June 30, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Commentary

‘Downeaster’ Theater of the Absurd

GUEST OPINION

Maine Department of Environmental Protection’s order with conditions mitigating the impact of a planned 52,000-square-foot railroad maintenance and layover facility for Amtrak’s “Downeaster” next to a Brunswick neighborhood be More...

Obituaries

Michele A. St. Clair

ROCKPORT — Michele Anne (Hodgkins) St. Clair, age 63, died on Friday, June 26, 2015, after a short illness at Maine Medical Center in Portland. She was born in Brunswick on Jan. 15, 1952. More...

Maine

East Millinocket voters reject national park by wide margin

EAST MILLINOCKET   Residents voted 320-191 against a proposed 150,000-acre North Woods national park in a nonbinding referendum on Monday.  The 40 percent of registered voters who participated in Monday’s polling exceeds the 36 percen More...

Nation/World

Christie back at high school to announce presidential run

NEWARK, N.J.   New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who spent three years as president of his high school class, is returning to his alma mater to announce he’s running for president of his country.  More...