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  1. Serenity House treatment center closes its doors after 'fiscal nightmare'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 | Bangor Daily News

    ... perhaps help soften the loss of Serenity House's program. Six weeks ago, it opened the Layman Way Recovery Center in Alfred. Dawber said the new residential treatment center doesn't rely on federal or state funds. It's supported at the county and ...

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  2. Lawyer for Maine teacher says sex accusations are 'teen fantasies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 10 | Bangor Daily News

    ALFRED, Maine - The lawyer for a former Maine high school teacher who is charged with having sex with a student says the accusations are "teenage fantasies." Gardner's statements came during a court hearing on a motion to exclude photos of text messages exchanged between 29-year-old Lamontagne and the student.

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  3. Jean E. ThayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | Capital Weekly

    ... their four children, Jean enjoyed working during autumns with her friends at Brother Anthony's apple orchards in Alfred, at the family clothing store, Thayer-Diggery Co.; and she was a favorite substitute teacher in the Sanford school system. Each ...

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  4. Sharing the sounds of the ukuleleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 1 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... ages, and for many different reasons. It looks like a toy, but almost any song can be played on it. Beth DeWolfe, of Alfred, Maine, is part of the Ukulele Strummers of Southern Maine. She took up the instrument when she was battling cancer. "I ...

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  5. Maine man convicted of killing grandmother appealing life sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 1 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Poulin's attorney and prosecutors will argue the merits of those appeals on July 10 at the York County Courthouse in Alfred.

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  6. Sandra UphamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... She is also survived by seven sisters: Lyn, Jeanne, Janice, Marjorie, Mary, Maureen and Debbie; and one brother, Alfred,; and their families; and many special cousins. Visiting hours were June 17 at Gallant Funeral Home, Waterville. A celebration of ...

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  7. The Latest: Woman in fatal field crash held on $500K bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Douglas Parkhurst and faces up to 30 years in jail. Sharrow did not speak during the brief court appearance in Alfred. The court also ordered a mental health evaluation. Sharrow will be eligible for the bail only if she gets a contract with Maine ...

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  8. A Man Was Fatally Hit by a Car on a Little League Field, 50 Years...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | Time

    A Man Was Fatally Hit by a Car on a Little League Field, 50 Years After He Killed a Young Girl in a Hit-and-Run A Man Was Fatally Hit by a Car on a Little League Field, 50 Years After He Killed a Young Girl in a Hit-and-Run Carol Sharrow, of Sanford, Maine, stands for her arraignment on manslaughter charges at the York County Superior Court in Alfred, Maine on June 4, 2018. A 68-year-old Maine man was killed Friday after a woman drove her car onto a little league field during a game and sped around erratically, police say.

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  9. Bizarre cold case twist in baseball park killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Sharrow, of Sanford, Maine, stands for her arraignment on manslaughter charges at the York County Superior Court in Alfred, Maine. Photo / AP In a bizarre twist, it has emerged that Parkhurst was behind the wheel of the hit-and-run of toddler ...

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  10. Man run down, 50 years after killing girl in hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | NewsOK.com

    Carol Sharrow, of Sanford, Maine, stands for her arraignment on manslaughter charges at the York County Superior Court in Alfred, Maine, Monday, June 4, 2018. Sharrow is accused of driving onto the field during a baseball game in Sanford, killing Douglas Parkhurst, a West Newfield, Maine, on Friday, June 1, 2018.

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  11. Couple in Spokane Valley saves woman in riverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... Evan Oshan, a lawyer for the Pomeranian's owner, said he's still awaiting the results of a necropsy on Alejandro. ALFRED, Maine (AP) - A woman with a history of drunken driving convictions drove her car onto a baseball field in Maine during a game, ...

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  12. Woman accused of driving car onto baseball field, killing man, appears in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Carol Sharrow, of Sanford, Maine, stands for her arraignment on manslaughter charges at the York County Superior Court in Alfred, Maine, Monday, June 4, 2018. Sharrow is accused of driving onto the field during a baseball game in Sanford, killing Douglas Parkhurst, a West Newfield, Maine, on Friday, June 1, 2018.

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  13. Woman held on $500K bail for allegedly hitting man with her car on baseball fieldRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2018 | ABC News

    ... Sharrow, of Sanford, Maine, arrives for her arraignment on manslaughter charges at the York County Superior Court in Alfred, Maine, June 4, 2018. Sharrow has two prior convictions for driving under the influence, WMTW reported. She is due back in ...

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  14. PICTURED: Woman who mowed down vet with her car at a baseball gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | Daily Mail

    'Mentally ill' woman, 51, appears in court after mowing down 68-year-old hit-and-run killer when she drove her car onto a field at a baseball game The 51-year-old is accused of mowing down Douglas Parkhurst, 68, when she drove onto a baseball field during a fame on Friday The 'mentally ill' woman who mowed down a 68-year-old Vietnam veteran with her car at a baseball game in Alfred, Maine appeared in court for the first time on Monday. Carol Sharrow, 51, has been charged with manslaughter in the death of Douglas Parkhurst, 68, who himself was responsible for killing a four-year-old girl in a hit-and-run nearly 50 years ago.

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  15. Man run down 50 years after killing girl in hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2018 | CBS News

    ALFRED, Maine -- A Vietnam War veteran who confessed five years ago to killing a 4-year-old girl in a 1968 hit-and-run was trying to protect children when a woman in Maine during a game, striking and killing him. Screaming bystanders and ballplayers fled as Carol Sharrow, of Sanford, drove through an open gate onto the field Friday night, police said.

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  16. Man run down, 50 years after killing girl in hit-and-runRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2018 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... is accused of driving onto the field during a baseball game in Sanford, killing Douglas Parkhurst of West ... more ALFRED, Maine (AP) - A Vietnam War veteran who confessed five years ago to killing a 4-year-old girl in a 1968 hit-and-run was trying ...

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  17. Man arrested after suspected meth lab found in LimingtonRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... of a methamphetamine lab, as well as with failure to appear in court. He is being held at York County Jail in Alfred and his bail has been set at $25,000. Drug agents will continue the investigation and additional arrests are expected, McCausland ...

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  18. Maine state troopers catch three men allegedly trying to steal shedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Thompson and Robert Breton and Timothy James, both of New Hampshire, and brought the group to the York County Jail in Alfred. They are being held on $5,000 cash bail. York County sheriff's deputies assisted with the arrest.

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  19. County commissioner irked by repeated overtime grievances by deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ALFRED, Maine - York County Commissioners on March 7 denied a grievance brought by the County Patrol Association concerning overtime scheduling - the third heard by the five-member panel on the same issue in the last three months. Michael Edes, the labor representative for the Fraternal Order of Police, which represents the CPA, and County Manager Greg Zinser agreed that like the last two grievances heard in January, the most recent one also comes down to the interpretation of a clause in the contract, which addresses how overtime assignments are handled.

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  20. Former ME Fire Chief to Serve Time for ArsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | FireHouse.com

    A former Old Orchard Beach fire chief will serve a year in prison for setting a fire that threatened residential complexes. March 14--ALFRED, ME-- A former Old Orchard Beach fire chief will serve a year in prison for setting a fire in a marshy area that threatened apartment and condominium complexes in that town.

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