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2:53 pm , 04/23/2014 Sun Journal

LIVERMORE FALLS — A public hearing will be held Monday, April 28, on a proposed $2.45 million town budget for 2014-15. Selectmen will go over the 39 proposed warrant articles that will go before voters June 10 at the polls. The hearing will be held at 6:30 p.m.

10:46 pm , 04/22/2014 Sun Journal

BOSTON (AP) — Jacoby Ellsbury doubled, tripled, drove in two runs and made a sliding catch in his return to Fenway Park, helping the New York Yankees and Masahiro Tanaka beat the Boston Red Sox 9-3 on Tuesday night.

10:44 pm , 04/22/2014 Sun Journal

DETROIT (AP) — Tuukka Rask finished with a 23-save shutout to give the Boston Bruins a 3-0 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night for a 2-1 playoff series lead.

5:50 pm , 04/22/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — At least two Maine candidates are getting a boost from the political action committee created by former U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe.

5:08 pm , 04/22/2014 Sun Journal

Maine’s wastewater infrastructure got a big boost on Earth Day, with the U.S. Department of Agriculture announcing $29.7 million in funding toward upgrades at seven Maine facilities. The grants were announced Tuesday morning during an event in Hartland.

3:40 pm , 04/22/2014 Sun Journal

The Maine Forest Service says the danger of wildfires is high for the inland part of the state — from York County to Piscataquis County. The Kennebec Journal reports that the service responded to nearly a dozen spot fires in southern Ma...

1:46 pm , 04/22/2014 Sun Journal

The deadline to return nomination papers for elected municipal and RSU 73 school officials is drawing near in the towns of jay, Livermore and Livermore Falls. In some cases no papers have been returned. The deadline to return papers to respective town offices is April 25.

12:45 pm , 04/22/2014 Sun Journal

LIVERMORE FALLS — Police are investigating a burglary at an apartment on Wheeler Street where three game stations were stolen and plumbing pipes were broken. It was reported at 2:30 p.m. Monday that a door had been kicked open at the residence, police Chief Ernest Steward Jr.

11:47 am , 04/22/2014 Sun Journal

Scarlett Mooney, 3, waits for her sister Julie, 9, to fill up a peat pot as they plant sunflower seeds and marigold seeds with their mother, Lisa, at the Auburn Public Library on Earth Day on Tuesday. "We try to do every little thing we can," said Lisa of her Sabattus family.

9:56 pm , 04/21/2014 Sun Journal

For months, thousands of runners — including many from Maine — trained hard to run in one of the world's marquee marathons in Boston, a race beset a year ago by unfathomable tragedy.