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  1. RSU 12 Awarded Multimillion-Dollar Preschool Expansion GrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Lincoln County News

    ... board meeting Thursday Dec. 11. (photo Abigail Adams) By Abigail W. Adams RSU 12 was one of 13 school districts in Maine awarded a multimillion-dollar Department of Education preschool expansion grant on Dec. 10. A total of $14.8 million in federal ...

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  2. Indiana Man Extradited to Wiscasset for Alleged Sexual Exploitation of a MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Lincoln County News

    By Abigail W. Adams An Indiana man has been extradited to Wiscasset for allegedly posing as a Maine high school student on Facebook and convincing a Lincoln County minor to send him sexually explicit photographs. Danny Wayne Douglas, 47, of Thorntown, Ind., was brought to Two Bridges Regional Jail by a U.S. marshal on Nov. 8, where he is being held without bail.

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  3. Georges River Land Trust Announces Maine Masters on Mondays Film SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Bangor Daily News

    The Georges River Land Trust and The Highlands Coffee House, will be hosting MAINE MASTERS ON MONDAYS film series. This exciting series of films celebrate the local artists that have long been inspired by the natural beauty that living in Maine evokes.

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  4. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Lincoln County News

    The Miss Wiscasset Diner has been a part of Wiscasset's landscape since it was built in 1960. Over the years it has changed management several times, always serving local people, truck drivers, and travelers with a place to stop, have a cup of coffee, and eat during the four seasons of Maine.

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  5. Janice I. HutchinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Herald Gazette

    ... the youngest child of Col. Laurence C. and Esther (Strout) Upton. Janice's father, Col. Laurence C. Upton, was one of Maine's first motorcycle policemen, and later became chief of the Maine State Police. Janice attended Milbridge public schools, and ...

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  6. Before and after Hospitality HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    ... of them: I am a mother who had no choice but to be separated from my child due to homelessness in the cold state of Maine. January 25th, 2014, my 16-year-old daughter and I lost the only person we could count on to brainstem cancer and all normalcy ...

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  7. ALWAYS presence is better than presents. :) Thanks for the eloquent reminder.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Herald Gazette

    ... MCH is committed to building community support for its programs, which form a critical safety net for some of Midcoast Maine's most vulnerable neighbors. A guest column by Ken Frederic published in the Dec. 11 edition of The Courier-Gazette and The ...

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  8. Rockin' concert in Dover to feature roots, Americana and gospel fareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | UnionLeader.com

    ... .projectmusicworks.org or call (207) 450-8016. The show also will play at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Kittery Dance Hall in Maine. For more information about that show, call (207) 703-2083.

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  9. Lois AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Republican Journal

    ... ill husband. Lois had been a member of Goodwins Mills Fire Department Auxiliary and also was a volunteer at Southern Maine Healthcare. Preceding her in death were her husband, Ernest in 1996, her son Blake Austin in 2007, and her twin brother ...

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  10. Easy-to-make holiday cookies your dog will loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Bangor Daily News

    ... to make it tastier. Aislinn is a Bangor Daily News reporter for the Outdoors pages, focusing on outdoor recreation and Maine wildlife. Visit her main blog at actoutwithaislinn.bangordailynews.com.

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  11. Winter storm expected to wind down throughout ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Much of Maine woke up Thursday morning to fresh snow on the ground, including more than a foot in some spots. Timothy Duda, a forecaster at the National Weather Service's Caribou office, said the Houlton area has already experienced about 13 inches of snow, with a total of 15 expected before the storm winds down Thursday afternoon.

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  12. Maine Human Rights Commission to sue Brunswick schools over bullying of studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Bangor Daily News

    The Maine Human Rights Commission voted Monday to sue the Brunswick School Department for allegedly discriminating against a former junior high school student who was bullied. Amy Sneirson, executive director of the commission, confirmed Thursday that commissioners voted 3-1 in favor of filing a lawsuit.

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  13. New year rings in with Smokestack 'Set the Pace' 5KRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... to high school and four others to college, along with two Malawian orphans who currently are enrolled in college in Maine and New York, respectively. Additionally, the local Go! Malawi team will organize a weekly "Run Social," a weeknight run in the ...

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  14. Community members, school officials discuss future of RSU 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... In reference to policy changes, Bagley explained the majority of the district's policies are provided by the Maine School Management Association. However, one of the changes board members in Searsport and Stockton Springs will have to address ...

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  15. Glenburn woman crossing road struck, killed be vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sun Journal

    ... killed by a passing vehicle. The car that struck her was driven by a man headed toward Bangor and he was not injured. Maine State Police Lt. Sean Hashey says weather and poor visibility may have been factors. In order to comment on SunJournal.com, ...

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  16. UMFK Foundation supporting its executive director in wake of allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Board members of a nonprofit foundation designed to support the University of Maine at Fort Kent are rallying behind its executive director and university president, Wilson Hess, after the College of the Marshall Islands stripped him of the honorary title of president emeritus. The 10-member board of regents at the small community college in the Central Pacific, where Hess was president from 2005 to 2009, voted unanimously on Dec. 12 to strip Hess of the honor amid allegations he mismanaged the funds of a similar nonprofit foundation formed to support that school.

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  17. Michaud, Pingree vote for Pelosi's shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Bangor Daily News

    ... icon U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, a likely 2016 presidential candidate. She was also joined by Maine's two U.S. representatives, Chellie Pingree and Mike Michaud. Not only have Michaud and Pingree failed to explain their votes to ...

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  18. HRCU launches Christmas Caring Campaign Donates $5,000 to four local non-profitsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... of the Community Food Pantry which feeds over 300 families a month throughout Somersworth, Rollinsford and Berwick, Maine. Meanwhile, the Barrington Community Food Pantry is busy preparing over 120 Christmas baskets that will provide needy residents ...

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  19. rochester veterans councilRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... it out ASAP. The Military Surplus for homeless veterans and veterans in need is now open. It is located in Sanford Maine at 22 Pioneer Ave. Route 202 takes you to Sanford. Right on South Main St. takes you to the fire station. Pioneer Street is a ...

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  20. Red Cross seeks Real Heroes nomineesRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Twin City Times

    An off-duty first responder who comes to the aid of a neighborhood; a classroom volunteer who makes a significant impact on the lives of young students; a cashier who administers first aid when an elderly customer is injured in a falla Maine is full of good people doing great things to help others. If you know of a Good Samaritan who performed an extraordinary act of heroism or courage this year, the Red Cross wants to hear their story.

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