Mid Coast Hospital, Brunswick
A boy, Miles William Dalton, to Nicholas Reginald Dalton and Cynthia Marie Dalton (Jost) of Wiscasset, Feb. 18, 2018.
AMHERST, Mass. — Saint Joseph’s College (28-2, 16-0 GNAC) fell to top-ranked Amherst College (29-0, 10-0 NESCAC), 53-47, in a hard-fought second round NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Tournament contest at LeFrak Gymnasium on Saturday evening.
STANDISH — Saint Joseph’s College (1-0) kicked off the 2018 women’s lacrosse season with a 19-10 victory over Husson University (0-1) on a blustery Saturday afternoon at the SJC Athletics Complex.
SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. — The Bates College women’s tennis team completed a weekend sweep of three NEWMAC teams Saturday at Mount Holyoke College, defeating both Mt. Holyoke and Wheaton (Mass.) by 6-3 scores following a 9-0 win over Smith College on Friday night.
Justin Schultz took a pass from Phil Kessel and buried it in the wide-open net 2:36 into overtime to give the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Monday night.
This time, Boston delivered the big beating in Chicago with Kyrie Irving sidelined.
The Bowdoin College women’s basketball team will head to Scranton, Pa., for the third round of the NCAA Division III Tournament this Friday.
The Polar Bears (26-2) will battle Scranton (28-1) at 7 p.m. on Friday evening.
The other third round contest in the regional will feature Tufts (25-4) and Messiah (27-2) at 5 p.m. on Friday.
FORT MYERS, Fla.
David Price and the rest of the Boston Red Sox staff are learning a whole new pitch this spring.
Price faced Red Sox minor leaguers on a back field Monday in his first camp outing, throwing three innings under controlled circumstances.
Freeport’s Isaac Porter scored 14 of his game-high 18 points in the second half as the Falcons pulled away for a 55-41 victory over Brunswick in high school Unified basketball action on Monday.
BEIRUT (AP) — The first aid delivery in weeks to reach the besieged eastern suburbs of Damascus was cut short after Syrian government forces began shelling the area while aid workers were still inside, a local council said today.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A military investigation into the Niger attack that killed four American service members concludes the team didn’t get required senior command approval for their risky mission to capture a high-level Islamic State militant, several U.S. officials familiar with the report said. It doesn’t point to that failure as a cause of the deadly ambush.
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a remarkably public confrontation, House Speaker Paul Ryan and other Republican allies of President Donald Trump pleaded with him Monday to back away from his threatened international tariffs, which they fear could spark a dangerous trade war. Trump retorted: “We’re not backing down.”
NEW YORK (AP) — McDonald’s is offering fresh beef rather than frozen patties in some burgers at thousands of restaurants, a switch it first announced about a year ago as it works to appeal to customers who want fresher foods.
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka’s president declared a state of emergency today amid fears that anti- Muslim attacks in several central hill towns could spread.
BATH — Flora A. Reed, 84, of Bath, died on Saturday, March 3, 2018, at The Plant Memorial Home.
Flora was born in Bath, Maine, on June 21, 1933, the daughter of Flora and John W. Thayer. She grew up on Western Avenue in Bath and attended local schools there.