Jay Field

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In Maine, Three Generations Work The System To Save For College

Monday, October 19, 2015

In Maine, where every newborn gets an automatic $500 grant towards a college education, one family had taken full advantage of the state's generous college savings initiatives.


Abuse Of Synthetic Drugs Declines Across U.S.

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Use of synthetic drugs, like bath salts, by young people continues to decline across the nation, according to a study by the University of Michigan.


National Park Would Memoralize Manhattan Project

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

From 1942 to 1945, the U.S. government's Manhattan Project produced the world's first atomic bombs. A new national park, preserving the project's buildings and artifacts, is now in th...


Canadians Fret Merger With Burger King Will Change Tim Hortons

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Burger King announced it is buying the Canadian doughnut-and-coffee chain for about $11 billion. Some Canadians aren't thrilled that their Timmy's is being taken over by the American burger company.


Craft Beer Reaches New Depths As Mainers Brew A Batch From Seaweed

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

A craft brewer in Maine is partnering with a most unusual item — seaweed. If the beer takes off, the state's emerging seaweed aquaculture industry may benefit.


Despite Objections, Maine Governor Acts On Food Stamp Fraud

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Facing a tight re-election battle, Gov. Paul LePage is moving ahead with a plan to require photos on EBT cards, even though the state's Legislature blocked his sweeping proposals earlier this year.


In Canada, Maine Lobstermen Get Both A Rival And A Tutor

Thursday, August 22, 2013

There's nothing quite like the sweet, succulent taste of Maine lobster. And fishermen off the state's rocky coastline have been catching more and more of the tasty crustacean over the past five years.

But that surging supply has overwhelmed Maine's limited marketing and processing capabilities and driven down the prices ...