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  1. Public supper at Orrington churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Bangor Daily News

    A public baked bean supper will be held 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, at East Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson Mill Road. Menu will include baked beans, hot dogs, casseroles and pie.

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  2. Tool Sharpening with Charlie GreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Bangor Daily News

    Sharpen up! Long-time woodworker Charlie Green of Orrington will share some tips on getting a good edge on all manner of blades. He'll be set up in the blacksmith shop at the Maine Forest and Logging Museum in Bradley for a morning to get a start on the subject.

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  3. Ice Harvesting: Once a way of life in MaineRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... tools for its working collection. Bruce Bowden, the director of Curran Homestead Living History Farm and Museum in Orrington, will be assisting at Willowbrook's workshop. The Curran Homestead will have its own ice harvesting event on Fields Pond in ...

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  4. Man who admitted robbing 2 stores, invading Orrington home sent back to federal prison for two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the counter and took cash out of the register. The next night, Birmingham and two other men targeted a couple in Orrington the prosecutor said. Birmingham. Wearing a ski mask and armed with a box-cutter-type knife, he held a woman at knifepoint and ...

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  5. David L. SallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Bangor Daily News

    ... and wife Darnell of Brewer. Joseph Salls and wife Michelle of East Corinth, sister Betty Coffin and husband Joe of Orrington. Uncle Dale Hazelwood and wife Ellen of Hampden. Many nieces ,nephews and 4 special Cats. He enjoyed Cribbage with friends ...

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  6. Josephine Folsom CrookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... on the Wiswell Road in Brewer. She and Jack were married on September 9, 1950 and lived on the Crook farm in East Orrington until 1967, when they built the home on the Fowler Road and later built another home on the Richardson Road on King's ...

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  7. Roy J. TrombleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Bangor Daily News

    ... He is survived by one son Alan Trombley and his wife Rebecca of Chapman, three daughters, Geraldine Dorsey of Orrington, Lynne Walton and husband Carroll of Presque Isle and Paula Leavitt and husband David of Troy and a daughter-in-law Geraldine ...

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  8. Concerned residents call for mandatory recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Capital Weekly

    ... solid waste facility has the transfer station, where residents' trash is dumped and trucked to the PERC plant in Orrington to be burned. Residents pay an annual fee for a sticker to dispose of household trash at the station, or they can buy orange ...

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  9. Baked bean supper in OrringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Bangor Daily News

    A baked bean supper will be held 4:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 10, at East Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson Mill Road. The menu will include baked beans, hot dogs, rolls, casseroles, cole slaw and homemade pies.

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  10. Gloria H. WaldronRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Bangor, daughter of John and Florence (Grady) Davis. Gloria was a life member of the Millwee Chapter #198, OES of Orrington, a board member of Habitat for Humanity, DAV Auxiliary, a life member of the Air Force Sargent's Association and the Sunshine ...

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  11. Apartments on fire at Holden complex for elderly and disabled residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | Sun Journal

    ... at least the rest of the night, was knocked down by about 9:40 p.m. by crews from Holden, Brewer, Dedham, Hampden, Orrington and Bangor, Emery said. In order to comment on SunJournal.com, you must hold a valid subscription allowing access to this ...

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  12. Hilda Eveline MacEwenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | Bangor Daily News

    Hilda Eveline MacEwen , 96, died peacefully on December 25, 2014 at her home in Orrington surrounded by her loving family. She was born on May 24, 1918 in Littleton, Maine the daughter of the late Kenneth and Eunice Adams.

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  13. Karate students undergo training, testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    On Nov. 7, Renshi Steve Apsega of the Maine Traditional Karate Dojo in Orrington and Renshi Stanley Leach of the Orland Shorin Ryu Karate dojo hosted Hanshi John Shipes, the U.S. Midwestern Director of the Okinawan Shorin Ryu Matsumura Karate and Kobudo Federation for a weekend of training and testing. Hanshi Shipes traveled from Athens, Texas, for the weekend and was accompanied by Kyoshi Lauren Engleby of Atwater, Minnesota and Sensei Tim Amey of Seattle, Washington.

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  14. PERC part owner, Orrington official seek continued negotiations with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... its new facility, which is being planned to replace the Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. , a waste-to-energy plant in Orrington where member communities' trash is sent to be burned and converted into electricity. When plans were presented to the ...

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  15. Trash disposal group, town officials unveil plan for solid waste processing plant in HampdenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... its new facility, which is being planned to replace the Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. , a waste-to-energy plant in Orrington where member communities' trash is sent to be burned and made into electricity. The Municipal Review Committee is a ...

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  16. Dana C. PollardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... from Old Town High School in 1969. In addition to his wife of Brewer, he is survived by his son, Ben Pollard of Orrington; his sister, Annette Plaisted and her husband, Don of Gonic, NH; a niece, Lynette Plaisted Holmes and her family of New ...

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  17. Adams School News December 12, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Weekly Packet

    On Saturday, November 8, four of the seventh and eighth graders from the Adams School drove down to Orrington for the District Honors Music Festival. The festival was held at the Orrington Elementary School where bands from all over Maine came to play.

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  18. Maine Principals' Association takes step toward mandatory running-time rule for football blowoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... because you don't want to embarrass the coach who's on the short end of the score," said Allen Snell of Orrington, a longtime Maine high school football official and liaison to the Maine Principals' Association Football Committee. "If you have 55 ...

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  19. Eugene HardinRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Eugene Hardin, 59, of Orrington, passed away unexpectedly Thursday, November 27, 2014. He was born September 9, 1955, the son of Fred and Carole Hardin.

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  20. Lee Allan Bailey Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Brooke, and Bailey Dunham and Emelia, Hunter, and Maxx Bailey; brother, Keith Bailey and his wife, Gayle, of Orrington; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins; a very special friend, Hollis Edwards, of Winterport. In addition to his ...

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