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  1. Terry Mackin: Order the chowder, and other lessons learned on a trip to MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Belleville News Democrat

    Here are a few lessons learned by this Midwest guy during last weekend's trip to Peaks Island near Portland, Maine, for my niece's wedding: You're in Maine.

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  2. Portsmouth 13s overtaken by Maine at regionalRead the original story

    1 hr ago | SeacoastOnline

    Portsmouth absorbed its first loss in nine tournament games this summer, falling to Portland, Maine by a 9-5 score in the New England Babe Ruth 13-year-old regional tournament.

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  3. WMTW News 8 Sunday evening headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... THE POLITICS OF BEAR BAITING IS ALREADY HEATING UP AHEAD OF NOVEMBER. WEATHER CANCELLED A RALLY SUNDAY, SCHEDULED PORTLAND'S MONUMENT SQUARE...BUT MAINERS FOR FAIR BEAR HUNTING ARE STILL LOOKING TO GET THEIR MESSAGE OUT... THE GROUP GATHERED OVER 80 ...

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  4. Starting line painted for Beach to Beacon 10KRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... e back to the community and the state." THIS YEAR'S BEACH TO BEACON BENEFITS "RIPPLE EFFECT," A NON PROFIT GROUP IN PORTLAND THAT GIVES CHILDREN THE CHANCE TO EXPLORE MAINE'S ISLAND AND

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  5. New Music Alert, Mark Erelli to release Master Album of Bill Morrissey songsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... and the Beatles, to Gershwin and the Stones. The last time the two saw each other they played on a bill together in Portland Maine. Morrissey was in bad health due to years of drinking, and Erelli accompanied him and helped him through the set. ...

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  6. After settlements, firms improve spill preventionRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

    ... paid by Superior Plus Energy Service of Seymour, Connecticut. The other firms were VIP Tour and Charter Bus Co. of Portland, Maine, Brewer Pilots Point Marine in Westbrook, Maine, and three in Massachusetts: LS Starrett of Athol, Lakeside Oil Co. of ...

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  7. Teachers HonoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... He is also the author of "Nobody's Fool," "Bridge of Sighs" and the memoir "Elsewhere." He currently lives in Portland, Maine, but as a child he lived on Helwig Street in Gloversville with his mother and grandparents. Russo talked about the last ...

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  8. Editorial: Tarring a Maine pipelineRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    As they have so often elsewhere, unjustified environmental fears and hysteria have triumphed in South Portland, Maine, where the City Council voted last week to forbid the export of crude oil from the city's port.

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  9. Dangerous Severe Weather Outbreaks Likely Today and TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Gawker

    ... tomorrow. The slight risk includes almost all of the major cities on on the east coast between Greensboro and Portland, Maine, including all areas to the west. Even a large portion of southern Ontario is under the gun for dangerous storms. The Storm ...

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  10. Maine bear hunters set bait for perhaps last timeRead the original story

    Saturday | SeacoastOnline

    ... food such as doughnuts. A November ballot question could prohibit hunting Maine bear with bait, dogs, or traps. PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - This could be the last year it's legal for hunters in Maine to bait bears with jelly doughnuts in the woods - and ...

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  11. Firefighters battle blaze at Westbrook paper mill after wood chips catch fireRead the original story

    Saturday | Bangor Daily News

    ... the mill with a fine mist of water. After two hours and firefighters from Westbrook, Falmouth, Windham, Gorham and Portland working on the fire, crews pulled out and left the mill.

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  12. Cheers and Jeers: Rum and Coke FRIDAYRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Kos

    ... claims for the week, the lowest since February 2006: 284,000 (Source: Labor Dept.) New minimum wage the Portland, Maine city council will consider enacting, up two bucks from its current rate: $9.50 (Source: The Portland Press Herald ) Percent ...

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  13. Williamstown Art Conservation Center saves, restores art historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... the Lunder Center at Stone Hill, as recognition for significant financial support from the Lunder Foundation of Portland, Maine. The Lunder Foundation has initiated a five-year grant to WACC and has supported the Clark's campus expansion program ...

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  14. Rita Yvette Call, at 95,a of Brockton, an LPNRead the original story

    Friday | Boston Herald

    ... died Tuesday at New England Sinai Hospital. She was 95. She was born and raised in Brockton. She moved to the Portland, Maine, area in 1957, returning to Brockton in 2011. Ms. Call had been a longtime communicant of Sacred Heart Church in Brockton ...

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  15. Crews battling blaze at Sappi mill in WestbrookRead the original story

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    ... Sappi Fine Paper's Westbrook mill, a fire department dispatcher confirmed Friday evening. The Westbrook mill, near Portland, is one of two in Maine operated by Sappi Fine Paper North America, according to the company's website . The other, its ...

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  16. New medical marijuana law explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    The Wellness Connection of Maine hosted an informational session at the Portland Public Library on Friday to better acquaint nurse practitioners with the new law that allows nurse practitioners to certify patients to use medical marijuana.

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  17. 126 Stroudwater RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Capital Weekly

    ... in an amazing location on a well-landscaped .69 A lot at end of cul-de-sac abutting Fore River Sanctuary. I am a Portland, Maine native with thirty years of full time residential and commercial real estate accomplishments. My waterfront living and ...

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  18. Train barn opponents, Downeaster official clash at Thursday meetingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the proposed facility and a letter from six state legislators urging NNEPRA to place the layover facility in South Portland instead of Brunswick were among the issues they said were being ignored. Reading from a written statement, BWNC member Dan ...

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  19. Donor, recipient in lifesaving kidney transplant to run together in Beach to Beacon raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Bangor Daily News

    ... a week after running the Beach to Beacon in 2013, Blankenship, a 48-year-old mother and social worker from South Portland, gave Swift one of her kidneys as a volunteer living donor in the kidney transplant program at Brigham and Women's Hospital in ...

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  20. Welch Joins Berkshire Bank's Wealth Management TeamRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | IBerkshires

    ... Lenox office, located at 25 Main St. Prior to Berkshire Bank, Thadd Welch III worked for Spinnaker Trust in Portland, Maine, where he was a member of the investment committee and helped manage sophisticated portfolios. Welch received his bachelor of ...

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