Environmentally responsible packaging appears to be the next big green trend as Maine introduces a new law that shifts the cost of recycling from municipalities to corporations, according to News Center Maine.
They are used in products such as cosmetics, waterproof textiles, dental floss, stain protectors on carpets and furniture, guitar strings and cookware.
Supporters say it's the toughest set of statewide regulations on facial recognition in the US.
A Maine college is cracking down on students not wearing masks on campus. Saint Joseph's College in Standish is giving $50 tickets to students who violate the school's face mask requirement.
Voters will soon learn that the costs imposed by minimum wage hikes do not go away just because they are invisible.
'Get me any house in Maine!' Out-of-state buyers from New York City, Boston and DC are flooding the Maine property market causing home values to surge 17% and supply to hit a 'historic low'
Voting for Libertarian, Green, or independent candidates will not mean "throwing your vote away."
"Must now wear them upside down so that they are attached at the collar instead of the forehead."
On July 9, 2020 Maine resident Ed Friedman filed a disability/discrimination lawsuit against Central Maine Power (CMP) in Portland's U.S. District Court (a Federal Court).
Maine is the first Northeastern state to lift coronavirus restrictions while Michigan says construction industry can now reopen following weeks of lockdowns
Sheriff Nichols issued a statement on the Franklin County Facebook page saying in no uncertain terms he will not follow the unconstitutional ( "stay-at-home") order.
Maine moved ahead Friday with plans to become the first state to allow voters to rank candidates in a general presidential election.
Progressives can vote for their favorite candidates without the fear of spoilers.
"I guess I'm being stubborn ... but I'm not going to back down from what I believe"
A few weeks ago, Maine Governor Paul LePage signed a Food Sovereignty Bill into law, guaranteeing the rights of Maine towns to regulate food production locally, rather than submitting to federal regulation. Although the press is avoiding describing t