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  1. CAVU Cafe open for business at Auburn-Lewiston AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Twin City Times

    Celebrating the Grand Opening of CAVU Cafe are Auburn Mayor Jonathan LaBonte, Lewiston Mayor Bob Macdonald, owner Richard Bennett, manager Molly Hill, general manager Delian Valeriani, chef Pete Lara, Androscoggin Chamber past chair Patti Gagne, Airport Board of Directors chair Edouard Plourde and Chamber president Chip Morrison. Offering "traditional food with a modern taste," CAVU Cafe officially opened its doors this week at the Auburn-Lewiston Municipal Airport.

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  2. Legislators honor Berman & SimmonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Twin City Times

    Pictured here are Craig Bramley, Sen. Nate Libby, James O'Connell, Michael Bigos, Rep. Heidi Brooks, Timothy Kenlan, Rep. Jared Golden and Daniel Kagan. State legislators visited the Berman & Simmons law firm recently to congratulate members on its 100th anniversary.

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  3. Harvard center lauds CA$H CoalitionRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | Twin City Times

    The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government recently recognized the L-A CA$H Coalition as one of its 2015 "Bright Ideas in Government." The City of Lewiston facilitated the launching of the L-A CA$H "community team" partnership in 2003 after then-Lewiston City Councilors Renee Bernier, Lillian O'Brien and Ronald Jean attended an informational meeting at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston regarding the use of free tax return preparation to promote the Earned Income Tax Credit.

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  4. Thomas sings anthem at State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Franco Center director Mitch Thomas was at the State House recently to deliver the opening prayer and sing the national anthem in the House Chamber. An accomplished singer-musician, Thomas is pictured here with Reps.

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  5. New book profiles "Franco-Americans of Lewiston-Auburn"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Twin City Times

    James Myall and Mary Rice-Defosse will discuss their new book, "The Franco-Americans of Lewiston-Auburn," on Wednesday, February 18 at 6:30 p.m. at Freeport Community Library. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be accompanied by an exhibit of dozens of historic images featured in the book.

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  6. Mechanics, Biddeford Savings to form Maine Community BancorpRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Biddeford Savings Bank and Mechanics Savings Bank have entered into an agreement to form Maine Community Bancorp, a Mutual Holding Company that will own both banks. Approved by each bank's Board of Directors, the agreement is still subject to approval by each bank's corporators and depositors, as well as the State of Maine's Bureau of Financial Institutions, the FDIC and the Federal Reserve.

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  7. Rotundo welcomes honorary pageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Rep. Peggy Rotundo, D-Lewiston, welcomes Tia Mendros to the State House to serve as an honorary page in the House of Representatives.

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  8. Tree Street Youth receives $400k grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Members of Tree Street Youth stand before the agency's building at 144 Howe Street. Plans are underway to expand the building to accommodate the growing number of students attending its after school programs.

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  9. Bates College recognized for community engagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Bates students Colette Girardin, Rusty Epstein and Nancy Weidner perform "Seussical the Musical" in May 2013 during the Robinson Players' annual production for local schoolchildren . Bates College recently received national recognition from a federal agency and a major foundation for its efforts to build community engagement into the education of its students.

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  10. Franco Center to host Mike Michaud tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Twin City Times

    The Franco Center in Lewiston will host a tribute to Congressman Michael H. Michaud on Friday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m. The event is open to the public. Michaud recently retired from Congress after serving as the U.S. Representative for Maine's 2nd Congressional District from 2003 to 2015.

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  11. L-a Ca$H Coalition kicks off tax season; appointments for free tax prep now availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Twin City Times

    The L-A CA$H Coalition held a press conference recently to kick off this year's tax filing season. Once again, the Coalition will provide free tax preparation and e-filing of Federal and State income tax returns for low-to-moderate income residents.

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  12. St. Dominic Academy grievesRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Twin City Times

    The St. Dom's community was deeply saddened by the sudden loss of Saint Dominic Academy student Casey Cloutier and his father, Ghislain Cloutier , who died in a tragic car accident on Route 202 on the morning of Tuesday, December 30 while on their way to a Junior Varsity hockey tournament. Although the ninth grader had just enrolled at the school in August, he was already well liked.

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  13. Scout Pack honors nursery fire victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Cub Scout Pack 111 presents Mayor Jonathan Labonte with a plaque honoring the 17 victims of the tragic Auburn nursery fire of 1945. At the Auburn City Council Meeting on January 5, Cub Scout Pack 111 presented the City of Auburn with a bronze memorial plaque dedicated to the 17 victims of the tragic Auburn nursery fire of 1945.

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  14. Local student selected for U.S. Senate Youth ProgramRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Muna Mohamed of Lewiston and Andrew Sandweiss of Bangor have been selected as Maine's delegates to the 53rd Annual United States Senate Youth Program. In March, Mohamed and Sandweiss will join 102 other students from across the country in spending a week in the nation's capital, where they will have an opportunity to study the American political process first-hand.

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  15. Good Food Council elects new membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Four of the newly elected members of the Good Food Council of Lewiston-Auburn are Rick Belanger, Bonnie Lounsbury, Melissa Emerson and Alisa Roman. Not pictured is Nadifa Mohammed.

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  16. Meals on Wheels to include library borrowingRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Twin City Times

    SeniorsPlus, Western Maine's designated agency on aging, has partnered with libraries in Oxford County to launch Books on Wheels, a free program that piggybacks on the organization's food deliveries to lend books, movies and music to homebound recipients of Meals on Wheels. "Books on Wheels allows those who find it difficult to get around to enjoy the library experience without leaving home," said Betsy Sawyer-Manter, Executive Director of SeniorsPlus.

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  17. O'Malley appointed to Deputy Police ChiefRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Lewiston Police Chief Michael Bussiere has appointed Brian O'Malley to the rank of Deputy Police Chief effective January 1. O'Malley is a 25-year veteran of the Lewiston Police Department who has held a variety of positions within the agency, including Patrol Officer, Detective, Patrol Sergeant and, most recently, Sergeant of Detectives in the Criminal Investigations Division. O'Malley has a B.A. in Political Science from Providence College and attended the Command Training Program at Roger Williams University.

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  18. New Year's Eve lighting marks new era for St. Louis ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Twin City Times

    The former St. Louis Church was lit up on New Year's Eve to mark a new beginning for the 100-year-old community landmark . On New Year's Eve, the facade of the former St. Louis Church in New Auburn was bathed in light, signaling a new beginning for the now vacant building that served as the heart of the neighborhood's Catholic community for nearly 100 years.

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  19. Newell Family to play Room at TrinityRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Twin City Times

    The Newell Family will bring their vast repertoire of American, British and European folk songs and tunes to the Room at Trinity on Saturday, January 10. Ballads and fiddle tunes originating from Appalachia to Transylvania will rock Trinity Church when the Room at Trinity presents the Newell Family Band on Saturday, January 10. This three-generation group of musicians, led by Carter and Kaity Newell, have played their unique repertoire of New England, Maritime and British Isles music around Maine and beyond for three decades. Carter is a marine biologist whose work has taken him to both sides of the North Atlantic, always with a fiddle close at hand.

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  20. CareerCenter hosts Job Fair on Jan. 5Read the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Twin City Times

    The Lewiston CareerCenter will host a Job Fair on Monday, January 5 from 9 to 11 a.m. at its building on 5 Mollison Way in Lewiston. The more than 15 employers participating in the job fair will include All Temp Services, Inc., Arcadia New England, Bonney Staffing, Carbonite, Circle K, Great Falls Marketing, Homecare for ME, Industrial Roofing Companies, Kelly Services, Labor Ready, the Lewiston Police Department, Lowe's, Opportunity Enterprises, Primerica Financial Services, Stericycle Communication Solutions, Support Solutions and Xerox Services.

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