WHITEFIELD (AP) — A car crash has seriously damaged historical gravestones in a Maine cemetery belonging to mostly Irish Catholic immigrants from the 19th century.
PORTLAND (AP) — A Maine woman who says she was taken from Florida to Maine while shackled inside of a dog cage has filed a federal lawsuit against Maine county officials and the contracted private transportation company.
Meghan Quinn says she was arrested in Florida in 2016 on an outstanding warrant in Androscoggin County in her lawsuit filed Wednesday.
Commercial fishermen and environmental groups agree that a longstanding dispute over the future of at-sea monitoring is far from over, despite recent funding help from Congress.
A bill that will enable a Maine lobster marketing group to continue touting the state's signature seafood export in the coming years became law on Monday.
The cause of a March 27 fire that destroyed at 760 White Road will remain a mystery.
State Fire Investigator Mary MacMaster said Monday she was unable to definitely determine the origin and cause of the blaze. She did, however, say witnesses told her the fire started around the wood stove chimney.
BATH — Registration opens Wednesday, April 18 for a Red Cross babysitter training course, to be held at Patten Free Library on Saturday, May 12. Participants will earn certification in one full-day session running from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Danielle C. Palmer of Topsham and Jamie R. Ross of Brunswick were elected to membership in Phi Beta Kappa this spring at Colby College.
RICHMOND — The Richmond High School Alumni Association Scholarship Fund is offering support to graduating seniors at Richmond High School who are pursuing post-secondary education.
Bowdoinham Public Library celebrated books with tasty treats last week.
Community members gathered Friday to vote for their favorite entries in the library’s third annual Edible Book Festival. For the event, people picked a book and created a display that represented that book. The one catch? Everything must be edible.
A bill designed to help fishermen with medical issues is now law.
Sponsored by Rep. Joyce “Jay” McCreight, D-Harpswell, the bill was passed by the Maine Legislature last month and became law without the governor’s signature last week.
Daria Goggins wants those who she says caused her emotional distress by killing her two pet cows brought to justice.
[img_assist|nid=1211281|title=|desc= TEDFORD HOUSING’S family emergency shelter is located on Federal Street in Brunswick.
This shattered town mourned its revered local youth hockey team, trying to come to grips with a devastating highway accident that killed 15 players and team personnel and injured the other 14 people on their bus.
Jaylen Brown could see the fourth quarter well enough from the Boston bench to know he wasn’t worried about the Celtics’ recent stumbles.
Portland put together four straight, two-out hits, scoring three times in the eighth inning, but Binghamton held on for a 4-3 Eastern League win in the series finale on Sunday afternoon at NYSEG Stadium.
Portland was swept in the three-game series and resumes its trip tonight in Reading.