Jeff Flake has a direct message for the Republicans of New Hampshire: Someone needs to stop Donald Trump. And Flake, a Republican senator from Arizona, may stand up against the Republican president in 2020 — either as a Republican or an independent — if no one else does.
President Donald Trump has owned up to making things up.
For a meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Trump was by his own admission unprepared — deficient in the fundamentals of the Canada-U.S. trade relationship that he’d been railing about since the campaign.
Russia will expel British diplomats in a worsening global standoff over a nerve agent attack on an ex-spy — but still isn’t saying when or how many.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov today also accused Britain of violating international law and said Britain’s defense minister “lacks education.”
March came in like a lion for this Brunswick Rotarian. I am a retired music teacher, led by my membership in Rotary to a whole new “career” and set of interests. The last week of February found me pursuing Peacebuilding through Disease Prevention and Treatment in Coventry, United Kingdom.
In A.D. 37, Roman emperor Tiberius died; he was succeeded by Caligula.
In 1521, Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan and his crew reached the Philippines, where Magellan was killed during a battle with natives the following month.
In 1751, James Madison, fourth president of the United States, was born in Port Conway, Virginia.
When Sunday River is mentioned, I suspect most people think of the ski resort. Not me. Instead, the mountain Sunday River Whitecap immediately comes to mind.
This is a story about two good men who have a very cool dream, one in which everybody wins. Let me explain.
The news is full of reports about skyrocketing electric bills across the country and numerous outages in the Northeast. Maine gets its share of both.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Maine Department of the Secretary of State says 12 candidates have qualified for the primaries to run for governor.
Republican Gov. Paul LePage is leaving the post because of term limits.
LEWISTON (AP) — A Republican Maine House candidate now has an opponent after he used Twitter to attack two students who survived a shooting at a Florida high school, calling one of them a “skinhead lesbian” and the other a “bald-faced liar.”
BANGOR (AP) — A New York man charged in connection with a 2016 shootout at a Maine Walmart has been found guilty of federal gun and drug possession charges, but not guilty of firing his weapon.
SKOWHEGAN (AP) — A host of Maine’s first marijuana themed radio show says he hopes it educates listeners and breaks down the stigma surrounding pot.
PORTLAND (AP) — Officials have figured out a way to fund $2 million in upgrades to the terminal that houses a ferry service between Maine and Nova Scotia.
NEWRY (AP) — Authorities say searchers rescued a hiker who lost his way on a trail in rural western Maine.
The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife says 29- year- old Thomas Dilger of Worcester, Massachusetts, used a mobile phone to call for help Wednesday. He lost his way on Grafton Loop Trail in Newry, and a search effort for him began after 3 p.m.
Morse High School alumnus Allen Commeau did an incredibly noble thing this week.
Commeau, Class of ‘62, is donating $50,000 to create a Music Enrichment Fund at the school for scholarships to current music students to attend summer youth music schools as well as to expose students to other musical organizations, including the Portland Symphony and Bowdoin summer music program.
On Monday, Henry and Marty Restaurant, will host a dinner to benefit the Oasis Free Clinics. The three course meal is $50 per person with all proceeds going to support Oasis’ medical and dental clinics. Call (207) 721-9141 to make a reservation as seating is limited.