27, Nov 2014 - Demers pleads guilty to unlawful sexual contact
The former head of the Maine State Police entered a guilty plea to the charge of one count of unlawful sexual contact in Cumberland County court on Tuesday. Andrew Demers was accused of having sexual contact with a 4-year-old on several occasions at his New Gloucester home. He had pleaded not guilty in a previous court appearance. In 2013, Demers was indicted on the charges of gross sexual ...
08, Oct 2014 - Players reminded of social media dangers
On Sunday, Sept. 28, over 250 Keene State College athletes and coaches attended a presentation in the Mabel Brown Room covering social media usage and personal branding. Janet Judge, president at Sports Law Associates LLC in Cumberland Center, Maine, gave the lecture. Judge, a Harvard University varsity soccer player and graduate, travels to Division I, […]
05, Apr 2014 - Cumberland, ME IT HAPPENED IN WINDHAM: A productive prison
Ninety-five years ago, in 1919, the state of Maine established the State Reformatory for Men, located in South Windham on property it bought from Cumberland County. The “County Farm” was located here, and was called the “Home for Inebriates.”
22, Jul 2013 - Cumberland, ME Donegal Illegal Detained in US
THE family of a young Irishman held in an American jail has appealed to the U.S. authorities to deport him without further delay.Soldier's son Brian Gethins was arrested last week while on his way by bus to visit his Irish American girlfriend Shannon Reynolds.The 22-year-old is being held as an illegal immigrant in Cumberland County Jail in Portland, Maine.His parents Jimmy and Majella Gethins ...