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  1. Can a really strict diet prolong your 'health span'?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... that govern it have largely eluded identification. Now, a scientist at the MDI Biological Laboratory in Bar Harbor has identified an important genetic response that underlies the process. The discovery, published recently in the peer-reviewed ...

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  2. "Remembered Earth" Book LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bangor Daily News

    ... even for people who do not read the book," Crikelair said. The program includes songs from the choir, a poem by Bar Harbor poet Kim O'Brien, and selections from the novel in two parts, with a brief intermission. Remembered Earth will be for sale at ...

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  3. March on Mount Desert Progressive DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bangor Daily News

    ... Abbe Museum at 5:15 p.m. with a brief play presented by students from Conners-Emerson school. Then it's on to the Bar Harbor Congregational Church at 5:30 p.m. for hors d'oeuvres and to the Jesup Memorial Library from 6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. for salad. ...

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  4. Book Discussion: I Am Not Your NegroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Bangor Daily News

    ... to present an examination of the history of race in America." The film will be showing locally at Reel Pizza in Bar Harbor on March 7th, 8th, and 9th at 6:00 and 8:15 PM and at the Grand in Ellsworth on Thursday, March 23rd at 7:00 PM. Both ...

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  5. Bar Harbor Bankshares Announces Three-for-Two Stock Split as a Large StockRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Bangor Daily News

    Bar Harbor Bankshares the parent company of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a three-for-two split of its common stock payable in the form of a large stock dividend. The three-for-two stock split as a large stock dividend is payable March 21, 2017, to its common stockholders of record at the close of business on March 7, 2017.

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  6. Topping Out Ceremony for New Center for Biometric AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Construction Equipment Guide

    Officials and crews celebrated the ceremonial "topping out" of the new Center for Biometric Analysis at The Jackson Laboratory on Jan. 9. Dozens of employees and dignitaries braved the frigid temperatures in Bar Harbor, Maine, on Jan. 9 to celebrate the ceremonial "topping out" of the new Center for Biometric Analysis at The Jackson Laboratory. In building construction, "topping out" is a builders' rite traditionally held when the last beam is placed atop a structure during its construction.

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  7. Maine Airbnb hosts made $26 million in 2016. LePage and towns want a better way to tax it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Bangor Daily News

    ... popularity of short-term rental sites is also pushing local governments to eye regulations. Cape Elizabeth, Bar Harbor and Rockland already have short-term rental regulations. Portland, with the largest market, is considering new regulations that ...

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  8. Novel osmotin inhibits SREBP2 via the AdipoR1/AMPK/SIRT1 pathway to...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Molecular Psychiatry

    ... may exert its beneficial effects via the AdipoR1 Mmjax AD model mice were purchased from The Jackson Laboratory (Bar Harbor, ME, USA). The double-transgenic mice express a chimeric mouse–human amyloid precursor protein bearing the Swedish ...

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  9. Criterion Theatre to close briefly for elevator constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Bangor Daily News

    ... safeguarding this historic space for stories, storytellers and audiences. The Criterion has been a staple of the Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island arts community since its construction in 1932 and looks forward to a long future of welcoming ...

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  10. Greg Sandora Creates Another Masterpiece with the Angel Adventure SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | SBWire

    ... tries to save the US and the world from destruction. The angel series is about a widower who meets an angel in Bar Harbor, Maine and accompanies her on adventures that bend time, challenging the notion of what it means to be human. About Greg ...

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  11. 311 Oyster River RDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Capital Weekly

    ... area, we decided to head up the coast of Maine. We left early one October morning in hopes to end the day in Bar Harbor. Fortunately we never made it to our destination. Travelling slowly up the coast and enjoying the sights along the way, we arrive ...

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  12. Chocolat Brunch at the Coach Stop Inn for the Jesup Memorial LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Bangor Daily News

    ... a discussion based on a book. As a private nonprofit, the Jesup has served as the public library in the town of Bar Harbor since it opened in 1911. However, the town provides less than 5% of the funds needed by the library to keep the doors open. ...

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  13. Adding vitamin B3 to water may prevent glaucomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Daily Mail

    ... treatment option for older people, instead of relying on eye drops . Researchers at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine added the vitamin to the water of mice who were genetically predisposed to glaucoma. Results revealed it kept their eyes ...

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  14. MDI Biological Laboratory scientist sheds light on molecular mechanisms underlying agingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Medical News

    ... Biology and Medicine. The laboratory is an independent, non-profit biomedical research institution located in Bar Harbor, Maine, focused on increasing healthy lifespan and increasing the body's natural ability to repair and regenerate tissues ...

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  15. Research sheds light on mechanisms underlying agingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Aric Rogers, Ph.D., of the MDI Biological Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine, studies the molecular mechanisms underlying aging in the roundworm, C. elegans . Credit: MDI Biological Laboratory Scientists have known for decades that drastically restricting certain nutrients without causing malnutrition prolongs health and lifespan in a wide range of species, but the molecular mechanisms underlying this effect have remained a mystery.

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  16. Introducing, Company in the Dooryard to the BDN blog networkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Bangor Daily News

    My fiance, Bryce and I are Bar Harbor natives. After I graduated with my degree in Creative Writing from Dalhousie University, the two of us spent a year saving money and then took a cross-country road trip.

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  17. National Park Service offers workshop to detect invasive insectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Bangor Daily News

    The National Park Service and Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation, and Forestry are hosting a free ash tree bark peeling workshop to teach people how to search for the emerald ash borer, an invasive forest insect pest 9 a.m.-mid-afternoon Wednesday, March 15, in the fire truck garage at Acadia National Park headquarters, 20 McFarland Hill Drive, which is located off Eagle Lake Road in Bar Harbor. This highly invasive exotic forest insect pest has not yet been detected in Maine, but it has been found in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

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  18. Second blizzard takes aim at New EnglandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Reuters

    ... to be in the bulls-eye of heaviest snow will be portions of central and eastern Maine, including Bangor and Bar Harbor," AccuWeather said. The weather stands to disrupt travel, likely to result in major airline delays and cancellations, and slow ...

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  19. Brace yourselves - blizzard expected to hit Maine Sunday through early TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... to be in the bull's-eye of heaviest snow will be portions of central and eastern Maine, including Bangor and Bar Harbor," according to AccuWeather. The Northeast is coming off the fiercest snowstorm of the winter, which dumped more than a foot of ...

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  20. Blizzard conditions, feet of snow to bring New England to a standstill through MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | AccuWeather.com

    ... to be in the bulls-eye of heaviest snow will be portions of central and eastern Maine, including Bangor and Bar Harbor. "The storm has the potential to bring 1 to 2 feet (30 to 60 cm) of snow to parts of central and northern New England and parts of ...

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