December 10, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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CALENDAR

We welcome community groups to list their special events in Calendar. Items should be submitted two weeks in advance. More...

Business

Artful Cranberry

Freeport business decorates the holiday season with beautiful wreaths

FREEPORT Peeping out of a cardboard box, one of Deena Prestegard’s Artful Cranberry wreaths gleamed like a coil of strung rubies as it caught the afternoon light from the kitchen window where it was being packaged for local delivery. More...

Maine

National Grid joins proposal for 300-mile cable

PORTLAND   Utility giant National Grid is partnering with a company that specializes in underwater cable projects in an alliance seeking to build a 300-mile cable to bring Canadian hydropower and Maine wind power to Greater Boston to help meet t More...

Nation/World

SIC torture report catalogs brutality against detainees

WASHINGTON   The United States brutalized scores of terror suspects with interrogation tactics that turned secret CIA prisons into chambers of suffering and did nothing to make America safer after the 9/11 attacks, Senate investigators concluded More...