Sunday, May 19, 2013
Maine’s guidelines for overseeing restaurant safety were quietly scaled back last year, even as the number of health-related complaints about Maine restaurants has been on the rise.
Why do failure rates vary across the state?
Maine inspection rule among least restrictive in U.S.
Accessing, crunching the state’s results ultimately frustrate bid to create database
The budget for the city of Zephyrhills is just more than $49 million; the winning Powerball jackpot is 12 times that.
The refinancing bill would enable students and graduates who have an interest rate above 4 percent to refinance their federal loans at a lower, fixed rate of 4 percent. The bill will be introduced in the Senate this week.
Former Maine Sen. Olympia Snowe was all over the media landscape last week promoting her new book; Congress makes progress on important legislation; Rep. Chellie Pingree's bill on military sexual assault gets pushed back; Rep. Mike Michaud urges action on safety accord; and the C-SPAN bus stops at Cony High School, State House on Wednesday.
Metro-North President Howard Permut says the two-track electrified railroad must be rebuilt.
The festival was started in 2009 to promote comic books and give the public an opportunity to meet the creative talent behind them.
The men and women graduating Saturday from Kennebec Valley Community College were urged to make the most of their opportunities through hard work, integrity and discipline.
Kennebec Valley Community College Class of 2013
Nine teaching jobs will be cut if the proposed $17.7 million budget is adopted in Regional School Unit 4 — Litchfield, Sabattus and Wales — and each town will be billed more to support that budget.
Six months in, revenue has increased by 16 percent even though traffic has dropped by 4 percent.
Rafael Nadal wins this tourney for the seventh time, and Serena Williams wins her fourth straight title this year.
Mitchell Zukor is a disaster waiting to happen — and waiting for disasters to happen to himself and the rest of us.
IN BRIGHTON PLANTATION, Saturday at 1:21 a.m., a vehicle accident was reported on Mayfield Road.
While a delight for children to observe, the practice can shed light on important issues such as climate change.
Rhetoric is heated as religious groups say they do not want openly gay boys in the Boy Scouts.