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Yarmouth, Maine is located in Cumberland County. Zip codes in Yarmouth, ME include 04096. The median home price in Yarmouth is $469,000. More Yarmouth information.

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5 hrs ago | Kennebec Journal

George Smith: New granddaughter stimulates hopes for Maine's economy

Our granddaughter arrived prematurely. She was born a week after her due date but before her parents could move to Maine.

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11 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

On Earth Day, Michaud takes digs at LePage's environmental, energy record

U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud speaks at an Earth Day press conference on Yarmouth waterfront on Tuesday.

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14 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

Maine baby lobster decline could end high catches

Scientists say the number of baby lobsters settling off the rocky coast of Maine continues to steadily decline - possibly foreshadowing an end to the recent record catches that have boosted New England's... Scientists say the number of baby lobsters settling off the rocky coast of Maine continues to steadily decline - possibly foreshadowing an end ... (more)

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20 hrs ago | Kennebec Journal

Maine ties California for top high schools

Maine goes to the head of the class in the latest rankings of schools by U.S. News & World Report.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Summit turns on gas flow to Madison Paper

"I can confirm that with a smile," UPM Madison President and CEO Russ Drechsel said Thursday.

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Bangor Daily News

Portland celebrates arrival of Nova Star, restoration of ferry service to Nova Scotia

Dockworkers haul a bowline around a bollard as the Nova Star arrives in Portland for the first time on Thursday.

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Sun Journal

Maine-Nova Scotia ferry arrives in Portland

The new ferry that will connect Maine to Nova Scotia is making its first appearance in the state's largest city.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

State of Maine

Notice of Earth Day Events Involving the Dacf

Sebago Lake State Park is having an Earth Day event, a "clean up" at the Songo Lock.

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Bangor Daily News

Maine company releases Baxter State Park mobile app

Kerry Gallivan of Yarmouth, co-founder of the outdoor app company Chimani with Shaun Meredith of Harpswell, stands at the summit of Katahdin, Maine's highest peak, which is featured in Chimani's Baxter State Park app that launched in 2014.

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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

Yarmouth eyes first property tax rate cut in decades, but sewer fees will likely soak up savings

Yarmouth residents could see the property tax rate decrease by about 1.5 percent in fiscal 2015, the first property tax reduction in decades.

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Kennebec Journal

In Nova Scotia, jubilation greets new ferry to Portland

Hundreds of people gathered on vantage points along the harbor on Wednesday to glimpse the arrival of an economic lifeboat - a new ferry that will connect the town to America.

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Capital Weekly

Yarmouth | $795,000

Perhaps one of the finest private waterfront island parcels in southern Maine. This architecturally designed residence w/superior craftsmanship offers 2500' of waterfront combined with 3A and a dock.Timeless charm & just a short boat ride to the mainland.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Nova News Now

Ferry company tells Yarmouth it's looking to create buzz about Nova Star ferry

The chief operating officer of Nova Star Cruises stands in awe when he looks at Yarmouth and when he hears about what this community has been doing to prepare for the return of ferry service after a four-year absence.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Senate fails to override LePage's veto of bill to expand Medicaid

The Maine Senate on Friday failed to override Gov. Paul LePage's veto of a bill that would have expanded Medicaid coverage to more than 60,000 low-income Mainers.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Maine's high court shoots down F. Lee Bailey's quest to practice law in state

In a 4-to-2 decision, the justices reversed an earlier ruling by Justice Donald Alexander that would have allowed Bailey, 80, of Yarmouth to practice in Maine.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Nova News Now

Nova Star to arrive in Yarmouth next Tuesday; public tours next Wednesday

This will mark the first time that the ship - which is nearing the end of its month-long journey from Singapore - will dock in North America.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Rivers start to swell as spring thaw continues

The Royal River in Yarmouth was raging Tuesday as the National Weather Service keeps an eye on Maine's waterways.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Portland council approves 7-year lease deal to clear way for return of Nova Scotia ferry service

PORTLAND, Maine - The Portland City Council on Monday night approved a lease that will secure the Maine side of a new Nova Scotia ferry service for as long as seven years.

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Fri Apr 04, 2014

Sun Journal

Police: Hartford man sets fire, kills self by hanging

The State Fire Marshal's Office said a local man set his house on fire and then hanged himself Thursday afternoon.

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