"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character."
SKOWHEGAN — Six-year-old Lyric Whitaker normally is a shy little girl.
WASHINGTON -- On Monday, hundreds of thousands of spectators from across the nation will gather within sight of the Capitol to watch President Barack Obama take the oath of office.
L.R. 1045 — “An Act to Make Supplemental Appropriations and Allocations for the Expenditures of State Government, and to Change Certain Provisions of the Law Necessary to the Proper Operations of State Government for the Fiscal Year Ending June 30, 2013.” This is Gov. LePage’s supplemental budget. Public hearings, room 228, State House, include:
Last week, the progressive blog Dirigo Blue got its hands on a juicy internal memo from Gov. Paul LePage's political adviser, Brent Littlefield.
FARMINGTON — The Mt. Blue High School Learning Campus is in the final stages of a three-year, $60 million renovation and expansion project.
WATERVILLE — Police Detective Sgt. Michael Benecke plans to retire Jan. 31 after 25 years at the Waterville Polcie Department.
IN CLINTON, Saturday at 7:17 p.m., suspicious activity was reported at A.W. Chaffee on Hinckley Road.
OAKLAND — FirstPark, a business park supported by 24 area communities, hopes to announce a new director in about two weeks after a months-long search, according to Craig Nelson, president of the park's governing assembly.
AUGUSTA — When you add it all up, the city of Augusta would lose somewhere north of $2 million from city and school budgets next year if Gov. Paul LePage's state budget is adopted as proposed.
In case you didn't know, the state of Maine ranks second in the nation for cat ownership.
AUGUSTA -- University of Maine at Augusta art students put their "imperfect" work on display Sunday for all to see at Viles Arboretum.
AUGUSTA -- The last time Ralph Sargent and Bill Witt saw each other, 45 years ago, they were inside the U.S. Marine garrison at Khe Sanh, South Vietnam, with about 6,000 other U.S. troops, under siege by some 30,000 of the North Vietnamese Army's best fighters.
AUGUSTA -- The following is a list of cases closed Jan. 10-16, 2013, in Augusta District Court:
The victims' identities haven't been released, and the boy's motive and connection to the five victims weren't immediately known.
The proclamation calls on Mainers to pay tribute to Martin Luther King's life and work by participating in community service projects on Monday and throughout the year.
A judge has ordered the foreclosure on former state Rep. John Martin's Tamarack Inn in Eagle Lake.
The Cheverus running back ran for 1,722 yards and scored 28 touchdowns.
In the past 20 years, the number of bills submitted before the deadline has ranged from under 1,700 in 2009 to more than 2,600 in 1999.
The state of some of the 25 newly discovered bodies are so disfigured they are hard to identify.
Delays of up to 20 minutes are possible near mile 81 on the turnpike in Lewiston and up to 25 minutes at mile 102 in West Gardiner.
Stephen Mulkey will be a presenter at the 13th Delhi Sustainable Development Summit from Jan. 31 to Feb. 2.
The top seed needs five sets to reach the quarterfinals.
The quiet moments are prelude to Monday's public inaugural before a huge expected crowd.