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Rally Held in Portland to Protest Decision to Overturn Roe v. Wade

According to WGME Channel 13, yesterday while thousands of Mainer's were celebrating our Nation's Independence with BBQ's, parades and city events, many others gathered in Portland to Protest. The Supreme Court's Decision to overturn Roe v. Wade has hit the Nation. There are different intense and passionate reactions to this...
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Central Maine Has Another New Restaurant

In the wake of all of the COVID-caused closures, it is great to see so many new hospitality businesses open in the State of Maine. In Central Maine, we have seen close to a dozen new restaurants and bars open within the last six months. And, there are even more scheduled to open in the next year.
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Augusta, Maine Police Searching For Possible Missing Family

According to a press release from the Augusta Police Department, police are looking for the public's help in locating several members of the Al Hilfi family. The press release explains that, on Friday, July 1st, police responded Glenridge Drive for a report of suspicious activity. However, police now believe they are dealing with a series of missing persons. The missing include a young woman and four children.

Arrest Made In Connection With Auburn, Maine Double Homicide

A New York man has been arrested in Maryland in connection with the deaths of a young man and a young woman in Auburn in June. According to a press release from the Maine Department of Public Safety, 34 year old David Barnett, who goes by "Slim", was arrested in Rockland, Maryland. The arrest stems from the June 19th killing of 21-year-old Kelzie Caron, of Maine, and 21-year-old Pierre Langlois of Connecticut.

Police Destroy 126 Pounds of Marijuana at Unlicensed Fairfield Store

According to the Kennebec Journal, Fairfield Police confiscated nearly 200 marijuana plants and destroyed over 125 pounds of processed marijuana on Wednesday. The Kennebec Journal reports that Fairfield Police executed a search warrant this week at the YEZI Local Craft Marijuana Retail Store. The store is on Norridgewock Road in the vicinity of Fairfield Center and is a medical dispensary. However, the store was continuing to operate despite the fact that the business's license had been revoked.

Former Searsport Emporium With Endless Opportunities, Up For Sale

Have you ever wondered how cool it would be to buy a business, renovate it, and offer your incredible creations to people all over the world? I have. In Searsport Maine sits a building that once house Captain Tinkham's Emporium, which provided antiques, hand tools, jewelry, ephemera, and other items of interest to collectors and crafters alike, according to a website of theirs.

Hobby Lobby & Harbor Freight Could Soon Have Locations in Augusta, Maine

Two incredibly popular, and quite large, retail stores may soon be planting new roots in Maine's Capital city. According to the Kennebec Journal, their are currently documents that have been placed on file with the City of Augusta that reveal the two retail giants have shown interest in the building that used to house Sears at the Turnpike Mall.

Is It Illegal In Maine To Have Your Car Radio Too Loud?

If you grew up in the 80s, 90s, or 00s, there is a good chance you had that friend who was obsessed with having a the loudest car stereo in town. This guy (it was almost always a boy or young man) was all about having a stereo capable of bursting ear drums and shattering glass.

Maine Capitol Police Officer Saves Two Men From Overdosing

According to a press release from Shannon Moss at the Maine Department of Public Safety, two men are alive today because of a quick thinking, and dedicated, Capitol Police officer. The press release explains that, just after 6 PM on Friday, June 24th, Officer Gary Boulet was on patrol near...

Maine Teens Injured When Car Goes Airborne

A pair of Maine teens are lucky they were not seriously injured, or killed, when their vehicle went airborne during an early Tuesday morning crash in Raymond. According to WMTW, 18 year old Lucas Gaudin was driving south on Route 85 when he lost control of the vehicle. The vehicle crossed into the northbound lane, went airborne, and struck a utility pole. The vehicle then rolled into a ditch. The force of the impact with the pole caused it to snap.

Vandals Do Thousands in Damage to Central Maine Honey Farm

According WGME Channel 13, over $5,000 worth of damages were caused and over a half a million bees damaged. This happened this past weekend to the Swan's Honey beehives located in Albion, Maine. The article stated that sadly, hives were scattered on the ground and tire tracks were found on...