October 1, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

The Cost of Peace

We are familiar with the term, “peace dividend,” meaning that as a war ends, there is an effort, at least, to beat swords into ploughshares and have extra money to spend on domestic needs, or to pay down the debt if you happen to be an Au More...

Obituaries

John “Jack” Carrington

BRUNSWICK — John “Jack” Carrington, 74, of Brunswick, ME, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at Maine Medical Center in Portland, ME. Jack was born Aug. More...

World

Protesters to HK boss: Quit or we occupy govt. buildings

HONG KONG   Student leaders of prodemocracy protests in Hong Kong warned today that if the territory’s leader doesn’t resign by the end of Thursday they will step up their actions, including occupying several important government bui More...

Nation/World

Ebola case stokes concerns for Liberians in Texas area

DALLAS   The first case of Ebola diagnosed in the U.S. More...