July 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Of Hillary & Susan, Shenna & Elizabeth

I recently saw an arresting license plate from South Carolina.  More...

Obituaries

Leon Albert Pickard

TOPSHAM — Leon Albert Pickard, age 79, of Lewiston Road, passed away Monday, July 7, 2014, at home with his family around him. More...

World

Israel escalates aerial offensive on Gaza

JERUSALEM   Israel dramatically escalated its aerial assault in Gaza Thursday hitting hundreds of Hamas targets, as Palestinians reported 16 people killed in strikes that hit a home and a beachside cafe and Israel’s missile defense system More...

Maine

Gov. LePage defends Social Security stance

AUGUSTA (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage is defending his stance on Social Security after coming under fire from his political opponents for characterizing the program as “welfare.”  More...