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  1. More DetailsRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... close to town, schools and shopping. Underground utilities in place. Ready for your building plans! The coast of Maine is such a wonderful place to live. I feel fortunate to have landed in the Camden area and established a successful real estate ...

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  2. Budget panel leader: LePage plan would 'shred' Maine's safety netRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    In the first salvo of what's shaping up to be a protracted political battle over Republican Gov. Paul LePage's $6.57 billion two-year budget, the Democratic House chairwoman of the Legislature's Appropriations Committee said the proposal would "shred" Maine's "safety net" for people with mental illness. In a statement released late Thursday, Rep. Peggy Rotundo, D-Lewiston, said a proposal by LePage's administration that would reduce by 10 percent the Medicaid reimbursement rates for outpatient mental health service providers, including counselors and psychologists, held "grave implications for public health and public safety."

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  3. Winter weather, mailboxes buried in snow complicate mail delivery Down EastRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    MACHIAS, Maine - The U.S. Postal Service is known for its creed about bad weather not preventing mail carriers from "the swift completion of their appointed rounds." The series of snowstorms that has pummeled much of Maine since late January, especially along the Down East coast, has done more than just exhaust public works crews , repeatedly cancel school days for thousands of students and set records for extreme weather .

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  4. Republicans outspend Democrats in House raceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Capital Weekly

    ... in philosophy on the issue of clean elections versus traditionally funded elections. Beebe-Center is running under the Maine Clean Election Act, a voluntary program that funds her campaign with public money and limits her to no more than $500 in ...

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  5. Cartwright photography at The HighlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Capital Weekly

    ... artist Barbara Morgan, a pioneer in black and white 35mm photography. He edited a newspaper for the Wabanaki tribes in Maine; and spent 30 years writing for daily and weekly newspapers. Cartwright enjoys sailing, running, dancing a and doing nothing ...

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  6. Rockland | $349,000Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... and industrial real estate experience. He is presently licensed as a real estate broker in the States of Florida, Maine, and New Hampshire. In 1994 Doug became a member of the national chapter of the "Certified Investment Real Estate Institute" ...

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  7. Maryann Theresa GoodinRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Maryann T. Goodin 'Bam', 70, passed away peacefully on March 5, 2015, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born November 19, 1944, in Old Town, Maine, the daughter of Lewis G. Brown and Mary P. Brown.

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  8. Pauline J. RileyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Pauline J. Riley, 85, passed away on December 24, 2014, in Anchorage, Alaska, after a long illness. She was born in Bangor, Maine, the daughter of John G. and Catherine Jameson of Prince Edward Island.

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  9. William Carl KinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    William Carl Kinner passed away peacefully in Greenville, Maine, on March 4, 2015, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Lewiston on August 2, 1925, to William and Gertrude Kinner of Poland, Maine.

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  10. Rev. Dr. Lawrence F. Small Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... March 1, 2015. Here, in his own words, are his remembrances of his life: Lawrence F. Small Sr. was born in Bangor, Maine, on Dec. 30, 1925, the youngest son of Maine educator Irving W. and Geneva M. Small. Family included three brothers and his ...

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  11. George Harold PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    George Harold Potter, 89, of Conover, North Carolina, passed from this life to his eternal reward with Jesus Christ on Monday, March 2, 2015, at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina. Born December 25, 1925, in Bangor, Maine, George was the son of William L. Potter and Laura M. Helms Potter.

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  12. Elinor Clarke Blance VasseyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Elinor Clarke Blance Vassey, 92, died February 24, 2015, at her home, after a short period of declining health. She was born February 4, 1923, to George Clarke and Beulah H. Blance, in Bangor, Maine, the eldest of three children.

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  13. Margaret A Stone (Harman) "Snooker"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... and received her CNA certificate in 1979, which she enjoyed working at Laurel Manor for several years before moving to Maine in 1988, where she always wanted to live. She always loved Belfast, where she spent many vacations. She loved spending time ...

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  14. Stonewood CottagesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    ... Sewer, water, and property taxes are also included in the monthly homeowner's fee, which is one of the best values in Maine. If you'd like more information or would like a tour of the Stonewood Cottages, please call 207-593-2530, visit: Rockland is ...

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  15. Searsport teen wins Ascension tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Republican Journal

    ... pport from the city of Belfast and other Waldo County municipalities, United Midcoast Charities, United Way of Eastern Maine and many individual donors and other foundations.

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  16. Researcher aims to forecast Maine economic impact of red tideRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    ... on economic activity lost due to clam and mussel harvesting closures forced by red tide. Red tide in the Gulf of Maine is caused by a certain type of algae that "produces a highly potent toxin responsible for paralytic shellfish poisoning in people ...

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  17. Jazz for Meals in the Wave Caf Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    Jazz For Meals, a benefit concert for MCH Meals on Wheels, will take place Thursday, March 19, at 7 p.m. in the Wave CafA of Camden Hills Regional High School, off Route 90. This annual event showcases high school jazz bands from across the Midcoast. This year, the lineup includes jazz bands from Oceanside and Camden Hills Regional high schools.

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  18. Bird program to focus on Acadia migrations March 19Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    ... variety of birds and bats and the species they interact with (e.g. plants, insects, fish, etc.) throughout the Gulf of Maine region.

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  19. Maine-Wabanaki REACH slated at UMA Bangor March 12Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    The Maine Wabanaki State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission is focused on what happened to Wabanaki children and families in the child welfare system

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  20. Scrapped cars fall off trailer, block I-295 in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    Fifteen crushed cars were being delivered to a Topsham recycling plant. Cables securing the cars snapped about 7:30 a.m. near Tukey's Bridge just before Exit 8, according to a statement from Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland.

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