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Saturday, Apr 21, 2018 at 07:43 AM EDT

Jeb Bush to Eulogize Mother, Barbara, in Private Service

Jeb Bush to Eulogize Mother, Barbara, in Private Service

Some 1,500 guests are expected to attend a private funeral for Barbara Bush at the nation's largest Episcopal church.

Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 06:06 PM EDT

Student from Hurricane-Ravaged Puerto Rico lands at Bowdoin

Student from Hurricane-Ravaged Puerto Rico lands at Bowdoin

Out of a devastating storm has come an opportunity for college students in Puerto Rico.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 05:07 PM EDT

Maine Voters Could Soon Decide on Death With Dignity Law

Maine Voters Could Soon Decide on Death With Dignity Law

The issue of death with dignity could soon be up to voters in Maine.

Wednesday, Apr 18, 2018 at 07:16 PM EDT

Maine Fondly Remembers Barbara Bush

Maine Fondly Remembers Barbara Bush

Former First Lady Barbara Bush made a lasting impact on Maine, especially in Kennebunkport, where she and former President George H.W. Bush made their summer home.

Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 08:05 PM EDT

Barbara Bush's Legacy to Live on at Children's Hospital

Barbara Bush's Legacy to Live on at Children's Hospital

Barbara Bush gave back to Maine in many ways beyond her time and donations to the Barbara Bush Children's Hospital in Portland.

Monday, Apr 16, 2018 at 05:17 PM EDT

Kennebunkport Sad to Hear of Barbara Bush's Failing Health

Kennebunkport Sad to Hear of Barbara Bush's Failing Health

With Barbara Bush's health failing, the community of Kennebunkport, Maine, where her family has long spent summers, is remembering the good times.

Saturday, Apr 14, 2018 at 05:43 PM EDT

Man in Maine State Prison Dies; Cause of Death Not Released

Man in Maine State Prison Dies; Cause of Death Not Released

A man serving sentences at Maine State Prison for probation violations was pronounced dead Saturday, the Maine Department of Corrections confirmed.

Friday, Apr 13, 2018 at 07:12 PM EDT

Sea Dogs' Home Opener Features Drew Pomeranz Vs. Tim Tebow

Sea Dogs' Home Opener Features Drew Pomeranz Vs. Tim Tebow

Red Sox pitcher Drew Pomeranz will face former Heisman winner and NFL quarterback Tim Tebow, now an outfielder in the New York Mets' system, in the Portland Sea Dogs' home opener.

Thursday, Apr 12, 2018 at 09:48 PM EDT

Family: Home Was Targeted in Shooting Due to Muslim Faith

Family: Home Was Targeted in Shooting Due to Muslim Faith

A Muslim family in Maine believes they may have been targeted because of their faith when someone shot a sign outside their business and home.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2018 at 02:15 PM EDT

Police Investigating Body Discovered in Maine

Police Investigating Body Discovered in Maine

Police are investigating the discovery of a body in a Lewiston, Maine, parking lot near a greenhouse operated by a local florist.