The fight to keep tiny pollutants from reaching the dinner plate might start in the laundry room.
NEWFIELD (AP) — Police say a man in York County threatened his daughter and her boyfriend with an AR-15 assault-style weapon during a dispute.
They say a caller told them her father was arguing with her and her boyfriend Monday when he made the threat with the semi-automatic rifle. The caller, boyfriend and the caller’s children fled the home.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Several New Hampshire congresswomen are calling for the removal of the New England VA system’s regional director, saying he was unable to provide satisfactory answers to what he knew about deteriorating care at New Hampshire’s only veterans hospital.
CASCO (AP) — The driver of a truck that rolled over into a power line and cut power to most of a Maine region claims a sneeze caused the crash.
ROCKPORT (AP) — One of the most influential commercial fishing groups in New England is handing over its top position to a new leader for the first time in almost three decades.
The Maine Coast Fishermen’s Association invites Harpswell residents and interested parties to a presentation and discussion of “Beyond the Bow: A fisheries needs assessment of Harpswell..
Two teams of Mr. Ararat students put their science knowledge to the test last weekend.
A seasonal home at 102 Sunset Cove Road was destroyed by fire Tuesday afternoon.
The Lincoln County Sheriff ’s Office has confirmed an assault occurred at Two Bridges Regional Jail in Wiscasset on Saturday.
After weeks of discussion and testimony, the Legislature’s Taxation Committee voted in support of a tax credit for Bath Iron Works worth up to $60 million over 20 years.
The U.S. National Weather Service has a winter storm warning in effect from 7 p.m. Wednesday until 4 p.m. Thursday. Heavy snow and difficult travel is expected, including during Thursday morning’s commute.
Total snow accumulations of between 12-18 inches are expected.
With a nor’easter forecast to strike the Northeast today, Midcoast school officials are keeping an eye on the snow days they’ve racked up.
Given the most recent weather forecast as of Tuesday evening, Superintendent Brad Smith said Maine School Administrative District 75 would likely be canceling school Thursday.
Yet another threat reported at Mt. Ararat High School prompted students and staff to shelter in place Tuesday.
But, school administrators and police quickly determined there was no threat and school continued.
The matter arose around 11 a.m. and the report stemmed from a text message.
School officials and police say yet another threat reported at Mt. Ararat High School prompted students and staff to shelter in place Tuesday.
The matter has been resolved, and apparently stemmed from a text message between two students.
Mussels are the perfect choice for a weeknight meal. They’re a terrific source of lowfat protein, they’re inexpensive, they cook up quickly, and as they cook, they automatically generate tasty juices to whichever sauce you’re making.
[img_assist|nid=1205259|title=|desc= LIZ DEVLIN demonstrates the art of spinning at the Ulster American Folk Park in Omagh, Northern Ireland. The museum simulates the migrant experience during the 18th and 19th centuries when people left Ulster in the thousands searching for a better life in the New World.
I got a look of disbelief when I told a friend I had planted a tree that had been shipped from a nursery 2,000 miles away.
Trisha and Dennis Rawlings, a couple in their early 30s, are moving to suburban Chicago and leaving their over-60-year-old first home in the St. Louis area behind.
“We were looking at potentially buying a house,” Trisha says. But in the area where they want to live, the options within their budget were limited to purchasing an older home or building a new one.