March 11, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Branded in Maine


Gov. Paul LePage chose Brunswick Landing to unveil his “Open For Business Zones” plan Monday in an appearance long on campaign themes, short on particulars; long on anecdotes, short on evidence.  More...


Newspapers nurture community, at a price


Last month I congratulated my staff on a modest drop in our 2013 print circulation. In an industry that’saveraginga5to10percent annual loss of print subscribers, it turns out we’re doing OK. More...


Russell Peter Schaefer

BRUNSWICK — Russell Peter Schaefer, 69, of 229 River Road, passed away in his home on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, following a courageous ten-year battle with cancer.  More...


Falmouth man’s trial for murder postponed

PORTLAND (AP) — The trial of a Falmouth man charged with fatally shooting his mother has been postponed because lawyers were unable to select a jury out of a pool of more than 100 people.  Jury selection for the murder trial of 47-year-old More...


Senators rally behind military sexual assault bill

WASHINGTON   Senators rallied behind significant changes in military law to curb rape and sexual assault within the ranks, approving steps to protect the victims and barring the "good soldier defense" to ensure evidence alone determines a defend More...