May 6, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Letters

Time to address solid waste

In order to solve a problem, it first must be identified. The true problem facing the town of Woolwich (and other communities) is environmental — landfills reaching capacity and such demand a solution.  More...

Et Cetera

CALENDAR

WED/6  MISCELLANEOUS  CHILDREN’S BOOK SALE, 10a.m. to 8p.m., Patten Free Library. Previously loved books. Special: Babies get one book free.  TOPSHAM GARDEN CLUB MEETING, noon, Topsham Public Library. More...

Maine

Lawmakers wrestle with whether Maine can afford to eliminate income tax

AUGUSTA   It would mean a lot more money in Mainers’ paychecks, but critics of Gov. Paul LePage’s plan to eliminate the income tax say the cost is simply too high for the state to bear.  More...

Nation/World

Woman celebrates birthday with kindness

BRISTOL, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee woman celebrated her 21st birthday by performing 21 acts of kindness to people she had never met across the city of Bristol.  More...