November 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

Help Make Elections Cleaner

Maine has been a leader in the effort to get big money out of elections. More...

Commentary

What Really Counts When We Vote

RE: MAINE

This has been an unusually turbulent midterm election, with candidates and causes buffeted around in rapid succession.  For reasons best known to themselves, most political pundits wrote a 2014 election script long ago, titling it “Republi More...

Obituaries

Robert H. Jackson

EDGARTOWN, MA — Robert Henry Jackson, of Edgartown, MA, passed away peacefully on Oct. 18, 2014, surrounded by his family, after a long struggle with Parkinson’s disease and Lewy Body Dementia, at Hill House in Bath, ME.  More...

Maine

After fatal fire, questions about victims, cause

PORTLAND   After an intense blaze tore through a two-apartment house near the University of Southern Maine, killing five people and critically injuring another, investigators returned to the scene Sunday hunting for clues to the cause of the sta More...

Nation/World

Terminally ill woman in Ore. takes own life

PORTLAND, Ore. Brittany Maynard stuck by her decision. More...