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  1. Residents weigh in on future of Brunswick-Topsham bridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    On Wednesday, the Maine Department of Transportation hosted a preliminary public meeting - which filled a community room at the Topsham Public Library - to discuss future work on the bridge, which spans the Androscoggin River and carries Route 201 from Brunswick over to Topsham. The department is looking into options for replacing or rehabilitating the bridge, according to Joel Kittredge, Department of Transportation project manager.

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  2. NH man arrested after allegedly selling cocaine, 'Molly' in TopshamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Bangor Daily News

    A 24-year-old New Hampshire man was arrested Friday evening at the Topsham Fair Mall after drug agents said he delivered about $12,000 worth of cocaine and MDMA, the drug known as Molly, to an undercover officer from the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency. Ryan Thornton of Dover, New Hampshire, was charged with unlawful trafficking in cocaine and unlawful trafficking in MDMA, both Class B felonies.

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  3. The Midcoast Symphony's Concert Series III "Called to the Dance"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Bangor Daily News

    She is one of the most captivating violinist of her time and has been consistently praised by critics and audiences alike for her astounding range of sounds, technical agility and musical elegance. - Yoichi Udagawa is the Music Director and Conductor of the Cape Ann Symphony Orchestra, the Melrose Symphony Orchestra, and the Quincy Symphony Orchestra.

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  4. Lisbon man dies following collision with garbage truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Topsham police say a man seriously injured in a crash on snow-covered roads the morning of Feb. 9 has died from his injuries. Police reported Christopher Wheeler, 48, of Lisbon was driving west on Route 196 when his vehicle slid into the oncoming lane, where it was struck on the passenger side by a garbage truck.

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  5. Bar Harbor Bank & Trust Makes 'Community Commitment' DonationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Left to right: Crystal Wood, Customer Service Representative at the Bar Harbor Bank & Trust branch in Lubec, presents a Community Commitment donation check to Nicole Lyons and Meghan Blake representing Friends of the Playground. Lubec, Maine - Each week, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust directors and employees, in exchange for being able to dress casually on Fridays, voluntarily contribute to a charitable fund that disburses gifts monthly to local non-profit organizations.

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  6. Scrap metal company gets conditional approval from Searsport Planning BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Bangor Daily News

    A scrap metal recycling company that would like to stockpile and export material at the Mack Point industrial zone received conditional approval from the Searsport Planning Board this week. Although Topsham-based Grimmel Industries LLC, has indicated it would like to get going soon in Searsport, according to planning board Chair Bruce Probert, it cannot until the Maine Department of Environmental Protection weighs in on its plan.

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  7. Brewer boys halt six-game skid, beat Mt. Ararat to reach quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Bangor Daily News

    The Brewer boys basketball team's season was at its tipping point early in the fourth quarter of Tuesday night's Eastern Maine Class A prelim against Mt. Ararat of Topsham.

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  8. Hampden Academy girls pull away from Mt. Ararat in 'A' prelimRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | Bangor Daily News

    The Hampden Academy girls basketball team pulled away in the fourth quarter and defeated Mt. Ararat of Topsham 54-44 on Tuesday night to advance to the quarterfinal round of the Eastern Maine Class A tournament.

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  9. BHBT Donates $11,378 Through 'Community Commitment' Program in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Bangor Daily News

    Bar Harbor Bank & Trust in partnership with its employees and directors donated $11,378 through the Bank's Community Commitment program during 2014. The non-profit organizations receiving these funds included: Hope Elephants, Acadia Wildlife Foundation, Island Community Center, Birds Acre/ Stanwood Wildlife, Family Crisis Services, Tedford Housing, Mt.

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  10. Portland seeks legal action to prevent embattled landlord from renting out apartmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Bangor Daily News

    Embattled Portland landlord Gregory Nisbet, whose 20-24 Noyes St. property was the site of Maine's deadliest fire in four decades, must now vacate another his properties because of code violations found there. On Friday, Portland city officials announced they had filed a legal complaint against Nisbet seeking a restraining order blocking the landlord from renting out units in the apartment building he owns at 188 Dartmouth St. Nisbet was represented by attorney David Chamberlain in a hearing on the complaint Monday morning at the Cumberland County courthouse.

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  11. Explore! Crystal Spring FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Bangor Daily News

    Join the Brunswick-Topsham Land Trust, and mentors from the Brunswick High School Outing Club and Bowdoin Outing Club for an afternoon of outdoor exploration. Young Explorers, aged 4 + are invited to try snowshoeing, learn about winter gear and being safe outside when it is cold, and how to be a good neighbor on the trails.

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  12. 'It was a daily reminder that people died here': Neighbors find...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Bangor Daily News

    Clothes still hang on the back of an upstairs door as workmen raze the building at 20-24 Noyes St. in Portland on Friday morning where six people died in a Nov. 1 blaze. Workmen raze the building at 20-24 Noyes St. in Portland on Friday morning where six people died in a Nov. 1 blaze.

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  13. Masonry project completed at University of Maine at Machias; Clean up will wait until springRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Bangor Daily News

    The work crew that has been restoring crumbling masonry on Powers Hall at the University of Maine at Machias since last June will this week begin removing the scaffolding and netting that has encapsulated the building for the past seven months. The masonry that is uncovered, however, will not be as attractive as it will eventually appear.

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  14. Brunswick police sergeant to receive bravery award for rescuing woman from riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Bangor Daily News

    When Brunswick Police Sgt. Jonathan O'Connor stepped onto the Androscoggin Swinging Bridge the afternoon of Aug.19 and saw a woman struggling in the quick current below, he knew he had to act just as quickly.

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  15. To protect and a shovel: Off-duty Brunswick cops dig out snowbound disabled womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Bangor Daily News

    Brunswick Police Sgt. Paul Hansen was just finishing his shift Tuesday afternoon when he got a call from a communications officer: A disabled woman on Harpswell Road was snowed in - in fact, she had been unable to leave her house for about 10 days, since the first of the many recent storms.

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  16. Topsham police continue search for vehicle involved in Friday hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | Bangor Daily News

    Police on Monday continued to search for a silver Volkswagen hatchback that allegedly failed to stop after striking a Scarborough man Friday morning on Main Street in Topsham. The Scarborough man was directing traffic around a Bisson Moving Co.

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  17. Harpswell town planner leaving to take job as assistant in TopshamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Bangor Daily News

    HARPSWELL, Maine- Carol Eyerman, who has led Harpswell's planning department for seven years, is leaving, but she isn't going far. Eyerman, who was hired as Harpswell's town planner in 2007, has accepted a position as assistant town planner in Topsham.

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  18. Brunswick man charged with domestic violence assault, criminal threatening after Thursday standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    A Brunswick man arrested Thursday night after a standoff with police at the New Meadows Motel will appear in court Friday afternoon. Robert Lind, 39, was charged with domestic violence assault and domestic violence criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon following the incident, which drew the Brunswick Police Department's Special Response Team and officers from three other communities.

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  19. Brunswick man arrested after domestic disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    A 39-year-old Brunswick man is in custody after a domestic dispute that drew the Brunswick Police Department's Special Response Team and officers from three other communities to a local hotel. Robert Lynde faces charges including domestic violence assault after the incident, which occurred about 8 p.m. Thursday at the New Meadows Motel on Bath Road.

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  20. Third wrongful death lawsuit filed against landlord in case of deadly Portland fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    A law firm representing one of the victims of the deadly Nov. 1 fire on Noyes Street announced Wednesday that it has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the building's landlord. The move represents the third wrongful death lawsuit filed against Gregory Nisbet in the aftermath of the 20-24 Noyes St. blaze, which claimed the lives of six people and is considered Maine's deadliest fire in four decades.

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