Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Arnold and Corinne Murray have spent years navigating a health care system that’s not geared to the needs of the elderly. Their dizzying encounters with a string of doctors, hospitals and rehabilitation centers reflect the challenges of staying healthy in a state where there are not enough doctors who specialize in aging.
In New York, he’ll oversee a system with 12,000 inmates compared with Maine’s 2,100 inmates.
Police are treating the incident as a suicide, and Amtrak advises that train delays are expected.
Snowfall amounts will vary greatly, with Portland likely to get up to 10 inches, and coastal York County forecast to receive rain and sleet in the mix.
Critics say the war on drugs is a failed strategy, and decry lack of funding for treatment and prevention.
Heroin dealer who supplied Maine, N.H. drug trade gets 12 years in prison
Maine’s heroin crisis: A special report
Sangillo’s, a staple of the neighborhood just east of the Old Port, is known for its cheap prices, stiff drinks and jukebox.
Portland police say shooting wasn't a random act
The chopper aids crews working for Central Maine Power atop transmission towers in the Fore River on Tuesday.
It needs to come up with $14 million in savings and revenues as part of an overall campus restructuring effort.
The walk, which will include the furry character’s original ‘trainer,’ will raise money to benefit children with Tourette’s syndrome.
A mascot and his boy, soon parted
It also appears that two Iranian men, who boarded the plane with stolen passports, were not terrorists, but instead trying to escape Iran and flee to Europe, police said.
The safety net pole that fell on the women after a hockey game in Boston is a temporary apparatus, so it is not typically inspected by the city.
The House unanimously approves a bill to fund a part-time prosecutor and consider expanding the program at year's end.
The company says in a rate case that it's trying to cover its service costs, but critics say a higher charge would crush renewable-power investment.
Andrew Leighton has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity in the 2013 shooting death of his mother.
Bill Nemitz: A handgun sold, a red flag missed
Jason Snyder, who once owned the 60-acre parcel, could force a referendum in June and stall a new developer’s proposal for the land.
Pit bull advocates hail the change as recognition that breed-specific laws discriminate against dogs that they say are not inherently aggressive or dangerous – unless made that wa ...
Will Middlebrooks' second home run in a four-day span helps the Red Sox to a 6-5 victory over Baltimore. He's batting .318 this spring.
The state’s public universities need support now in order to retool for the future.
The measure would scrap the nearly century-old practice of using a ‘good-soldier defense.’
LePage: Use big incentives to attract jobs to Maine
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