By Stephen Betts on Jan. 26, 2016, at 12:19 p.m.
The district attorney’s office has received the police reports concerning the death of a Camden man killed in June by a large rock that crashed through his windshield.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 26, 2016, at 11:09 a.m.
Under a sentencing agreement, a 37-year-old Rockland man will repay an elderly city resident $20,000 he collected from her to renovate a garage without ever doing the work. Michael W. Carver received a 12-month deferred disposition on a felony theft charge during a hearing held Friday in …
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 26, 2016, at 9:58 a.m.
Rockland police posted a still photo from the video on its Facebook page, which showed the woman. Within an hour, police received tips that led to Traci Cultrera.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 25, 2016, at 5:19 p.m.
Judge Susan Sparaco approved the dismissal after a joint written request was made by the woman who said she was assaulted and by McLean.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 25, 2016, at 1:37 p.m.
A downtown commercial complex is being renovated, with the new owners planning to convert the upper floors into a community for older residents.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 25, 2016, at 12:46 p.m.
“There is a significant addiction problem in the area,” Rockland police Deputy Chief Christopher Young said.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 25, 2016, at 6:50 a.m.
Since March when new City Manager James Chaousis came on board, the city has seen the departure of four key employees.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 24, 2016, at 6:36 p.m.
The domestic violence assault charge against the singer/songwriter has not been dropped.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 22, 2016, at 4:38 p.m.
Samuel Simmons was sentenced Friday for one count each of manslaughter and driving to endanger.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 22, 2016, at 3:42 p.m.
A Rockland man has been charged in connection with the Tuesday night bomb threat called in to the Rockland McDonald’s restaurant. Carl Adams, 33, was charged with Class C terrorizing following an investigation by Detective Sgt. Russell Thompson, according to a news release from Rockland police. The …
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 21, 2016, at 3:49 p.m.
“This last year and especially now have been hard emotional times for my wife, my children and me,” McLean said in a statement emailed to the Bangor Daily News.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 21, 2016, at 10:51 a.m.
The Lowe’s home improvement chain is seeking major property tax abatements for their stores in Maine.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 20, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.
The manager said that Glaser violated the city’s policies concerning the use of the Internet and emails, employee harassment, and City Council and city manager directives.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 20, 2016, at 3:48 p.m.
According to the woman’s statement, McLean terrorized her for four hours late Sunday night into early Monday morning when she managed to lock herself in a bathroom and call 911.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 20, 2016, at 12:05 p.m.
McLean is scheduled to make an initial appearance in Knox County Unified Court in Rockland on Feb. 22.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 19, 2016, at 7:18 p.m.
The McDonald’s Restaurant in Rockland was evacuated Tuesday evening as management and police searched for a potential bomb after a threat was made by phone. Rockland police reported that a man called shortly after 6 p.m. to say that an explosive device was inside the building and …
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 19, 2016, at 12:35 p.m.
The Rockland City Council has scheduled another special meeting, this time to decide whether to hire an outside attorney to deal with an unspecified personnel matter. Three items are on the agenda for the 6 p.m. Wednesday meeting. The first is to hold a closed-door meeting concerning …
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 18, 2016, at 1:31 p.m.
One passenger was taken to the hospital following a crash Sunday morning which resulted in a Jeep rolling onto its side.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 18, 2016, at 11:07 a.m.
The effort to restore the birthplace of one of the country’s most renowned poets has gained a major boost. The Quimby Family Foundation has agreed to donate money to help a community group acquire and restore the Broadway duplex where Edna St. Vincent Millay was born in 1892.
By Stephen Betts on Jan. 18, 2016, at 8:35 a.m.
He was arrested without incident and taken to Knox County Jail in Rockland. He was released within a few hours on $10,000 unsecured bail.