January 23, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page

Opinion

MONDAY METER

Thumbs Up — The Bowdoin bump The Bowdoin College treasurer’s office last week released new data that highlights the college’s value to the Midcoast region. More...

Commentary

The day the Internet roared

Wednesday, Jan. 18, marked the largest online protest in the history of the Internet. More...

Obituaries

Andrew G. Gerlek

FORT MYERS, FL — Andrew G. Gerlek, 86, of Fort Myers, Florida passed away peacefully as the sun was setting on January 17, 2012, with his children at his bedside. More...

Maine

3 Maine snowmobile deaths in weekend

AUGUSTA ( AP) — The Maine Warden Service is urging snowmobilers to operate safely following a weekend involving three fatal crashes and other crashes involving injuries and property damage.  Warden Maj. More...

Community

The trolls and the great big cat (a Norwegian tale)

TELL ME A STORY

O nce upon a time in a village in the snowy Norwegian mountains, there lived a tailor and his family. Every year during the holiday season, the trolls moved into their house. More...