Wednesday, August 20, 2014
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Published 1 hour ago
Bill Crystal to pay tribute to Williams
LOS ANGELES — The producer of the Emmys says that Billy Crystal will pay tribute to Robin Williams during the awards ceremony.

Updated 2 hours ago
Palicki cast in ‘S.H.I.E.L.D.’
Adrianne Palicki will be a guest star on the second season of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

Published 2 hours ago
Dutch museum to hold Crimean gold
AMSTERDAM — A Dutch historical museum that borrowed some of Crimea’s most valuable historical treasures says it plans to hold onto them for the time being, due to fear of being sued if it returns them to Ukraine or Russia.

Published 3 hours ago
George W. Bush takes ice bucket challenge
KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine — Former President George W. Bush took the ice bucket challenge then nominated former President Bill Clinton to do it next.

Updated 9 hours ago
Swanton considers chicken rules
After discovering that their pets aren’t allowed in village limits, a Swanton couple is leading an effort to change the municipal code.

Updated 9 hours ago
Coral bells’ beauty
Coral bells (Huechera spp.) are plants that earn their keep even when not in bloom.

Updated 9 hours ago
Ice bucket challenge trending up
Internet trends are a dime a dozen these days. Everything from Tebowing to planking to the cinnamon challenge can cause a wave of social media activity that can last for weeks before fizzling out.

Published 16 hours ago
Dinner Tonight: Simple Grilled Salmon
This recipe comes from The Heritage Salmon Company in Eastport, Maine, and was served at the Eastport Salmon Festival.

Published 16 hours ago
Food for Thought taps interim chief director
Jillian Bunge of Whitehouse has been hired as interim executive director of Food for Thought, a nonprofit agency that provides food assistance to the needy. Ms. Bunge, the mobile pantry coordinator, will take over Aug. 31 and serve until a permanent director is hired.