SALT LAKE CITY — Ray Allen scored 25 points and Paul Pierce added 21, including a late 3-pointer and pair of free throws, to help the Boston Celtics hold on for a 107-102 victory Monday night over the Utah Jazz. The loss spoiled the home debut… Read More
    TUESDAY’S GAMES COLLEGE Baseball Maine at Stetson, 6:30 p.m. Softball Maine vs. Western Michigan (2) at Clearwater, Fla., TBA ******************** MONDAY’S RESULTS COLLEGE BASEBALL Maine… Read More
    DeLAND, Fla. —  Keith Bilodeau pitched eight innings of shutout ball Monday night, leading the University of Maine to a 6-0 baseball victory over previously unbeaten Stetson at Melching Field. The junior righthander (1-0), making his first start of the season, allowed only four hits, all… Read More
    ELLSWORTH — Free Weekly Game Night 7 p.m. every Tuesday at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 175 Downeast Highway. Relaxing evening of fun, snacks and conversation. If you wish, feel free to bring your own games to share. 667-7641. BELFAST — “44N 69W: Radius Belfast”… Read More
    BANGOR, Maine — Eastern Maine Medical Center has been recognized for the sixth time by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for its commitment to the field of organ donation. At a ceremony Tuesday, officials from the New England Organ Bank will present the… Read More
    CARIBOU, Maine — According to state health statistics, there are about 6,000 people in Aroostook County who use needles, lancets or syringes — also known as medical sharps — to treat illnesses such as diabetes. In Maine, more than 12 million injections by sharps are completed… Read More
    BANGOR, Maine — A 30-year-old Bangor man was arrested Sunday afternoon on several charges as the result of a check by city police to see if he was abiding by his bail conditions. Bangor police Sgt. Larry Weber said Officer Steve Pelletier stopped by the Hammond… Read More
    HUDSON, Maine — A Penobscot County sheriff’s deputy found a Windham man still in his car early Friday morning after it had landed in a snowbank on Hudson Road. Sgt. William Sheehan said Deputy Steven Saucier did not know exactly how long Kyle Stewart, 23, had… Read More
    BANGOR, Maine — Officers that received a disorderly conduct complaint in Bangor on Friday reportedly had a difficult time trying to convince a man that he was in no condition to walk home. Police Sgt. Paul Edwards said that when Officer Joshua Wotton went to investigate… Read More
    MILAN — As Milan’s fashion week wound up, some themes for next winter have become apparent. Feathers will be big, colors bold, buttons oversized and sequins everywhere. There’s a slight couture feel to the collections, which somehow manage to be both retro and futuristic at the… Read More
    BANGOR, Maine — A local woman, upset over the cost of a taxi ride, decided she no longer wanted to pay the driver when she reached her destination on Saturday, according to Bangor police Sgt. Paul Edwards. Joanna Davis, 46, became argumentative after… Read More
    Mark V. Chadwick, 41, Searsmont, accompanying motor vehicle permittee while impaired, $500, jail two days; refusing to submit to arrest or detention, jail two days. Marylynn L. Chevalier, 17, Swanville, possession tobacco products by minor, $75. Christopher Cross, 43, Searsport, hunting… Read More
    BANGOR, Maine — The state says a Bangor teen accused of shooting to death a rival last year did so in cold blood, but the defense says he acted reasonably in response to heated confrontations between two groups of young men that escalated to the breaking point. Read More
    DALLAS — A Dallas judge has given fans who found they had no seats at the Super Bowl more time to consider the NFL’s offers of compensation. U.S. District Judge Barbara M.G. Lynn ruled Monday that the NFL should provide a “limited” time extension for displaced… Read More
    WISCASSET, Maine — Voters in a coastal Maine town are being asked if they want the high school to keep using the “Redskins” moniker for its nickname and mascot. Tuesday’s nonbinding referendum in Wiscasset is intended to give direction to the school board on how residents… Read More
    Until the Los Angeles Kings made the biggest move of NHL trade deadline day by prying forward Dustin Penner away from the Edmonton Oilers, the further breaking up of the Florida Panthers dominated an otherwise dull day of dealing. Penner, who played for UMaine in 2003-04… Read More