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2011-02-23 00:00:42

Multimedia News Company Expanding Its Local Search Initiatives Leesburg, VA (PRWEB) February 21, 2011 MaineToday Media, publisher of The Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel and The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram – Maine’s leading newspaper, today announced that it is expanding its local search Internet initiatives through an agreement with ImmersiFind, Inc. “We are adding a new local search application to our family of websites so that our readers and...

2008-07-25 15:00:58

By Matthew Stone, Kennebec Journal, Augusta, Maine Jul. 23--AUGUSTA -- Two years after the state changed its scoring method for the Maine Educational Assessment tests, students appear to be making progress in math and reading.

2008-06-20 12:00:09

By Matthew Stone, Kennebec Journal, Augusta, Maine Jun. 18--A national organization charged with promoting science education and science teachers has named two Mainers to top leadership positions.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.