Cpl. Gene Cole was a musician, TV repairman and father. People appreciated his respectful manner and ability to defuse a volatile situation. At 62, the sheriff ’s deputy was nearing retirement.
John Williams is a former high school class officer whose life spiraled downward because of drugs, according to friends.
Authorities are searching for a third day for a man sought in the fatal shooting kill of a deputy sheriff in Maine.
MT. ARARAT MIDDLE SCHOOL 3RD QTR HONOR ROLL
High Honors: Jamie Appel, Nelson Balboni, Ella Davies, Sarah Gray, Aidan Greenleaf, Katherine Hawkes, Chhaya Hinkley, Judith Hughes, Julie Miquelon, Elizabeth Scherry, Danika Siatras, Paige Swanson, and Rose Tuttle
What started with a visit to a pair of Coffin Elementary School kindergarten classrooms two decades ago has grown into a week-long annual affair.
As a series about homelessness in Bath comes to a close, participants are ready to start acting on what they’ve learned.
BRUNSWICK — Mid Coast Hospital has been awarded an ‘A’ for its continued achievement in patient safety by the Leapfrog Group. Mid Coast Hospital is one of only 49 “Straight A” hospitals in the United States to be awarded an ‘A’ every grading cycle since 2012.
BRUNSWICK — Starting Tuesday, May 1, farmers will set up their tents on the Brunswick Town Mall for the Brunswick Farmers’ Market. This market runs every Tuesday and Friday from 8 a.m.to 2 p.m. until Nov. 20.
A passion for history inspired Margaret Shiels Konitzky to move to Maine – and to share it with others.
In her new book, titled “Midcoast Maine in World War II,” she shares what local life was like during the war. Her subject was borne out of her role working for Historic New England, a job she started in 2007.
[img_assist|nid=1214972|title=|desc= JOHN DENNEN reads “A Dream” by Edgar Allan Poe Thursday at the Tontine Mall in Brunswick in celebration of Poem in Your Pocket Day, as poet Patty Sparks listens. April is National Poetry Month and given Brunswick’s heritage, should be celebrated in Brunswick, said organizer Kathy Koerber.
A group in Durham is working to save a significant piece of town history.
Known currently as the Union Church, the 744 Royalsborough Road property is the old town hall. Durham Historical Society is trying to save the building, which needs significant repairs.
There are now more than 1,500 jobs — and $350 million in property investment — at Brunswick Landing, site of the former Brunswick Naval Air Station.
Plans for Maine School Administrative District 75’s pre-kindergarten program are moving ahead, after barely surviving a 7-6 vote of approval by the school board earlier this month.
Board members were divided over class size.
For Read Armstrong of Woolwich, his service in the Army during the Vietnam War was never something to wear on his sleeve.
South African geneticist Vinet Coetzee held up a malaria-diagnosing scanner that she said can be developed for use in Africa’s rural areas without the need for blood samples or lab tests.
When she was a young physician, Dr. Martha Gulati noticed that many of her mentors were prescribing vitamin E and folic acid to patients. Preliminary studies in the early 1990s had linked both supplements to a lower risk of heart disease.
[img_assist|nid=1214793|title=|desc= ARLENE PITTERSON poses for a photo in New York earlier this month. Council member Rafael Espinal has proposed legislation that would bar employers from requiring employees to check and respond to non-emergency emails, texts and other electronic communications sent outside of regular work hours, or retaliating against them if they didn’t.
There may be a critical window for overweight kids to get to a healthy level. Those who shed their extra pounds by age 13 had the same risk of developing diabetes in adulthood as others who had never weighed too much, a large study of Danish men found.
The Hartford Yard Goats (10-9) scored three runs in the sixth inning, and beat the Portland Sea Dogs (6-12), 3-0 in six innings on Wednesday night at Dunkin’ Donuts Park.
Hartford scored its runs before the game was put in a rain delay and later called.