February 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Sports

Shipbuilders nearly pull off epic comeback

Down 13, Morse boys score final 12 points in a 45-44 semi loss

PORTLAND   For three-and-a-half quarters, the Morse High School boys basketball team struggled from the field and the free-throw line in the Western Maine Class B semifinals at the Cumberland County Civic Center on Thursday.  More...

Letters

Great job, Chairman Pols

To the Editor:  In my opinion, the town of Brunswick finally has a Town Council chairperson who is taking positive steps to benefit the people of Brunswick.  The termination of the town manager couldn’t come soon enough; what a breath More...

Worship

A new leader for Maine’s Catholics

Deeley installed as 12th bishop of Portland Diocese

PORTLAND   The Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland welcomed its 12th bishop on Feb. More...

Maine

State knew in 2010 of mercury in lobster

PORTLAND   State officials were briefed about high levels of mercury contamination in lobsters caught around the mouth of the Penobscot River more than three years before the Department of Marine Resources shut the area down for fishing this wee More...

Nation/World

We remember

The Department of Defense announced the recent deaths of servicemen in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. More...