Stories about Naples

Jacqueline 'Jackie' Blanchard

NAPLES — Jacqueline "Jackie" Michaud Blanchard of Port Orange, Fla., and Naples, passed away at the home of her daughter Brenda and husband Wayne Chaplin in Naples, July 31. She was born in Lewiston, March 25, 1921. For many years, Jackie and her husband Roger owned and operated Blan...

W. and D. Morton: Parents need to be facilitators

As my husband and I (with a combined total of more than 75 years of teaching experience) sit here reading the Sun Journal online, we were pleased that the July 27 editorial hit the nail on the head. How refreshing to acknowledge the need for a better school-related work ethic by both parents and ...

NWS confirms Sebago lake funnel cloud

NAPLES — The National Weather Service has confirmed that a funnel cloud formed over Sebago Lake last weekend. A meteorologist with the weather service based in Gray says photographs taken by James Sinko, a student at Lyndon State College in Vermont, showed a funnel cloud formin...

Montana will play at Naples gazebo

NAPLES — Lindsey Montana will perform at the Naples Village Green gazebo at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 29. Besides original material, the one-hour concert will feature Montana's take on a variety of American music, from the twenties to the present. Born in Castine, Montana has played a vari...

Students named to dean's lists

STORRS, Conn. — The University of Connecticut recently announced the students who attained the dean’s list for the spring 2012 semester. Brunswick: Amelia Wise Gray: Tyler Holmquist Naples: Sarah Hale

Military note - Daniel Foss

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Army Pvt. Daniel E. Foss has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness and received instruction and practice in basic combat skil...

Mass. driver involved in 2 collisions a mile apart

NAPLES, Maine (AP) — The Cumberland County Sheriff's Department in Maine says a driver fleeing the scene of a crash collided with another vehicle a mile down the road, causing life-threatening injuries to himself and another motorist. Investigators say 21-year-old Shane Faulkingham ...

Several injured in Naples crash

Police say three people were injured after one of the drivers fled another accident a mile down the road.

Man killed in early morning crash in Naples identified by police

NAPLES — Speed and alcohol allegedly were factors in a crash that claimed the life of one man and sent another to the hospital early Friday, according to police.

Dance will benefit Naples family

NAPLES — A benefit dance for the family of Darren and Jodi Paul will be held Saturday, June 30, at the American Legion Hall on Route 11. Darren, who was born and raised in the Naples area, is battling stage-four rectal cancer.  The Pauls have three daughters, ages 13, 14 an...