July 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

Time To Let It Go

EDITORIALS

As difficult as it may be to accept, it is time to let the fight for Cedar Beach go. A portion of the beach is open to the public. The road to access it, however, is private property. More...

Commentary

Making the Trains Run on Time

RE: MAINE

Over the last 15 years, Maine has been a leader in bringing back passenger train travel. Armed with substantial federal funding — first from Sen.  More...

Obituaries

Martha H. Noble

BOWDOINHAM — Martha Hinkley Noble, 78, of the Pork Point Road, died on July 26, 2014, at Freeport Nursing Home.  Per Martha's request there will not be any services.  Arrangements are under the care of Kincer Funeral Home, 130 Pleasan More...

World

Israeli strikes on Gaza, rocket fire, break lull

JERUSALEM   Israeli jets struck three sites in Gaza today after a rocket was launched at Israel, the military said, disrupting a relative lull in the war-torn territory at the start of a major Muslim holiday.  More...

Nation/World

Police indicate ‘Spider-Man’ slugged officer in Times Square

NEW YORK   A man dressed as Spider-Man was arrested on charges he slugged a police officer who told him to stop harassing tourists in Times Square.  Junior Bishop, 25, of Brooklyn, was charged with assaulting an officer, resisting arrest an More...