A property tax relief proposal came before the town council on Monday, but who would benefit from the plan is still up for debate.
JERSEY CITY, N.J.
Chase Elliott rubbed his head and leaned against his car, crestfallen as he replayed the final laps in his mind. Jimmie Johnson, his champion teammate, walked over to offer some encouragement and let Elliott vent.
Elliott had it, the first win in 70 career Cup starts in his sight, the white flag about to drop.
Jose Altuve ran away with the AL batting title.
The AL West race wasn't any closer.
Freeport’s 14-point lead was like getting an ominous call in the middle of the night for the Spruce Mountain Phoenix.
Austin Baltazar rushed for 221 yards and two touchdowns as the Morse High School football team rolled to a 56-14 Class C South victory over Belfast on Friday.
The Shipbuilders improved to 4-1 and host Freeport this upcoming Friday night for Military Appreciation Night at 7 p.m. The host Lions are 0-5.
TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat Middle School “B” field hockey dropped a close 1-0 decision to Bath recently.
Piper Cohen and Avery Myrick manned the net for the Eagles. Defensively, Nadia Rosenberg, Elvia Beattie and Tara Crossman played well.
Cross country runners throughout Maine and New England descended on Troy Howard Middle School on Saturday for the annual Festival of Champions.
In the girls competition, Glastonbury High School was the top team with 115 points, followed by Camden Hills (228 points), Cumberland (240), East Greenwich (278) and Yarmouth (284).
PORTLAND — Friday was a big day far Maine hockey.
The long-awaited team name was revealed at the Boys and Girls Club of Southern Maine in downtown Portland.
Philadelphia Flyers President, Paul Holmgren, announced that the name Maine Mariners will return to the ice in October 2018.
Morse High School’s Julia Cliffe put her hands over her eyes, shocked that she had just sent a shot from close range at an empty net over the crossbar, her first career varsity goal right at her feet with 2:40 remaining in the first half.
Jameis Winston threw for 332 and three touchdowns without an interception, and Nick Folk kicked a 34-yard field goal as time expired to lift the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to a 25-23 victory over the New York Giants on Sunday.
The ball was right there, thrown perfectly by Lisbon quarterback Lucas Francis to wide receiver Henry Doyle. But, the first-quarter heave slipped through the first-year football player’s hands, keeping the Class D South high school football game against Dirigo at Thompson Field scoreless in the opening quarter.
Catalonia’s government was holding a closed-door Cabinet meeting today to discuss the next steps in its plan to declare independence from Spain following a disputed referendum marred by violence. Regional officials say the poll, which Spain insists was illegal and invalid, shows that the majority who voted favor secession.
SHAH ALAM, Malaysia
Two women accused of smearing a banned nerve agent on the face of the estranged half brother of North Korea’s leader pleaded not guilty as their trial began today in the Feb. 13 assassination at a crowded Malaysian airport terminal.
The Supreme Court is starting its new year, with Justice Neil Gorsuch on board for his first full term.
The nine justices are taking up several high-profile, difficult cases. This follows a term in which they were mostly shorthanded after Justice Antonin Scalia’s death, and avoided controversial issues.