Kittery Crime

Kittery Crime

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  • Open Season: Kittery Trading Post standing up to pre...

    Saturday Jul 14 | via SouthCoastToday.com 

    Hey, did you hear what's going on at Kittery Trading Post, that beloved 'guns n' gear' retail store in Kittery, Maine, established 80 years ago in 1938, by and for hunters, shooting sports enthusiasts and fishermen? You know the place - it put the Town of Kittery on the map. The store is commonly known as “Kittery” and as it expanded and drew more customers over the years, retail stores, restaurants and name-brand outlets cropped up, creating a shoppers' utopia - and thousands of jobs.

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    Related Topix: Sports Etc., Sports

  • Landmark Maine retailer caught in political tug-of-w...

    Saturday Jul 7 | via Bangor Daily News 

    On Monday, nine Democratic lawmakers - three from Maine and six from New Hampshire - held a news conference to urge the landmark retailer to stop selling what they described as semi-automatic assault-style rifles such as the AR-15. Rifles like the AR-15 have drawn the ire of gun control advocates in the aftermath of mass shootings around the country, including the Feb. 14 attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, which left 17 dead.

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    Related Topix: Maine, Sporting Goods, Dicks Sporting Goods, Retail, Kittery, ME