Category Archives: Events

Democrats add recreational marijuana legalization to party platform

Delegates at the Democratic State Convention on Saturday voted overwhelmingly to add recreational marijuana legalization to the party platform. At least 75 percent of the delegates voted in favor of supporting legalization for people 21 years of age or older. The vote means that the party’s platform, a lengthy and wide-ranging document meant to guide Democratic elected […]

LePage team calling tonight’s campaign announcement largest in state history

The campaign to re-elect Paul LePage for governor is billing tonight’s official campaign announcement by LePage as “one of the largest state candidate events in Maine history.” Today is Election Day, but don’t worry if you’re still undecided about who you want to be the next governor. That election isn’t for another year. The LePage […]

Maine GOP to host U.S. Senate candidate forums

AUGUSTA, Maine — The Maine Republican Party has scheduled nine candidate forums for prospective voters to learn more about the six GOP candidates who are running for U.S. Senate. Beginning Friday, April 6 and running through Saturday, May 19, the GOPforME Forums will allow audience members to ask candidates questions. All events will begin at […]

Food for thought

Gov. Paul LePage and First Lady Ann LePage will open the doors of the Blaine House this Saturday for the first of three food drives ahead of the holiday season. Members of the public are welcome to attend between 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. and exchange non-perishable food items for coffee and pastries and a […]