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  1. Immigration Debate Roils Politics in ... Maine?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | ABC News

    ... LePage roiled the cultural waters when he criticized the federal government's placement of eight immigrant children in Maine without advising him. He said Monday that the federal government was ducking its responsibility by leaving the border ...

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  2. Post 188 sets sights on deep tourney runRead the original story

    14 min ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    SOUTH BERWICK, Maine - State championships have eluded the Eliot Post 188 American Legion baseball team the past two years, but it's heading into this next chance full of confidence.

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  3. Pine Point Beach is just what you need to relaxRead the original story

    15 min ago | Examiner.com

    Pine Point Beach off of Rt. 9 in Scarborough is one of Maine's most popular beaches for just plain relaxing.

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  4. Tornado confirmed in Limington, MaineRead the original story

    15 min ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down in the town of Limington, Maine.

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  5. Shenna Bellows shares stories of struggling Mainers during Bangor stop on walking campaign tourRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    U.S. Senate candidate Shenna Bellows spoke in front of Bangor's Paul Bunyan while making a campaign stop in Bangor on Tuesday as part of her campaign trek across Maine.

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  6. A role for the community in preventing domestic violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... economies, to make it easier for victims to know they can support themselves when they leave an abusive relationship. Maine residents can learn about the dynamics of domestic violence and know how to react if a family member or friend is in trouble; ...

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  7. Fresh pea and basil risottoRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... freshly shelled peas and bright summery basil in a Fresh Pea and Basil Risotto recipe. My first week living in Maine, a colleague invited me over for a barbecue. The day turned out to be gloomy and drizzly, so we congregated in her kitchen - as ...

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  8. Former Maine State Police chief accused of molesting young family...Read the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Andrew Demers, a former Maine State Police chief accused of molesting a young relative, will not be allowed supervised visits with his grandchildren, Justice William Brodrick declared on Tuesday.

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  9. Murray's - On the Edge' at StrandRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Herald Gazette

    ... and presented with paintings by Philip Steel, the play will feature fourth-generation commercial fisherman and former Maine state senator Dennis Damon. Stephen Romanoff of Schooner Fare also will make a special appearance. "On the Edge" tells the ...

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  10. Mainers save millions through Affordable Care ActRead the original story

    55 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reported Tuesday that Maine has saved $34,937,539 on prescription drugs as a result of the Affordable Care Act.

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  11. Cambridge man accused of assault, threateningRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... l 866-834-4357, TRS 800-787-3224. This free, confidential service is available 24/7 and is accessible from anywhere in Maine.

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  12. New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie headed back in Maine to stump for LePage againRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... photo by Troy Bennett. Republican Governors Association' chairman and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will return to Maine in August for another party fundraiser and campaign stop with Republican Gov. Paul LePage, who is running for re-election. ...

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  13. Chicken of the Sea celebrates 100 years with Rockland stopRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Herald Gazette

    ... The tour, which is free and open to the public, ends in Boston during Labor Day Weekend. The tour will be at the Maine Lobster Festival in Harbor Park on Friday, Aug. 1 and Saturday, Aug. 2, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Visitors can have their pictures or ...

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  14. Plan for Portland neighborhood includes historic district protection, new building codesRead the original story

    56 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... the 19-member India Street Neighborhood Advisory Committee, led by Councilor Kevin Donoghue and University of Southern Maine public policy professor Richard Barringer. The committee will meet again at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 7, in City Hall Room ...

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  15. Dozens call on Maine to regulate chemicals found in plastic household productsRead the original story

    57 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... to require disclosure of potentially dangerous chemicals commonly found in consumer products. At a hearing before the Maine Department of Environmental Protection, parents, doctors, business owners and public health experts asked the agency to step ...

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  16. Washington County Community College and St. Croix Tissue, LLC announce partnershipRead the original story

    57 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Washington County Community College and St. Croix Tissue, LLC have announced a partnership that will lead to high paying paper making jobs for workers in Downeast Maine.

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  17. Maine Lobster Festival and cruising with Shipyard BrewingRead the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    Lobster rolls, lobster shooters, lobster everything. It must be the 67th Maine Lobster Festival in Rockland.

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  18. Maine Robotics summer campers build, program computersRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    "Installing [Microsoft] XP at the beginning was tough, the computer wasn't set up right, so we had to go and change the settings, it took like three hours," he said about his week at a Maine Robotics camp at the University of Southern Maine.

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  19. Which fleets use the most gas?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | National Fisherman

    ... 1 spot as the most fuel-heavy fisheries. But keep in mind the study looks at averages for fisheries worldwide. While Maine lobster requires an average of 206 gallons* of fuel per metric ton, there are fishermen in Norway who need almost 4,500 ...

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  20. Main Street Art Market Books Eric Green, Merther, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    ... Wellness Building, 39 Main Street. The Art Market is open to the public and will offer a wide variety of arts; local Maine artists as well and cultural art that is ethically and responsibly sourced will be the focus of the event and some spaces will ...

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