WATERVILLE ( AP) — The executive director of a shelter in Maine where two pit bulls disappeared after being ordered euthanized has resigned.
Lisa Smith resigned two days after the dogs went missing from the Humane Society Waterville Area.
AUGUSTA (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage says his longtime deputy chief of staff is stepping down.
Kathleen Newman also served as LePage’s legislative director. The Republican governor said on Monday that Newman has decided to leave her position.
PORTLAND ( AP) — Maine’s governor has issued a state of emergency proclamation as state grapples with a powerful wind and rain storm and thousands of power outages.
The number of homes and businesses in the dark in Maine has surpassed the peak number from the infamous ice storm of 1998. More than 480,000 homes were in the dark Monday afternoon.
More than 50 members of the Mid Coast Hospital Auxiliary joined together on Wednesday, October 11 for an Annual Meeting and brunch held at Brunswick Hotel and Tavern. The event highlighted the 2017 accomplishments of the Auxiliary, as well as the election of new board members and contributions of the Auxiliary to priority projects of Mid Coast Hospital.
The fourth annual Women’s Shipbuilding Day in Bath will take place at the Maine’s First Ship’s waterfront boatshed on Sunday, Nov. 12 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
With a weather emergency issued for Bowdoin College, and non-essential staff asked to stay home Monday, crews on the Brunswick campus were cleaning up from the aftermath of Sunday night’s storm.
“It’s kind of a mess up here,” Scott Hood, senior vice president of communications and public affairs for the college, said on Monday afternoon.
Brunswick police say an elderly man is dead and three other people are injured following wrong-way crash on Monday night.
On Monday at 7:48 p.m., police received a call about a sedan driving the wrong way in the northbound lane of the divided section of Route 1 near Cook’s Corner.
• THE TIMES RECORD did not print Monday due to yesterday’s storm and ensuing power outage. We thank you for your understanding. Sections A and B are labeled as Monday pages. Today’s edition includes an additional C section that includes additional news and sports and are labeled Tuesday pages.
Hundreds of thousands are left without power throughout Maine, after high winds Monday knocked out lines and trees, leaving many roads — particularly in the Midcoast — impassable. Recovery from the storm could take at least a week in some areas.
Brunswick police say an elderly man is dead following a car crash Monday night.
Brunswick police are investigating a fatal vehicle crash reported Sunday morning.
The Brunswick Communications Center received a 911 call Sunday just after 8 a.m. reporting a single vehicle crash at the intersection of Maine Street and Pleasant Hill Road.
Two cats were killed in a fire in Lisbon that damaged a home on Patterson Street late Friday morning.
The Great Falls Model Railroad Club annual fall train show will be held at Mt. Ararat High School in Topsham on Nov. 4, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Unitarian Universalist Church of Brunswick Concerts for a Cause series will present “Under the Song Tree” on Saturday.
ARIES Mar. 21 - Apr. 20
Aries, don’t get caught up in too much gossip, as it can only negatively impact your relationships. Take the higher ground whenever possible and you will stay above the fray.
TAURUS Apr. 21 - May 21
DEAR ABBY: My husband, daughter and I all have birthdays in the same month. My mother in-law always sends gifts for me and my daughter, but never to my husband, her son. He tries to shrug it off, but I know it bothers him.