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  • 14 hrs ago | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Richard M. Dubowik, Sr.

    Born in Portland, ME, the son of the late Kathleen Vinjerud and step-son of Lars Vinjerud, he lived in Mattapoisett for the last 25 years. Survivors include his wife; 4 sons, Richard Dubowik, Jr., Daniel O'Connell, Russell O'Connell, and Steven Dubowik; a brother, Lars Vinjerud, II; 2 sisters, Mary Rich and Kate Rumrey; 6 grandchildren, Keith, Dan, Amy, Rich III, Sean and Kaia; several great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.


  • Thursday Jan 22 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Kathleen R. Nickless

    Kathleen R. Nickless of Portland, Maine died Monday January 19, 2015. She was born in Eastport, Maine on December 31, 1926, the daughter of Cleveland and Alice Kennedy.


  • Sunday Jan 18 | via Bangor Daily News 

    John E. Schmidt Jr.

    John E. Schmidt Jr., 73, of Manchester, NH died January 17, 2015 at Maine Medical Center in Portland, ME after a brief illness. He was born in New York, NY on April 21, 1941 to John and Marion Schmidt.


  • Monday Jan 12 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Remember to Remember

    Last year on this date, I wrote this story with the help of a friend named Emily O'Rourke, and the response was amazing. In the spirit of the piece, I think it's only fitting that I repost it on the anniversary of this tragic, community-altering event.


  • Friday Jan 9 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Laurence (Larry) E. Capen

    Laurence E. Capen, son of Dorothy Fayle Capen and Percy Capen, was born on December 4, 1932 and died on Monday, January 5, 2015. Larry graduated from Old Town High School, Maine, in 1951.


  • Wednesday Dec 31 | via Boston Herald 

    David A. Robinson, at 69, a formerly of Melrose, vet

    David A. Robinson of Meredith, N.H., formerly of Melrose, a veteran and insurance executive, died Monday. He was 69. He was born in Melrose and educated in Melrose schools.


  • Tuesday Dec 30 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    Jennifer Johnson

    York - York, Maine - Jennifer Christine Johnson of York, ME died Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014 at Maine Medical in Portland, ME. She was born February 18, 1977 to Barry and Christine Williams of Sturbridge, MA and has lived on the seacoast of New Hampshire and Maine for many years.


  • Thursday Dec 25 | via Orange Live 

    Obituary: Margaret Elizabeth (Lacey) Larkin, 95, Bel...

    Born in Portland, ME on November 20,1919, she was the daughter of the late John and Honora Lacey. Margaret was the beloved wife of the late Thomas J. Larkin; the loving mother of Patricia Wong of North Attleboro, Janet and her husband, Donald Toner of Raynham, Marilyn and her husband, Roger Wehr of Orange, CT, the cherished grandmother of Angela and Michaela Wong, Nicole and her husband, Benjamin Wright, Lauren Toner, and Cassie and Kurt Wehr; the dear sister of Mary West of Aurora, CO, and the late John Lacey, Catherine Hannigan, and Sally Colello; the sister-in-law of Mary Galagan of Wellesley; and the aunt of several nieces and nephews.


  • Dec 24, 2014 | via Cape Cod Times 

    As investigators probe $4B wreck claim, some still w...

    No one has backed away from their plans to retrieve what some say is $4 billion in platinum, gold and diamonds on a WWII freighter sunk off Cape Cod, despite the fact that the project historian has admitted he faked the historic documentation behind the claim and made up the source of that information. And in early December federal agents executed a search warrant on the primary treasure hunter in connection with a possible fraud charge brought by the National Archives.


  • Dec 20, 2014 | via Boston Herald 

    Alice B. Turrell, at 92, of Plymouth, secretary

    Born in Albany, N.Y., Mrs. Turrell was raised in Pittsfield. She graduated from the former Westbrook Junior College in Portland, Maine.


  • Dec 18, 2014 | via Recorder 

    Mary Catherine "Kitty" Horigan Boscherini

    Mary Catherine "Kitty" Horigan Boscherini, born in Amsterdam, New York, resident of Cumberland, Maine,passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday December 18, 2014. Beloved wife of Richard, devoted mother of Christopher , Patrick , and Richard .