Another death in the family

Another death in the family

After 135 years of covering local news in York County, the final edition of the Journal Tribune was published last Saturday. Photo by Fred Field. Another death in the family Employees, readers and neighbors remember the iconic Biddeford Journal Tribune, which closed...
A breaking wave

A breaking wave

Climate hazards are placing an increasing strain on small Maine communities like Stonington. Officials in the Hancock County town would like to see the state develop long-range plans to help communities cope with the financial repercussions of climate disruptions....
Stuck in the stack

Stuck in the stack

Three years ago, Bereket Bairu, 49, fled the country of Eritrea where he was persecuted and tortured for avoiding forced military service and banned from practicing his religion. He has lived in Portland for the last three years as he waits for his asylum case to be...
Seamlessly working

Seamlessly working

Jacquis Ndaya of Westbrook, originally from Congo, at work during a class at the Old Port Wool and Textile School for Stitching. Several of the school’s students now work at American Threads. Photo by Gabe Souza. Seamlessly working Hiring immigrants has been a...