Maine Public staff

Portland Sea Dogs President Charlie Eshbach is stepping down. Eshbach announced today that he'll become a senior advisor for the team after 25 seasons heading the Double-A franchise.

Geoff Iacuessa, the team's current vice president and general manager will take over Eshbach's duties, the team says in a press release issued Monday.

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Originally published August 26, 2018 2:41 p.m.

Gov. Paul LePage is recovering after being hospitalized for “experiencing discomfort” while visiting family in New Brunswick, Canada. The exact cause for his hospitalization is unclear.

Rep. Dillon Bates

A Maine lawmaker facing allegations that he sought inappropriate relations with a student at an all-girls school in Portland has resigned his House seat.