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  • Sugarloaf Mountain: Seventh person reported injured in ski lift derailment

     
    A seventh passenger has reportedly been injured after a chair lift derailed at Maine's Sugarloaf Mountain ski resort Tuesday. A news release issued by Sugarloaf officials states that the individual had been checked at the scene by resort medical...
  • Ski lift derailment at Maine resort leaves several injured

     
    At least six people were injured Tuesday after a chair lift derailed at Maine's Sugarloaf Mountain ski resort. Sugarloaf spokesman Ethan Austin told Fox News that five chairs plunged 25 to 30 feet, and that the ski lift has been......
  • Sugarloaf ski lift accident: High wind found to be primary factor in skiers' plunge

     
    Investigators looking into the Sugarloaf ski lift accident in Carrabassett Valley, Maine, have determined that high wind was a primary factor in the chairlift derailment Tuesday that sent skiers at Sugarloaf Mountain plunging 25 to 30 feet to the ground.....
  • Outposts looks back at 2010: Unusual news

     
    With the year ending, it is worth looking back at memorable posts of 2010. Each day this week through Friday, Outposts will recount some of the records broken, the achievements reached, the notable passings and the downright unusual during 2010......
  • Humane Society ranks states on animal protection

     
    From the Humane Society of the United States: The Humane Society has released its second annual “Humane State Ranking,” a comprehensive report rating all 50 states on a wide range of animal protection laws dealing with pets, animal cruelty and fi...
  • Combo Plate: waffled grilled cheese, hangover 'helpers,' celebrating the black truffle and more

     
    --Adding to the menagerie: Eating L.A. tells you why Black Cat Bakery -- taking up residence in the old Mani's space on Fairfax Ave. -- is such an appropriate name. (And it's not just because it joins Black Dog Coffee......
  • Storm shifts to Tues. P.M.; 5 inches or less due

     
    Snow chances for Tuesday in Central Maryland have now reached 100 percent, and forecasters at the National Weather Service have issued a Winter Storm Watch for Central and Southern Maryland, as well as much of the Eastern Shore.UPDATE: 3 p.m.:......
  • Reader Review of the Week: 2011 Volvo C30

     
    ???Brodie??? from southern Maine has been looking for that perfect Volvo for about four years now. Recently, he settled on a 2011 Volvo C30 with a six-speed manual transmission and leather upholstery. Brodie, who appears to be a Volvo fan,......
  • City may soon roll out China's first property tax

     
    Chongqing, a sprawling southwestern municipality in China about the size of Maine, may soon introduce the nation’s first property tax. The plan, which was reported in state media Sunday, would be aimed at high-end housing, seen as driving increasingly...
  • Rescuers pull 80 people from stalled lift at Ohio ski resort

     
    About 80 people had to be rescued from a ski lift at a northeast Ohio resort after the apparatus stalled Saturday afternoon. No injuries were immediately reported. Rescue personnel were called to Alpine Valley ski area in Munson Township, east......
  • Croc Rock, Penn's Peak, Sherman Theater make list of best-selling venues worldwide

     
    Allentown’s Crocodile Rock Café was in the Top 75 club venues worldwide for ticket sales in 2010, and Penn's Peak near Jim Thorpe in the Top 100 for theaters, according to the industry publication Pollstar magazine. Stroudsburg’s Sherman Th...