February 4, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

EDITORIAL: Collins vs. Bellows. It's a race.  Free Access 

There’s only been one poll taken so far in the race between Shenna Bellows and Susan Collins for U.S. Senate, and that one was only a couple of weeks into Bellows’ entering the race, so we don’t know where the poll numbers are exactly. More...

Commentary

Building and renovating the future

GUEST COLUMN

Shovels in the ground ... more buildings under construction ... investments to grow our economy ... it’s all happening at SMCC’s Midcoast Campus at Brunswick Landing.  More...

Obituaries

Dorothy A. Robinson

BRUNSWICK — Dorothy A. Favreau Robinson, age 94, Sunnybrook Village, Brunswick, peacefully and gently went to be with the Lord on Jan. 31, 2014.  More...

World

Sochi orders killing of stray dogs

SOCHI, RUSSIA   Thousands of stray dogs have been living amid the mud and rubble of Olympic construction sites, roaming the streets and snowy mountainsides, and begging for scraps of food.  But as the games drew near, authorities have turne More...

Maine

Banning fake guns is ‘too broad’

AUGUSTA   State law enforcement officials said Monday that a bill that would ban BB guns and non-firing replica firearms in schools is necessary to protect students from potential tragedies, but opponents contend it is too broad and would do lit More...

Nation/World

Feds to make decision on car-to-car communications

WASHINGTON   Federal officials are planning to announce Monday whether automakers should be required to equip new cars and light trucks with technology that enables vehicles to communicate with each other to prevent collisions. More...