October 28, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Marching On

I traveled to New York City last month for the Peoples’ Climate March.  More...

Obituaries

Janet G. Bonney

HARPSWELL — Longtime Harpswell resident, Janet Gates Bonney, children’s book author and gift shop entrepreneur, died peacefully on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at age 90 in Bath, ME.  More...

World

3 1/2-year conflict in Syria roiling economy

DAMASCUS, Syria   The middle-aged salesman sat glumly among an array of shorts, khaki leisure suits bedecked with gold belts and dresses with plunging necklines in the ancient Damascus bazaar — luxuries few can afford in today's Syria.&nbs More...

Nation/World

Who decides on Ebola quarantines?

WASHINGTON   For Americans wondering why President Barack Obama hasn’t forced all states to follow a single, national rule for isolating potential Ebola patients, the White House has a quick retort: Talk to the Founding Fathers.  More...