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Santas run for cause at Santa Hustle

The Santa Hustle is one of the largest growing road races in the United States

Soggy Monday, possible storm midweek

A shot of mild air will bring some rain to the area on Monday, and another storm is possible Wednesday.

Former DC Mayor Marion Barry dead at 78

Former Washington Mayor Marion Barry is dead, a hospital spokeswoman said early Sunday. He was 78.

Barry was elected four times as the city's chief executive and was a council member for Washington's 8th ward at the time of his death.

His death was dis...

Obama backer faces sexual abuse charges

A prominent supporter of President Barack Obama and co-founder of the Human Rights Campaign was arrested last week on charges of sodomy and sexual abuse related to what authorities said was an encounter with a juvenile male.

Terrence Bean, 66, a major...

Water main break reported in Jay

A water main break occurred Saturday night on Route 4, near the intersection of Cemetery Road.

U.S. to extend combat role in Afghanistan

In a policy shift, President Barack Obama has decided to extend the combat role of U.S. forces in Afghanistan into 2015, allowing troops to keep fighting the Taliban and other militant groups that threaten American soldiers or the Afghan government, ...

Goup collects coats for Maine seniors

The "Coats for Seniors" initiative received dozens of donations at the L.L. Bean flagship store Saturday in Freeport.

Local scouts team up to help hungry

Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts in the Freeport and Pownal communities joined together to deliver food for hundreds of families in need.

Why students are saying #ThanksMichelleObama

Students unhappy with school meals are taking it out on the first lady by sharing images on social media of lunches sarcastically tagged #ThanksMichelleObama.

Why students are saying #ThanksMichelleObama

Students unhappy with school meals are taking it out on the first lady by sharing images on social media of lunches sarcastically tagged #ThanksMichelleObama.