March 27, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Tax Proposal Raises Questions

Gov. Paul LePage is seeking major changes to our taxation system in his proposed state budget. More...

Obituaries

Eleanor R. Swanson

Eleanor Ruth Swanson, or Mimi, of West Bath and formerly Brunswick, Maine, passed away on March 18, 2015, after 82 years of a wonderful life.  More...

World

Arabs inch closer to joint Arab force

SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt   Arab leaders meeting this weekend in this Egyptian Red Sea resort are moving closer than ever to creating a joint Arab military force, a sign of a new determination among Saudi Arabia, Egypt and their allies to intervene More...

Nation/World

Senate OKs Republican balanced-budget plan, following House

WASHINGTON   Republicans muscled a balanced-budget plan through the Senate early today, positioning Congress for months of battling President Barack Obama over the GOP’s goals of slicing spending and dismantling his health care law.  More...