November 18, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

Restrict Food Stamps?

Maine spends a lot of money on welfare. And, child nutrition in Maine is problematic at the best of times, with malnutrition easily masquerading as obesity.  Simple solution? More...

Commentary

Was it a Win or a Loss?

As this is being written, it’s been a week since Maine voters went to the polls and gave us a result that both pleased and disappointed everyone. Among those deservedly disappointed were the pollsters who got it so wrong.  More...

Obituaries

Richard Ernest Morgan

Richard E. Morgan, Bowdoin Class of 1959, and William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Constitutional Law, died on Nov. 13, 2014, at the age of 77. More...

Maine

Students disrupt meeting of UMS trustees

PORTLAND   University of Southern Maine students frustrated over budget cuts that eliminated programs and led to staff reductions disrupted University of Maine System trustees on Monday, marching into their meeting, chanting “stop the cuts More...