Shaw’s Union Drivers, Mechanics Go on Strike [Video]

Shaw’s Union Drivers, Mechanics Go on Strike [Video]

Dozens of Shaw’s supermarket union mechanics and drivers went strike on the morning of May 3, 2021.  According to WABI — one of Maine’s local CBS channels — Teamsters Local 340 represents over 70 people who work in Wells, Maine, and Scarborough, Maine. On Monday morning, picketers walked out of both locations and gathered outside […]

Maine Contemplates Viking-Style Funeral Pyres

Maine Contemplates Viking-Style Funeral Pyres

The state of Maine is contemplating allowing Viking-style funeral pyres. According to Maine’s Portland Press Herald — published on March 23, 2021 — Legislatures will be weighing whether or not to allow the ancient ritual of outdoor cremations. This would give many people in the Pine State the ability to celebrate their lives like a […]