June 2, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Maine Keeping Political Debate Honest

RE: MAINE

The state elections commission struck a powerful blow for political accountability last Wednesday when it unanimously accepted a staff recommendation and fined the National Organization for Marriage more than $50,000 — a record — for refu More...

Obituaries

Aline Blauvelt

BATH — Aline Blauvelt, 90, of High Street, died Tuesday, May 27, 2014, at her residence.  She was born in Paris, France, on April 13, 1924, a daughter of Marcel and Marie Madeleine Colas.  More...

Maine

South Portland woman killed by train

SOUTH PORTLAND (AP) — The woman struck and killed by an Amtrak Downeaster train in Maine over the weekend has been identified as a South Portland woman.  More...

Nation/World

Freed soldier’s parents say they’re proud of their son

BOISE, Idaho   The father of an American soldier who was just released after spending five years in the hands of the Taliban says his family is starting on the next step of a long mission: Helping Sgt. More...