December 4, 2013 RSS feed / Front Page


Brunswick winter sports preview

Dragons set to open up

BRUNSWICK   The winter sports season begins for the Brunswick High School Dragons, with boys and girls basketball, and swim teams opening Friday, and Mike Routhier’s boys ice hockey squad traveling to the brand new Norway Savings Bank Aren More...


Mid-coast angels in our midst (Part 1)

To the Editor: On Sept. 15, my daughter was involved in a serious single-car accident on Interstate 295 in Bowdoinham. She had a very special passenger on board, as well: my 9-year-old granddaughter. More...

Et Cetera


Wed/04  HOLIDAY  CHRISTMAS BREAKFAST, 9 a.m. The  Mid-Coast Retired Educators Assn. will hold its Christmas Breakfast at the  More...


Spiffy Knickers

Planet-friendly underwear business plans 2014 launch

BRUNSWICK Ecologically-minded and health-conscious consumers can’t buy locally produced, organically sourced cotton underwear quite yet. But come February 2014, if Courtney Ross’s business plan holds true, they’ll be able to. More...


Mid-coast miner wins federal action

THOMASTON   Ferraiolo Construction Inc. and owner John Ferraiolo, operators of the Portable Pioneer Plant in Thomaston, will provide back pay to a former employee and take other corrective action to resolve a lawsuit filed by the U.S. More...


US trade deficit drops to $40.6 billion

WASHINGTON   The U.S. trade deficit fell in October, helped by America’s energy boom that lifted exports to an all-time high.  The trade gap narrowed to $40.6 billion in October, the Commerce Department said today. More...