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  1. Roundup: The Oldest School Bus Driver in America, A Sleeping Bear and Another Surprise in a BusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | STN Online

    Gerald "Red" Briggs of Orrington, Maine was recently recognized as the oldest school bus driver in North America by the Maine Driver and Traffic Safety Education Association. Briggs, 90, told the Bangor Daily News that he never sought to break records.

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  2. Orrington woman pleads no contest in crash that killed friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Sun Journal

    An Orrington woman who was behind the wheel when she crashed her car and killed her friend after a night of bat hopping has pleaded no contest to manslaughter and drunken driving charges. WABI-TV reported that Sarah Courtney was found guilty by a judge after entering her plea Thursday.

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  3. Orrington woman convicted of manslaughter in crash that killed friend last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Bangor Daily News

    An Orrington woman was convicted Thursday at the Penobscot Judicial Center of charges in connection with an April 2013 crash that killed a Hermon woman. Sarah Courtney, 34, pleaded no contest to one count each of manslaughter and aggravated criminal operating under the influence of intoxicants.

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  4. Baked bean supper at Orrington churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Bangor Daily News

    A baked bean supper will be held 4:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, at East Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson Mill Road, Orrington. Baked beans, hot dogs, salads, casseroles, and homemade pie.

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  5. Extreme Makeover: Environmental Remediation EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Bangor Daily News

    ... The Mallinckrodt facility, formerly known as HoltraChem, sits on 235 acres on the banks of the Penobscot River in Orrington, Maine and is the largest remediation site in the State. The Maine BEP Compliance Order for the site requires the removal or ...

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  6. Orrington crash remains under investigation; Brewer woman in critical conditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Bangor Daily News

    A two-vehicle accident that sent a Brewer woman to the hospital Saturday remains under investigation, police said on Tuesday. Chief Deputy Troy Morton of the Penobscot County Sheriff's Office said Robin Rie, 59, whose vehicle was struck from behind on Route 15, known locally as River Road, remains in critical condition at Eastern Maine Medical Center.

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  7. Business newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Bangor Daily News

    ... or go to mainetechnology.org/techwalk2014. BANGOR - Northeast Bank announced recently that Barbara Goss of Orrington has joined the bank's mortgage division as a mortgage loan officer from the bank at 21 Main St., Suite 203, Bangor. Goss joined ...

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  8. Kelley (Smith) AbdelQaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Bangor Daily News

    ... born in Bangor, February 5, 1963, the daughter of Eugene Smith and Judith (Elliot) Smith Pinkham. Kelley attended Orrington schools until moving to Bangor in middle school where she finished out her high school years. She then went on to Husson ...

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  9. Police, game wardens find person believed to be driver in Orrington hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Sun Journal

    Emergency crews respond to a crash on Route 15 in Orrington late Saturday morning. Police say a black SUV was struck from behind, seriously injuring the driver.

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  10. Police, game wardens find driver believed to have fled from serious crash in OrringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Bangor Daily News

    A 59-year-old motorist was severely injured in a hit-and-run crash late Saturday morning on Route 15 in Orrington, and police say they have found the person whose vehicle slammed into that driver's SUV. Penobscot County Sheriff's Deputy Jason Matheson said late Saturday afternoon that authorities tracked down the gold sedan that witnesses reported fled the scene after the crash.

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  11. 3 ambulances at scene of car accident in OrringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Bangor Daily News

    Emergency personnel are at the scene of what appears to be a serious car accident in the area of 400 River Road in Orrington, also known as Route 15, that occurred at around 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

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  12. Orrington native hoping to bring more races to Unity RacewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Dale Earnhardt Jr., Tony Stewart and Newburgh's Ricky Craven. Huff, a 25-year-old graphic designer who grew up in Orrington and lives in Hampden, is the son of a race car driver, Chris Huff, and has also raced. He organized and promoted a snowmobile ...

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  13. Red's wild ride: Meet the oldest bus driver in North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Bangor Daily News

    Gerald "Red" Briggs sits in a school bus before leaving the parking lot to pick up students in Hampden. Buy Photo At 90-years-old, Gerald "Red" Briggs of Orrington is the oldest transit bus driver in North America.

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  14. Kelley (Smith) AbdelQaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Bangor Daily News

    ... born in Bangor, February 5, 1963, the daughter of Eugene Smith and Judith (Elliot) Smith Pinkham. Kelley attended Orrington schools until moving to Bangor in middle school where she finished out her high school years. She then went on to Husson ...

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  15. New York man pleads guilty to setting fire near Orrington home in July 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Bangor Daily News

    A New York man serving a three-year sentence for selling crack cocaine in Hancock County pleaded guilty Thursday at the Penobscot Judicial Center to arson and criminal threatening. Oscar Nunez, 26, of Bronx, New York, admitted that in July 2012, he poured gasoline around an Orrington home and set it on fire after shots were fired at the house, endangering, but not injuring, its occupants.

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  16. Tim Herbert HutchinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Bangor Daily News

    Tim Herbert Hutchins, 62, loving husband, incredible father and grandfather, devoted son, and thoughtful brother, passed away September 6, 2014 surrounded by family at home in Orrington after his battle with cancer. Tim was born May 14, 1952 eldest child and only son of Beryl Haverlock and the late Keith E. Hutchins.

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  17. Barbara Goss named mortgage loan officer at Northeast BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Bank in late August 2014 from Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, where she also served the Bangor market. She lives in Orrington, Maine. To contact Barbara or inquire about a new mortgage loan call (207) 991-4546 or email her at bgoss@northeastbank.com. ...

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  18. Patricia E. (Taber) Geagan SandbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Bangor Daily News

    ... with her parents and three brothers. As a girl Pat enjoyed spending time at the family camp on Swett's Pond in Orrington. She loved to recount the story of skating with her brothers down the Penobscot River from Bangor, then cross country skiing the ...

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  19. Greenville-area superintendent of schools resigns, interim namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Bangor Daily News

    ... of SAD 3 in Thorndike. Prior to her arrival in Greenville, she served as special services director for the Orrington School Department from August 2007 to October 2010 and in a similar role with School Union 91 - which includes Orrington - from July ...

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  20. Rita Christine ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Bangor Daily News

    A memorial Service will be held on Saturday, September 06,2014 at 11:00 AM, at the East Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson Mill Road, Orrington, ME.

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