November 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

‘Metropolitan’ University?

The University of Southern Maine encompasses three campuses, in Portland, Gorham and Lewiston. More...

Obituaries

Jack G. Oswald

AUBURN — Jack Gustav Oswald, 78, a resident of Jay, formerly of Brunswick and a native of Jamaica (Queens), NY, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at the Hospice House in Auburn with his family by his side.  More...

Maine

FairPoint strike continues after mediation fails

PORTLAND   The first meeting between Fair- Point Communications and union representatives in nearly three months took an hour Tuesday and made no progress toward ending an impasse that led to a strike in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.  More...

Nation/World

Republicans: Keystone pipeline down, not out

WASHINGTON   Incoming Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is promising the new Republican majority will quickly resurrect Keystone XL pipeline legislation killed by Democrats, potentially setting up an early 2015 veto confrontation with Presi More...