The U.S. Supreme Court won’t hear an appeal from a Maine pastor who challenged a state law’s noise limit that was used to restrict his anti-abortion protest outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Portland.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin reported more than $2.2 million in his campaign war chest as of March as Democratic opponents prepare for their June primary.
WINDHAM (AP) — Police in Maine say five men were able to make it to safety after their pickup truck slid off a road and crashed into the Pleasant River.
The crash happened around 1:39 p.m. Monday in Windham. Police say the truck slid down an icy road leading to a bridge before it plunged into the river. All five occupants escaped the truck without any injuries.
Topsham police have released a sketch of the suspect they believe robbed a tanning salon last week.
In a post on the police department’s Facebook page, a rendering drawn by sketch artist shows a white male with bushy brown hair and light stubble on his chin.
[img_assist|nid=1212738|title=|desc= JULIE NICKERSON, principal of Freepor t’s Morse Street School, right, discusses surveys to be distributed in the community to gather public input into Regional School Unit 5’s development of a new strategic plan for the district while Superintendent Becky Foley, left, and school board member Lindsay Sterling listen.
School’s out — for the week — but there is still plenty for kids of all ages to do.
One such event is the return of the popular Big Truck Day at the Topsham Public Library. A number of large vehicles will be parked at the library on Friday for kids to explore. It will take place from 10 a.m. to noon.
BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Downtown Association’s Speaker Series will host Down East Magazine Editor Kathleen Fleury on Thursday, April 26, at The Brunswick Hotel & Tavern. Open to the public. Brunswick Downtown Association’s
The wait for retail medical marijuana operations in Lisbon will soon be over.
A 90-day moratorium put in place by councilors in January is set to expire, but a new ordinance is ready for adoption. A final reading and vote will take place at tonight’s town council meeting.
A bill to align the state’s retirement disability standards to those used by the Veterans Administration has become with Gov. Paul LePage’s signature.
The city of Bath will celebrate Earth Day on Sunday by banning single-use plastic bags and polystyrene containers.
More than 90 acres of Woodward Point in Brunswick may be preserved thanks, in part, to some federal funding.
U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, announced Monday that more than $570,000 has been given for the effort.
All that stands between a six-month ban and a homeless shelter moving forward is a public hearing and Brunswick Town Council decision.
The Bowdoin College softball team picked up its fifth consecutive NESCAC victory after holding off a late Trinity charge for a 4-2 Eastern series opening win.
Connor Brown erupted for three goals to power Mt. Ararat to a season-opening 5-2 boys high school lacrosse win over Maranacook/ Winthrop on Thursday.
The Eagles (1-0) received 13 saves from netminder Dan Jackson, including six in the opening quarter.
Matt Calvert scored 12:22 into overtime, Sergei Bobrovsky made 54 saves and the Columbus Blue Jackets overcame two goals from Alex Ovechkin beat the Washington Capitals 5-4 on Sunday night to take a 2-0 lead in the first-round playoff series.
On Friday afternoon, Messalonskee High School sophomore Sadie Colby made her first start in goal — varsity, junior varsity, pickup game in the backyard, anything. Colby measures her service time as a lacrosse goalie in weeks.