December 19, 2011 RSS feed / Front Page

Et Cetera

CALENDAR

Mon/19 BLOOD DRIVE AMERICAN RED CROSS DONORCENTER, noon-7 p.m., 524 ForestAve., Portland; www.RedCross-Blood.org or 1-800-RED-CROSS. MISCELLANEOUS More...

Word

Does Science Matter?

Students tackle topic with survey, film

Life is all about decisions. What kind of heating system should I get for my home? Should I get a flu shot? Do I vote for the candidate that will support stem cell research? More...

Maine

MAINE BRIEFS

Bank robber flees on bicycle in China   CHINA (AP) — Police say a man who robbed a central Maine bank made his getaway on a bicycle before jumping into a pickup truck driven by an accomplice.  More...

Community

Babushka’s Christmas (a Russian tale)

TELL ME A STORY

Long ago, an old woman named Babushka lived in a tiny cottage far from the city. One snowy evening, just as she was preparing her meal, Babushka heard a knock at the door. More...