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  1. Organic Gardening WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Association (MOFGA) which will be offering the workshop at over 30 locations in Maine all the same evening. Brooksville farmer Dan Huisjen will lead the workshop. All levels of gardeners are welcome, from first-timers to experienced gardeners who ...

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  2. Late night joyride leaves hole in Brooksville fire stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Weekly Packet

    Significant damage to the Brooksville Fire Department substation at the corner of Varnumville and Coastal roads is believed to be the result of a vehicle crash that occurred in the late night hours of Saturday, March 21, and into March 22. Beside the substation, said Fire Chief Matt Dow, there are multiple "donut" tire tracks and evidence that a large vehicle got temporarily hung up in adjacent snowbanks. He said there also was tire tracks at Buster Peasley's property directly across the road.

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  3. Peter Augustus ChaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ... countless generations. Born and raised in rural Connecticut, he spent all of his summers on Horseshoe Cove in Brooksville, Maine. He was fortunate to have attended North Country School in the 7th and 8th grades where he was liberated from a ...

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  4. Easter Sunday Worship ServiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Bangor Daily News

    Easter Sunday, April 5, there will be a breakfast in West Brooksville Congregational Church, UCC vestry beginning at 8:00 a.m. An Easter Family Worship Service will begin at 9:00 a.m. Communion will be served and the Sunday school children will provide special music.

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  5. Zero-sort recycling back on the table for transfer stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Weekly Packet

    ... remainder to come from a transfer station reserve account. Five towns-Blue Hill, Surry, Sedgwick, Brooklin and Brooksville-contribute to the transfer station operation cost, with each paying a proportionate cost based on population and number of ...

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  6. Scoping session sets the stage for oyster farm in Northern BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | The Weekly Packet

    ... were against me and now support it." But, for some members of the four towns that border the river-Penobscot, Brooksville, Castine and Sedgwick-the increasing use of the river for aquaculture is taking precedence over ecological concerns. The ...

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  7. In Sedgwick, town meeting voters approve $2.9 million budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Weekly Packet

    ... grant to make work on establishing lines possible. Anderson did read revisions made to joint agreement between Brooksville and Sedgwick on Walker Pond which were more specific about voting procedures. 43 sought development of "mutually agreeable ...

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  8. Word from the Woods: Win a drift boat trip a onlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Bangor Daily News

    ... - I learned how wrong I was. Join Aislinn and her dog Oreo as they snowshoe to the top of a small mountain in Brooksville that offers stunning views of Eggemoggin Reach, the Camden Hills and Blue Hill Mountain. Gov. Paul LePage is withholding more ...

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  9. 1-minute hike: John B. Mountain in BrooksvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Bangor Daily News

    ... trails on the property total about 1 mile. How to get there: From the intersection of Route 175 and Route 176 in Brooksville, take Route 176 (Coastal Road) and drive 3.8 miles. Turn left onto Breezemere Road and drive 0.8 mile to the trailhead and a ...

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  10. PenBrook coach celebrates his winning teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Weekly Packet

    The Peninsula takes its school basketball leagues seriously, and the road to the Cross Insurance Center for high school play-offs is paved with middle school coaches who nurture the skills and desire to excel in their young players. In Brooksville, long-time PenBrook Coach Danny Pert took a couple of hours on February 26 to celebrate the girls behind 10 straight trips to the Coastal League championships, with titles brought home each of the last five years.

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  11. Scoping session set on potential Bagaduce River oyster leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Weekly Packet

    ... 10 acres. One, granted in 2011 to Little Island Oyster Company, is on 5.8 acres located north of Bear Head in Brooksville. The second, granted to Bagaduce Oyster Company, is on 4.13 acres west of Bear Head in Brooksville and Sedgwick. Standard ...

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  12. Voters OK more library repair funds at Brooksville town meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Weekly Packet

    ... of the Joint Exercise of Powers Agreement with the town of Sedgwick regarding the operations at the Sedgwick- Brooksville Town Landing on Walker Pond. The change in the language now requires that two members from each town must vote in the ...

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  13. Gloria Elaine CurtisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Gloria E. Curtis, daughter of Thomas S. Choate and Deliska M. Choate of Brooksville, lost her battle with Alzheimer's Feb. 20, 2015. Gloria is now with her late husband, Clarence Curtis of Monroe.

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  14. Sedgwick voters to face 79-article warrant at town meeting March 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Weekly Packet

    ... Article 42 deals explicitly with the Joint Exercise of Powers Agreement on Walker Pond between Sedgwick and Brooksville, laying out precise rules for voting, including the fact that no proxies are allowed. The same articles will also be included in ...

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  15. Two seek three-year selectman post in SedgwickRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Weekly Packet

    ... needing to be done. He specified work on the Walker Pond landing project, a real community effort between Brooksville and Sedgwick; there has been no "grand opening" yet because work is ongoing with "environmentally friendly" walking trails to be ...

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  16. In contested race, candidate seeks reelection to Brooksville school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Weekly Packet

    Charles Tarr, the current school board chairman in Brooksville, seeks another three-year term on town election day, March 2. Tarr was on vacation and could not be reached when The Weekly Packet conducted interviews with candidates. Candidate profiles based on the responses of incumbent Larry Cassis and Matthew Freedman were published in the February 19 edition.

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  17. Road maintenance tops Brooksville budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Weekly Packet

    ... sum of $15,000-pulled from the sale of a tax-acquired property valued at $19,586-will be put toward fixes to the Brooksville Public Service Building, which suffered damage from a plumbing break last year, according to Selectman John Gray. Gray said ...

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  18. Brooksville school board approves budget in split voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Weekly Packet

    The Brooksville school board voted 2-1-1 to approve the budget proposed for the 2015-16 school year following a meeting with the town budget advisory committee on the evening of January 20. The proposed budget for the 2015-16 school year totals $1,838,295, a 2.02 percent or $36,392 increase over the current budget. Gail Ladd and Larry Cassis voted in favor of adopting the budget, Helen Condon abstained from voting and Brad Jones voted against the budget.

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  19. Three vie for two seats on Brooksville's school boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Weekly Packet

    ... pool. They also will fill a number of other positions, all of which are uncontested. Polls open at 8 a.m. at the Brooksville Community Center and close at 8 p.m. Larry Cassis seeks a second full term on the board after an appointment in 2010 to fill ...

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  20. High school tuition costs drive Blue Hill school budget up 4.7 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Weekly Packet

    ... on school enrollment. For 2015-16, Blue Hill will pay 33.3 percent; Surry, 19.4 percent; Penobscot, 17 percent; Brooksville, 16 percent; and Castine, 14.2 percent. However, voting at Union 93 board meetings is also proportionally weighted, with Blue ...

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