June 12, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Justice Shrugged

Thank goodness for the Fourth Estate and its ability to hold our government’s feet to the fire of the first amendment, especially when the first amendment is what is being trampled by those piqued at being caught violating the fourth amendment. More...

Obituaries

Jonathan Weil Reitman

BRUNSWICK — Jonathan Weil Reitman, age 65, local and international conflict resolution advocate, teacher, and writer, died Saturday, June 7, 2014, at a local hospital after a life affirming battle with cancer.  More...

Maine

Man charged with leaving creepy notes

KENNENBUNK — An Old Orchard Beach man is facing charges for allegedly leaving creepy notes in the mailboxes of two Kennebunk homes that appeared to threaten children and were signed “pervert.”  Police say 39-year-old Robert Sim More...

Nation/World

90-year-old ex-president to make parachute jump

KENNEBUNKPORT   Former President George H.W. Bush can no longer use his legs, but he isn’t letting that stop him from keeping a vow he made five years ago: to jump from an aircraft on his 90th birthday, which is today.  More...