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  • Westin
    Westin Portland Harborview offers Elf Concierge for Christmas
    The Westin Portland Harborview has a new member on its concierge staff now that its "elf on a shelf" is part of the frontline team. Its resident elf has joined the concierge team of this 1920s grande dame hotel to make the holidays...
  • In memory of Flash
    In memory of Flash
    Tammy Barnhart of Presque Isle in Maine is on mission this holiday season. She has started a fundraiser in the memory of her best friend “Flash” who she lost in August of this year. Her mission you ask? To help the people that adopt...
  • Down East Dickering
    'Down East Dickering' find ‘Born to be Yummy’ on History Channel
    Last night's episode of “Down East Dickering” was titled "Born to be Yummy," as these good guys from Maine bargain and barter with little or no money to acquire items from Uncle Henry’s Weekly Swap or Sell it Guide....
  • 'Down East Dickering' find ‘Used Cars and Old Guitars’ on History Channel
    'Down East Dickering' find ‘Used Cars and Old Guitars’ on History Channel
    Wednesday night's episode of “Down East Dickering” was titled "Used Cars and Old Guitars," as these good guys from Maine bargain and barter with little or no money to acquire items from Uncle Henry’s Weekly Swap or...
  • Man saves infant submerged underwater after SUV flips and baby needed to be cut out of the car seat straps
    Man saves infant submerged in car: Dives in, cuts straps and emerges with infant
    An infant was submerged underwater in a car when a Maine man jumped in and cut the seat belts restraining the three-month-old baby in her car seat. She is alive today thanks to a man who carries a knife for whittling and who was brave enough to go...
  • Naked man breaks into Maine homes while his own home was going up in flames
    Naked man breaks into two homes in rural Maine: Found hiding in attic by police
    The rural town of Falmouth, Maine saw some bizarre action on Friday night when a naked man forced his way into two homes looking to steal car keys while the house he lived in was going up in flames. Logan Valle, 18, was arrested in these bizarre...
  • Todays Catch is being Slowed Down
    Cod fishing shut down by the feds in the Northeastern U.S.
    To some environmentalists, eating cod is similar to committing a crime. To back the dismal and declining figures of this glorious and tasty fish, U.S. authorities have taken it upon themselves to halt the fishing of cod in areas of the Gulf of...
  • Kaci Hickox
    Kaci Hickox, anti-quarantine nurse, criticizes politics of Ebola and apologizes
    Kaci Hickox, a nurse who treated Ebola patients in West Africa via Doctors Without Borders, appeared on NBC’s “Meet the Press” program on Sunday and was interviewed by Chuck Todd, according to a Politico report on Sunday. On the...
  • James Blaine
    Maine's political influence in the Gilded Age
    The state of Maine evolved into a political powerhouse in the mid-nineteenth century. The American Civil War changed the nation's orientation northward in 1860. Abraham Lincoln selected a Maine senator as his running mate. Lincoln's...
  • Maine court says Kaci Hickox must stay 3-feet away from us: Ebola nurse defiant
    Maine court says Kaci Hickox must stay 3-feet away from us: Ebola nurse defiant
    A Maine court has turned up the heat on a defiant Kaci Hickox, telling the on-again, off-again quarantined nurse that she must maintain a 3-foot “buffer” from individuals and submit to mandated monitoring after she was caught riding...
  • Home of Kaci Hickox
    Nurse ignores Ebola quarantine requests to go on a bike ride
    Enjoying a bike ride on a beautiful fall day is something most cyclist can appreciate. Some even use a beautiful day as an excuse to ditch other responsibilities to sneak in time for a ride. Generally speaking sneaking in exercise isn't a bad...
  • Kaci Hickox takes a bike ride despite state ordered quarantine
    Ebola nurse takes on Feds in Ebola showdown
    FORT KENT, MAINE--Kaci Hickox, the nurse who cared for Ebola patients in Sierra Leone, continues to thumb her nose at state and federal authorities after being placed on a 21 day quarantine.After claiming that her rights had been violated by the...
  • Maine's battle over bear hunting tactics
    Maine's battle over bear hunting tactics
    All eyes are currently on Maine as residents prepare to vote November 4th on a measure to alter the way bears are hunted there. Although 32 other states permit hunters to shoot bears while their noses are deep in a bucket of sugary donuts (one of...
  • Mark sinks his teeth into victory
    Interview with mark norris maine scg autumn champ
    An Interview with Autumn SCG Maine State ChampLast weekend was the Star City Games Maine State Championship at Game On Cafe in Augusta. Where as I crashed and burned out of the event, more on this in another article this weekend, I'm happy...
  • Attack ad
    Democrat attack ad falsely portrays employed man as 'unemployed'
    According to an attack ad by Maine Forward PAC, an organization funded largely by the Democratic Governors Association, Roger Gay is one of Maine's 40,000 unemployed individuals, the Washington Free Beacon said Monday. But, Brent Scher added,...