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  1. Damariscotta Explores Solar PowerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Lincoln County News

    The town of Damariscotta is exploring the feasibility of installing solar panels on the roof of the fire station, according to Town Manager Matt Lutkus. The goal of the project would be to save money on electricity costs and reduce the town's use of fossil fuels, Lutkus said.

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  2. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lincoln County News

    U.S. Sen. Angus King cut the ribbon to mark the opening of Lincoln Academy's new residence hall and technology center Friday, April 17. Friday, April 17, 2015 The town of Damariscotta is exploring the feasibility of installing solar panels on the roof of the fire station, according to Town Manager Matt Lutkus. Friday, April 17, 2015 The Department of Transportation will install rumble strips on Route 1 in Damariscotta, Edgecomb, Newcastle, Nobleboro, and Waldoboro this summer.

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  3. State to Install Rumble Strips on Route 1Read the original story

    15 hrs ago | Lincoln County News

    The Department of Transportation will install rumble strips on Route 1 in Damariscotta, Edgecomb, Newcastle, Nobleboro, and Waldoboro this summer. The department will advertise for bids in May and determine the exact dates for the work after it selects a contractor, according to an April 10 letter from the department's project manager to town officials.

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  4. Medical Decisions and Your Family: a Community Conversation Hosted by ...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    ... Conversation on Thursday evening, May 7 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Belvedere Road in Damariscotta. This year's keynote speaker will be Dr. Marilyn R. Gugliucci, who is a Professor as well as the Director for Geriatrics ...

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  5. Spring: The Perfect Season for Taking The AARP Smart Driver SeminarRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

    Spring is the perfect season for motorists age 50 and older to sharpen their driving skills and update their driving knowledge by participating in the AARP Smart Driver Safety program, presented through a partnership between AARP, Spectrum Generations and Lincoln County TRIAD at Spectrum Generations, the Central Maine Area Agency on Aging's Damariscotta location on April 24 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. and on the St. Andrews Campus on May 1 from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Do you know how to best adjust your side view mirrors to eliminate blind spots? Do you know how to apply the three-second rule, and important here in Maine,when that should become a 4, 5 or a 6-second rule? The main thrust of the course is about giving yourself every possible advantage now, and as you age, to be able to continue to drive safely for as long as you can.

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  6. Lunch, Farms & Earth Day 2015: Sustainable Farming & Food Security in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center located at 521 Main Street in Damariscotta will host its weekly Lunch and Learn program on Earth Day 2015 , Wednesday, April 22 , 2015 at 11:15 a.m. In keeping with this year's Earth Day theme "It's Our Time to Lead", following the luncheon John Piotti, President and CEO for the Maine Farmland Trust will discuss the growing pains of the local food movement and the uncertain fate of the farmers and farmland that keep it alive. The Maine Farmland Trust, is an award-winning statewide non-profit organization that has helped protect over 25,000 acres of Maine's best farmland.

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  7. Shape note singing set for April 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Herald Gazette

    The Fourth Sunday Damariscotta Area Shape Note Singing is set for Sunday, April 26, from 2 to 5 p.m. in the undercroft of St. Andrews Church, 11 Glidden St. This is a free, participatory event, not a performance, singing from the "The Sacred Harp" . Books will be available for loan or purchase.

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  8. Investigator says name-calling likely was discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bangor Daily News

    ... native of El Salvador and has been a U.S. citizen since 2008. He was employed by Hartford Installations LLC of Damariscotta from June 2012 until May 2013. He told investigator Michele Dion that at first things were going well for him there. He was ...

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  9. Fourth Sunday Damariscotta Area Shape Note Singing April 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bangor Daily News

    The group will be singing from the Sacred Harp, 1991 Denson edition. Books will be available for loan or purchase. There will be no potluck after the singing, but feel free to bring a snack to share during the break.

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  10. AnnouncementsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lincoln County News

    ... his Eagle Scout project. His project is to landscape the front yard of the Wells-Hussey American Legion Post in Damariscotta. Wednesday, April 15, 2015 The eighth annual Nobleboro Nonsense turned out be another huge success, as evidenced by the over ...

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  11. Want to Grow a Giant Pumpkin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    ... world class genetics) to share from last years pumpkins. Available are seeds from my 1400lb pumpkin weighed at Damariscotta Weighoff, 1163lb pumpkin weighed at Springvale weighoff, and 990lb pumpkin weighed at Cumberland Fair. If you you're ...

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  12. Hannaford Reps Talk Expansion With Waldoboro Planning BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Lincoln County News

    ... the board at the parties' next meeting. The sign on the building would be smaller than the one on the company's Damariscotta location, he said. Hannaford's plan is to pull together the necessary materials for an application and submit them to the ...

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  13. Lincoln County Detective to Focus on Domestic ViolenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Lincoln County News

    ... criminal justice from Andover College. He started his career in law enforcement as a part-time officer with the Damariscotta Police Department in 2003. He has been interested in investigative work since the beginning. Damariscotta Police Chief Steve ...

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  14. Two Damariscotta Men Love Competing in Grueling Sport of Arm-WrestlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Lincoln County News

    ... eyes steely with determination. That is the image that comes to mind when you here the term arm-wrestling. Two Damariscotta men, Justin Vannah and Nate Riley, have taken their love of arm-wrestling to whole other level. They have spent the past ...

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  15. New Tool Fights Powerful Malware That Holds Your Data HostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Switched

    ... their computer systems were compromised by similar programs. Earlier this month, the police departments of Damariscotta, Maine , and Tewksbury, Massachusetts , both had to pay ransoms in bitcoin -- a basically untraceable online currency -- to ...

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  16. Events and ActivitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Lincoln County News

    Missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will lead the next workshop in their monthly Building the Generations genealogy series at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center in Damariscotta at 2:30 p.m. April 23. Wednesday, April 8, 2015 Ah, signs of spring: the Red Sox home opener, student vacation trip benefits, and eagerly awaited movie sequels, this time with Judi Dench and Maggie Smith. What could be better? Wednesday, April 8, 2015 "Cinderella" concludes its run at The Harbor Theatre with screenings Wednesday and Thursday, April 8 and 9 at 7 p.m., followed by the multi-award winning "Mr. Turner."

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  17. Fire Destroys Damariscotta Cottage, ShedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lincoln County News

    Fire destroyed a small house and shed at 65 Cathedral Pines Road in Damariscotta the afternoon of Saturday, April 11. "There's not anything left of the house," Damariscotta Fire Chief John Roberts said. Nobody was at the seasonal home at the time of the fire and there were no injuries, he said.

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  18. Twin Villages Selectmen Agree to Continue Joint Public WorksRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lincoln County News

    The Damariscotta and Newcastle boards of selectmen have agreed to continue working toward an extension of the interlocal agreement between the towns for public works. Damariscotta-Newcastle Superintendent of Roads, Buildings, and Grounds Steve Reynolds will continue in his position, according to a press release from Damariscotta Board of Selectmen Chairman Ronn Orenstein.

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  19. Damariscotta, Newcastle Disagree About Public Works ManagementRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lincoln County News

    The future of a joint public works department in Damariscotta and Newcastle appears uncertain as the deadline to renew the agreement approaches and officials continue to differ on key issues. Most notably, Damariscotta Town Manager Matt Lutkus has said he will not reappoint Steve Reynolds as Damariscotta's road commissioner.

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  20. Maine Police Pay Ransomware Demand in BitcoinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PC Magazine

    ... received a code to unlock the encryption and restore their files. "We needed our programs to get back online," Damariscotta Police Chief Ron Young told WCSH-TV. "And that was a choice we all discussed and took to get back on line to get our ...

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