DEAR ABBY: I have been friends with “Martha” for 40 years. We live a few hundred miles apart, so I like to call her and chat. The problem is, her husband always answers the phone, and he likes to give me a hard time.
BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin International Music Festival has announced that Susanne Stover has been hired as its new financial officer.
FREEPORT — A juried art show set for Saturday will offer a look at the work of 20 local female artisans, while helping support the work of Partners for Rural Health in the Dominican Republic.
It was around 11 p.m. on July 30, 1963. My military obligation was fulfilled. I was returning to civilian life. When I reached age 18, all eligible men were required to serve in one of four branches of military service.
Kevin Harvick’s most cherished memory from the night of his first NASCAR championship was sitting against the track wall with his 2-year-old son. Fascinated by race debris, Keelan Harvick tossed rocks and rubber on the track down the banking.
BATH — In loving memory, Our Beloved Sister Stephanie Theresa passed away September 26, 2017. Born May 29, 1948, the eldest daughter, of seven children, to Carl and Emily Erlebach of Bath.
Mafia “boss of bosses” Salvatore “Toto” Riina died early today in a hospital while serving multiple life sentences as the mastermind of a bloody strategy to assassinate Italian prosecutors and law enforcement trying to bring down the Cosa Nostra. He was 87.
Fernando “Ferdie” Pacheco, “The Fight Doctor” who served as Muhammad Ali’s ringside physician, has died. He was 89.
Pacheco’s daughter, Tina Louise Pacheco, told The Associated Press that he died Thursday morning at his Miami home after prolonged illness.