March 2, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Bill O’Reilly: The make-believe war correspondent

GUEST COLUMN

A report that Fox News juggernaut Bill O’Reilly has been fluffing his war zone encounters was met with a collective chortle. Mainly because as a media-consuming public, we are not surprised to hear O’Reilly makes stuff up.  More...

Obituaries

Elizabeth M. Bailey

BRUNSWICK — Elizabeth M. “Libby” Bailey, 97, resident of Maurice Drive in Brunswick, former longtime resident of Orr’s Island, died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at Horizon’s Living and Rehabilitation Center in Brunswick. More...

Maine

Smelt fishermen await state ruling amid better year

BOWDOINHAM   The proprietors of Maine’s ice fishing shacks, where fishermen patiently sit by coolers of beer hoping to catch smelts they can batter and fry, say this winter was the season when the wriggling little fish finally came back to More...

Nation/World

Justice Department to make Ferguson announcements soon

WASHINGTON   Six months after 18-yearold Michael Brown died in the street in Ferguson, Missouri, the Justice Department is close to announcing its findings in the racially charged police shooting that launched "hands up, don't shoot" protests ac More...