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Janet Dionne Brand

January 23, 1942 – December 5, 2017

BRUNSWICK — Janet Dionne Brand died at her home from a hereditary, slowly debilitating, disease at age 75. Born in Brunswick, Maine, daughter of Arthur J. and Alberta Rand Dionne. More...


Collins, King announce almost $24M Navy contract for Bath Iron Works

BATH U.S. Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Angus King, I-Maine announced Tuesday that the Navy has awarded Bath Iron Works a $23,902,104 contract modification. The funding will be used to continue lead yard services for Arleigh Burke-class ships. More...


In Alabama, an unusual alliance yields a Democratic upset

MONTGOMERY, Alabama   Democrat Doug Jones assembled an unusual Deep South alliance to claim a Senate seat Tuesday in Republican dominated Alabama, combining strong turnout among African-Americans and white liberals with enough crossover support More...