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Man arrested on drug charges after police reportedly find heroin in body cavity

LEBANON | A Sanford man who reportedly was concealing $20,000 worth of heroin in a body cavity was arrested Saturday night and charged with …
Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick is offering a &quotBoot Camp for New Dads."

Portland program partners with hospital to put new dads through ‘Boot Camp’

New fathers and fathers-to-be have another resource in Maine to help them prepare for the adventure of parenthood. Maine Boys to Men recently announced a …
A bearded dragon is seen at the Dragons' of Dover-Foxcroft table during the Northeast Reptile Expo at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor in this March 2014 file photo. On Wednesday, a veterinarian from Saco took her bearded dragon on a 30-hour trip to Florida for it to have surgery.

Bearded dragon takes 30-hour ride from Maine to Florida for surgery

At her practice in Saco, veterinarian Sandra Mitchell specializes in “exotic companion animals, all those weird pocket petties” — ferrets, monkeys, rabbits. But when her …
A pizza delivery driver crashed into a utility pole in Standish on Friday.

Pizza delivery driver crashes into utility pole in Standish

A Domino’s Pizza delivery driver suffered head and facial injuries after he lost control of his sport utility vehicle and crashed into …
A man snow blows the sidewalk on Tuesday in front of a hotel on Fore Street in Portland.

Parts of Maine to be hit with deep freeze as snowstorm winds down Saturday

BANGOR | Light snow that began falling across the state Friday morning intensified by afternoon, dropping more than half a foot of snow in …
Paul Kendrick, an outspoken advocate for victims of child sexual abuse by Catholic priests, stands outside the Falmouth home of former Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland Bishop Richard Malone in this 2012 file photo.

Maine man accused of defaming former priest says he defied a court order to protect more kids from sex abuse

PORTLAND | Child sex abuse victims rights advocate Paul Kendrick told a federal judge Friday he defied a court order and distributed confidential information …
Rachel Rembert

Westbrook woman charged with aggravated trafficking of heroin, cocaine

PORTLAND | A Westbrook woman was arrested Thursday night on Stoneledge Drive on six outstanding warrants and charged with selling heroin and cocaine base. …
From the community

A Neighborhood in Transition: Immigration and the India Street Neighborhood

Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Maine Jewish Museum, 267 Congress Street, Portland, ME For more information: (207) 774-5561; portlandlandmarks.org Greater …
Bob Roy a wildlife biologist with Massacusets-based First Wind ties the ribbon to the guard rails of the wind turbine #1 at the Stetson Wind Project in T8-R3 in preparation for the ceremonial opening in this 2009 BDN file photo. The company started it's commercial operation of the 38 turbine 57 megawatt capacity project that started over two years ago. Maine Gov. John Baldacci and First Wind president and CEO Paul Gaynor spoke at the event.

SunEdison finalizes $2.4 billion purchase of First Wind

PORTLAND | SunEdison closed its $2.4 billion purchase Thursday of First Wind, placing the latter’s five Maine wind-to-energy facilities under the umbrella of the …
Marc Solomon, author of &quotWinning Marriage: The Inside Story of How Same-Sex Couples Took on the Politicians and Pundits — and Won," talks to the press  on Thursday at the University of Southern Maine in Portland, where he gave a reading.

National gay rights crusader says Maine was turning point in marriage equality movement

PORTLAND | In late December 2011, Marc Solomon was holed up in a room at the University of Southern Maine with a cadre of …

Maine Supreme Court rules against medical marijuana patient in child custody appeal

PORTLAND | The state’s highest court on Thursday denied the appeal of a Biddeford …

Police respond to six-car crash on Route 1 in Scarborough

Scarborough police say there is a six-vehicle crash on Route 1 in …
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