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4 hrs ago | Gloversville Leader-Herald
The Common Council recently authorized the city Water Board to enter into a $26,952 contract with a Maine firm for the timbering of trees at Cork Center Reservoir the next three years.
8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
The courses are designed for small business owners and staff who have responsibility for managing human resources or payroll functions.
12 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
The executive board of the Penobscot County Chapter of the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis visited the Eastern Maine General Hospital in December of 1953 and saw some of the polio treatment equipment demonstrated.
12 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
Thomas Follette, 100-year-old resident of Arbor Terrace in Gardiner, dreamed of going for a ride in a "big rig" and having lunch at a legendary local favorite - Dysart's Truck Stop and Restaurant.
13 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno
The executive director of the California Academy of Sciences will give a presentation about global environment, climate change and land use at the Gulf of Maine Research Institute in Portland.
15 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
Mainers everywhere are talking about the economy. Whether at a coffee shop or a party, nearly everyone has something to say about the state of our economy.
17 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
I go through phases with photography, and the recent story I wrote about Maine spiders directed my focus to the smaller things in nature.
The battle for control of the Maine House and Senate is shaping up as the parties put the final touches on their slate of candidates.
Much of Bangor's downtown was devastated by fire in April 1911. Many neighborhoods were threatened by the flames.
More than 1,000 households and businesses were without power Sunday afternoon in Bangor, northern Penobscot and Piscataquis counties, according to Emera Maine.
A Bangor firefighter's leather helmet disappeared late Friday at the Bangor State Fair where he was working a four-hour shift with others just in case there was an emergency at the fairgrounds.
By Aug. 3, 1914, the summer season was "humming" at Bar Harbor's storied resort.
Kristen Hart, 21, of Newburgh, paints the "M" in "Greetings from Bangor, Maine" on a mural designed by Annette Dodd, co-owner of the Rock and Art Shop in Bangor, on July 25, 2014, on the wall of the brick building at 152 Main Street in downtown Bangor, which houses the Main Tavern.
Bangor wasn't built in a day. When Samuel de Champlain first came here in 1604 , it was already a hub for the Tarratine Indians .
State Sen. Emily Cain visited with fellow Democrats during the lunch break at the Maine Democratic Convention in Bangor in May. Bruce Poliquin, former state treasurer, spoke with Brent Littlefield, right, along with other supporters of his campaign during the June 2014 election night at Dysarts in Bangor.
Maine Game Wardens featured in the Animal Planet TV show "North Woods Law" pose for a photo in front of the Maine Warden Service mobile command vehicle on April 5, 2012.
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Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 09:36 pm
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