Louise Arnold Berlin died on February 22, 2018 from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Beloved wife of A. Jan Berlin, MD, theirs was a true partnership full of many passions including singing choral music, gardening, theater, concerts, skiing, bird watching, bicycling, sailing their sloop Aria, hiking, canoeing and more.
DEAR ABBY: My husband and I are 15 years apart in age. We have been together for six years, married a year and a half. He is my entire world, my best friend and soul mate.
Our town assessor in Brunswick is between a rock and a hard place. Cathleen Jamison believes that solar panels have value but there is no body of evidence as to how that value is determined. When it comes to solar panels on homes, the usual ways of determining value are: 1) Values based on local comparable sales; 2) Cost of acquisition and installation; 3) Income derived from the array.
KENNEBUNKPORT (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard says its mission to inspect a tugboat that sunk off the coast of Maine last week is set to begin.
NORTHPORT (AP) — Maine firefighters say they responded to a house fire and had to return two more times to battle the flames before the fire was completely extinguished.
BOWDOINHAM — State Police say a Bowdoinham woman, seriously injured inside her home Monday, died overnight at Maine Medical Center in Portland.
The victim is 55-yearold Beulah "Mary" Sylvester, according to police.
A Massachusetts man charged with fatally stabbing a woman studying to become a doctor in a public library has a severe mental illness, his lawyer said Monday.
Jeffrey Yao, 23, was held without bail after not guilty pleas to charges including murder were entered on his behalf at his arraignment in Woburn District Court.
Several women who have lived through the painful procedure of genital mutilation urged lawmakers Monday to make the practice illegal in Maine.
Lawmakers listened to comments Monday about legislation that would make female genital mutilation a felony crime. It would be punishable by up to 30 years in prison under two proposed bills.
CAPE ELIZABETH (AP) — The mother and stepfather of a 10-year-old Maine girl who was found dead at a condo complex have been charged with murder.
State police say 33-year-old Sharon Carrillo and 51-yearold Julio Carrillo were arrested Monday at state police offices in Bangor, where they had been interviewed by detectives.
PORTLAND (AP) — The East Coast mackerel fishery will face new restrictions because fishermen have exceeded their limit for two other species.
Fishermen bring Atlantic mackerel to shore from Maine to North Carolina. The fishermen are given a limit to the amount of river herring and shad they are also allowed to catch.
CAPE ELIZABETH (AP) — Police say a teenager in Maine has been charged with terrorizing over a message on social media that led to Cape Elizabeth schools being closed for the day.
Police say the 17-year-old high school student was arrested on Monday in South Portland after posting a troubling message online. The boy’s name is not being released.
Murphy came to Coastal Humane Society all the way from Georgia to find his forever home. He can be a little shy and nervous around new people, but with some patience (and a couple of hot dog pieces) you’ll be best friends!
FREEPORT — Freeport Conservation Trust will host “Maine the Way” curators Christine Reighley and Cam Heald at an event 7-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Freeport Community Center at 53 Depot St.
The event is free and open to the public, and there will be refreshments.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Angus King welcomed two Brunswick natives, Hannah Duffek and Joe Newlin, to serve as interns in his D.C. office this spring.
Duffek is a graduate of St. Lawrence University, where she studied political science, focusing on the Middle East. Newlin is a junior at Hampshire College, studying American government and constitutional law.
Cum Laude: Derek Barrett, Calob Densmore, Erica Dickey, Paige Lebel, Bryannah Shea, Marybeth Sloat, Andrew Vachon, Breanna Vintinner, Madison Washburn, Leah Wescott
Magna Cum Laude: Arianna Kelsey, Olivia Ridenour