Articles by Tom Groening

 
Carolann Ouellette, director of the Maine Office of Tourism, is interviewed by TV reporter Don Carrigan on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2013, at the Governor's Conference on Tourism at the Samoset Resort in Rockport.

‘Originality’ is Maine’s new tourism calling card

By Tom Groening on Jan. 31, 2013, at 5:45 p.m.

Tourism industry pushes for more information sharing, continuity between directors in five-year plan

By Tom Groening on Jan. 30, 2013, at 6:56 p.m.
Stanley L. Ward

Justice denies appeal of Belfast man convicted of kidnapping, attempted murder

By Tom Groening on Jan. 28, 2013, at 6:01 p.m.

Searsport moves to adopt new appeals process

By Tom Groening on Jan. 25, 2013, at 7:55 p.m.
Katrina Mitchell

Frankfort woman whose dog killed baby arrested again

By Tom Groening on Jan. 25, 2013, at 6:16 p.m.
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Steve Shaw

Maine rabbi explores, explains provocative Jewish stereotypes

By Tom Groening on Jan. 25, 2013, at 1:30 p.m.

Rabbi teaches class on Jewish stereotypes

By Tom Groening on Jan. 25, 2013, at 1:22 p.m.
RSU 20 Superintendent Brian Carpenter signs a new teacher's contract for the district as Tony Bagley (left) chairman of the school board and Betty-Lu Brown, president of the teachers association, look on. The new, two-year agreement is the first that gives teachers in the former SAD 34 and former SAD 56 equal pay.

Belfast, Searsport teachers contract ratified

By Tom Groening on Jan. 24, 2013, at 6:27 p.m.

Rockport officials continue meetings about employee complaint

By Tom Groening on Jan. 23, 2013, at 5:49 p.m.
POLL QUESTION
The Long Grain restaurant in Camden.

Camden woman protests restaurant serving rabbit

By Tom Groening on Jan. 22, 2013, at 5:46 p.m.

Investigator interviews Rockport employees about complaint

By Tom Groening on Jan. 18, 2013, at 6:05 p.m.

Eddington convenience store worker says she was sexually harassed by customers

By Tom Groening on Jan. 14, 2013, at 7:10 p.m.
David Graham (left) of DCP Midstream debates in January 2012 the aesthetics of his company's proposed propane terminal project with Peter Taber (right) of Searsport.

Searsport board resumes tank hearing; decision hangs on standards

By Tom Groening on Jan. 13, 2013, at 4:30 p.m.

Mount Vernon man dies in Readfield crash

By Tom Groening on Jan. 13, 2013, at 2:25 p.m.

‘Brutal cold’ air expected to bring single-digit high temperatures to Maine

By Tom Groening on Jan. 12, 2013, at 5:16 p.m.
William Tibbals

Saco man allegedly used ‘shoe camera’ to look up skirts

By Tom Groening on Jan. 12, 2013, at 4:28 p.m.
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Wayne Hamilton and his wife Loraine of Searsport started Hamilton Marine in their garage in 1977 after he spent years recovering from a back injury.

Hamilton Marine, Maine’s largest marine supplier, started in a Searsport garage

By Tom Groening on Jan. 12, 2013, at 4:16 p.m.
A view looking north along the former Belfast & Moosehead Lake Railroad line. The Belfast City Council is considering building a pedestrian walkway along the rail line.

Belfast to air plans for pedestrian trail on railroad bed on Tuesday

By Tom Groening on Jan. 12, 2013, at 1:09 p.m.

High tide blamed for canoes found in Belfast, Frankfort

By Tom Groening on Jan. 11, 2013, at 6:33 p.m.
Jason Beal

‘Incredibly dangerous’ burglaries solved, Belfast police believe

By Tom Groening on Jan. 11, 2013, at 6:06 p.m.