What Maine parents can learn f...

Mar 18, 2020 by

With many schools closed for the foreseeable future, parents now not only have to make sure their kids don’t get behind on their...

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A Hampden waste plant keeps fi...

Sep 1, 2019 by

Amid the many tons of garbage that have flowed to the new waste processing facility in Hampden, workers have made an unpleasant...

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The ’80s kids from Maine who c...

Oct 3, 2018 by

By Darren Fishell, BDN Staff In a pocket of Portland’s West End, the fates of the haves and have-nots born around 1980 diverged the...

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A little art school on Maine’s...

May 21, 2018 by

By Lauren Abbate – A Rockport-based nonprofit college that specializes in visual storytelling is on the road to accreditation...

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Anticipating LePage’s reorgani...

Mar 11, 2018 by

By Matthew Stone – Six months have passed since Gov. Paul LePage’s administration said it would propose legislation to have the...

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Government unions are in deep ...

Feb 18, 2018 by

No obscure Supreme Court ruling deserves its obscurity less than Abood v. Detroit Board of Education, the transformational 1977 case...

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UMaine theater professor place...

Feb 1, 2018 by

The University of Maine has placed a theater professor on paid administrative leave “after receiving a number of emails from students...

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Higher pay hasn’t solved Maine...

Jan 19, 2018 by

Maine school districts are increasingly desperate to find ways to cope with a drastic shortage of people willing to serve as...

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