January 16, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page


Guantanamo outrage endures

Ten years ago, Omar Deghayes and Morris Davis would have struck anyone as an odd pair. While they have never met, they now share a profound connection, cemented through their time at the notorious U.S. More...

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Gartley St. students get college scoop

LISBON — Students in the Alternative Education Program offered at 19 Gartley St. attended a seminar on college aspirations provided by Marc Gosselin, director of admissions at Central Maine Community College in Auburn.  More...


Medical marijuana dispensary opens

HALLOWELL   From the brick sidewalk lining the main street of this tiny city of antiques and bistros, you can dodge up a wide alley and make a quick turn to see an unobtrusive white sign near a door.  You’ve found the Wellness Connect More...


The Kingdom of Monkeys (an Indonesian tale)


O nce upon a time the goddess Sunan Ambu had a son who loved to play tricks. When the gods sent rain to Earth, he hopped upon the raindrops and traveled there to tickle sleeping children. More...