January 23, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

King and Snowden

For those young enough not to appreciate Dr. More...

Obituaries

Robert E. Sammons

ORR’S ISLAND — The Rev. Robert E. Sammons, 87, of Back Shore Lane, died Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014.  He was born in Brockton, MA, April 11, 1926, the son of E. Thomas and Elizabeth Anderson Sammons.  More...

World

Fire at Quebec senior home kills 3

L’ISLE-VERTE, Quebec (AP) — Fire raged through a seniors’ residence in eastern Quebec this morning, killing three people and leaving about 30 unaccounted for. More...

Maine

Towns to state: Pay up

Municipalities rail against $40M in LePage cuts to revenue sharing

AUGUSTA   Further reductions in state aid to cities and towns will result in cuts to essential services and skyrocketing property taxes, municipal officials told lawmakers on Wednesday.  More...