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  1. Bangor student graduates basic trainingRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. Charpentier is the son of James A. Charpentier and Karen M. Charpentier of Orrington, Maine; and the grandson of William Charpentier of Bangor, Maine. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that ...

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  2. On Deck, a sports calendar for Aug. 21, 2014Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... is that no child should be kept away from playing. For info, call 827-3961 or email at: amahaney@old-town.org. ORRINGTON - Golf tourney to benefit Special Olympics, Sunday, Aug. 31, 4-person scramble at Rocky Knoll Country Club, registration 7 a.m., ...

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  3. Man struck, killed in Surry was well-known blind riflemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sun Journal

    "I can't go back, I gotta go forward," James "Jim" Miekka of Surry said while target shooting at the Orrington Rod and Gun Club in 2010.

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  4. Joan Ellen PooleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Poole Danner of CA; four grandchildren, Erica Mae and her husband Josh Dupuis of Carmel, Jessica Rae Poole of Orrington, Ethan Ray Andreas Danner and Nathaniel Monroe Danner both of CA; three great grandchildren, Harley Jean Walton, Kaydence Beverly ...

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  5. Baked bean supper in OrringtonRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Bangor Daily News

    A public baked bean supper will be held 4:30-5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the East Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson Mill Road.

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  6. Two men convicted of Glenburn, Orrington armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Birmingham, Getchell and a third man, Benjamin J. Sprague, 30, a Bangor-area transient, targeted a couple in Orrington that Sprague had met before, the prosecutor told the judge. Birmingham and Sprague, wearing ski masks and armed with box-cutter ...

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  7. YESTERDAY aRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    ... informal boss of the flourishing endeavor, and her friends Amy Martin, 29, of Bangor and Terri Fitzpatrick, 31, of Orrington operate a hotdog stand on the lawn of the Wesco building on Farm Road. The stand, which they have dubbed Hott Dawgs, sells ...

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  8. Mary Theresa ByersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Bangor Daily News

    ... by three sisters, her devoted sister Donna Chapman of Indian Island; Brenda Chase and her husband David of Orrington, and Debra Rosenblatt of her husband Jeff of Gorham; two nieces and a large extended family. She was predeceased by her parents. A ...

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  9. Rockland mayor calls for repeal of mandatory pay-per-bag lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Bangor Daily News

    ... common goals - to reduce the amount of trash being trucked to the Penobscot Energy Recovery Corp. incinerator in Orrington, to lower the overall costs of solid waste operations and to more fairly distribute costs. "I think the council's - and the ...

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  10. Thunderstorms cause power outages from Brewer to LucerneRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 6 | Bangor Daily News

    ... a press release issued around 7:30 a.m. that Holden was the hardest hit, but outages also were reported in Brewer, Orrington, Dedham and Lucerne. Emera said in the press release a total of 2,229 customers were affected, with 2,223 in Penobscot and ...

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  11. 3rd Annual The Ride for the Wet NoseRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Bangor Daily News

    ... $1,000 this year. The Ride for the Wet Nose this year will take Matthew through the towns of Bangor, Holden and Orrington on a 25-mile loop that will begin at Pats Bike Shop, 373 Wilson St., in Brewer. The ride will begin at 9:30 a.m Wednesday, Aug. ...

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  12. James R. "Papa" Hopkins Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 3 | Bangor Daily News

    ... War Veteran, serving in the United States Marine Corps. from 1951-1953. He was a lifetime member of the VFW in Orrington and Hampden. Hoppie was a railroad man, working for the Bangor and Aroostook Railroad for 30 years. Hoppie is survived by his ...

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  13. Hazel M. FowlerRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Bangor Daily News

    ... was born October 25, 1925, in Orono, the daughter of Jesse and May (Bouchard) Oliver. Hazel raised her family in Orrington and enjoyed her gardens and flowers. She was a member of the Orrington Garden Club. There are great memories of the many ...

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  14. Orrington Old Home Week contest winners announcedRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Bangor Daily News

    The Orrington Public Library hosted this year's Photography Contest, which had a separate Youth Division for budding photographers aged 12 and under.

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  15. Rose Frances Casey CushingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Bangor Daily News

    ... School and graduated from Portland High School. She married Richard J. "Dick" Cushing in 1948 and they resided in Orrington during their life together. She worked as a legal secretary in Bangor, including Superior Court, District Court and a ...

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  16. Battle lines drawn over city trash feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Herald Gazette

    ... of household trash that is dumped at the city transfer station? Trash is sent to Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. in Orrington where it is burned. The waters of this debate are muddied by the existence of the massive dump quarry at the Rockland Solid ...

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  17. Rita Christine ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Bangor Daily News

    SAN DIEGO, CA / ORRINGTON, ME - Rita Christine Thomas, 77, wife of the late Richard A. Thomas, died July 19, 2014, at home with her family and dogs in San Diego, CA.

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  18. Local students win bass fishing high school state championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | Bangor Daily News

    Brewer Lake in Orrington was the site of the 2014 Student Angler Federation Maine State High School Bass Fishing Championship on July 19. The fishing duo of Hunter Pate and Jacob Gauvin captured the title with a weigh-in of 10.8 pounds.

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  19. Trashanol: Vendor pitches garbage-to-energy technology to board representing 187 Maine townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Bangor Daily News

    ... 187 communities. The group's trash currently goes to the Penobscot Energy Recovery Co., a waste-to-energy plant in Orrington. The MRC is part owner of PERC and started looking for alternatives five years ago because a lucrative contract for ...

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  20. Re: Rockland voters begin petition to defeat pay-per bag ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Capital Weekly

    ... m to go along with the pay-as-you-throw model. The city's trash is incinerated at Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. in Orrington. The increase in fees is needed for the transfer station to pay for itself, according to city officials.

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