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Freeport, Maine is located in Cumberland County. Zip codes in Freeport, ME include 04032, 04034, and 04033. The median home price in Freeport is $309,000. More Freeport information.

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4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Bill to broaden access to overdose antidote wins unanimous Maine Senate approval

The Maine Senate on Wednesday gave initial approval to a bill that broadens access to a medication meant to counter deadly overdoses of opiate-based drugs, including prescription painkillers and heroin.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Herald Gazette

A public hearing is slated for Tuesday, April 22 to inform residents...

A public hearing is slated for Tuesday, April 22 to inform residents about a proposal for the town to aid in the purchase of an island off Tenants Harbor - an option that has split the opinion of governmental bodies.

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Bangor Daily News

Youth Ministry to climb Bradbury Mountain on Easter

Members of All Saints Parish's youth ministry will participate in an Easter Sunrise Service on Bradbury Mountain in Pownal on Easter Sunday, April 20. All high-school students are invited to join the group for the ecumenical service which will be co-sponsored by First Parish Congregational Church in Pownal and First Baptist Church in Freeport.

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Bangor Daily News

Bernstein Shur Attorney Arnie Macdonald Appointed Chair of Campaign for Justice

Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England's largest law firms, announced that shareholder Arnie Macdonald was appointed chair of the Maine Bar Foundation's Campaign for Justice.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Pair arrested after allegedly stealing diamond necklace in Freeport,...

Two men who allegedly stole a $3,650 diamond necklace from Brown's Goldsmiths in Freeport on Friday afternoon were arrested on Route 1 after fleeing from police and striking two other vehicles before crashing.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Waterville area officials to recite Shakespeare's sonnets

Shakespeare super-fan Emily Rowden Fournier is throwing a birthday bash for the Bard April 23 at Selah Tea Cafe in downtown Waterville.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Freeport farm to host 1860s-style baseball game

Pettengill Farm in Freeport is going to be hosting a vintage baseball game in which teams will play and dress like players out of the 1860s.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Kennebec Journal

LePage may reverse opposition to overdose antidote Narcan

Gov. Paul LePage is prepared to change his position on a drug that is designed to reverse the effects of opiate overdose, according to a legislator who has been advocating for expanded use of the drug.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Take the kids up to Maine for April school vacation

Massachusetts and New Hampshire families that want to get out of the house for April vacation without breaking the bank can take a train to Maine where they can explore Freeport, before days of shopping, eating and playing in Portland.

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Sat Apr 05, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Maine elver fishing begins Sunday under strict quotas, monitoring

The fishery is among the first in the nation to test the use of electronic 'swipe cards' to monitor and report catches and could become a model for others.

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Thu Apr 03, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Proposed Brunswick High School budget increases spending by 19 percent

Budget proposals presented to the Brunswick School Board on Wednesday for Brunswick High School, its athletic department and Region Ten Technical High School seek a combined increase of nearly 12 percent for the next fiscal year.

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SeacoastOnline

New citizens told they are the 'secret sauce' of the U.S.

Looking out at a crowd of 70 Maine residents who had just taken their oaths to become citizens of the United States of America, Senator Angus King told them they are America's "secret sauce."

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SeacoastOnline

Regional oysters and brews take center stage at Robert's

The executive chef at the eight-year old Robert's Maine Grill in Kittery, Maine, since 2010, Blethen has been concentrating on our newly burgeoning hyper-local oyster companies, such as Little Bay Oyster Company, DBA Choice Oyster, Waldo Stone Farm, and Wagon Hill, all growing oysters in the Piscataqua district.

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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Grocery association holding contest for best Maine bagger

The competition, which will send a winner to the national competition, will be held at the Sixth Annual Maine Food Means Business 2014 Summit in Freeport.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

SeacoastOnline

New citizens honored as 'secret sauce' of the U.S.

Looking out at a crowd of 70 Maine residents who had just taken their oaths to become citizens of the United States of America, Senator Angus King told them they are America's "secret sauce."

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Capital Weekly

Wholey elected secretary of Maine Trial Lawyers Association

MTLA's 2014 officers include President Randy Smith of Saco, President-Elect Mike Welch of Lewiston, Treasurer Christopher Largay of Bangor, Secretary Alison Wholey of Rockport, and Past-President Dan Stevens of Augusta.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Augusta names new engine after fallen firefighter

The Augusta Fire Department on Tuesday took delivery of a 2014 Pierce Saber Rescue-Pumper.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

8 Things You Need To Know On Tuesday, March 25

The Freeport Flag Ladies are asking the public for support this morning, and the Supreme Court is taking up another case tied to the president's health care law.

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Fri Mar 21, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Our Opinion: State's radon law rollout puts tenant safety last

Laws don't work unless most people comply with them voluntarily. This compliance is helped along by the understanding that violations of the law will be enforced and that the penalties are appropriate.

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