February 10, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Starting early

As students across Maine enjoy their school-free “snow days,” I often find myself thinking about how Maine is preparing our students for what lies ahead for them. More...

Obituaries

Gabrielle M. MacMillan

BRUNSWICK — Gabrielle Magnan MacMillan, 98, formerly of Auburn, MA, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, in Brunswick. She was born in St. Malo, Quebec, on Sept. 3, 1916, the daughter of Albert and Bertha Robidas.  More...

Maine

Man who caused Bangor standoff threatened to shoot, burn hostages

BANGOR   Armed with a loaded shotgun and a blowtorch, a Portland man who caused a sixhour standoff with Bangor police drove to the home of his ex-fiancee early Sunday and threatened to shoot and burn her and her new boyfriend, according to a pol More...

Nation/World

A pivotal time for transgender rights

As an Olympic legend transitions, the movement makes marked strides

NEW YORK   More...