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Penobscot, Maine is located in Hancock County. Zip codes in Penobscot, ME include 04476. The median home price in Penobscot is $315,000. More Penobscot information.

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9 hrs ago | The Harbor Times Soup

Build a wind platform at Penobscot Marine Museum

Learn with your child all about the leading edge wind power technology being developed at University of Maine in Orono.

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15 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Health news

Sunbury Village Retirement Community will host Bangor Senior Forum: Ask the Professionals, a town hall-type senior information meeting, at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 1, at the facility, 922 Ohio St. Guest speakers will be Dianne Lovejoy, community manager, Sunbury Village; Kelley Howe, director of admissions, Eastside Center for Health and Rehabilitation; ... (more)

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19 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

15-mile canoe race set to honor Penobscot history, free-flowing river

Since the removal of the Great Works Dam in 2012 and the Veazie Dam in 2013, the Penobscot River more closely resembles the body of water that it was almost 200 years ago, with free-flowing water and stretches of forceful rapids.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Bangor Daily News

$55 million Capital Judicial Center to unite Augusta courts, judicial offices

Maine Supreme Judicial Court Justice Joseph M. Jabar and Maine Attorney General Janet Mills look out an upper-story window at the new Capital Judicial Center under construction in Augusta on Thursday.

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Bangor Daily News

Fisheries trail to encourage tourism, showcase Down East Maine's maritime heritage

Locavores who live in or visit the Pine Tree State can meander along the Maine Beer Trail , sipping their way from one microbrewery to the next.

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Herald Gazette

Historic Camden

Penobscot Marine Museum has a collection of historic photos by Carroll Thayer Berry, a woodcut artist and one of the founders of Center for Maine Contemporary Art.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Bangor Daily News

The opposing forces pushing Bangor forward

Bangor wasn't built in a day. When Samuel de Champlain first came here in 1604 , it was already a hub for the Tarratine Indians .

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Bangor Daily News

75 years after being 'Lost on a Mountain in Maine,' Donn Fendler to be feted in Freeport

Donn Fendler reflects on the 75th anniversary of his being "Lost on a Mountain in Maine," Thursday at his camp in Newport.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Weekly Packet

Halcyon Grange awarded $10k for community grain center

Chickens, hogs, cows-farm animals need to feed, whether just a few being homesteaded in a backyard or a herd being raised on a small farm.

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Weekly Packet

Youngblood withdraws from Maine senate race

Sen. Ed Youngblood , who represents Castine and Penobscot as part of Senate District 8, has withdrawn his bid for reelection.

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Weekly Packet

Warren Lehrer takes on, and embodies, A Life In Books

A Life in Books, by Warren Lehrer, mixes a fictional memoir, graphic design and books-within-the-book to create an illuminated novel that he hopes will "help people understand the creative process."

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Weekly Packet

'High-quality' early childhood facility needs home to kick-start planning

With the imminent closing of Castine Community Child Development Center, known as Otter House, an ad hoc citizen group is still scrambling to find a home for a new facility planned to have a wider reach than Otter House offered.

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Island Ad-Vantages

"Island Naturalist" columns now in book form

Kathie Fiveash has had a passion for the out of doors since she was a small child.

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Island Ad-Vantages

Department of Marine Resources to hold follow-up meeting on aquaculture

The Maine Department of Marine Resources invites the public to attend an informational meeting and conversation about the science of shellfish aquaculture on Thursday, July 31. The meeting will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Penobscot Community School, 66 North Penobscot Road in Penobscot.

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Island Ad-Vantages

Fifth annual Lobster Buoy Auction will honor Jon Imber

Eric Hopkins of Rockland created this cod fish buoy for this year's auction on August 5 at Fisherman's Friend in Stonington, Maine.

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Bangor Daily News

Eat, Sleep, Fish

Eat, sleep, fish is my life right now. I am not complaining; I love every minute of it.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Trashanol: Vendor pitches garbage-to-energy technology to board representing 187 Maine towns

Craig Stuart-Paul, chief executive of Maryland-based Fiberight, spoke at the Municipal Review Committee board meeting at the Orono town office Wednesday.

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Bangor Daily News

Photographers using small drones equipped with cameras to capture images of Maine from above

BANGOR, Maine - "Is that a drone?" a woman walking her dog along the Bangor Waterfront asked late Monday morning.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Capital Weekly

Playwriting contest winner staged

The world premiere of "The House of Broken Ships" by Thomas Emerson, winner of the Virginia B. Toulmin Playwriting Contest, will take place Thursday through Sunday, July 31 thru Aug. 3, at Waterman's Community Center.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Meet Artist Eric Hopkins at Penobscot Marine Museum

Meet Maine artist Eric Hopkins, and see Eric Hopkins: Shells - Fish - Shellfish, a major retrospective of his work, on Friday, July 25, from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm in Penobscot Marine Museum's Carver Memorial Library Gallery, 11 Church Street, Searsport, Maine.

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