A Massachusetts man has been charged with hate crimes after authorities say he drove his pickup truck toward a group of Black children while yelling a racial slur.
It had been 623 days since the last baseball game was played at Mansfield Stadium.
Lobstermen who were forced to move traps along a 23-mile long route off the coast of Monhegan can resume fishing activity in the area.
The fire triggered sprinklers that did extensive water damage to the servers inside the building.
Afshin Zarechian, 20, of Manchester, New Hampshire, was taken into police custody on Tuesday after his BMW was found in a wooded area in Fryeburg, the TV station reported.
Nugent said he has had flu-like symptoms for the last 10 days and “I thought I was dying.”
The cost to preregister is $15 for adults and $10 for students and children, and includes a complimentary T-shirt and barbecue lunch at the finish line.
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The verdict is to be read late Tuesday afternoon.
“A map can only show you so much. There is no substitute for actually being there,” Jim Fahey writes.
The proposed 20-team Super League threatens to directly challenge the Champions League and damage the historic pyramid structure of European soccer.
“There those radical leftists go again, making a case for police reform. Oh wait, this time it was conservative televangelist and former Republican presidential candidate Pat Robertson,” the BDN Editorial Board writes.
“Here in Maine, corporate tax haven abuse costs Mainers an estimated $52 million in lost tax revenue each year,” Jim Wellehan writes.
“Young people of every gender identity need to hear from adults that they are valued, and to receive health and mental health care as well as the racial, gender, and economic justice that they deserve,” Destie Hohman Sprague writes.
Healthy Acadia is currently accepting applicants for its 2021 Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Change Program, a National Diabetes Prevention Program, with classes to begin Tuesday, May 18. The National Diabetes Prevention Program is the Center for Disease Control’s program for those who are at risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes. The program aims to help those with […]
AUBURN — Starting in the 2021-22 academic year, two Franciscan Sisters of the Eucharist will join the staff at St. Dominic Academy as teachers while also overseeing and enhancing campus ministry on both the Auburn and Lewiston campuses. Sister Christianna Hamman, FSE, and Sister Francesca Silver, FSE, will each bring extensive experience along with enthusiasm and […]
PORTLAND — On May 7 from 8-9 p.m., you might notice huge videos of people kneeling on the buildings in Monument Square. This is the result of LumenARRT! (lumenarrt.org) joining forces with the Kneeling Art Photography Project (thekneelingartphotography.com) under the direction of Titi de Baccarat. This community social justice/art project explores the meaning and evolution […]
The graphic video that became the latest tragic touchstone in the nation’s reckoning with race and policing puts a microscope on those split-second decisions with far-reaching and grave consequences
ELLSWORTH & PORTLAND — The Maine Community Foundation seeks grant proposals to its Belvedere Historic Preservation and Energy Efficiency Grant Program. The program invests in the preservation, restoration, and retrofitting of historic buildings in Maine. Grant awards of up to $20,000 are available for the preservation and reuse of historic buildings that serve as civic, […]
The shooting was at a Stop & Shop in West Hempstead and the person killed was a 49-year-old employee.