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11:40 pm , 04/15/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — A subsidized housing project on lots burned in arson fires in 2013 got the blessing of the City Council on Tuesday night. Councilors voted 4-3 to back property owner Phyllis St.

11:40 pm , 04/15/2014 Sun Journal

Hey, you. Got a truck, or access to a truck? Nope. Dude ain't got no truck. What about you? Got a truck? A trailer? Cargo van? Nope. Nothing of the sort. Times are hard. So, I'm downtown asking questions again.

11:35 pm , 04/15/2014 Sun Journal

AUBURN — A nonprofit group that houses, feeds, educates and supports people with physical and intellectual disabilities hopes to start providing that population with a place to go for fitness needs. John F.

11:35 pm , 04/15/2014 Sun Journal

AUBURN — A nonprofit group that houses, feeds, educates and supports people with physical and intellectual disabilities hopes to start providing that population with a place to go for fitness needs. John F.

11:30 pm , 04/15/2014 Sun Journal

Members of the Mt. Blue High School girls tennis team are, from left: Jessica Thibodeau, Charlotte Thibodeau, Eryn Doiron, Alyssa White, Thia Bridges, Danielle Baxter, Star Thibodeau, Harlee Hi, and coach Judy Upham.

11:30 pm , 04/15/2014 Sun Journal

Members of the Mt. Blue High School girls tennis team are, from left: Jessica Thibodeau, Charlotte Thibodeau, Eryn Doiron, Alyssa White, Thia Bridges, Danielle Baxter, Star Thibodeau, Harlee Hi, and coach Judy Upham.

11:30 pm , 04/15/2014 Sun Journal

Members of the Mt. Blue High School girls tennis team are, from left: Jessica Thibodeau, Charlotte Thibodeau, Eryn Doiron, Alyssa White, Thia Bridges, Danielle Baxter, Star Thibodeau, Harlee Hi, and coach Judy Upham.

9:04 pm , 04/15/2014 Sun Journal

BOSTON (AP) — Police say they've taken a man into custody in connection with two unattended backpacks found at the Boston Marathon finish line.

6:53 pm , 04/15/2014 Bangor Daily News

BANGOR, Maine — Economic growth in Greater Portland has been strong in recent years, but the head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston said that lopsided development stands to hamper Maine’s economic progress. “Finding strategies for some of the areas that aren’t doing as well as the Greater Portland …

6:10 pm , 04/15/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — The Bread Shack has closed its Auburn and Lewiston locations. The bakeries, which sold homemade bread, pastries and sandwiches, closed Tuesday afternoon. The Auburn location will open Saturday to sell its remaining baked goods.