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  1. Do doughnuts in the snow. Chicken and waffles, eggs and hamRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Just when doughnuts seemed like they were going the way of the cupcake, a pair of crafty Maine bakers are giving the doughy discs a new lease on life. At Little BIGS in South Portland the egg sandwich on a doughnut is turning heads and at Sugarloaf this season the chicken 'n' waffle doughut by Urban Sugar Mobile Cafe is making shushers smile.

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  2. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine Ride New Marketing WaveRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine will be riding in style in their newly wrapped Subaru Legacy thanks to a recent donation from the vehicle graphic department at Adventure Advertising. "We're so excited about the gain in visibility this vehicle will provide throughout the communities that we serve" said Big Brothers Big Sisters of Mid-Maine CEO Alex Gaeth.

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  3. Living in a house of cards: A look back at people in Maine who are just scraping byRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Liz Franck hugs her daughter Lucy Pearson while making pancakes for her on the morning of her tenth birhday at their Dedham home. Frack completed her undergraduate degree with help from the Parents as Scholars program and is now pursuing a master's degree in social work at the University of Maine.

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  4. Chicken stew and ployes lunch at Madawaska Snowmobile ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ST. DAVID, Maine - A public lunch of chicken stew and ployes will be held 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 31, at Madawaska Snowmobile Clubhouse, Fournier Road, St. David, as a fundraiser for the snowmobile club. Snowmobilers are welcome.

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  5. Maine Artist Explores Ties Between Soil, Farmers and CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Belfast. The Maine Farmland Trust Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition by Blue Hill artist Heather Lyon.

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  6. Dinner to celebrate Snow Bowl's past, future Feb. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Herald Gazette

    Thursday, Feb. 5, the Ski Museum of Maine will hold a dinner at the Waterfront Restaurant in Camden to celebrate the future of the Camden Snow Bowl, look at its past, honor Jack Williams, and enjoy a display of ski history memorabilia from around the state. After a day of skiing or riding at the Snow Bowl, come to the Waterfront at 5 p.m. to enjoy appetizers, a cash bar, and looking at the memorabilia.

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  7. Lunch & Driver Safety: Keeping the Keys - Help Extend Your Driving ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... place during the month of March. For more information and to register call 563-1363. Spectrum Generations, the Central Maine Area Agency on Aging's mission, vision and service plan is based upon the premise that: The ability to live in one's own ...

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  8. Lillian HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... in Gorham for one year before enlisting in the Women's Auxiliary Army Corp. After her enlistment, Lillian returned to Maine, where she met her future husband, Richard Freeman Houston, in Bangor where they married July 21, 1945. Lillian enjoyed ...

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  9. It's Tax Time: Free & Confidential IRS - AARP Tax Assistance Available ...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Harbor Times Soup

    Free tax help for taxpayers across all generations and income levels is being offered at Spectrum Generations Coastal Community Center. The Center's tax clinics will take place on Tuesdays, beginning on February 2 Wilson and her team of AARP/IRS trained and certified tax counselors will be at the Coastal Community Center, 512 Main Street, Damariscotta, Maine to help you with your 2014 Federal and State income tax returns.

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  10. More Snow Today, Clear Clogged VentsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | State of Maine

    The National Weather Service has posted Winter Storm Warnings for all of Maine today, extending into Saturday. NWS is advising that traveling will be hazardous, and that those who must travel should ensure their vehicles are equipped for winter weather.

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  11. Judge dismisses suit by pregnant Maine worker at psychiatric hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against the state of Maine by a pregnant mental health worker who was stabbed by a patient at the state-run Riverview Psychiatric Center. Jamie Hill-Spotswood argued in the suit that less than a week before the March 2013 attack she told the assistant director of nursing at the Augusta hospital that she was 18 weeks pregnant and felt unsafe because there was no security on the floor where she worked, which was occupied by violent patients.

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  12. G.E.A.R. Parent Network expands fathers-only support group to Augusta and BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... & Counseling Centers in Augusta. Both meetings will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. and are provided free of charge to all Maine fathers raising children with emotional, behavioral and developmental needs. G.E.A.R. Regional Parent Support Coordinator ...

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  13. Friday storm to intensify as day goes onRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Bangor Public Works crews were busy removing snow from public parking lots and the side of downtown streets, to make room for the next storm, that is expected to bring another 6 to 12 inches of snow by Saturday morning. Buy Photo GRAY, Maine - Light snow was beginning to fall across the state Friday morning as a winter storm worked its way into the region.

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  14. Daily Brief: Lawmakers give friendly reception to LePage nominees and booking your campsite nowRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... and Financial Services Committee. In September 2014, LePage's choice of Susan Dench of Falmouth for the University of Maine System board of trustees was also rejected, again behind the votes of Democrats who argued her views were not right for that ...

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  15. Mainers, health experts are worried shoveling will kill youRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... Bangor Daily News, a Bangor native, a UMaine grad, and a weekend crossword warrior. I never get sick of writing about Maine people, geeking out over health care data, and finding new ways to help you stay well. I live in Gorham with my husband Nick ...

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  16. UCP of Maine Appoints New Chief Executive OfficerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    After a thorough nationwide search, UCP of Maine's Board of Directors is pleased to appoint Scott Tash as new Chief Executive Officer. Scott comes to the CEO role with several years of leadership experience, most recently serving as interim CEO for UCP of Maine since January 2014 and previously serving as UCP's Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer since 2012.

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  17. Maine flu cases triple over last flu seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    There has been triple the number of confirmed cases of the flu in Maine so far this season when compared to the same time last year. The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention says Maine has seen 2,322 confirmed cases of influenza as of last Sunday.

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  18. Snow geese, at an inopportune timeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    You just can't make this stuff up. As many readers know, I lead a double life. I guide birding tours, and I serve in the Maine House of Representatives.

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  19. VIP to open at former Sears Auto Center location in Presque Isle mallRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... that empty space and keep drawing business to the area." In addition to Sears, over the last two months Staples, The Maine Jump and Deb Shops announced plans to pull out of the 525,000-square-foot mall. But Crooks remains upbeat. "We are deep into ...

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  20. Pedestrian death in Presque Isle deemed civil offense to family's dismayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... last time the entire family was together prior to his accident," Martin's daughter Rebecca Wright said. PRESQUE ISLE, Maine - A woman charged with a civil violation stemming from the October death of a retired local educator who was struck by her ...

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