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  1. Brewer firefighters find cat behind tub at scene of blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Bangor Daily News

    ... atter for the fire marshal's office, Wilde said. Brewer firefighters, assisted by crews from Holden, Eddington and Orrington, had the blaze extinguished within about a half hour, the fire captain said.

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  2. Maine lawmakers spike call for tougher service dog standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Americans with Disabilities Act]," O'Brien said. The bill, LD 547 , authored by state Rep. Richard Campbell, R-Orrington, was aimed at preventing those who abuse the laws allowing for service animals from doing so and wasn't targeted at disabled ...

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  3. Committee approves task force to study 'service dogs' in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Sun Journal

    ... Americans with Disabilities Act)," O'Brien said. The bill, LD 547 , authored by state Rep. Richard Campbell, R-Orrington, was aimed at preventing those who abuse the laws allowing for service animals from doing so and wasn't targeted at disabled ...

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  4. Trash fees to increase in next two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Herald Gazette

    ... the transfer station, transporting materials and disposal at the Penobscot Energy Recovery Company incinerator in Orrington equals $146 per ton. "That is 27 percent more than the fee charged to commercial haulers and businesses bringing waste to the ...

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  5. Orrington car crash still under investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Bangor Daily News

    A single-vehicle crash on Friday night that seriously injured two women remained under investigation on Monday, a Penobscot County Sheriff's Office sergeant said. Injured in the collision, which occurred about 10 p.m. on River Road, were Erin Salmen, 33, of Stockton Springs and Julie Farrar, 48, of Belfast, Sgt.

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  6. Janice L. DeeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Bangor Daily News

    Janice L. Deering, 89, died April 4, 2015 at a Bangor Hospital. A memorial service will held 11:00am, Saturday April 11, 2015 at the East Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson Mill Road, Orrington with the Rev.

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  7. Two injured in Orrington single-car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Bangor Daily News

    Orrington Fire and Rescue Department Assistant Chief Scott Stewart said he did not have identifications for the injured and was not sure of their condition.

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  8. Sheryl Dawn (Robinson) Harnish Ingalls AlbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Bangor Daily News

    Sheryl D. Albert, 64, died April 1, 2015 at a Bangor hospital surrounded by family. She was born August 23, 1950 in Orrington, a daughter of Jobie W. and Arline Robinson.

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  9. Gustavus "Gus" Noel Currie JrRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Bangor Daily News

    ... two children G. Noel Currie III and his wife Sheila of Presque Isle, Patricia Wright and her husband Gerald of Orrington, seven grandchildren; Emilee Currie, Rilee Elliott, Libbee and Maggee Currie, Elizabeth (Wright) Walden, Alexandria (Wright) ...

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  10. Elaine (Sheridan) MichaudRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Bangor Daily News

    ... ld Town. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in support of Ralph Michaud and his family, 281 Center Dr., Orrington, Maine 04474.

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  11. Donald L. LakemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Bangor Daily News

    ... of MA and two sisters, Evelyn Salvador and her husband, Albert of MA and Ellen Bearse and her husband, Edward of Orrington; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Donald was predeceased by a sister, Pauline Maclean. Friends may call from 1-3 PM ...

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  12. Hello from Eastern MaineRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | The Sand Trap

    ... Penobscot Valley every April break if it is open. Definitely looking forward to getting back out! Rocky Knoll in Orrington is an OK course fairly wide open, Pine Hill is a wide open 9 in Brewer (this is where I played High School golf and learned ...

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  13. Early Spring WaterfowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Bangor Daily News

    Many ducks return to the area in spring plumage as soon as the ice is out. The Orrington Marsh, Penobscot River, Fields Pond and Brewer Lake are all good places to see both dabbling and diving ducks.

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  14. CMP nears completion of 5-year, $1.4B power grid upgradeRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... project has doubled the capacity of the grid's backbone in Maine with a new 345,000-volt transmission line from Orrington to Eliot, near the New Hampshire border. Also included are five 345,000-volt substations. All told, there are 440 miles of new ...

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  15. Marguerite (Harriman) PetersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... (Morrill) Harriman. Marguerite is survived by five children, David Peterson of Derwood, Maryland, Lois Baxter of Orrington, Martha Peterson of Amherst, NH, Edward Peterson of Kensington, Maryland and Jean Rinehart of White House, Tennessee; nine ...

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  16. Glenice E. (Smith) SawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Glenice Sawyer, 86, wife of the late Dr. Everett A. Sawyer, O.D. died peacefully, with her family by her side, March 13, 2015, at a Bangor health care facility. She was born July 14, 1928, in Orrington, daughter of Vernon and Beulah Smith.

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  17. Exports not the basis of sustainable local food economiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    A day-old Holstein cow stands, a bit unsteady on its feet, in a small pen in the nursery barn at the Tween-Hills Farm in Orrington on March 27, 2013. Tween-Hills Farm was the last dairy farm in Orrington at that time.

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  18. Orrington-Veazie burglary ring participant to spend 5 years behind barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    One of the five people charged in connection with an April 2014 burglary ring involving mostly nighttime break-ins at homes in Veazie, Orrington and Bangor was sentenced Thursday to spend five years behind bars. William C. Cushman, 23, of Brewer pleaded guilty in November to 32 charges - 15 felony burglaries, three felony thefts, 12 misdemeanor theft charges, burglary of a motor vehicle and felony possession of a firearm by a felon.

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  19. Sharon (Webster) MaheuRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Maheu of Bucksport; son, Greg Lawson and wife Tricia of Bangor; two daughters, Melissa Adams and husband Scott of Orrington and Melanie Whited and husband Jonathan of Minot; 4 granddaughters, Haylee, Katelyn, Chloe, and Brookelyn. She is also ...

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  20. Introducing The 'Bass' is yet to ComeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    I started at three and a half years old, catching creek chub in the ditches that ran by the big farm house across the road in Orrington, Maine where I grew up. From there, I was on to bigger and better ponds, lakes, and rivers.

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