Obama won't specify cuts to benefit programs, the Republican says, but aides say he's already done so.
FARMINGTON -- Leadership, communication, school finance budgeting and personnel management are the top qualities respondents said they are looking for in the new Regional School Unit 9 superintendent.
BINGHAM -- A Bingham selectman strongly urged the School Administrative District 13 Tuesday night not to close Bingham's Quimby Middle School, but an updated survey of the district's residents show almost half are in favor of shutting it down.
SKOWHEGAN -- The following cases were closed Nov. 5-9 in Skowhegan District Court.
WINSLOW -- A woman was injured after she was hit by a car while she crossed Clinton Avenue Tuesday evening, according to police.
AUGUSTA -- The ninth and final defendant charged with criminal trespass for refusing to leave the grounds of the governor's residence last year pleaded guilty Monday in Kennebec County Superior Court.
HALLOWELL -- A management plan for the city forest will go to a public hearing at January's City Council meeting now that some councilors say they want input from residents.
WATERVILLE -- Be kind to everyone around you, invest in yourself, never stop learning, and above all, be honest.
GARDINER -- Two people were hurt -- at least one seriously -- during a fight outside a Neal Street apartment early Monday morning, police said.
The attorney for Mark Strong says officials also have not disclosed everything found in searches in the high-profile prostitution case.
Police believe the driver suffered a medical problem before the crash.
The Sierra Club again denounces the proposed 220-mile road as a costly, destructive boondoggle.
The land in Penobscot County is on the eastern boundary of Baxter State Park.
The small, long-haired dog drowned, and it appeared the woman was suffering from hypothermia.
The Biodiversity Research Institute will be studying contamination as part of ongoing studies of mercury pollution.
The veteran office holders will be paid much less than two years ago unless lawmakers approve an extra $50,000.
Proposed budget for 2013-2014 calls for a 1.1 percent increase
Maine energy officials say the average price for propane, in quantities used for heating, is unchanged from last week.
The workers are those who exemplify excellence in public service.
Harassment, criminal mischief, threatening
The scene playing out on Capitol Hill is a familiar one as lawmakers with competing ideologies wage an 11th-hour battle to avert a predictable crisis.
The probe of Europe's largest bank focused on the transfer of funds through the U.S. financial system from Mexican drug cartels and on behalf of nations such as Iran.
Police say nearly $10,000 in cash and $10,000 in jewelry was stolen from a home on Dec. 1.
Police Chief Paul Callaghan and Town Manager Robert Markel both cite town politics.
A handful of marijuana activists celebrated by toking up on the Capitol steps, but there were no crowds and little fanfare.
The Supreme Court Justice finds himself defending his legal writings that some find offensive and anti-gay.
In the U.S., elementary school children have improved their scores in reading and math, but progress seems to fall off in later grades, where math and science scores are stagnant.
The exact date and circumstances of the Rockport shelter's closing haven't been revealed. The nearest sheltera are more than an hour away.
The former International Monetary Fund leader stayed in Paris and stayed mum as a New York judge announced the settlement Monday.
Tom Brady throws four touchdown passes and the New England Patriots dominate the Houston Texans on Monday Night Football.