TOPSHAM — Kathleen “Kit” A. Jensen, 80, formerly of Richmond, died Thursday, September 21, 2017, at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick.
Mexican government officials are still tallying up the economic losses of the magnitude 7.1 earthquake that caused widespread damage in the capital, but for the manager of a downtown restaurant it is already all too clear.
A high-stakes week got off to a bad start for President Donald Trump, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and the GOP.
A key defection in GOP ranks Monday appeared to sink their health care drive anew, while another disappointment loomed today as the Senate candidate backed by both Trump and McConnell struggled in the polls in an Alabama Senate runoff election.
LISBON FALLS — David C. McCausland 48, died unexpectedly at his home, Saturday September 23, 2017. He was born February 7, 1969 in Syracuse, NY. David graduated from Mt. Ararat High School with the class of 1987. He was a self employed mechanic. David’s passion was music. He had made several guitars and played in bands.
BRUNSWICK — Joseph Charles Leon Alexander, beloved husband, father and grandfather, died Wednesday, September 20 at his home surrounded by family – his wife of 43 years, Susan, and his children, Scott, Brian and Stacy – ending a two-year battle with cancer. He was 63.
DEAR ABBY: I have been married for 17 years to the love of my life. I met her 40 years ago while we were growing up in the same neighborhood. Last year she decided our marriage is over.
The (liberal) image makeover of Sean Spicer is dramatic, flamboyant and, well, very “Hollywood.”
In 1789, Thomas Jefferson was confirmed as the first United States secretary of state.
In 1937, the radio drama "The Shadow," starring Orson Welles, premiered.
In 1957, "West Side Story" opened on Broadway.
In 1960, John F. Kennedy and Republican Richard M. Nixon faced off before a national TV audience from Chicago.
As Mainers and millions around the country anxiously await news on whether yet another last-ditch Republican effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act has the votes to move forward before a procedural deadline on September 30th, all eyes are once again falling on Maine’s Sen.
AUBURN (AP) — The city of Auburn has corrected a mistake on the gravestone of a Civil War hero.
Union Cpl. Moses C. Hanscom captured the Confederate flag on Oct. 14, 1863, at the Battle of Bristoe Station in Virginia, but the Medal of Honor recipient’s name was misspelled on the marker in Oak Hill Cemetery in Auburn after his death in 1873.
BANGOR (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage is threatening to remove sheriffs from office who refuse to detain immigrants for federal immigration officials.
Maine’s constitution appears to give the governor some authority in removing elected sheriffs.
A five-year-boy has been hospitalized after falling from a third story window on Lisbon Street Monday morning.
The incident was reported at 7:50 a.m. Monday. The boy was transported by Lisbon Emergency to the nearby MTM Center on School Street where a LifeFlight emergency medical helicopter was waiting. From there, he was flown to Maine Medical Center in Portland.
Attorneys will argue Friday whether the recent movement of a research vessel by 100 ft. is enough to successfully resolve a years-long zoning dispute.
Researchers with the federal government and the New England Aquarium have developed a new model they said will provide better estimates about the North Atlantic right whale population, and the news isn’t good.
OLD TOWN (AP) — Two young children strapped in their car seats have survived a Maine highway crash and a night in the wrecked car where their mother died.
State police spokesman Steve McCausland says 26- year-old Liza Parker, of Bangor, died after her station wagon rolled several times before coming to rest in a wooded Interstate 95 median in Old Town.