April 20, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

Democrats’ Tax Plan Far from Equitable

RE: MAINE

Three months after Gov. Paul LePage rolled out his tax plan, legislative Democrats finally presented theirs last week. More...

Obituaries

Elsie E. Brown

HARPSWELL — Elsie E. Brown, 94, of Cundy’s Harbor, passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2015, surrounded by her daughters. She was born in West Point, on Dec. 18, 1920, the 12th child of Herman Sr. and Inez (Gilliam) Smith. More...

Maine

Record Store Day celebrates hometown vinyl shops

PORTLAND   Music lovers paying homage to their hometown record stores on Saturday were treated to dozens of releases of old-school recordings from artists ranging from Adam and the Ants to David Bowie to the Grateful Dead.  More...

Nation/World

Summer domestic airfares fall $2.01

After years of steadily-rising airfare, travelers this summer can expect a tiny bit of relief — $2.01 in savings to be exact.  The average roundtrip domestic ticket this summer, including taxes, now stands at $454, down less than a percent More...