AUGUSTA (AP) — Charter schools in Maine are in high demand as the school year gets underway. The Portland Press Herald reported (http://bit.ly/1Jzlkmh ) fall enrollment figures show that most schools are operating at or near capacity.
FREEPORT (AP) — Hoping for a boost in a state where his father found strong support, Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul took a break from campaigning in New Hampshire to bring his message of smaller government, lower taxes and less intrusion in people's lives to a receptive audienc...
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire state police say a Maine man was killed and another was injured in a rollover crash on Interstate 95. The accident happened around 3:19 p.m. Tuesday in Portsmouth.
DIXFIELD — Sabrina Daoud is learning the rules the hard way. Officials whistled the Dirigo High School senior for myriad infractions during he team's preseason field hockey tilts, including a yellow card for having her stick too high in a dangerous position.
Many years ago, a young lady I was dating gave me an unintentional compliment. I had her over to my apartment for soda pop and cookies one night and she said: "You know, Mike? I've never been able to picture you actually living in one specific place.
JAY — The Police Department announced it will conduct additional patrols and safety checkpoints through mid-September to look for impaired drivers. The department received an $8,000 grant from the Maine Bureau of Highway Safety grant for the effort.
FARMINGTON — Three University of Maine at Farmington faculty members told incoming students Tuesday that college changed their lives for the better, taught them the value of service and opened up doors.