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  1. Savvy Caregiver TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Spectrum Generations will present The Savvy Caregiver training workshop at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta, on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. beginning on November 3, 2014 and continuing through December 8, 2014 This workshop presents ideas from many disciplines and sources and is a unique approach to family caregiver education. Caregivers will learn about Alzheimer's and other related dementias; the toll of caregiving, managing challenging behaviors, caring for one's self while caring for someone else, decision making, communication strategies and more.

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  2. It's Time for You to Get Up & GoRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Are you ready to make the commitment to start exercising on a regular basis? Do you have a chronic disease and need to exercise to improve your quality of life? Are you looking for a place to start? If you've answered "yes" to any of these questions, then join Advanced Professional Senior Fitness Instructor's half-hour class of basic, functional exercises that can be done either standing or sitting and be on your way to better health, breathing and a more active life. Classes will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:30 a.m. in the fitness room at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta beginning, November 4. Participation fee for 6 classes in November $24 .

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  3. Midcoast encaustics, - on the River'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    "In the Mirror of its Tide: Waxworks on the River," a new exhibit of work by five Maine-based encaustic artists, including two form the Midcoast, will open Monday, Oct. 27, at the Damariscotta Grill, 155 Main St./Business Route 1. An opening reception Wednesday, Oct. 29, from 4 to 6 p.m. will feature appetizers by Chef Rick Hirsch. All artwork is for sale and will be exhibited through Dec. 8. Encaustic wax is an ancient painting medium, developed by the Greeks in the third century, consisting of beeswax, resin and pigments.

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  4. The University of Maine Hutchinson Center receives work of art from...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... the first recipients of a painting. Most recently, "Rock with Primes" was exhibited at the Firehouse Gallery in Damariscotta. "We hope this will provide inspiration for the University of Maine Hutchinson Center's future educational programming, as ...

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  5. Newcastle, MERead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Lincoln County News

    The 2014 Damariscotta Pumpkinfest & Regatta drew banner crowds this year on Columbus Day weekend. Local police estimated the crowd at the Pumpkin Parade on Saturday alone as greater than 8,000 spectators.

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  6. Lunch, Halloween & Ocean ExplorationRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta will host its Wednesday Lunch and Learn Program and Halloween Costume Party on October 29, 2014 at 11:15 a.m. Following the luncheon guests and community members will have the opportunity to learn about "Nautilus Live in the Caribbean" from ocean explorer and founder of Oceanswide Buzz Scott. Scott's presentation will focus on the biology of shipwrecks where, as in Jurassic Park, "life finds a way".

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  7. It's Time for You to Get Up & Go: A New Functional Exercise Class with ...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    Are you ready to make the commitment to start exercising on a regular basis? Do you have a chronic disease and need to exercise to improve your quality of life? Are you looking for a place to start? If you've answered "yes" to any of these questions, then join Robin Maginn, Advanced Professional Senior Fitness Instructor, in her new half-hour class of basic, functional exercises that can be done either standing or sitting and be on your way to better health, breathing and a more active life. Classes will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays at 11:30 a.m. in the fitness room at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta beginning, November 4. Participation fee for 6 classes in November $24 .

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  8. Are You Caring for Someone with Dementia or Alzheimer's Disease? Then ...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    Spectrum Generations will present The Savvy Caregiver training workshop at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center, 521 Main Street in Damariscotta, on Mondays from 12:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. beginning on November 3, 2014 and continuing through December 8, 2014. This workshop presents ideas from many disciplines and sources and is a unique approach to family caregiver education.

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  9. Three-peat thrice the fun for Busline League champions Troy HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Herald Gazette

    ... 1-0, Boothbay downed No. 3 Camden-Rockport (3-5-1) 4-3 and No. 4 Oceanside downed No. 5 Great Salt Bay of Damariscotta (0-9) 5-0. In Monday's championship, Maya Cunningham scored a first-half goal for the Lions, while THMS added three more scores in ...

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  10. Police/SheriffRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Lincoln County News

    ... operating under the influence, unnecessary acceleration of a motor vehicle, Oct. 9. Wednesday, October 15, 2014 Damariscotta Police Department responded to 175 calls including motor vehicle stops, arrests, calls for service, etc. during this one ...

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  11. Events and ActivitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Lincoln County News

    ... the calendars for the Great Salt Bay Community School's annual Harvest Fair to be held on Saturday, Oct. 25 in Damariscotta, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine. For more than twenty years, this wonderful event has been the sole fundraiser for the ...

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  12. Hundreds make strides against breast cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... American Cancer Society in October, Breast Cancer Awareness month. Walks are held in Cape Elizabeth, Brunswick, Damariscotta and Kittery. More than 1,000 participants are expected to walk in the Greater Portland event at Fort Williams in Cape ...

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  13. Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... IS ALSO DESIGNED TO EDUCATE WOMEN ABOUT BREAST CANCER PREVENTION. OTHER WALKS TODAY TAKE PLACE IN BRUNSWICK, DAMARISCOTTA AND KITTERY. ORGANIZERS SAY THEY ARE HOPING TO RAISE A HALF-MILLION DOLLARS. LIVE IN CAPE ELIZABETH, MORGAN STURDIVANT WMTW ...

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  14. More DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Herald Gazette

    ... She specializes in listing and selling residential properties as well as land in the Midcoast area from Damariscotta to Belfast. Maryellen also offers Buyer Broker Representation and has extensive knowledge of financing, marketing and sales. She ...

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  15. Midcoast lens: A weekend full of fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Capital Weekly

    ... Back Cove in Waldoboro. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham) Just two of numerous pumpkins in character at the annual Damariscotta Pumpkin Festival Oct. 12. (Photo by: Beth A. Birmingham) One of several colorful characters seen along a walk in downtown ...

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  16. CourtsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Lincoln County News

    ... olation of condition of release. Wednesday, October 15, 2014 James R. Sauvie of Edgecomb and Theodora Sauvie of Damariscotta were granted a divorce on Sept. 16. They were married in Belmont, N.Y. on Aug. 2, 1987. Wednesday, October 15, 2014

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  17. Ghoreyeb fundraiser Oct. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Capital Weekly

    ... monetary donation, make checks out to "Sue's Support Fund" and mail to Bath Savings Institution, P.O. Box 339, Damariscotta, ME 04543. Those who wish to verify the account may call the bank at 563-3116. Courier Publications' A&E Editor Dagney C. ...

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  18. Twin Villages Need Volunteers for Bicycle and Pedestrian CommitteeRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Lincoln County News

    J.W. Oliver The towns of Damariscotta and Newcastle are in search of bicyclists, runners, walkers, and other volunteers to develop a Twin Villages bicycle and pedestrian plan. "The goal is to create a plan that facilitates bike and pedestrian access around the communities and serves as the basis for funding requests," Lincoln County Planner Bob Faunce said in an email.

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  19. Damariscotta Announces Delay for Bristol Road SidewalkRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Lincoln County News

    J.W. Oliver The construction of a sidewalk on Bristol Road from Main Street in Damariscotta to the Miles Campus of LincolnHealth, long in the works, now appears unlikely to start before 2016. The Maine Department of Transportation is "not optimistic about going out for bid in 2014," Damariscotta Town Manager Matt Lutkus said at an Oct. 15 meeting of the Damariscotta Board of Selectmen.

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  20. DaPonte opens season with Beethoven's ShadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Herald Gazette

    ... 26, at 3 p.m. at the Episcopal Church of St. John Baptist, 200 Main St./Route 1, preceded by performances in Damariscotta, Portland, Topsham and Boothbay Harbor. "You have no idea how it feels to constantly hear the footsteps of a giant like ...

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