July 25, 2014
The governor’s latest antics are manna from heaven (once again) for Comedy Central’s Stephen Colbert.
July 23, 2014
Workers who have been treated well refuse to join the millions of U.S. employees paid peanuts because of corporate greed.
July 20, 2014
Maine’s Court Appointed Special Advocate program offers training to those who wish to help abused kids navigate the legal system – and no law degree is needed.
July 18, 2014
But those posting messages on the iconic sign have to work with just eight characters.
July 16, 2014
Jim Wellehan of Maine footwear fame pays his workers double the minimum wage, and says that’s one reason for his company’s success.
July 13, 2014
The challenge is to strike a balance between their personal freedom and common-sense precaution.
July 11, 2014
They’re trumped by risks exposed by oil spills elsewhere, and the lack of any plan for piping crude from Canada into South Portland.
June 29, 2014
Sen. Thad Cochran’s victory over a tea-party challenger in Mississippi bolsters the former Maine senator’s political reform efforts.
June 27, 2014
After lumping the entitlement in with welfare programs, LePage gets a jolt from the third rail of politics – and calls out the Press Herald.
June 20, 2014
It was, Steve Bull recalls, like sitting in a fish bowl. The year was 1973. A handful of students at the University of Maine in Orono had gathered for the first meeting of the Wilde-Stein Club, named after Oscar Wilde and Gertrude Stein in a not-so-subtle nod to gay men and lesbian women who stood […]