September 29, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

An Idea So Old It Could Be New Again

RE: MAINE

The state election campaign this year does seem unusually dismal.  Is it the floods of money unleashed by the U.S. More...

Obituaries

Elio H. Scherpa

BRUNSWICK — Elio H. Scherpa, of Bath Road, Brunswick, ME, and Scherpa Street, Agawam, MA, died surrounded by his loving family at age 91 on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at Mid Coast Senior Health Center in Brunswick.  More...

World

Pro-democracy protests expand in Hong Kong

HONG KONG   Pro-democracy protesters wearing surgical masks and holding up umbrellas to protect against tear gas expanded their rallies throughout Hong Kong today, defying calls to disperse in a major pushback against Beijing’s decision to More...

Nation/World

Teens who crossed U.S. border enter schools

FRANKFORD, DEL.   The group of mostly Spanish speaking teenage boys with styled spiky hair and high-top sneakers enthusiastically pecks away on handheld tablets at the G.W. More...