May 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

On Rule One

EDITORIAL

The Attorney General will now be looking at the issue of the shredding of documents at Maine’s Centers for Disease Control, after the Government Oversight Committee voted Wednesday to refer the case to Janet Mills.  The letter sent to the More...

Commentary

Second District spotlights ‘Work Horse’ vs. ‘Show Horse’

RE: MAINE

With the Legislature finally out of town, attention turns to the June 10 primary – and to the 2nd Congressional District, where four candidates are competing to succeed Mike Michaud, the Democratic candidate for governor.  Republicans sou More...

Obituaries

Pantelis G. Zolas

BRUNSWICK — Pantelis “Pandy” Zolas, 79, passed away on Wednesday, May 14, 2014.  The son of George P. Zolas and Clio Sultana Evangelidou, he was born June 28, 1934, in Varna, Bulgaria. More...

World

Putin orders troops to return to home bases

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin has ordered troops deployed in regions near Ukraine to return to their home bases, the Kremlin said today.  The move appears to indicate Putin’s intention to deescalate the crisis over U More...

Nation/World

1950s crooner Jerry Vale dies in California

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jerry Vale, the beloved crooner known for his hightenor voice and romantic songs in the 1950s and early 1960s, has died. More...