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  1. Young musicians to collect cereal at spring BSYO concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the food banks serves. "Events like these are integral to Good Shepherd Food Bank's mission of creating a healthier Maine," Huston said in a statement. "We are humbled by this continued support." The spring concert is scheduled for 4 p.m. Sunday, ...

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  2. Spurwink Shines Light on Autism Awareness with Entertaining and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    PORTLAND, Maine-According to latest statistics from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in 68 children is born in the U.S. with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. It is conservatively estimated that nearly 1.5 million people in the United States today have some form of autism, the third most common developmental disability - even more common than Down's Syndrome.

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  3. Maine Unemployment Rate 5.0 Percent in FebruaryRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | State of Maine

    ... (5.4 percent). Preliminary labor force estimates, including unemployment and employment to population ratios for Maine tend to move in a direction for several months and then reverse course. Those directional trends are largely driven by a smoothing ...

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  4. Shingle Style topic of talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Capital Weekly

    The Cushing Historical Society's first meeting of 2015 will be Thursday, April 9, beginning at 6 p.m. with a potluck supper followed by Chris Glass' presentation on Shingle Style Architecture in Maine. Due to unfavorable conditions at the Meeting House on Hawthorn Point Road, the meeting will be held at Broad Cove Community Church on Pleasant Point Road.

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  5. Faculty considers Pledge of Allegiance changes in South PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ... [but] they're questioning was never about what the kids were saying, it was more about the process," Caron said. Under Maine and federal law, participation in the Pledge of Allegiance is not required . Schools within the state are required to ...

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  6. The Secret To An Exquisite Lobster Stew? Sherry BabyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ... as I wrote in my article on Julia Child's lobster bisque , are staples in many homes and most restaurants along Maine's rocky coast. The famous chef Jasper White even described lobster stew as "mother's milk" for Downeast families in his book, ...

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  7. Dinner and auction to benefit Maine Youth Fish and GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    Maine Youth Fish and Game Association President Mike Regan and the Board of Directors announced their plans to host MYFGA's much-anticipated and popular annual dinner and auction Saturday, April 11, at the Old Town Elks Lodge. "The MYFGA Dinner and Auction is one of the organization's signature events, and the generosity of the community in participating in this fun evening helps underwrite our youth programs, especially our summer camps," said Regan.

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  8. Police investigate 'water dumping' welfare scam in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    Authorities said some people are using their Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, benefits on their electronic benefit transfer cards to buy big cases of water bottles, only to dump them all out and redeem the bottles for five cents a piece. A case of 24 bottles results in about $1.20 at a redemption center, but several cases can add up fast.

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  9. BWW Seeks Editors in Multiple U.S. RegionsRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Alaska, Atlanta, Appleton, Albuquerque, Arkansas, Boise, Buffalo, Casper, Central NY, Dayton, Cincinnati, Detroit, Delaware, Fargo, Ft. Myers/Naples, Jackson, Hawaii, Indianapolis, Jacksonville, Louisville, Omaha, Maine, Montana, Las Vegas, New Hampshire, New Orleans, Palm Beach, Pittsburgh, Portland, Sioux Falls, South Bend, Vermont, Norfolk, and West Virginia.

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  10. By Cornerspring Montessori SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... and to develop self esteem. On Monday, September 22, 2014, the students of Cornerspring Montessori School in Belfast, Maine, conducted the seventh annual Peace Parade in honor of the United Nations International Day of Peace. On the eve of the ...

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  11. Whitefield | $575,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... two story barn make this an exceptional offering. Summers spent as a child at my aunt's camp on Lake Kezar drew me to Maine ten years ago. Memories of those days past, where "the way life should be" prompted me to consider these rocky coastlines and ...

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  12. Film by 217 Films on Marsden Hartley Opens Festival in Hartley's HometownRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Ten years ago, filmmaker Michael Maglaras screened his first film, "Cleophas and His Own," a monumental work 2 hours and 27 minutes long, about the American Modernist master and Lewiston, Maine native, Marsden Hartley. On April 9, "Cleophas and His Own" returns to Lewiston to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the world premiere of this film, as the opening night film at the Emerge Film Festival.

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  13. Greater Portland Job Fair April 1 at new CareerCenter LocationRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | State of Maine

    For Immediate Release: March 26, 2015 Contact: Mike Roland, Portland CareerCenter, 822-3300 Media Contact: Julie Rabinowitz, Maine Department of Labor, 621-5009 PORTLAND-At least 20 employers will be hiring at the Greater Portland CareerCenter Job Fair on Wednesday, April 1 from noon to 3 p.m. The CareerCenter is located at 151 Jetport Boulevard in Portland and is accessible on Portland Metro Route 5. "I encourage employers to use our CareerCenters to recruit employees, especially at our job fairs," said Governor Paul R. LePage. "For job seekers, CareerCenter workshops, job fairs and training programs can help put Mainers back to work or find new careers.

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  14. Fired general denies misleading LePage, offered to resign in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Sun Journal

    ... years. I know how to follow orders. I'm not a stupid man. I don't do things without talking to my boss," said former Maine National Guard Adjutant Gen. James D. Campbell in an interview in Portland on Thursday. His boss, Gov. Paul LePage, fired him ...

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  15. It's a spring thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Republican Journal

    ... light of spring, which remains positioned at the end of the really long, cold and dark tunnel that is winter in Maine. Ridiculous, some may say, but I hold on to the fact that in Maine, anything can happen. Why, just a couple of years ago, I can ...

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  16. Our Maine Heritage: Legends of outdoor writing gather for a mealRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    If you're an outdoor writer in this state - which I'm very fortunate to be - it won't take long before someone starts talking about the trailblazers who preceded you. The Penobscot Salmon Conservation Association, Inc., were hosts last night to Maine's fish and game writers and Commissioner Roland H. Cobb.

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  17. LePage offers Stephen King a deal: 'Make me the villain of your next book'Read the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ... touched on his recent flap with Stephen King. In case you somehow missed it, LePage wrongly said that King had left Maine to avoid paying income taxes. King owns property in Florida but still claims residency and votes in Bangor, a fact the ...

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  18. A Portland newsletter served hot and freshRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ... your inbox or mobile device at a time that's convenient for you. I wanted to create something similar for my southern Maine readers. Our (relatively) new Greater Portland Lunch Rush newsletter doesn't have a standalone app like those services I ...

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  19. Tanner McLaughlin Receives MPA Principal's AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    Tanner McLaughlin of Millinocket, a senior at Stearns Junior-Senior High School, has been selected to receive the 2015 Principal's Award, Principal Levesque announced today. The award, sponsored by the Maine Principals' Association, is given in recognition of a high school senior's academic achievement and citizenship.

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  20. Midcoast Model Festival returns to Owls Head Transportation Museum this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Bangor Daily News

    ... event will feature demonstrations and activities for young and old. The Museum is pleased to welcome back the Southern Maine Scale Modelers who will host their popular "Make-and-Take" model workshop beginning at 10:30 am. The workshop allows each ...

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