June 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

Are Our Young People Ready?

COMMENTARY

As we look forward to our young people graduating from high schools across the state, the million dollar question is, “Are they ready?” Are they ready for college without remediation? More...

Commentary

Creating a Buzz

GUEST COLUMN

Community colleges are like bee farms.  Beekeepers aim to produce honey, and the smart ones locate near flowering sources such as orchards that provide the nectar needed by bees to produce honey. More...

Obituaries

Peter D. Harvie

BRUNSWICK — On June 14, 2014, Peter D. Harvie completed his wonderful trip through this world. More...

Maine

Abortion raised as issue in Maine governor’s race

PORTLAND   Abortion rights supporters are raising the issue in the race for the Blaine House this November.  The Planned Parenthood Maine Action Fund PAC, which threw support behind Democrat Mike Michaud on Monday, says Maine “cannot More...

Nation/World

3 inmates set to die this week are first since botched execution

ST. LOUIS   There have been no U.S. executions in the seven weeks since an Oklahoma inmate died of a heart attack following a botched lethal injection. More...