CUMBERLAND, Maine (AP) — The developer hasn’t even broken ground yet, but businesses and homeowners in Cumberland, Yarmouth and Falmouth are already signing up for natural gas service.
BETHEL, Maine (AP) — A Maine poet who spoke at the presidential inauguration says he hopes a visiting writers program will help to create a new generation of readers who appreciate poetry.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A snowy Maine winter has increased the demand for snowblowers, and police in Portland say some opportunistic thieves are taking advantage.
KENNBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) — The town of Kennebunkport is asking the Maine Supreme Judicial Court to reconsider its ruling vacating the right to public access to Goose Rocks Beach.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Prosecutors have dropped arson charges against one of the two boys charged with setting a fire that destroyed three apartments last spring in Maine’s second-largest city.
Authorities say a man had to be flown to a Portland hospital with a serious head injury after a two-vehicle crash in Oxford.
BETHEL, Maine (AP) — Inaugural poet Richard Blanco is helping Maine’s Gould Academy show that there’s more to the prep school than ski programs.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine family has filed a legal challenge to a Portland city ordinance that bars anti-abortion protesters from getting too close to women’s health clinics.
HARPSWELL, Maine (AP) — A 19-year-old lobsterman dragged overboard into the frigid ocean waters off York County is alive and expected to survive thanks to his dad and another crew member.
FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) — A Rumford lawyer who’s on administrative release after pleading no contest to charges of making bomb threats to two Wilton schools in 2012 is in trouble with the law again.
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — The University of Maine at Presque Isle is ready to provide details of its move to proficiency-based education.
SUMNER, Maine (AP) — The Maine Fire Marshal’s Office says adult siblings are missing after a late-night house fire in Sumner.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine Medical Center has received final state approval for a $40 million expansion.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The chorus at Portland’s Deering High School has been chosen to sing backup at an upcoming concert by Foreigner, the soft rock band that reached the height of its popularity in the 1980s when their parents were teenagers.
BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — Police have charged a Topsham teenager with firing a bullet through the window of a Brunswick home, causing a minor injury to a woman inside.
WOOLWICH, Maine (AP) — Police say a Wiscasset man was killed and a 17-year-old Boothbay girl seriously injured in a three-vehicle crash on U.S.
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine (AP) — A Presque Isle man who worked as a referee at Aroostook County high school basketball games has been charged with sending sexually explicit photos to students he met while officiating.
WILTON, Maine (AP) — Wilton officials say a $200,000 federal grant is expected to cover the majority of costs associated with the cleanup of a former tannery in town.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — More than 50 employers will be represented at the University of Southern Maine’s annual job fair this week.
BRUNSICK, Maine (AP) — A Canadian businessman says he has the solution to Maine’s green crab problem — eat them.