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Tuesday Aug 19 | SeacoastOnline

Disc golf article inspires memories of 'frolf'

I read Sunday's article on disc golf at the Bellamy Park Disk Golf course with interest.

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Related Topix: Waterville, ME, Opinion

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Herald Gazette

Nolan wins adult education teacher award

Five Town CSD Adult and Community Education announces teacher Heidi Nolan has won a Maine Adult Education Association Outstanding Teacher of the Year award at the annual Maine Adult Education Association Conference held at Colby College in June.

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Related Topix: Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Rockland, ME, Rockport, ME

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Boston.com

Record shattering rain across a wide region was the weather event of the week and perhaps all summer

David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades.

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Related Topix: Meteorology, Science, Weather, Islip, NY, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Environmental Economics

Research experience for undergraduates

There will be an AERE-sponsored session on this topic at the Southern Economic Association meetings in November.Here is an example of, what I consider, best practices from Colby College.

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Sun Journal

LePage designates $6,000 to Maine nonprofits

The Republican governor is helping organizations that are being supported by the "Art of Giving Gala," which is being held in Portland on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Maine, Maine College of Art, Bowdoin College

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Capital Weekly

LAUNDRY' and - Marshall Point' at Caldbeck

Caldbeck Gallery, 12 Elm St., will open two exhibitions with a 6 to 8 p.m. reception Wednesday, Aug. 20. The public is invited to meet the artists and enjoy the work via "LAUNDRY: paintings, drawings, and pastels," work by Lois Dodd of Cushing and New York City; and "The Marshall Point Paintings," new work in watercolor by David Dewey of Owls Head ... (more)

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Related Topix: Cushing, ME, Owls Head, ME, Painting, Arts, Portland, ME, Waterville, ME

Boston.com

Torrential Rain Likely in Areas Today

David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades.

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Related Topix: Weather, Boston, MA, Meteorology, Science, Framingham State College, Tornado, Natural Disasters

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Boston Herald

Maine's Colby College to honor James Risen

A New York Times reporter who could go to jail for not revealing the source of classified information is being honored by a Maine college for courageous journalism.

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Related Topix: Opinion

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Boston.com

Meat Lovers and Gardeners Beware:Tick Can Turn You Into A Vegetarian

David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetarian, Framingham State College, Lyme Disease, Medicine, Health, Allergy

Thu Aug 07, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Maine band takes advantage of social media, technology

The Jason Spooner Band says its music really came to life when it discovered Hear Studios, tucked away in Camden.

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Related Topix: Camden, ME

Mon Aug 04, 2014

National Review Online

A Small, but Noticed, Touch

" that I have begun on the homepage today). The mail has three basic themes: the physical beauty of Maine; the formidable social problems facing the state; and the friendliness of the people.

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Related Topix: Waterville, ME

Washington Times

Maine tea party activist Andrew Ian Dodge dies

The Colby College graduate and Libertarian ran unsuccessfully in 2012 for the Senate seat being vacated by Olympia Snowe.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, Olympia Snowe, US Politics, Senator Angus King

Boston.com

Why aren't your hydrangea blooming this year and more August garden chores

David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades.

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Related Topix: Meteorology, Science, Framingham State College, Weather

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Serious Eats

Ideas in Food vs. The Steak Bomb: Reinventing the Bread

Editor's Note: Aki Kamozawa and H. Alexander Talbot, the great minds behind the influential blog Ideas in Food , and the cookbooks Ideas in Food and Maximum Flavor , will be sharing their wisdom and clever cooking ideas here on Serious Eats, as they reinvent classic dishes with the aim of getting the most flavor out of them.

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Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, Waterville, ME, Beef, Meat, Recipes

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Boston.com

Are tornadoes becoming more frequent?

David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades.

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Related Topix: Meteorology, Science, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Framingham State College, Weather, Revere, MA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Colby College Museum of Art begins "The Summer of Langlais"

Visitors to Maine can experience a vast trove of more than 3,000 works of art by Bernard Langlais in more than 50 institutions and communities across the state as part of the new Langlais Art Trail.

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Related Topix: Maine, Old Town, ME, Skowhegan, ME, Cushing, ME, Presque Isle, ME

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Boston.com

Two day interruption in the nice summer pattern

David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades.

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Related Topix: Meteorology, Science, Framingham State College, Weather, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Herald Gazette

Shabbat Services, Dinner

Shabbat Services and Dinner with Rabbi Rachel Isaacs of Colby College, named one of America's Most Inspiring Rabbis in 2014.

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WHDH

Newton South superintendent apologizes for plagiarism

A popular superintendent Is apologizing after he plagiarized a graduation speech using words from Governor Deval Patrick.

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Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors, Boston University

Darien News-Review

Darien students' achievements

Ines Castro and Michael J. Foresta graduated from Colby College. Castro majored in psychology with a neuroscience concentration and Foresta majored in economics with a concentration in financial markets.

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Related Topix: Emory University, Keene State College, Lafayette College, Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania

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