June 25, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Welfare, Party and Maine

A new poll came out this week that shows, among other things, how polarized we are in Maine. There doesn’t seem to be a lot of crossover on the issue of welfare.  More...

Obituaries

Fernande E. Poliquin

Fernande E. Poliquin, former resident of Brunswick, Maine, passed away at home in Sahuarita, AZ, on Feb. 20, 2014, with her daughter and son-in-law by her side. More...

World

Crime, belief they can stay drive migrants to U.S.

ARRIAGA, Mexico   On the last day of school Gladys Chinoy memorized her mother’s phone number in New York City and boarded a bus to Guatemala’s northern border.  More...

Nation/World

Bipartisan group proposes plan to end gridlock

AUGUSTA   A national congressional primary day and fiveday workweeks for Congress are among dozens of recommendations to reduce gridlock in Washington from a bipartisan group of leaders including former Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe.  More...