The Boston Bruins' David Krejci (46) scores on Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Sergei Bobrovsky (72) in the second period on Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2016, at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio. The Blue Jackets won 4-3.

Blue Jackets top Bruins for 13th consecutive victory

By The Sports Xchange on Dec. 27, 2016, at 10:08 p.m.

How to make your resolutions attainable and sustainable

By Jim LaPierre on Dec. 26, 2016, at 12:10 p.m.

Woman, 91, in critical condition after being struck by car

By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 24, 2016, at 1:38 p.m.

Remembering Sandy Hook

By Doug Alley on Dec. 14, 2016, at 9:42 a.m.

Bouchard’s late free throws lift Houlton girls past PI

By Kevin Sjoberg,The Star-Herald on Dec. 13, 2016, at 10:33 p.m.
Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson and his mother Felicia Jones pose with the trophy during a press conference at the New York Marriott Marquis after winning the 2016 Heisman Trophy award during a presentation at the Playstation Theater.

Louisville QB youngest to win Heisman

By Larry Fleisher, The Sports Xchange on Dec. 10, 2016, at 11:01 p.m.

Tomaso’s Canteen – Neighborhood Nibbles

By Peter Blanchette on Dec. 08, 2016, at 8:30 p.m.

Thirteen last-minute holiday gift ideas for 2016

By John Branning on Dec. 08, 2016, at 10:47 a.m.
Believe me, you won’t find these gifts in ANY other catalog!

Irony and cruelty: My father’s endless journey from Pearl Harbor

By Telly Halkias on Dec. 07, 2016, at 1:58 a.m.

UMaine basketball teams play home doubleheader

on Dec. 06, 2016, at 4:43 p.m.

Media around the world are going nuts over Portland’s Adulting School

By Kathleen Pierce on Dec. 05, 2016, at 4:56 p.m.
“We have struck a chord.”

2016 may be almost over, but the wild ride won’t be

By Jim Fossel on Dec. 05, 2016, at 9:13 a.m.
In Augusta, many legislators will be focused on the next election rather than the next session.

Four Ways to Give Last Minute Lucy the Boot

By Bettina Blanchard on Dec. 04, 2016, at 11:04 a.m.
Duke's Chase Jeter (2) pulls in a rebound between the University of Maine's Marko Pirovic and Vincent Eze (right ) in the second half Saturday's game at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.

Duke uses second-half surge to rout UMaine men’s basketball team

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 03, 2016, at 9:03 p.m.

Wood falls by unanimous decision at Bellator 166

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:03 p.m.
New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski (87) runs for a gain after a catch during an Oct. 30 game at Buffalo. Gronkowski reportedly faces back surgery and will miss at least eight weeks.

Patriots’ Gronkowski to undergo back surgery

By The Sports Xchange on Dec. 01, 2016, at 4:27 p.m.

Haul your 15-pointer in the trunk of a Camry? Why not!

By John Holyoke on Nov. 30, 2016, at 11:43 a.m.

The GOP shouldn’t even consider scrapping the filibuster

By Jim Fossel on Nov. 28, 2016, at 6:15 a.m.
The filibuster checks the excesses of both parties, pushing both closer to the center.
Cedric Lacroix of the University of Maine (left), pictured during a recent game against Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, scored two goals on Saturday night to lead the Black Bears to a 5-1 victory over Brown at Cross Insurance Arena in Portland.

Lacroix propels UMaine men’s hockey team past Brown

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 26, 2016, at 11:16 p.m.

Tolerance doesn’t require that we tolerate the intolerant

By Eric Shepherd on Nov. 26, 2016, at 4:03 p.m.