The annual YMCA State Swimming Championship is being held this weekend beginning Friday and running through Sunday at the University of Maine at Orono.
Sixteen YMCA teams from around Maine will be competing.
Competition will be held in several age categories, with individual award winners, along girls, boys and total team championships.
Taylor Hall equaled the Devils’ franchise record with points in 15 straight games, Stefan Noesen scored the only goal of the third period and New Jersey beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Game times and ticket information have been announced for the NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball regional at Bowdoin College this weekend.
Tickets for each day will be $7 for adults and $ 4 for students/children/seniors.
Bowdoin students will get in free with identification.
The energy at Biddeford Ice Arena was high as the sixth-seeded South Portland/ Freeport/Waynflete boys hockey team faced No. 3 Biddeford in a Class A South quarterfinal on Tuesday.
A goal by the host Tigers 21 seconds in did little to quell that energy.
Down 2-0 with 9:30 left in Tuesday’s Class B South playoff game against Brunswick, things looked bleak for the York High School boys hockey team. But it wasn’t over.
NEW YORK (AP) — Dick’s Sporting Goods will immediately end sales of assault-style rifles in its stores and won’t sell guns to anyone under 21 years old following the school massacre in Parkland, Florida.
BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian government’s battle to recapture the rebel-held eastern suburbs of Damascus is likely to be a long and bloody fight because of the presence of thousands of battle-hardened fighters who have had years to prepare.
WASHINGTON (AP) — He felt stung by the politics that helped define his life — and resolved to keep a distance. But in death, the Rev. Billy Graham is getting a rare tribute from the nation’s top political leaders under Capitol Rotunda.
White House communications director Hope Hicks acknowledged to a House intelligence panel that she has occasionally told “white lies” for President Donald Trump but has not lied about anything relevant to the Russia investigation, according to those present for Hicks’s closed-door testimony.
About 50 uniformed officers marched into Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School early today, just one aspect of the heavy security as classes resumed for the first time since 17 students and teachers were killed by a troubled teenager with an AR- 15, thrusting them into the center of the nation’s gun debate.
Director Lewis Gilbert, whose dozens of movies included three James Bond thrillers — “You Only Live Twice,” “The Spy Who Loved Me” and “Moonraker” — and the Swinging London classic “Alfie,” has died at 97, colleagues said Tuesday.