April 12, 2013 RSS feed / People

Second book in zombie series is available

The zombie formula has become familiar to many since the horror genre’s recent spike in popularity. A virus spreads. Few survivors remain. More...

Mary E. Moreshead

Obituaries

Mary E. Moreshead, nee Mulkern, age 97, died peacefully March 24, 2013, in Illinois. She was born May 9, 1915, in Portland, a daughter of John and Helen McGuire Mulkern. Mary was predeceased by her loving husband, G. More...

Guest Column

How can we help children in poverty?

One in five children in Maine lives in poverty. These children are more likely to lack basic needs such as a permanent home, consistent meals, preventative health care and warm clothes. More...

South Portland police

March 23   Travis R. Emmons, 23, of South Portland, was arrested at 4:13 a.m. on Broadway for operating under the influence.  March 24   More...

Pets of the Week

This is Stewart; he enjoys playing with the dogs and taking long naps with his mom. His owners are Charity Bush and Patrick Fisher of South Portland. (Courtesy photo) More...