Recently Maine Governor Paul LePage has been in a battle with the Maine legislature over the 2015 year budget. Part of the dissension is the funding of the “cold case squad” supported by the mother of missing toddler Ayla Bell Reynolds.
What seems strange to me is the silence of Ayla’s grandmother, Phoebe DiPietro. She more than anyone should understand the pain of having a missing loved one, since not only did her granddaughter disappear from her own home, her aunt vanished in 1982 when Phoebe was only 18 and was missing for 18 years. [click to continue…]