Author Archive: April Loveland
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – President Barack Obama is working to sell his middle-class tax-cut plan, telling WCSH-TV in an interview yesterday the plan would benefit thousands of families in Maine. The president compared his plan expanding the earned income and child care tax credits to Republicans’ proposal to repeal inheritance taxes on larger estates.
GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) – The man wanted in the shooting death of the print shop director at a community college in North Carolina has been arrested in Florida. Goldsboro Police Capt. Dwayne Dean says 20-year-old Kenneth Morgan Stancil III was arrested early Tuesday when he was spotted sleeping on the beach in Daytona Beach, Florida. Dean says […]
While University of Maine at Presque Isle students are on spring break, area high schools gathered for the third annual career fair. At least 35 careers were available for students to learn about. From nursing and pharmacy, to business and game wardens. The idea of the career fair is to excite students about a particular career. […]
“Unfortunately late last week, we got the official word that the buyers of city hall were not going to make it work for what they intended to make it work,” says Presque Isle City Manager, Jim Bennett. That means the move from the current Presque Isle City Hall building to the old MPG building has […]
WASHINGTON (AP) – First lady Michelle Obama is calling on the lunch bunch, again. Mrs. Obama is challenging kids to come up with more healthy lunch recipes. It’s part of her Let’s Move! campaign to reduce childhood obesity through diet and exercise. Winners from each state and U.S. territory will be flown to Washington this […]