City man walks when alleged victim won't talk in fork stabbing incident
Tony Leonard, left, and his attorney, Henry Griffin, listen to Assistant District Attorney Lisa Bogue during opening statements Monday in Androscoggin County Superior Court in Auburn.
Sun May 19, 2013
Maine inspection rule among least restrictive in U.S.
In Georgia, restaurants have to post health inspection reports next to their front doors, and in St.
Bates College director finds plenty of friendliness, adventure in Maine
But the opportunity to be director at the school's Harward Center for Community Partnerships was too good to pass up, so last summer she, her husband and their two children moved up from Mississippi.
Municipal health and safety codes not being enforced
The horrific downtown fires have once again put the spotlight on the housing situation in downtown Lewiston.
Fri May 17, 2013
Bliss Thru Shopping: Sears(iously) cool
It was a sad day last January when Sears closed. The department store had been a local institution since 1935 and a Lewiston Mall staple since the late 1970s.
Seven businesses honored at annual L-A dinner
Forage Market co-owners Cody LaMontagne, center, and Allen Smith, right, visit with Jimmy Simones shortly after they were awarded a 2013 Lewiston Economic Achievement Award at the Lewiston Auburn Growth Council's annual awards dinner Thursday night at the Ramada in Lewiston.
Tue May 14, 2013
Lewiston Strong builds unity within diversity
"Everyone has their own prayer to offer," Sarah Shepley said as she hung prayer flags in Kennedy Park on Monday.
Mon May 13, 2013
Woman injured when car flips on Route 121 in Mechanic Falls
A 28-year-old woman was thrown from her car Monday morning after the car apparently hit an abutment and flipped over several times on Route 121 by the Sawyer Bridge.
Epic auction features Greeley's cars, trucks, tools, equipment
"Monumental" is the term auctioneer Jody McMorrow uses as he walks through the massive display of tools, collectibles, classic cars and racing memorabilia at Bob Greeley's home.
Crews bring down Pierce Street building
Matt Haines pours water onto 116 Pierce St. to keep dust and debris down as his boss, Roland Chabot, from Roland's Demolition of Auburn, tears down one of several buildings destroyed in the May 3 fire.
LAEGC annual dinner to hear from Cianbro leader
The Twin Cities will honor businesses big and small and hear from Cianbro President Peter Vigue at the 32nd annual Lewiston-Auburn Economic Growth Council annual dinner Thursday, May 16.
Sun May 12, 2013
Auburn teen dies in Friday crash
According to Sgt. Laurie Woodhead of the Auburn Police Department, Catherine Bauer of Auburn and passenger Luke Merriam, 29, of Auburn, were traveling on Pownal Road at 5:53 a.m. in a Ford Focus when Catherine, who was driving, lost control of the vehicle.
Providing an assist on the monkey bars
Kaylee Bouchard, 9, helps Myles Poulin, 2, across the monkey bars at Bonney Park in Auburn as his mother, Mackenzie Pride, right, takes a photo of Myles and his brother, Elliot, 4, left, on Mother's Day Sunday.
L-A no stranger to big fires over the years
14, 1989, flames ripped through half-a-block of buildings on Walnut Street between Bartlett and Horton streets.
Sat May 11, 2013
Sights unseen: Rumford's very special town hall
At the turn of the century, Rumford was a hub for western Maine. The mill, which opened in the late 1890s, attracted workers - citizens and immigrants alike - to the town on the Androscoggin River.
City to mark 80th anniversary of New Auburn fire
Starting in a repair shop behind a Mill Street gasoline station just after lunchtime on May 15, 1933, it spread rapidly through the tenements and shops, with cinders blowing from rooftop to wood-shingled rooftop.
Lewiston heart center has saved lives and earned praise from former opponents
More than a decade ago, Rich Livingston went to Augusta to urge the state to approve a controversial heart center in Lewiston.
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How to help Lewiston fire victims
To donate, go to volunteermaine.org and click on the link for the Lewiston Fire Relief Fund .
Fri May 10, 2013
Volleyball court opens in Auburn
Dan Bilodeau of Auburn returns a shot while playing volleyball at the new Lake Auburn Community Property court on the North Auburn Road on Friday.