April 21, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Time to fix ’em


We’ve managed to limp through winter, and there are some sure signs that spring is definitely on its way, including the incredulous looks on every face when we had the “freak” April snowstorm that we get every year.  More...


On budget, LePage has checked out


The State House press corps, more numerous than it was just a couple of years ago, is predominantly young and eager. More...


Report: Maine tax break expensive, ineffective

PORTLAND   State officials claim a 10- year-old program that uses tax incentives to attract companies to Maine has created about 10,000 jobs, but a new report concludes it costs the state more than it provides in benefits.  More...


Teen OK after riding in wheel well of Hawaii jet

HONOLULU   Officials say a 16-year-old boy is “lucky to be alive” and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane’s wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen.  More...