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  1. Bucksport official says town pleased by mill offer from Asian firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Bangor Daily News

    A town official said Monday that he was "pleasantly surprised" to hear over the weekend about another potential suitor for the defunct Verso Paper mill in Bucksport. David Milan, the town's economic development director, said Monday that Kejriwal Singapore International is not one of the paper-making firms that officials had heard had tried to contact Verso to inquire about buying the mill before Verso announced it would sell it to scrap metal dealer American Iron & Metal.

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  2. Mayo Regional Hospital Receives $250,000 memorial gift from local...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Dover-Foxcroft, Maine. Mayo Regional Hospital CEO Marie Vienneau met with Jane Hibbard-Merrill and her husband Charles, in December to discuss a $250,000 donation from the family to relocate and improve Mayo's Oncology Services.

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  3. Symphony to host violinist Midori for educational residencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Bangor Symphony Orchestra and the Bangor Symphony Youth Orchestras announced that they will host internationally acclaimed violinist Midori and her Orchestra Residencies Program, an educational residency and set of concerts, scheduled to take place in Bangor and Orono. Midori and violinist Ga Hyun Cho, a doctoral candidate at USC, will work with BSYO ensembles and students at rehearsals Wednesday, Jan. 28 and Thursday, Jan. 29. In addition, Midori will host a round-table discussion on college auditions for BSYO families and local teachers at Thursday's rehearsal.

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  4. Maine Principals' Association should not consider Sunday athletic competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Bangor Daily News

    In October, the Maine Principals' Association revealed it is "discussing" the possibility of allowing athletic competitions to be held on Sundays. The organization has opened to door to the concept by introducing the idea of only playing postponed playoff games on Sundays, if needed.

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  5. Former Bangor High basketball great Danny Drinon dies at age 77Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Danny Drinon, a Bangor High School all-time great, classy basketball player, died Wednesday at his home in Kennebunkport at age 77. Danny and I were friends who grew up together and teammates on the 1953-54 and '54-55 Bangor High teams. We played a lot of basketball at my two-basket backyard court in the early to mid 1950's.

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  6. Maine's Gerald Talbot- legendary civil rights leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Martin Luther King Jr. will be written about and commemorated by millions of people around the world today, and rightly so, but I thought I'd take a different route to honor his legacy. King's incredible impact on society still reverberates loudly today, thanks in large part to the ripples left in his wake.

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  7. Black students say they are working to make MLK's dream a realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Doug Allen presents the panelists at the Peace and Justice Center of Eastern Maine discussion as part of Martin Luther King Jr. Day ceremonies in Bangor on Sunday. UMaine engineering student Ogechi Ogoke was a panelist at the Peace and Justice Center of Eastern Maine as part of Martin Luther King Jr. Day ceremonies in Bangor on Sunday.

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  8. Get your game on at SnowConRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Miranda Stevens , makes her next move in Settlers of Catan while Matthew Hoelzer , 13, Garreth Alley, 14, Jonathan Landers, 14, and Nikky Boyington watch during the seventh annual SnowCon at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday. The two-day event allowed board game enthusiasts to play their favorite games, along with learn the rules of new games.

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  9. 'It's incredible': Fans enjoy first East Coast Snocross event in BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Competitors speed over a customized groomed oval track at Bass Park during the East Coast Snocross in Bangor Sunday. Buy Photo A competitor takes to the air during races at the East Coast Snocross at Bass Park Sunday in Bangor.

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  10. Pepino's Mexican Restaurant to open in downtown Bangor on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Pepino's Mexican Restaurant lights its burners for the first time in its new downtown Bangor location late Monday morning, the owners said Sunday in an email. The restaurant is hosting a private soft opening Sunday evening at its new spot, the former site of Luna Bar & Grill on Park Street, and will open to the public at 11 a.m. Monday, according to Susan Stephenson, who has owned the business alongside her husband, Michael "Andy" Stephenson, since 2010.

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  11. Bucksport tries to take the reins, chart a new path in wake of mill closureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Bucksport Town Manager Derik Goodine speaks to a crowd of Bucksport residents at the start of a community meeting on the future of their town. The forum was held at Bucksport Middle School on Saturday evening.

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  12. No, Santa didn't get insurance on the iPhoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Bangor Daily News

    I'll begin at the end: By the time the boys returned to school after the holiday break, Dustin told them, "If your teachers ask you to draw what you did over vacation, draw a silver bowl and tell them, 'Take from this what you will.' " Two weeks before, we had one of our best Christmases ever.

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  13. Artist may consider design changes to proposed Kenduskeag Stream floating sculptureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Bangor Daily News

    Bangor city councilors will decide Monday night whether to provide a new grant to help fund a proposed floating piece of art in the Kenduskeag Stream that has generated some visceral - and vulgar - reactions. "It's just a proposal, so it's very likely that the final piece might not look like that," Anna Hepler, the Eastport-based artist behind the project, said.

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  14. Comstock propels Husson women past Maine MaritimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Husson University was ripe for a possible letdown after knocking off perennial Division III power Southern Maine on Wednesday night. Stephanie Comstock scored a game-high 16 points to power Husson University to a 63-41 North Atlantic Conference women's basketball victory over Maine Maritime Academy at Newman Gym in Bangor.

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  15. Brewer boys basketball team fends off Bangor for sixth victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Junior guard Logan Rogerson scored all 10 of his points in the final 5:05 of play Saturday afternoon and the Brewer Witches made six straight free throws over the final 40 seconds to preserve a 54-50 boys basketball victory over Bangor at Red Barry Gymnasium. Bangor took its only lead of the second half when Andrew Hillier hit a step-back 3-pointer from the right wing to give the Rams a 33-32 edge with 4:01 left in the third quarter.

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  16. New natural foods grocery store setting up shop in BrewerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Sarah Morneault and Lindsey Levesque, former co-workers at Sea Dog Brewing Co. in Bangor, are hard at work inside 20 S. Main St. in Brewer, formerly a discount furniture store and before that a Brooke's Pharmacy.

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  17. Husson men beat Maine Maritime Academy; coach Caruso earns 400th winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Bangor Daily News

    So when a handful of players did not comply with some undisclosed pregame responsibilities, they found themselves on the bench for the first half of Saturday's basketball game against Maine Maritime Academy. The Eagles responded, receiving contributions from 13 different players to pull away for a 78-64 North Atlantic Conference men's victory over a well-schooled Mariners squad at Newman Gymnasium.

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  18. Spaghtti Supper and Silent Auction to Benefit Former Millinocket and Current Lincoln WomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Fundraisers are taking place from now until January 23, 2015 where a benefit Spaghetti Supper will take place from 4-7 pm at the Community Evangel Temple located on the Access Road in Lincoln for Lincoln resident and former Millinocket resident Barbara Pinette Kimball. Barb is a single lady who is a restaurant server at the Olive Garden in Bangor.

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  19. carriers deliver to Maine customers throughout the yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Belfast carrier Duncan Brown picks up his bundle of Bangor Daily News newspapers as he prepares to deliver them on his route in this 1971 file photo. Bangor Daily News carriers Noam Osher and Zivi Osher make newspaper deliveries just before 5 a.m. in Orono in this March 2014 file photo.

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  20. Bangor couple inspired by visit to school near resort in Antigua to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Bangor Daily News

    Jeff and Aleshia Figgins of Bangor visited Villa Primary School during a 2014 vacation to the Sandals resort in Antigua. Jeff and Aleshia Figgins of Bangor visited Villa Primary School during a 2014 vacation to the Sandals resort in Antigua.

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