April 22, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

Chris Christie Has Gone to Pot

Amidst all the early GOP presidential jockeying, let’s check on our Jersey boy Chris Christie. Looks like the tough-love guv surfaced this week on a radio show and ranted about reefer madness.  More...

Commentary

Proposed Amtrak MLF: Wrong Town, Wrong Time, Wrong Reasons

Area residents know all too well that there’s been a major kerfuffle over the Northern New England Passenger Rail Authority’s plan to build a Maintenance and Layover Facility in Brunswick. More...

Obituaries

Fred B. Webster

Fred B. Webster died on April 14, 2015, with his beloved wife Colleen and dog Charlie by his side.  More...

World

Italy: Refugee camps in Niger, Sudan to stem migrant flow

ROME   Italy pressed the European Union today to devise concrete, robust steps to stop the deadly tide of migrants on smugglers’ boats in the Mediterranean, including setting up refugee camps in countries bordering Libya.  Italian Def More...

Nation/World

Protesters take to Baltimore streets after man’s death

BALTIMORE   Amid tears and cries for justice, demonstrators poured into the streets of Baltimore carrying signs emblazoned with the name of a man who died from a spinal injury he suffered while in police custody. More...