March 29, 2018 RSS feed / Editorial

Let’s eliminate the toll booths on Maine Turnpike

The Right Side

The Maine Turnpike is adding or plans to add open road tolling to several interchanges including at the southern end in York. This will allow vehicles with an EZ-Pass to safely maintain highway speed as they pay their toll at those toll plazas. More...

Did You Hear?

Did you hear? Biddeford Middle School student Achayo Katanga held a bake sale/fundraiser for the programs at Engine on Main Street in Biddeford Saturday, March 24. More...

Mainely Media, other papers sold to RFB Enterprises

RFB Enterprises will acquire Sample News Group publications in Maine including The Times Record (Brunswick), Journal Tribune (Biddeford) and the Mainely Media weekly publications.  The Maine publications of the Sample News Group will become part More...

Demand action for Camp Ellis, Saco

Beyond the Headlines

The science is clear. Global climate change is real and is already impacting our coastal communities and industries in very real ways. More...

Legislator proposes resolution for Vietnam vets

Legislative Lowdown

In Vietnam, it was the 29th of March. Here in the United States, on the other side of the international date line, it was March 30. On that day in 1973, the last combat troops were withdrawn from Vietnam. The number of U.S. More...

What’s happening?

Library Links

Most people see libraries and their very first thought is likely, “books.” Libraries are excellent places to find books. Here at Dyer Library we have about 40,000 of them. More...