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5 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

New vegetable stand at Shaina s Farm

Sanford, Springvale and many surrounding towns have been through a succession of business openings, closures and mergers.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Vegetables, Springvale, ME

10 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

The Veteransa Corner Habitat for Humanity to build a home for a veteran

Habitat for Humanity is seeking a veterans and his or her family, so that the organization can build a home for them in Kennebunkport.

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Related Topix: Kennebunkport, ME, Springvale, ME, Sanford, ME, Alfred, ME

14 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

Director: Losses wona t affect Sanforda s dispatch center Waterboro,...

Fire and rescue calls from the towns of Waterboro and Alfred will no longer be answered by the Sanford Regional Communications Center after this week.

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Related Topix: Waterboro, ME, Fire, Biddeford, ME

18 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline

The story behind that editor's note

Consider this one giant editor's note, an extension of the one you'll find running with the story on former Goose Rocks Beach summer officer Emily O'Connell.

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Related Topix: Kennebunkport, ME, Opinion

22 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Support network helping children, adults grieve Saco deaths

Reggie Kimball, 12, breaks into tears talking about his "best friend" Jason Montez outside the apartment where Montez was shot and killed, along with his two siblings and mother, Saturday night in Saco.

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Related Topix: Saco, ME, Family, Kids

Yesterday | SeacoastOnline

Youth volunteers repair local properties

Volunteer chaperone Dan Welch of Syracuse, NY, watches a teenage volunteer crew from Group Workcamp work on a landing and steps for Barbara and Bob Johnson of South Berwick.

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Related Topix: Berwick, ME, South Berwick, ME, York, ME, Kittery, ME, York-Beach, ME

Wed Jul 30, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Thursday morning headlines from WMTW News 8

A 21--YEAR-OLD MAN FROM CONNECTICUT IS NOW IN JAIL... ACCUSED OF GIVING ALCOHOL TO TWO TEENAGERS... THAT LEAD TO A DEADLY CAR ACCIDENT IN BOOTH BAY.

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Related Topix: Kennebunk, ME

SeacoastOnline

Kennebunkport police warn of jury duty phone scam

The town Police Department is urging residents to watch out for a telephone scam claiming they can avoid being arrested for failing to report to jury duty by making a payment over the phone.

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Related Topix: Kennebunkport, ME

Tue Jul 29, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Domestic violence advocate talks about warning signs

Emily Gormley, the Public Awareness and Community Support Coordinator for Caring Unlimited in York County says threatening to end one's own life in a domestic violence situations is a form of manipulation and a warning sign.

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Related Topix: Violent Crime, Saco, ME

WMTW-TV Auburn

Limington neighborhood cleans up damage left by tornado

The National Weather Service confirms an EF-0 Tornado touched down in a Limington neighborhood on Monday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Limington, ME

Bangor Daily News

Car, tractor collide in Limington

The York County Sheriff's Office said the accident happened just after 4 a.m. Tuesday on Route 11 near Bracket's Apple Orchards.

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Related Topix: Limington, ME, Limerick, ME

State of Maine

August Programs for Job Seekers at the York County CareerCenter

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 29, 2014 Contact: Dawn Self-Cooper, York County CareerCenter, 207-324-5460; Julie Rabinowitz, Maine Department of Labor, 207-621-5009 SPRINGVALE – The York County CareerCenter in Springvale continues its workshop programs for job seekers and those considering training to upgrade their skills and increase their ... (more)

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Related Topix: Law, Employment / Labor Law, Springvale, ME

WMTW-TV Auburn

8 Things You Need To Know for Tuesday, July 29

A possible tornado, charges in the Abby Hernandez case, and a DEP hearing in Augusta.

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Related Topix: Weather, Limington, ME, York, ME, Caribou, ME

Foster's Daily Democrat

Man accused of giving teens pot and alcohol

A Lebanon, Maine man posted $5,000 cash bail minutes before 1 a.m. Monday after being arrested by Maine State Police for allegedly soliciting, providing alcohol to, and inappropriately touching a Dover teen and her stepsister over the weekend.

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Related Topix: Lebanon, ME, Online Dating

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Mainers assess damage from Monday storms

The National Weather Service said it will go to Limington on Tuesday to survey the damage from the severe weather.

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Related Topix: Weather, Limington, ME, Cumberland County, ME

Fri Jul 25, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Cutler stands by claim that Democrats wooed him

A York County Coast Star story stirred the political pot in Maine Friday, with independent candidate for governor Eliot Cutler standing by his claim that he was wooed by Democrats to be their candidate.

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Related Topix: US News, Michael Michaud, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Chellie Pingree, Kennebunkport, ME, US Governors, Paul LePage

SFGate

Cornish PTA president charged with stealing

The president of the Cornish Elementary School Parent Teacher Club has been charged with stealing about $3,000 from the group.

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Related Topix: Parsonsfield, ME

SeacoastOnline

Local Democrats, Republicans select their candidates

The longtime director of the Seacoast Democrats received her party's nod to run for state representative from York this fall.

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Related Topix: US News, York, ME, US Politics, Ron Paul, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kittery, ME, South Berwick, ME

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Sanford police: Abduction report was fabricated

A report of an abduction in York County on Tuesday turned out to be a hoax, Sanford police said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sanford, ME

Foster's Daily Democrat

YCCAC to host ice-cream social

Every year since 2001, the staff and board of York County Community Action Corporation has held a neighborhood cookout for local residents on the second Saturday in September at the agency's office complex on Spruce Street in Sanford.

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Related Topix: Sanford, ME, Life, Food, Food Festival

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