Archive for March, 2009
By TheReelGuy on March 31, 2009, at 11:37 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on March 31, 2009, at 11:18 p.m.
A large party on Main Street in Orono led to six alcohol-related citations late Friday night and early Saturday morning.
By Dawn Gagnon on March 31, 2009, at 11:07 p.m.
BANGOR | Several people were taken to two Bangor hospitals Tuesday after suffering minor injuries in a four-car chain reaction crash in the southbound lanes of Interstate 95.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on March 31, 2009, at 11:05 p.m.
BANGOR | Jolene Walton worked full time for 21 years at a local auto parts store until the end of December, when she lost her job in the floundering economy.
By Bill Trotter on March 31, 2009, at 11:01 p.m.
A new school board has hired a new principal for a new school that is under construction in the local village of Prospect Harbor.
on March 31, 2009, at 11 p.m.
Voters are expected to consider an overall municipal budget of nearly $650,000 when they convene next week for their annual town meeting.
on March 31, 2009, at 10:27 p.m.
Rep. Hannah Pingree is supporting a bill in favor of mandatory nutrition labeling for chain restaurants in Maine.
on March 31, 2009, at 10:26 p.m.
Discontent is growing over a legislative tactic that the Obama administration may use to push through its health, energy and education programs.
on March 31, 2009, at 10:24 p.m.
Lawmakers today will consider more than a dozen bills to change, delay or eliminate the state’s school administration consolidation law.
By Pat LaMarche on March 31, 2009, at 10:22 p.m.
April Fools’ Day! I hate this day. It’s the holiday for folks with half a sense of humor: The slapstick, play-a-trick-on-you, make-stuff-up type of humor.
By Robert Talbot on March 31, 2009, at 10:20 p.m.
The NAACP believes strongly that basic civil and human rights of people should never be put out to a vote.
By Abigail Curtis on March 31, 2009, at 9:54 p.m.
WASHINGTON | A Whitefield man died Tuesday morning in a car accident that may have been caused by a medical emergency, police officials said.
By Mal Leary on March 31, 2009, at 9:51 p.m.
AUGUSTA | Members of the Legislature’s Appropriations Committee got bad news Tuesday as the state Economic Forecasting Commission reported the recession will further reduce state revenues over the next two years, but the revised estimates won’t be available until May 1.