January 16, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Falcons help Clippers past Mt. Ararat, 2-1

Freeport/Yarmouth co-op girls hockey improves to 9-2-1

BRUNSWICK   Freeport High School junior Emily Johnson can still remember the first day she walked into the Yarmouth girls hockey team’s locker room as a young freshman, along with goaltender and fellow Freeport native Hannah Williams.  More...


Blame the poor, end the democracy

To the Editor: For more than 50 years, we have been told by the wealthy that the poor were waging a class war against the rich. It was never true, but repeated over and over until people convinced themselves it was. More...

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Thu/16  BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC  CHANS BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC,  11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., People Plus,  35 Union St., Brunswick. Free. More...


Danish cinnamon rolls too spicy!

COPENHAGEN, Denmark   Easy on the cinnamon! That advice from Denmark’s food authority has rankled pastry chefs whose cinnamon rolls were found to violate the European Union’s spice rules.  More...


Another crack at Medicaid

Eves, Dems offer ‘compromise’ to expand coverage

AUGUSTA The House’s top Democrat on Wednesday morning presented what he called a “compromise” bill to expand Medicaid in the state to roughly 70,000 of the poorest Mainers. More...



AN AIRPLANE PASSES under the full moon, known in the Farmers’ Almanac as the “Wolf Moon,” on its final approach to Los Angeles International Airport over Whittier, Calif., on Wednes More...