October 14, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page

Letters

Educate the kids of ‘Arsuwon’

To the Editor:  Reading “Reject bond for RSU 1 until cost share fixed” (OpEd, Oct. More...

Et Cetera

CALENDAR

Mon/14  BLOOD DRIVE  AMERICAN RED CROSS Donor Center, noon-7 p.m., 524 Forest Ave., Portland; www.RedCrossBlood.org or 1-800-REDCROSS.  MISCELLANEOUS  DRESDEN HISTORICAL SOCIETY, 7 p.m., Yellow Schoolhouse, Dresden. More...

Word Jr.

Scarecrow’s thanksgiving (a Canadian Thanksgiving story)

TELL ME A STORY

Long ago, on the shores of the St. Lawrence River, Owl perched in his willow tree and looked out at the world. “Hoo hoo,” he called out, and at the sound, all the wild creatures gathered. They respected Owl and always came when he called. More...

Maine

March against drones steps toward Bath

SKOWHEGAN (AP) — A group of residents is taking opposition to unmanned aerial surveillance drones to the streets.  The Maine Drone Peace Walk made its way through Skowhegan on Sunday after starting in Limestone last week. More...

Nation/World

Default looming, no solution yet

DAY 14 OF SHUTDOWN

WASHINGTON   The United States moved perilously closer to an economy rattling default and a partial government shutdown entered its third week as Senate Democratic and Republican leaders remained at odds over spending in their last-ditch negotia More...