February 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Two swim titles for Brunswick’s Samson

Dragons finish third in State A meet

ORONO   Cheverus High School was trailing after five events by 34 points, but won the final event, the 400-yard freestyle relay, by two-tenths of a second to edge Bangor in the relay and successfully defend its Class A swimming and diving champi More...


Fire victims grateful for aid

To the Editor:  The neighbors of Ware Road, Freeport, held a fundraising dinner to benefit two families who lost a great deal in fires on the same day.  More...

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Tue/18  MISCELLANEOUS  RESUME WRITING WORKSHOP, 5:30-  6:30 p.m., Lisbon Falls Community  Library. Space limited. 353-6564.  Free. SENIOR GROUP MEETING, noon,  Westrum House, Topsham. Topsham  More...


Hyde, Erhard

HARPSWELL — It is with great joy that Katherine Beck, along with her husband, James M. Whittemore, Esq. of Harpswell, announces the engagement of her son, Lincoln Beck Erhard, to Jaimie Plimpton Hyde.  More...


Towns across state slow to embrace brining roads

WINSLOW   Environmental advocates and state officials are urging Maine towns to re-think their use of sand and salt on winter roadways, but few are embracing the alternatives.  More...


What can unite tea partyers and liberals? The NSA

WASHINGTON   Hoyt Sparks says he has no use for liberal Democrats and their “socialistic, Marxist, communist” ways.  Toni Lewis suspects tea party Republicans are “a bunch of people who probably need some mental health tre More...