March 11, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Race, History, a President, a Bridge

As our van in the presidential motorcade reached the crest of the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama, and began the descent toward the thousands of waiting faces and waving arms of those who had come to commemorate the 50th anniversary of “ More...

Obituaries

Joan E. Chandler

BATH — Joan E. Chandler, 74, of 3 Drummond St. and formerly of Gloucester, Mass., died at the home of her sister, Norma Presby-Barter, on Monday, March 9, 2015. More...

Maine

Bill would put two bats on endangered species list

PORTLAND   A bill that would add two bat species decimated by white nose syndrome to Maine’s endangered species list was submitted to the state legislature on Tuesday.  More...

Nation/World

7 Marines, 4 soldiers missing after helicopter crashes

PENSACOLA, Fla.   Seven Marines and four soldiers were missing early today after an Army helicopter crashed during a night training exercise at Eglin Air Force Base in the Florida Panhandle.  More...