Kennebec Journal and Morning Sentinel https://www.centralmaine.com Features news from the Kennebec Journal of Augusta, Maine and Morning Sentinel of Waterville, Maine. Tue, 21 Jan 2020 23:07:06 -0500 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3 Unified basketball: As new season begins, sport still on the rise https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/unified-basketball-as-new-season-begins-sport-still-on-the-rise/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 22:50:32 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706522&preview=true&preview_id=1706522 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/14071554_20200121_Hall_Dale_Winthrop_Unified_987313.jpgFARMINGDALE, ME - JANUARY 21: Winthrop High School's Sarah McConnell celebraes singking Tuesday January 21, 2020 two points against Hall-Dale-Richmond High School's unified basketball team during a game in Farmingdale.Staff photo by Andy MolloyTue, 21 Jan 2020 17:50:32 -0500 Maine to review its reimbursement rates for Medicaid programs https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/maine-to-review-its-reimbursement-rates-for-medicaid-programs/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 22:40:44 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706562&preview=true&preview_id=1706562 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/06/6513288_20190618_NewOfficeBuilding_130345.jpgTue, 21 Jan 2020 18:05:40 -0500 U.S. stocks close lower amid jitters over virus outbreak https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/u-s-stocks-close-lower-amid-jitters-over-virus-outbreak/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 22:32:16 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706574&preview=true&preview_id=1706574 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/Financial_Markets_Wall_Street_37010.jpgTue, 21 Jan 2020 18:06:37 -0500 Ice disk appears in Big Eddy in Skowhegan https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/ice-disk-appears-in-big-eddy-in-skowhegan-2/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 22:17:39 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706450&preview=true&preview_id=1706450 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/14212638_21icedisc.jpg8250# 01icedisc SKOWHEGAN, MAINE JANUARY 21, 2020. A school bus passes an ice disc that floats at the eddy of the Kennebec River off Route 2 in Skowhegan, Maine Tuesday January 21, 2020. (Staff photo by Rich Abrahamson/Morning Sentinel)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:39:28 -0500 Ice disk appears in Big Eddy in Skowhegan https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/ice-disk-appears-in-big-eddy-in-skowhegan/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 22:17:39 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706410&preview=true&preview_id=1706410 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/14212638_21icedisc.jpg8250# 01icedisc SKOWHEGAN, MAINE JANUARY 21, 2020. A school bus passes an ice disc that floats at the eddy of the Kennebec River off Route 2 in Skowhegan, Maine Tuesday January 21, 2020. (Staff photo by Rich Abrahamson/Morning Sentinel)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:48:55 -0500 Gardiner men arrested after fighting with tractor, truck https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/gardiner-men-arrested-after-fighting-with-tractor-truck/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 21:38:26 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706326&preview=true&preview_id=1706326 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/wilson.jpgTue, 21 Jan 2020 16:53:19 -0500 Maine regulators vote to investigate CMP’s winter disconnect notices https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/maine-regulators-vote-to-investigate-cmps-winter-disconnect-notices/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 20:50:50 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706590&preview=true&preview_id=1706590 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/09/1727830_22018_smartmeters0612-1024x788.jpgCMP smart meterTue, 21 Jan 2020 18:07:06 -0500 Central Maine Jan. 21 police log https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/central-maine-jan-21-police-log/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 19:48:45 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706234&preview=true&preview_id=1706234 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/cops-image-1.jpgTue, 21 Jan 2020 16:42:43 -0500 Sen. Collins votes against subpoena for White House documents https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/sens-collins-king-support-fresh-changes-to-impeachment-rules/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/sens-collins-king-support-fresh-changes-to-impeachment-rules/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 19:42:20 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/sens-collins-king-support-fresh-changes-to-impeachment-rules/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/sens-collins-king-support-fresh-changes-to-impeachment-rules/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/AP20021666130271.jpgSen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., left, and Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine arrive for the trial of President Donald Trump at the Capitol Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:40:24 -0500 Trump dialing back plan to gut Obama’s auto mileage rules https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/trump-dialing-back-plan-to-gut-obamas-auto-mileage-rules/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/trump-dialing-back-plan-to-gut-obamas-auto-mileage-rules/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 19:27:06 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/trump-dialing-back-plan-to-gut-obamas-auto-mileage-rules/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/trump-dialing-back-plan-to-gut-obamas-auto-mileage-rules/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/12/13547730_20191223_turnpike_3.jpgBIDDEFORD, ME - DECEMBER 23: Vehicles travel along the Maine Turnpike in Biddeford on Monday, December 23, 2019. (Staff Photo by Gregory Rec/Staff Photographer)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 14:51:14 -0500 Gardiner officials weigh options on Brunswick Avenue retaining wall https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/gardiner-officials-weigh-options-on-brunswick-avenue-retaining-wall/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/gardiner-officials-weigh-options-on-brunswick-avenue-retaining-wall/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 19:22:27 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706162&preview=true&preview_id=1706162 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/gardiner-officials-weigh-options-on-brunswick-avenue-retaining-wall/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/12/12387430_20191205_MoreDingley_3713.jpgGARDINER, ME - NOVEMBER 5: View of Gardiner Public Library, left, and Water Street from third floor of DIngley Block on Thursday December 5, 2019 in Gardiner. (Staff photo by Joe Phelan/Staff Photographer)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:57:36 -0500 College notebook: Lawrence grad Nia Irving reaches milestone at Boston University https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/college-notebook-lawrence-grad-nia-irving-reaches-milestone-at-boston-university/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 19:21:17 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706338&preview=true&preview_id=1706338 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/Irving3.jpgBoston University forward and Lawrence graduate Nia Irving goes up for a shot during a Dec. 7 game against the California Golden Bears in Berkeley, California. Irving recently scored her 1,000th point with the Terriers.Tue, 21 Jan 2020 16:42:40 -0500 Maine family prays for a miracle for toddler injured in fall into pool https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/maine-family-prays-for-a-miracle-for-toddler-injured-in-fall-into-pool/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 19:09:01 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/maine-family-prays-for-a-miracle-for-toddler-injured-in-fall-into-pool/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/Rocco.jpgTue, 21 Jan 2020 14:27:13 -0500 More tests requested on truck in crash that killed 7 bikers in New Hampshire https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/more-tests-requested-on-truck-in-crash-that-killed-7-bikers-in-new-hampshire/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 18:28:59 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/more-tests-requested-on-truck-in-crash-that-killed-7-bikers-in-new-hampshire/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/08/AP_19175704994011.jpgCORRECTS TO SPRINGFIELD NOT HAMPTON DISTRICT COURT - Volodymyr Zhukovskyy, 23, of West Springfield, stands during his arraignment in Springfield District Court, Monday, June 24, 2019, in Springfield, Mass. Zhukovskyy, the driver of a truck in a fiery collision on a rural New Hampshire highway that killed seven motorcyclists, was charged Monday with seven counts of negligent homicide. (Don Treeger/The Republican via AP, Pool)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 13:33:03 -0500 Hannaford scores 100 percent on index of corporate LBGTQ policies https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/hannaford-scores-100-percent-on-index-of-corporate-lbgtq-policies/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/hannaford-scores-100-percent-on-index-of-corporate-lbgtq-policies/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 18:12:21 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/hannaford-scores-100-percent-on-index-of-corporate-lbgtq-policies/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/hannaford-scores-100-percent-on-index-of-corporate-lbgtq-policies/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/Hannaford_Logo_Color_High_Resolution.pngTue, 21 Jan 2020 15:56:53 -0500 Nipsey Hussle’s legacy takes center stage at Grammy Awards https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/nipsey-hussles-legacy-takes-center-stage-at-grammy-awards/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/nipsey-hussles-legacy-takes-center-stage-at-grammy-awards/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 18:10:57 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706054&preview=true&preview_id=1706054 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/nipsey-hussles-legacy-takes-center-stage-at-grammy-awards/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/Music_Grammywatch_Nipsey_Hussle_77734-1.jpgFILE - This March 29, 2018 file photo shows rapper Nipsey Hussle at an NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Milwaukee Bucks in Oakland, Calif. Hussle, who was shot and killed outside of his clothing store in Los Angeles on March 31, 2019, is nominated for three Grammy Awards, His song “Racks In the Midldle is up for best rap performance and best rap song, while “Higher,” a collaboration with DJ Khaled and John Legend that one of the last songs Hussle recorded, is nominated for best rap/sung performance. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 13:24:23 -0500 Survivor stories spotlight anniversary of liberation of Auschwitz https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/survivor-stories-spotlight-anniversary-of-liberation-of-auschwitz/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/survivor-stories-spotlight-anniversary-of-liberation-of-auschwitz/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 18:08:02 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/survivor-stories-spotlight-anniversary-of-liberation-of-auschwitz/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/survivor-stories-spotlight-anniversary-of-liberation-of-auschwitz/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/Israel_Scars_of_Auschwitz_12521-1.jpgIn this Friday, Jan. 17, 2020, photo, Holocaust survivor Maurice Gluck, poses for a photo in his home in Ya'ad, northern Israel. Shortly before they were rounded up by Nazi troops in Belgium and deported to Auschwitz in 1942, the parents of three-year-old Maurice Gluck placed their only child in the care of a local Christian family. Gluck forgot his Yiddish mother tongue and that he even had parents of his own. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 15:24:38 -0500 Study shows some gains for women in music biz, but men still dominate pop charts https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/study-shows-some-gains-for-women-in-music-biz-but-men-still-dominate-pop-charts/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/study-shows-some-gains-for-women-in-music-biz-but-men-still-dominate-pop-charts/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:57:10 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1706042&preview=true&preview_id=1706042 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/study-shows-some-gains-for-women-in-music-biz-but-men-still-dominate-pop-charts/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/11/2019_American_Music_Awards_-_Arrivals_04579-1.jpgSelena Gomez arrives at the American Music Awards on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 13:24:24 -0500 Spacewalking Maine astronaut, colleague wrap up battery improvements https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/spacewalking-maine-astronaut-colleague-wrap-up-battery-improvements/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/spacewalking-maine-astronaut-colleague-wrap-up-battery-improvements/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:57:02 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/spacewalking-maine-astronaut-colleague-wrap-up-battery-improvements/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/spacewalking-maine-astronaut-colleague-wrap-up-battery-improvements/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/Space_Station_02103.jpgTue, 21 Jan 2020 13:24:20 -0500 Reports: Dustin Pedroia suffers ‘significant setback’ in comeback https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/reports-dustin-pedroia-suffers-significant-setback-in-comeback/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:40:11 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/reports-dustin-pedroia-suffers-significant-setback-in-comeback/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/05/5040936_20190508_SeaDogs_0439.jpgDustin Pedroia is greeted with a high-five as he returns to the dugout after diving for a grounder and throwing out a runner at first base.Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:44:11 -0500 Ozzy Osbourne announces he has Parkinson’s disease https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/ozzy-osbourne-announces-he-has-parkinsons-disease/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:17:16 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1705994&preview=true&preview_id=1705994 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/People-Ozzy_Osbourne_08076-1.jpgFILE - This June 11, 2018 file photo shows musician Ozzy Osbourne, left, and his wife Sharon Osbourne at the Metal Hammer Golden God awards in London. The 71-year-old Grammy winner and former vocalist for the metal band Black Sabbath said during an interview on “Good Morning America” that aired Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020, that he's been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, a nervous system disorder that affects movement. The diagnosis came after a fall last year. (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP, File)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:17:55 -0500 Two men charged after shots fired in Portland https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/two-men-charged-after-shots-fired-in-portland/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:02:01 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/two-men-charged-after-shots-fired-in-portland/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/mugshots.jpgAbdihamit A. Ali and Ahmed Mahdi.Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:33:25 -0500 Kennebec County courts Jan. 9-16, 2020, 2019 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/kennebec-county-courts-jan-9-16-2020-2019/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 16:10:48 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1705962&preview=true&preview_id=1705962 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/12/COURTS.jpgTue, 21 Jan 2020 16:58:46 -0500 Wayne woman who died in weekend car accident remembered as ‘an amazing community member’ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/one-dead-in-weekend-motor-vehicle-accident-in-wayne/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 16:04:09 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1705926&preview=true&preview_id=1705926 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/Wayne-fatal-accident.jpgThe scene of a fatal motor vehicle accident in Wayne on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2019. Blanche Fyler, 84, of Wayne, was killed after her vehicle struck another head-on on Pond Road.Tue, 21 Jan 2020 16:58:03 -0500 McConnell abruptly eases impeachment rules after Sen. Collins, others voice concerns https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/mcconnell-pushes-for-speedy-trump-impeachment-trial-to-begin-with-rules-fight-long-days/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/mcconnell-pushes-for-speedy-trump-impeachment-trial-to-begin-with-rules-fight-long-days/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 15:51:55 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1705882&preview=true&preview_id=1705882 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/mcconnell-pushes-for-speedy-trump-impeachment-trial-to-begin-with-rules-fight-long-days/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/AP20021703480320.jpgSen. Jim Risch, R-Idaho, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, left, walks with Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, as they arrive at the Senate for the start of the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2020. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 17:22:33 -0500 Hillary Clinton says ‘nobody likes’ Bernie Sanders https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/hillary-clinton-says-nobody-likes-bernie-sanders/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/hillary-clinton-says-nobody-likes-bernie-sanders/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 15:47:01 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/hillary-clinton-says-nobody-likes-bernie-sanders/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/hillary-clinton-says-nobody-likes-bernie-sanders/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/2020_Winter_TCA_-_Hulu_68021-1.jpgTue, 21 Jan 2020 12:19:37 -0500 Planned Parenthood endorses Gideon over Sen. Collins for Senate https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/planned-parenthood-endorses-gideon-over-sen-collins-for-senate-seat/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/planned-parenthood-endorses-gideon-over-sen-collins-for-senate-seat/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 14:13:23 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1705854&preview=true&preview_id=1705854 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/planned-parenthood-endorses-gideon-over-sen-collins-for-senate-seat/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/Election_2020_Maine_Senate_82766.jpgFILE - In this Jan. 8, 2020 file photo, House speaker Sara Gideon, D-Freeport, flashes a thumbs up at a Democratic colleague prior to the start of the first session of the new year at the State House House in Augusta, Maine. Planned Parenthood announced Tuesday that it is endorsing Gideon, a Democratic challenger to Republican Sen. Susan Collins in Maine, saying Collins “turned her back” on women and citing her vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court as well as other judicial nominees who oppose abortion. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 13:25:43 -0500 On this date in Maine history: Jan. 21 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/on-this-date-in-maine-history-6/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/on-this-date-in-maine-history-6/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:59 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1705038&preview=true&preview_id=1705038 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/on-this-date-in-maine-history-6/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/0121-blanco-inauguration.jpgPoet Richard Blanco speaks at the U.S. Capitol in Washington during the 2013 inauguration of President Barack Obama. Blanco will be in the Waterville area Tuesday, first reading to and speaking with students at Winslow Junior High School and later at the Waterville Opera House, reading “One Today.” Associated Press mebiMon, 20 Jan 2020 21:42:34 -0500 New Maine plan doesn’t go far enough to protect right whales https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/b-letter-new-maine-plan-doesnt-go-far-enough-to-protect-right-whales/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/b-letter-new-maine-plan-doesnt-go-far-enough-to-protect-right-whales/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:55 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704418&preview=true&preview_id=1704418 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/b-letter-new-maine-plan-doesnt-go-far-enough-to-protect-right-whales/feed/ 0 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:31:36 -0500 For safety, walk on the left side https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/for-safety-walk-on-the-left-side/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/for-safety-walk-on-the-left-side/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:54 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704450&preview=true&preview_id=1704450 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/for-safety-walk-on-the-left-side/feed/ 0 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:35:15 -0500 Over a half-million guests stayed at Maine Airbnb rentals in 2019 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/over-half-million-guests-stayed-at-maine-airbnb-rentals-in-2019/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/over-half-million-guests-stayed-at-maine-airbnb-rentals-in-2019/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:49 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704746&preview=true&preview_id=1704746 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/over-half-million-guests-stayed-at-maine-airbnb-rentals-in-2019/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/09/air.jpgairbnb cellphone app ShutterstockMon, 20 Jan 2020 22:24:38 -0500 New director of York County Shelter Program following in father’s footsteps https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/new-director-of-york-county-shelter-program-following-in-fathers-footsteps/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/new-director-of-york-county-shelter-program-following-in-fathers-footsteps/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:37 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/new-director-of-york-county-shelter-program-following-in-fathers-footsteps/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/new-director-of-york-county-shelter-program-following-in-fathers-footsteps/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/14062054_20200117_Shelter0141.jpgALFRED, ME - JANUARY 17: Megan Gean-Gendron, the new executive director of the York County Shelter Programs Friday, Jan.17, 2019. (Staff Photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 12:46:58 -0500 Electric school buses latest stop on Maine’s climate-change journey https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/electric-school-buses-latest-stop-on-maines-climate-change-journey/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/electric-school-buses-latest-stop-on-maines-climate-change-journey/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:29 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1705238&preview=true&preview_id=1705238 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/electric-school-buses-latest-stop-on-maines-climate-change-journey/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/13993238_20200115_buses_0072.jpgFALMOUTH, ME - JANUARY 15: Topper West, transportation director for Falmouth schools, poses for a portrait by the department's fleet of buses. (Staff photo by Ben McCanna/Staff Photographer)Tue, 21 Jan 2020 07:26:25 -0500 Reject big pharma, vote yes on 1 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/reject-big-pharma-vote-yes-on-1/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/reject-big-pharma-vote-yes-on-1/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:29 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704438&preview=true&preview_id=1704438 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/reject-big-pharma-vote-yes-on-1/feed/ 0 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:33:21 -0500 Tax breaks may be better spent elsewhere https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/tax-breaks-may-be-better-spent-elsewhere/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/tax-breaks-may-be-better-spent-elsewhere/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:21 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704430&preview=true&preview_id=1704430 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/tax-breaks-may-be-better-spent-elsewhere/feed/ 0 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:32:25 -0500 Our View: Pro-gun groups should denounce sloppy owners https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/our-view-pro-gun-groups-should-denounce-sloppy-owners-2/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/our-view-pro-gun-groups-should-denounce-sloppy-owners-2/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704738&preview=true&preview_id=1704738 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/our-view-pro-gun-groups-should-denounce-sloppy-owners-2/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/PWM-gun-1-17-20.jpgMon, 20 Jan 2020 16:53:26 -0500 Our View: Pro-gun groups should denounce sloppy owners https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/our-view-pro-gun-groups-should-denounce-sloppy-owners/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/our-view-pro-gun-groups-should-denounce-sloppy-owners/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704662&preview=true&preview_id=1704662 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/our-view-pro-gun-groups-should-denounce-sloppy-owners/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/10/pwm-gun.jpgLoaded handgun discovered in luggage at the Portland Jetport on Wednesday, October 30, 2019.Mon, 20 Jan 2020 20:23:17 -0500 Scholars Strategy Network: Getting by with less and less https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/scholars-strategy-network-getting-by-with-less-and-less/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/scholars-strategy-network-getting-by-with-less-and-less/#respond Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704402&preview=true&preview_id=1704402 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/scholars-strategy-network-getting-by-with-less-and-less/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2019/07/Food_Stamps_Cuts-Economy_76210.jpgFILE - In this Friday, March 17, 2017, file photo, a sign advertises a program that allows food stamp recipients to use their EBT cards to shop at a farmer's market in Topsham, Maine. A proposal to curtail the nation’s food stamp program would pinch families struggling to pay for groceries and ripple through other areas of the economy, including supermarkets and discounters. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File)Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:30:24 -0500 Today’s editorial cartoon https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/todays-editorial-cartoon-323-2/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704390&preview=true&preview_id=1704390 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/233992.jpgMon, 20 Jan 2020 14:27:30 -0500 Julia Cooke named to Baldwin Wallace University dean’s list https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/julia-cooke-named-to-baldwin-wallace-university-deans-list/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:47:24 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1701594&preview=true&preview_id=1701594 Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:55:52 -0500 Up to $100K available for community forestry projects in Maine towns https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/up-to-100k-available-for-community-forestry-projects-in-maine-towns/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:41:12 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704234&preview=true&preview_id=1704234 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 13:30:15 -0500 We Banjo 3 concert set for Portland https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/we-banjo-3-concert-set-for-portland/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:34:08 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704590&preview=true&preview_id=1704590 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/10/2020/01/We-Banjo-3-2019-by-Tony-Nelson.jpgLeft to right: Credit: Tony Nelson David Howley, Martin Howley, Enda Scahill, Fergal ScahillTue, 21 Jan 2020 12:31:24 -0500 AARP Tax-Aide program offered Feb. 1 through April 15 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/aarp-tax-aide-program-offered-feb-1-through-april-15/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:25:40 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1700058&preview=true&preview_id=1700058 Thu, 16 Jan 2020 15:20:21 -0500 Clarkson University Presidential Scholars https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/clarkson-university-presidential-scholars-2/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:04:45 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1701522&preview=true&preview_id=1701522 Fri, 17 Jan 2020 12:24:54 -0500 Becker College dean’s list https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/becker-college-deans-list-3/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:04:06 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1704358&preview=true&preview_id=1704358 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 14:10:19 -0500 Grace Christian Academy honor roll https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/grace-christian-academy-honor-roll-13/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:01:36 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com?p=1701530&preview=true&preview_id=1701530 Tue, 21 Jan 2020 11:38:09 -0500 Obituary: Russell Bourgoin https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/obituaryrussell-bourgoin/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:01:01 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/obituaryrussell-bourgoin/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2020/01/0159271.jpgRussell BourgoinTue, 21 Jan 2020 01:01:01 -0500 Obituary: Hellen Brawn Dancer https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/obituaryhellen-brawn-dancer/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:01:01 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/obituaryhellen-brawn-dancer/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2020/01/0159759.jpgHellen Brawn DancerTue, 21 Jan 2020 01:01:01 -0500 Obituary: Lorraine C. Paré https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/obituarylorraine-c-par/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:01:01 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/obituarylorraine-c-par/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2020/01/0159649.jpgLorraine C. ParéTue, 21 Jan 2020 01:01:01 -0500 Obituary: Blanche M. Fyler https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/obituaryblanche-m-fyler/ Tue, 21 Jan 2020 06:01:01 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2020/01/21/obituaryblanche-m-fyler/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2020/01/0159791.jpgBlanche M. FylerTue, 21 Jan 2020 01:01:01 -0500