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  1. Harry Edwin BooneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Harry E. Boone, 81, passed away, December 9, 2014, after a long battle with cancer at Maine Veteran's Home in Bangor. He was born in Eastport, June 8, 1933, the son of Herman A. and Leita Boone.

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  2. Maine needs more than education reform. It needs an education revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Students board the bus after school in September at Vine Street School in Bangor. BDN photo by Ashley L. Conti.

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  3. Maine drops to 20th in healthiest state rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Maine fell from 16th to 20th in an annual national health ranking, dragged down by poverty and low vaccination rates among children, among other factors. The state's finish marks its worst since the nonprofit United Health Foundation launched its "America's Health Rankings" in 1990.

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  4. Vital Signs: Fewer Maine nursing home residents treated with risky drugsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Maine nursing homes lead the nation in reducing the unapproved use of potentially deadly antipsychotic medications, a state advocacy program announced Tuesday. While Maine was most improved under a federal campaign to limit prescribing of the drugs, the state ranks in the middle of the pack, at 26th in the nation, for the total number of nursing home residents taking antipsychotic drugs.

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  5. 5 Things To Do This Weekend, Dec. 12-14: Is Rusty still in the Navy?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    The roads are clear. The trees are up. We are knee deep in holiday fever. Celebrate the season this weekend in Bangor, starting with stuff like the naughty jazz ensemble the Bangtown Swingers at Nocturnem Drafthaus, the dance-able Calypso Soldiers at Paddy's, a double bill at 9 p.m. featuring Mike Billings and Meghan Clark at Tantrum, and out in Winterport at 4Points BBQ & Blues there's Chris Ross.

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  6. Holiday injuries prompt ER doctors to warn of confusion over urgent careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    As the holidays approach, emergency room physicians once again are girding for an influx of seasonal injuries . Falls from ladders while stringing lights, lacerations from broken glass ornaments and other holiday-related afflictions send about 250 patients a day to the hospital every November and December, according to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission .

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  7. Two lawsuits filed against My Maine Ride owner alleging deceptive sales, faulty carsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Bangor Daily News

    A Waldoboro woman and a couple from Farmingdale have sued the former owner of a notorious, now-closed used car dealership in Bangor, My Maine Ride, claiming they were duped into buying faulty vehicles from him in 2013. In July, Geiser surrendered his dealer license for seven years and agreed to pay $30,000 for repairs to vehicles he sold as part of a settlement with the Maine attorney general over unfair and deceptive trade practices by My Maine Ride.

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  8. Did Daniel Chaplin develop a death wish?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    After serving with the 2nd Maine Infantry Regiment early in the Civil War, Daniel Chaplin of Bangor helped raise the 18th Maine Infantry Regiment, redesignated in January 1863 as the 1st Maine Heavy Artillery Regiment. Did Col.

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  9. Nick Gilpin, defense lead Hampden boys basketball team past BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Hampden's Nick Gilpin shoots past Bangor's Liam Harrigan during their basketball game on Wednesday in Hampden. Buy Photo Bangor's Trey Kenny and Hampden's Ian McIntyre battle for a rebound during their basketball game on Wednesday in Hampden.

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  10. Hampden Girls Basketball 27 at Bangor 46Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    At Red Barry Gym in Bangor, the Rams surged to a 10-point first-quarter lead en route to the win over the Broncos. Cordelia Stewart sparked Bangor with 11 points and Katie Butler added 10. Emily Gilmore chipped in with 8 points while Mary Butler contributed 10 rebounds, 7 assists and 4 points.

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  11. EMMC conducts Ebola preparedness drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Eastern Maine Medical Center performed a preparedness drill Wednesday morning involving a scenario in which an individual pretended to have symptoms that included a fever and body aches after a recent trip to Liberia to care for patients with Ebola. During the exercise, the actor was referred to EMMC for care.

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  12. Diabetes doctor says at manslaughter trial that former Lubec man was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    The doctor who treated Aloric Smith testified Wednesday that the boy's father was told repeatedly to call the Diabetes, Endocrine and Nutrition Center at Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor if the boy became ill and could not keep down food. Members of the team of medical professionals, who work at the center, testified on the third day of the jury-waived manslaughter trial of Edward Smith, the father of 12-year-old Aloric Smith, who died April 4, 2012, at home.

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  13. Bangor, Department of Transportation start talks about allowing left...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    The no left-turn sign is seen at the end of the Exit 186 offramp from Interstate 95 on Wednesday in Bangor. BANGOR, Maine - City officials have entered a "cooperative agreement" with the Maine Department of Transportation to study whether the left-turn ban onto Stillwater Avenue from the Interstate 95 Exit 186 offramp should be lifted.

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  14. Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014: Disabled Mainers, Common Core and white privilegeRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    While I applaud the recent class action settlement with the state regarding housing and support benefits for autistic and developmentally disabled adults , I encourage legislators and public officials to view this decision as a catalyst to educate themselves on the needs of this very vulnerable segment of the population and to prioritize identifying funding sources to provide the help so badly needed. As a residential care provider for individuals with mental retardation, autism and developmental disabilities for 30 years, I know the debilitating isolation faced by the disabled and their families when they're denied services.

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  15. Broadway traffic congestion topic of public meeting Thursday in BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    The city plans to fix one of its busiest and most frustrating stretches of road and hopes to hear from people who travel on it every day. Bangor hired T.Y. Lin International , an engineering services firm with offices in Falmouth, to help it work out solutions to traffic congestion on Broadway, namely the stretch from Grandview Avenue to the Interstate 95 ramps.

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  16. Penobscot Theatre Company announces plan to repurpose old fire station to create production hubRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Bangor, ME - Penobscot Theatre Company announced its plans today to transform former Fire Station #6, a city-owned property at 4 Griffin Road, Bangor, into a theatrical production hub. The announcement follows last night's vote of the Bangor City Council to approve the property sale.

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  17. Business Basics offered in Bangor Feb. 3 & 5thRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Women, Work, and Community will offer Business Basics on February 3rd and 5th.The class covers the basics of business plan, marketing, cash planning and is suitable for those thinking about or in the early start-up phase of a new business. It will help you assess the feasibility, desirability and viability of your business idea and get you started with a plan.

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  18. Women, Work & Community to offer the New Ventures Entrepreneurship...Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 12, 2015 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Women, Work & Community will offer the New Ventures Entrepreneurship Training, a 12 week, 60 hour class on Tuesdays February 24 to May 12 from 9:30 to 3:00 on the UMA-Bangor campus. An in-depth coverage of topics such as: your customer, competition, marketing, record keeping, taxes, legal aspects, financing, and operations will result in a written business plan.

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  19. Maine loves chicken recipes: Baked smoked gouda chicken pastaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Did you know that the top search term related to "recipes" in Maine is "chicken recipes"? It seems that from Presque Isle to Portland, Fort Kent to Bangor, people in Maine really want good chicken recipes for dinner. In case you are wondering where that tidbit of information came from, it's a Google fact.

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  20. NESCom to take part in Hour of Code with area studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Husson University's New England School of Communications and College of Business will once again be participating in the Hour of Code, an international program designed to give students a hands-on experience in computer programming. The event, organized by Code.org and supported by Apple, Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Best Buy, and more than 100 additional partners, is taking place during Computer Science Education Week Dec. 8-14.

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