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  1. Snow removal crew in Washington, D.C. c.1910.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | WETA-TV Arlington

    Washingtonians with outdoor jobs, like this snow-removal crew, suffered mightily during Washington's record-setting cold snap of 1899. It's cold outside - by D.C. standards, REALLY cold.

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  2. WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | Capital Weekly

    Joel Lufkin, left, holds his 3-pound 3-ounce brown trout as Tom Johnston hands him the prize money for the biggest fish at the Feb. 14 Fishing Derby on Washington Pond. Ice fishing was for the stout of heart at this year's SnowFest and Fishing Derby sponsored by the Hill & Gully Riders Snowmobile Club.

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  3. Wayne C. MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Capital Weekly

    ... He was born April 20, 1947, in Rockland to George Miller Jr. and Madeline Sukeforth Miller. Wayne grew up in Washington and attended local schools. Wayne started working with his father in the woods at the age of 13. In the late 1960s, he worked at ...

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  4. WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 5 | Herald Gazette

    ... overall largest fish, and for the largest of various species. Weigh-in for fish will be at the snack shack at the Washington Pond boat ramp at 3 p.m. sharp. There will also be raffles and food available at the snack shack. Look for the Snowfest ...

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  5. Lunch, Valentines & Poetry with Poet/Performance Artist George Van DeventerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Bangor Daily News

    ... as a house painter, warehouse man, truck driver, school bus driver, dairy farmer (he had a milking herd in Washington, Maine, 29 years) and served with the Signal Corp in the US Army (1959-1961). From 1990 - 1997 George was Executive Director of the ...

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  6. Lunch, Valentines & Poetry with Poet/Performance Artist George Van ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Herald Gazette

    ... as a house painter, warehouse man, truck driver, school bus driver, dairy farmer (he had a milking herd in Washington, Maine, 29 years) and served with the Signal Corp in the US Army (1959-1961). From 1990 - 1997 George was Executive Director of the ...

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  7. After a chilly weekend, biting cold dives into Northeast early next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... Combined with the wind, it will feel more like 30, 40, or even 50 degrees below zero from Pennsylvania to Maine. Washington, D.C., should be prepared for lows in the single digits on Monday night and Tuesday morning, which is about 20 degrees below ...

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  8. WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    The who, when, and where of ongoing group meetings around Washington include: Gibbs Library Trustees meeting - first Monday, 7 p.m. Bryant Room, contact the library 845-2663; Fire Department - every Monday evening, equipment maintenance 6 p.m., meeting 7 p.m. fire station, contact Tom 845-2576; Washington Select Board - every Wednesday, 7 p.m. Bryant Room, contact Town Office 845-2897; Adult basketball - every Thursday, 7-9 p.m., Prescott Memorial School gym, contact Adam at 845-2089; VFW meeting - second Monday, 6 p.m. VFW Hall, contact Scott at 390-5602; Hill & Gully Riders Snowmobile Club - second Tuesday , 7 p.m. Fire Station Conference Room, contact Matt 845-2167; Evening Star Grange - third Monday, 7 p.m. Grange Hall, contact Mildred at 845-3102; Washington Historical Society - third Tuesday, 7 p.m. Masonic Hall lower level, contact Wendy at 845-2526; Handcrafters Group - third ... (more)

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  9. Of course, some Washingtonians have New York snow envyRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... to accumulate steadily throughout the day before turning into a major storm. (Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images) The Washington area seems to have escaped the worst - most of it, really - of Monday's mega snowstorm, but that's not good enough for some ...

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  10. One Panel's Recipe: Equal Parts Legislating and TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | National Journal

    ... off its business with actual business-rewriting the No Child Left Behind Act, a task that even in a divided Washington actually has a fighting chance of becoming law. A day later, the committee put on a show, using a hearing about covered employees ...

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  11. Superintendent search begins with listening toursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    ... in SAD 40, serving as a Title 1 coordinator, principal at Friendship Village School, Prescott Memorial School in Washington and Warren Community School and Director of Instruction. From there, she went to the newly-formed school Union 132, which ...

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  12. States with the most cases of illnessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    ... ealthiest state this year with one-point-one-six illnesses for every 1,000 people. Mississippi, Montana, Vermont, Washington, Maine, New Jersey, New Hampshire and Utah round out the top ten healthiest states of 2014.

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  13. Audrey LittleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    ... and later as a homemaker. She married John D. Little, and they lived in Old Lyme, Conn., until 1979. She moved to Washington in 1979. In Washington, she was a member of the Washington Village Church, Ladies Guild of the Church, and Ladies Auxiliary ...

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  14. Lunch, Wearable & Performance Art: The Story of The Creche with Poet ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... as a house painter, warehouse man, truck driver, school bus driver, dairy farmer (he had a milking herd in Washington, Maine, 29 years) and served with the Signal Corp in the US Army (1959-1961). From 1990 - 1997 George was Executive Director of the ...

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  15. Lunch, Wearable & Performance Art at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... as a house painter, warehouse man, truck driver, school bus driver, dairy farmer (he had a milking herd in Washington, Maine, 29 years) and served with the Signal Corp in the US Army (1959-1961). From 1990 - 1997 George was Executive Director of the ...

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  16. WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Capital Weekly

    Alma Jones, member of the Washington Scholarship Committee and lifelong supporter of all things related to Washington, draws the winning gasoline card raffle ticket. Steve Ocean won the raffle moments after purchasing a few more tickets 'for good luck.'

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  17. Donovan hopes to lead Galaxy past Revs in MLS CupRead the original story

    Dec 6, 2014 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... got their first job as a result of Marion Barry's programs were among the thousands who gathered Saturday at the Washington... Local and national political leaders, prominent clergy and ordinary Washingtonians who got their first jobs as a result of ...

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  18. Superintendent Nutter to step down in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Capital Weekly

    ... in SAD 40, serving as a Title 1 coordinator, principal at Friendship Village School, Prescott Memorial School in Washington and Warren Community School and Director of Instruction. From there, she went to the newly-formed school Union 132, which ...

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  19. WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Capital Weekly

    Our little town doesn't have a Black Friday, but our first Saturday in December always seems to be an active one. The Farmers' Holiday Market will be presented on Saturdays, Dec. 6 and Dec. 13, with several guest vendors joining the regulars at Washington Grange.

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  20. Student honored for 'buddy bench' ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    ... will then know they need a friend to play." A buddy bench has also been placed at Prescott Memorial School in Washington, thanks to the donations of Duane and Missy Vigue of All Aspects Builders. At the meeting a letter from the Vigues was read, ...

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