WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is considering an offer from Republican mega-donor Sheldon Adelson to pay for at least part of a new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem, four U.S. officials told The Associated Press.
NEW DELHI (AP) — Donald Trump Jr., the eldest son of the U.S. president, will be pushing another ethics boundary on his whirlwind trip to India where he has been promoting Trumpbrand real estate.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation should keep assault rifles out of the hands of anyone under 21, President Donald Trump says, defying his loyal supporters in the National Rifle Association amid America’s public reckoning over gun violence. He also pushed hard for arming security guards and many teachers in U.S. schools.
Robert Joseph “Bob” Cole of Brunswick, Maine, died on Sunday, February 18, 2018, surrounded by his children after a three-week illness. Bob was born in New Haven, Connecticut, on June 21, 1936, to Edward F. and Gertrude (Ensco) Cole.
WEST BATH — Karen A. Elliott, 75, of State Road, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, at Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick. Arrangements will be announced by Daigle Funeral Home, 819 High St., Bath. A full obituary will appear in the next edition.
“For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation.” Psalm 62:1
Care of the Soul
Chinese authorities have ruled out arson as the cause of a fire that damaged a 1,300-year-old monastery that is considered the spiritual heart of Tibetan Buddhism.
Saturday’s fire at the Jokhang in the center of the Tibetan capital, Lhasa, burned an area of about 538 square feet, the official Xinhua News Agency said.
Why do we need love? If I were to say that love is the source of true economy, what would people think?
This week as students and faculty were laid to rest in Parkland, Florida, I sat at my computer and studied their faces, praying for their families. I read about their too-short lives, gunned down on Valentine’s Day by a violent and mentally disturbed young man who should have never been allowed access to a gun. And I was shocked to discover my own name there.
A community raffle in Brunswick raised $30,000 for the new All Saints Parish multi-purpose facility.
This school year, volunteers from two local Rotary clubs — Brunswick and Brunswick Coastal — have been visiting three classrooms at Coffin Elementary School to marvel as youngsters show off their reading skills.
Nine of us slowly ascended snow and ice covered Hamlin Ridge in one of Maine’s most remote and rugged regions, Mount Katahdin massif in Baxter State Park.
My dad was an odd character, a quirky genius who marched to his own drummer. He maintained high ethical standards — at work, at home, everywhere. He played fair and told the truth; and he expected others to do the same.
“Our job is not done,” said Gov. LePage told the Legislature in his State of the State address.
He stressed that he plans to be an active, if not downright aggressive, governor until the last minute of his term at the end of the year.
[img_assist|nid=1203343|title=|desc= MOURNERS ATTEND the funeral service for Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School assistant football coach, Aaron Feis. at the Church by the Glades in Coral Springs, Fla., Thursday. Football players wearing Stoneman Douglas jerseys carried Feis’ casket into the service at the church where family and friends gathered to remember him as loyal and caring.
A popular Maine farm that invites the public to come cuddle or do yoga with its goats says one of the animals was found shot to death.