Sometime next month, the director of the Maine Legislature's Office of Program Evaluation and Government Accountability (commonly called OPEGA) will lead her six-member staff into what is already a political wildfire -- the never-ending computer catastrophe at the Maine Department of Health and Human Services.
FARMINGTON -- Amie Daniels scored three goals, including the game-winner, as the University of Maine at Farmington beat Thomas College 10-9 in a North Atlantic Conference East Division women's lacrosse game Saturday.
BOSTON (AP) -- Nicklas Backstrom scored 2:56 into the second overtime Saturday to give the Washington Capitals a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins and tie the first-round playoff series at a game apiece.
Many years ago, Arthur Marx, son of Groucho, was denied access to a Beverly Hills country club pool because, it was stated, he was Jewish. Groucho protested. "My son is only half-Jewish, so can he go in up to his knees?"
With Barack Obama and John McCain in the White House, 2009 was a pivotal year in American politics. Democrats and Republicans worked together to pass a jobs bill, close Guantanamo and end the recession.