January 12, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Obituaries

Christian E. Deschaine

BATH — Christian E. Deschaine, Jr., 74, former resident of Magean Street in Brunswick, died Thursday, January 5, 2012 at Winship Green in Bath following a long illness. He was born September 26, 1937 in Bath, ME a son of Christian E. More...

World

Ringtone halts N.Y. Philharmonic

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s the dreaded sound at any live performance — a ringing cellphone.  That’s what happened Tuesday night at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall during the final movement of Gustav Mahler’s Nin More...

Maine

Controversial book to stay in RSU 10 libraries

DIXFIELD ( AP) — The board of a western Maine school district has voted to allow a book that contains sexual themes and strong language in district middle school libraries, but will only lend it to students who have parental permission.  More...

Community

SCHEDULED PUBLIC MEETINGS

Bath COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENTCOMMITTEE, Thursday, 4:30p.m., City Hall. Brunswick CABLE TV COMMITTEE, Thursday, 7 p.m., Brunswick Station,16 Station Ave. Freeport SHELLFISH COMMISSION,Thursday, 6:30 p.m., FreeportCommunity Center, 53 DepotSt. Georgetown More...