15 hrs ago
Commemorative book to honor men of Thresher
A limited edition of "Silent Strength," the new book about the men lost aboard USS Thresher, is expected to be available by April 10 - just in time for the 51st anniversary of the submarine disaster.
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23 hrs ago
Memorial Bridge to close for 5 nights for repairs
The bridge that runs between Kittery, Maine and Portsmouth, N.H. will be closed to all traffic - vehicle, bicycle and pedestrian - from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. beginning Sunday.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Officials: $414M impact, 'bright' future at shipyard
In 2013, the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard contributed $414.3 million in local civilian payroll into the Seacoast economy and hired 161 new employees.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
New closure threat for Portsmouth Naval Shipyard?
The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is booming. That's according to a report on the installations economic impact from last year.
KIttery police log: Feb. 24-March 5
2:52 p.m. - Summonsed Edward T. Janjauskas Jr., 55, of 15 Autumn Way, for failure to register a vehicle, after a motor-vehicle stop on Haley Road.
Oil tanker hits Portsmouth-Kittery bridge, does little damage
The New Hampshire Transportation Department says an oil tanker struck a pier at the Memorial Bridge that connects the state to Maine, and there's no apparent damage to the bridge itself.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Education Matters to formally meet
Education Matters, an informal group interested in York education, is holding its first formal meeting and is looking for those interested in joining, according to organizer Sarah Patch.
Legislature rejects bill banning fake guns in Maine schools
Maine's Democratic-controlled Legislature has rejected a bill that would have banned BB guns and non-firing replica firearms in schools.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Kittery residents voice concerns about teachers' salaries
No residents spoke out about the 11.7 percent salary increase for Superintendent Allyn Hutton at the public hearing on the proposed fiscal year 2015 school budget Tuesday evening.
Navy trying again to redevelop shipyard prison
Dating back 106 years, the prison on Maine's Seavey Island in the Piscataqua River separating New Hampshire and Maine features medieval architecture with turrets that give it the appearance of a castle overlooking Portsmouth Harbor and the North Atlantic.
June C. Rodis
June was born June 20, 1930, in East Vassalboro, on the family farm, the daughter of Benjamin Sr. and Annabel Cates.
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Kittery Estates hosts community programs
Kittery Estates is offering a number of programs to the community this month for fun, food, entertainment and lifelong learning.
Bangor Daily News
Teaching with the iceberg in mind
Not this year. Not in Maine. I was thinking about this today in school and during my last block of teaching, while I was grumbling about the ice and snow still covering the streets, my sophomore English students reminded me about one of the essential principles of my classroom - sometimes less is more.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Historian speaks at Jefferds' Tavern
The program is one in a series sponsored by the Museums of Old York. Called the Soup Series, the night features a speaker on a historical topic, followed by a simple dinner of soup and bread.
8 Things You Need To Know on Monday March 3
The Maine Charter School Commission will vote on three proposals for new charter schools, and Secretary of State John Kerry is heading overseas to Ukraine amid rising tensions.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Flags for love at 4 Love Lane
As a news photographer, I spend a lot of time in my car, driving from assignment to assignment, and while traveling I'm always looking for that slice of life that makes you say, "Hey, that's cool" or "Wow, that's different."
Bangor Daily News
Two men indicted for using fake credit cards to buy nearly $6,000 in merchandise
Two men were indicted last week by a federal grand jury on charges related to their alleged use of fake credit, debit and gift cards to purchase nearly $6,000 worth of merchandise between Sept.
Bangor Daily News
Jittery in Kittery
Crossing the border, it's always good to know where your next caffeine fix is coming from.
Memorial Bridge to close overnights for adjustment
The bridge will be off-limits to cars, bikes and pedestrians from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. every night from Sunday through Friday.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Upcoming Community Dinner showcases Kittery schools' sustainability
A Farmer's Feast Community Dinner showcasing sustainability at the Kittery schools will be held next Wednesday, March 5, at Shapleigh Middle School.