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  1. Bond Brook bridge reduced to one lane on I-95Read the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    AUGUSTA, Maine - Crews will be performing joint repair work on Interstate 95 beginning at 9 a.m. on April 9 on the northbound bridge over Bond Brook in Augusta It is anticipated there might be slight delays and motorists should use caution when traveling through the work zone, according to the Maine Department of Transportation.

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  2. Future looks bleak for last of LePage's welfare reform proposalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... in the bill were not strong enough, according to Republicans who have called the bill, "a toothless tiger." AUGUSTA, Maine - House Democrats on Tuesday evening condemned the last of Gov. Paul LePage's welfare reform efforts to an uncertain ...

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  3. Joseph Sousa Jr.Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... late Irene (St. Pierre) Sousa. He was also the son of the late Joseph and Mary Gloria (Feitor) Sousa. He was born in Augusta, Maine and had lived in New Bedford for many years. He was formerly employed by Roberts Commercial Co. as a mason until his ...

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  4. Combative Maine governor faces fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2014 | Boston.com

    AUGUSTA, Maine - He has compared the IRS to the Gestapo, accused a political enemy of having "no brains" and a "black heart," and said critics of his decision to skip an NAACP event should "kiss my butt."

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  5. Maine Governor Paul LePagea s bombast leaves him vulnerable, but three-way race gives him hopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2014 | Boston.com

    AUGUSTA, Maine He has compared the IRS to the Gestapo, accused a political enemy of having "no brains" and a "black heart," and said critics of his decision to skip an NAACP event should "kiss my butt."

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  6. William Arthur Hammond Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2014 | Republican Journal

    ... Main St., Searsport, Maine 04974. In lieu of flowers, any donations to the VA, Hospice Clinic at TOGUS, 1 VA Center, Augusta, Maine 04330, would be welcomed and appreciated.

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  7. How to avoid scams hiding behind unclaimed property listsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... ; or print out a blank form, fill it out and mail it to the treasurer's office (39 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04330).There is no fee to file a claim, and there's no need to pay anyone else to help you. For assistance, call 624-7470 or ...

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  8. Maine sees rise in heroin use, deathsRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2014 | Boston Herald

    AUGUSTA, Maine - Numerous states, including Maine, are reporting a rise in heroin use as many addicts shift from more costly and harder-to-get prescription opiates to this cheaper alternative.

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  9. Input Requested for Draft State Plan for the State Vocational...Read the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | State of Maine

    ... a public hearing on April 17, 2014 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Department of Labor, 45 Commerce Drive, in Augusta. The purpose of this hearing is to receive feedback and comments on the 2015 DVR Annual State Plan for Vocational Rehabilitation ...

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  10. Maine Education Association seeks moratorium on new standardized tests [Bangor Daily News (ME)]Read the original story

    Apr 3, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) AUGUSTA, Maine -- The Maine Education Association is calling for a moratorium on new standardized tests scheduled to be given to students next year as part of the state's implementation of the Common Core, education standards which have been adopted by 44 states and the District of Columbia.

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  11. Modern Healthcare Ranks Robins & Morton No. 5 ContractorRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | PRWeb

    Robins & Morton recently completed the $224 million Alfond Center for Health, in Augusta, Maine, 10 months ahead of schedule and returned over $20 million in value additions to the owner.

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  12. Maine Department of Labor and DHHS Collaborate on Welfare-to-Work Initiative - 4/1/2014Read the original story

    Apr 1, 2014 | State of Maine

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 1, 2014 Contact: John Martins, DHHS, 287-5012; Julie Rabinowitz, Department of Labor, 207-621-5009 AUGUSTA- Maine's Department of Health and Human Services and the Maine Department of Labor's Bureau of Employment Services have launched a program designed to successfully transition those on welfare to meaningful ... (more)

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  13. Review: Forgotten on the Kennebec by David FiskeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2014 | Strange Maine

    ... buildings: Fort Popham and Fort Baldwin in Phippsburg, Maine, Fort Western and the Kennebec Arsenal in Augusta, Maine, and Perkins Township on Swan Island, offshore from Richmond, Maine. Each section is peppered with photos taken by the author at ...

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  14. Maine House Approves Franchisee ProtectionsRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | Blue Maumau

    AUGUSTA, Maine Maine's House of Representatives on Monday passed the Small Business Protection Investment Act LD 1458 by a vote of 75 in support and 60 against.

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  15. Bestselling Parenting Authors Announce Mother's Day ExtravaganzaRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | PR Log

    Mar. 31, 2014 - AUGUSTA, Maine -- The authors behind the bestselling motherhood book The Mother of All Meltdowns kicked off a huge Mother's Day extravaganza this week with the unveiling of No Mother Is Perfect , a new community for moms.

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  16. Unity Town NewsRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... of Mark Parlin, Project Manager , Maine Department of Transportation, Bridge Program, 16 State House Station, Augusta, Maine 04333-0016. Telephone: (207) 624-3449. Work Identification Number 020482.00 Federal Aid Project Numbers STP-2048(200). TTY ...

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  17. Clara Haase pats #1 #5Read the original story

    Mar 30, 2014 | BellaOnline

    Needlecraft Magazine published in the first half of the 20th century in Augusta, Maine was one of many publications designed for women.

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  18. University Healthcare welcomes new providers to JeffersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2014 | Martinsburg Journal

    Feaga is a graduate of the West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine. She recently completed a residency in family medicine at the Maine-Dartmouth Family Medicine Residency in Augusta, Maine.

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  19. Earth Hour 2014: The World Prepares For DarknessRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2014 | RedOrbit

    ... however, are not the only landmarks that have signed on for this year's movement. More than 50 cities and towns from Augusta, Maine to Malibu, California have signed on, as well has numerous businesses, organizations and other prominent landmarks. ...

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  20. Does E.B. White's simple, peaceful Maine still exist?Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    When I pulled off I-95 near Augusta, Maine, I needed gas and caffeine. But something else was even more pressing.

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