Lance Lee Libby, 68, of Bowdoin, Maine, passed away unexpectedly of a heart attack at his home on November 8, 2017.
BRUNSWICK — Colette E. Boucher, 78, of Barrows Street, died on Sunday, November 5, 2017, at a Brunswick hospital.
She was born in Brunswick on October 15, 1939, a daughter of Benoit and Isabelle Letarte Blanchette. She attended Brunswick schools.
On May 31, 1959, she married Henry J. Boucher at St. John the Baptist Church in Brunswick.
She was a homemaker.
NEWCASTLE — John M. Gleason, 80, of Sheepscot Road, died on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at his residence. A celebration of his life will be held in the spring of 2018. Arrangements are by Daigle Funeral Home, 819 High St., Bath. Condolences may be made online at www.Daiglefuneralhome.com.
DEAR ABBY: After my future son-in-law moved in with our daughter, my husband and I stopped by unannounced to visit. He answered the door in his underwear and never bothered to go put on a pair of shorts. We didn’t say anything and, of course, didn’t stay long.
By now, Veteran’s Day has passed. Still, I would like to note, recognize and pay tribute to a vet who made a huge impact in my own life — George Raymond McIntire. A veteran of WWI and the Pacific Theater in WWII, he left behind a family and legacy and a bit of himself in a journal he kept onboard the carrier, U.S.S. Cowpens.
“What is politics but persuading the public to vote for this and support that and endure these for the promise of those?” — Gilbert Highet, Scottish-born American author and educator (1906-1978).
The energy of ranked-choice voting supporters, flocking to the polls on Tuesday, is admirable. They’re attempting a people’s veto of the Legislature’s move to delay the ranked-choice system enacted by referendum in 2016.
Electricity was once again restored to Bailey Island in Harpswell Saturday evening.
High winds on Friday morning knocked power lines along the Cribstone Bridge connecting Bailey and Orrs islands into the water.
Ivanka Trump said Friday a tax bill that has faced heavy criticism from Democrats is a key to the president’s goals of growing the economy and helping the middle class.
The tax plan is about “supporting American families,” President Donald Trump’s eldest daughter and adviser said during an event Friday in Maine.
A 9-year-old boy who loves Christmas is getting his wish to experience it one last time, and it’s being held this weekend because of fears he may not make it to Dec. 25.
A Farmingdale woman was transported to a Lewiston hospital with minor injuries after crashing her vehicle on River Road in Lisbon Sunday evening, according to police.
Senate Armed Services Committee member Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, last week announced a House- Senate conference commit- tee’s bicameral agreement on the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act.