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  1. Phyllis M. McCurdyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Phyllis Marie McCurdy 94, died peacefully and with her family by her side on March 27, 2015. She was born April 17, 1920 in Liberty, Maine, the daughter of Daniel True and Ella McCurdy.

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  2. Lloyd E. HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Lloyd Henderson, 73, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by loved ones on May 8, 2015. He was born in Levant, Maine, on March 12, 1942.

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  3. Louis A. Pelletier Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Louis A. Pelletier Sr., Husband of the late Ethel Pelletier, passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at a Fort Kent Health Care Facility at the age of 95. He was born April 30, 1920 in Allagash, Maine, the son of Thomas and Edith Pelletier. He worked in the woods as a logger and logging contractor.

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  4. Mavis (Robbins) HusseyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Very unexpected by us but planned by God, Mavis went peacefully to heaven May 21, 2015, surrounded by her family at her bedside. Mavis was born to parents Fred and Vera Robbins from Hudson, Maine.

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  5. William Thomas BellRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    William T. Bell, Jr. 43 died unexpectedly May 9, 2015 in Bangor. He was born August 28th, 1971 in Bangor, Maine.

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  6. Timothy James Bogan Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Timothy James Bogan Sr., 65, unexpectedly passed away at his home in Plant City on May 14, 2015. He was born in Bangor on June 14, 1949, the first of six children for James A. and Marie A. Bogan Sr. Tim was an Armed Forces Veteran, having served in the US Army during the Vietnam War, and the Maine Air National Guard during Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

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  7. Two Wrongs Don't Make a Right in Skowhegan Mascot DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... John Bapst Crusader football. He also currently serves as the scorekeeper for John Bapst basketball. The University of Maine at Farmington graduate is the service coordinator at Aging Excellence, which provides in-home care for seniors..

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  8. Golf group awards 15 scholarships to high school studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    24 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    The Maine State Golf Association's scholarship committee has named 15 recipients for awards of $1,500 renewable for up to four years of undergraduate education, the association announced in a news release Friday. The Maine State Golf Association Scholarship Fund, formerly known as the Maine Caddie Scholarship, has given more than $1,300,000 to help Maine students pay for college since it started in 1950.

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  9. United Realty is pleased to announce, Jason Littlefield Purchases...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Herald Gazette

    ... his new home! Congratulations Jason. The property was well represented by our friend and local Realtor, Dan Bonin of Maine Country and Coast Real Estate. Dan worked diligently with his California sellers to make the transaction go smoothly. We ...

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  10. Belfast Art Walk - Betts Gallery Opening ReceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Herald Gazette

    Betts Gallery announces the premiere show of the 2015 season- HOME OPENER. They celebrate spring with an all-star lineup of fifteen Maine artists.

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  11. Gov. LePage and First Lady to honor veterans over Memorial Day weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun Journal

    Maine Gov. Paul LePage and the First Lady Ann LePage will pay tribute to Maine's veterans by joining hundreds of volunteers to place American flags on the gravestones of veterans over Memorial Day weekend. Nearly 15,000 American flags will be placed in Maine Veterans Memorial cemeteries in Augusta, Caribou and Springvale beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, according to a release from LePage's office.

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  12. Rotundo says time running out for tax reformRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun Journal

    ... chagrin, it was not as transformative as his comprehensive plan. But Rotundo said negotiations are impossible because Maine Revenue Services has refused to conduct and distribute the analysis of the GOP plan that the Appropriations Committee has ...

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  13. Two Lincoln clubs set to celebrate in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    If you're a fan of classic Lincolns, the beautiful coastal town of Camden, Maine, is the place to be from May 28 through May 30, when both the Lincoln Owners Club and the Lincoln- Zephyr Owners Club will hold a joint meet in association with the nearby Owls Head Transportation Museum's Spring Auto Show . Convening officially their 2015 Eastern Regional Meet, the Lincoln Owners Club has joined forces with the Lincoln-Zephyr Owners Club , which will be celebrating its G.O.F XLVII, or, as they refer to it: Lincolns, Lighthouses and Lobsters.

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  14. Sun shines on Walk for WishesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

    The15th annual Walk for Wishes in support of Make-A-Wish Maine was held May 21. Approximately 35 people walked to raise money to grant wishes for children with life-threatening illnesses. "About 90 kids are awaiting their wishes," said Eileen Chretien, director of volunteers.

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  15. New England Real Estate opens second Camden officeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

    ... H. Parsons" and "F. L. Spears" plumbing shops, followed by the "Jack Frost" store, then the very first location of "Maine Sport" and, of course, in recent years, the beloved "Unique One" Sweater and Yarn store and "The Canvas Bag" shop. Today, 2 Bay ...

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  16. Rockport | $1,215,000Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    ... Museum, Lincoln Street Center for the Arts, the Owls Head Transportation Museum, Realtors Giving Back, and the Maine Maritime Museum. I am currently serving on the board of the Camden Garden Club and the Center for Maine Contemporary Art in ...

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  17. In the Midst of County Jail System Chaos, Two Bridges Aces InspectionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lincoln County News

    Chairman of the Lincoln and Sagadahoc Mulitcounty Jail Authority Mark Waltz congratulates and thanks Levon Travis for his work as policy and training compliance officer, which helped Two Bridges Regional Jail achieve a near perfect score on its biannual Department of Corrections inspection. While the future of the county jail system hangs in the Legislature with sustained state funding in doubt, Two Bridges Regional Jail passed its biannual Maine Department of Corrections inspection with a near perfect score.

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  18. Maine Forest Service Warns of Increase in Browntail Moth Caterpillar InfestationRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | State of Maine

    The Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry is warning Maine residents that the infestation of a noxious invasive caterpillar is worse this year than last year and local residents should begin thinking now about how they want to deal with the pest. Browntail moth caterpillar hairs can cause a blistery, oozy rash or respiratory distress for people who come into contact with them.

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  19. Maine's Highest Court Upholds Workers' Comp Fraud ConvictionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Maine's highest court is upholding the conviction of a northern Maine man convicted of collecting more than $50,000 in workers' compensation benefits while operating an engine repair business. An Aroostook County jury convicted 63-year-old Stephen Tucker Sr. of theft in April 2014.

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  20. John Kucera Decoy ExhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... While he is well known for his realistic creations of full size Canada Geese, he may also be remembered for his Maine loons. John loved his work and carved well into his 90's. ART on West is pleased to exhibit the Kucera carved birds which were ...

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