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Maine Toll Revenue Mostly From Non-Mainers

| December 12, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine Turnpike officials say nearly two-thirds of all the toll revenue collected on the highway this year is coming from motorists who don’t live the state. The Portland Press-Herald reports that’s an increase from two years ago, when an estimated 54 percent of the $105 million in tolls came from out-of-state drivers. […]

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Maine Representative Mike Michaud bids farewell to Congress

| December 12, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is bidding farewell to Congress after 12 years of serving the state’s 2nd district. Michaud delivered his farewell statement into the Congressional record on Thursday. He touched on his efforts to improve transportation infrastructure in the largest Congressional district east of the Mississippi River. Michaud became […]

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Open Kitchen 12/11/14

| December 11, 2014

  Classic Lasagna Ingredients   Serves 8 1 medium onion, peeled and finely chopped 2 medium carrots, peeled and finely chopped 6 cloves garlic, peeled and minced 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 pound ground beef ½ pound sweet Italian sausage, casings removed ½ cup red wine, such as chianti 3 cups prepared tomato sauce ¼ […]

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Maine Wins Grant to Expand Preschool Programs

| December 11, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The Maine Department of Education is receiving $14.8 million to expand public preschool access in 10 counties. The department will pass 95 percent of the funds awarded by the U.S. Department of Education to 13 school districts with high percentages of low-income students to establish or expand preschool programs. All told, […]

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Wednesday Cancellations

| December 10, 2014

Here are the cancellations  and delays for Wednesday December 10th Adult Multiple Alternative All ACAP Offices All programs of the Central Aroostook Association Aroostook Band of Micmacs Aroostook Aspirations Presque Isle Office Cassidy Orthodontics Caswell School Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce Child Development Services Presque Isle Circle of Learning Cornerstone Christian Academy Cyr bus line […]

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