January 5, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

New Year’s Wish List

EDITORIAL

As the Legislature returns to the State House and the people’s work begins to be done, we’d like to offer our sincere wishes for a productive and thoughtfully bipartisan session. More...

Commentary

Outside the Box on Health Care

RE: MAINE

If you’re still thinking about resolutions, a good one for 2015 would be to pay more attention to your health and that of your neighbors.  No, we’re not talking about diet and exercise. More...

Obituaries

Vernon Warren

Vernon Warren, a longtime Brunswick resident whose adventurous life included a trans-America bicycle trip and a 1982 run for governor, died Dec. 9, 2014, in Shreveport, La. He was 73.  More...

Maine

Father, daughter find common bond in debate

Debating was part of Rebecca Pelletier’s life even before she could actually form sentences, let alone an argument. As a tot, she wandered debate tournaments while her father, Joe Pelletier, coached. More...

Nation/World

Jury selection to get underway in marathon attacks

BOSTON   People who lost loved ones or were injured in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings are clamoring for justice as jury selection gets underway in one of the nation’s most closely watched federal death penalty cases in two decades.  More...