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  1. Waldo County budget below $5 million for first time in four yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bangor Daily News

    The Waldo County commissioners said this week that they're pleased to tell taxpayers the proposed 2015 budget is lower than last year's by more than $175,000. Altogether, the 2015 budget is $4.98 million, which is the first time the budget has been under $5 million in four years, according to Commissioner Betty Johnson.

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  2. Waldo County Trails Coalition to do foliage hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Bangor Daily News

    The Waldo County Trails Coalition will lead three foliage hikes 10 a.m.-noon Saturdays, Sept. 27, and Oct. 11 and 18, beginning at Sebasticook Regional Land Trust, 93 Main St., in Unity Village.

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  3. Police urge owners to licence pets after spate of calls over 'dangerous' dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Bangor Daily News

    Police are asking dog owners to make sure their pets are licensed and up to date on their shots, after the department received multiple calls about several dangerous dog incidents in the last week. One dog owner was issued citations for having a dangerous, unlicensed dog last week after police were called by Waldo County General Hospital officials, according to Detective Sgt.

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  4. Waldo County proposed 2015 budget comparable to 2011 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Bangor Daily News

    The Waldo County Commissioners have announced that they are ready to submit the proposed 2015 Waldo County Budget to the Budget Committee for review. The Commissioners are particularly pleased that the proposed 2015 County Budget is $175,204.00 less than the 2014 budget.

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  5. Louis Rock ArseneauRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Bangor Daily News

    Louis Rock Arseneau passed away Monday, August 25, 2014 after a courageous and dignified battle with cancer at home with family by his side. Louis was born February 26, 1932 in St. Wenceslas Quebec Canada, the son of Ubald Joseph Arseneault and Clair Caroline Arseneault.

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  6. Merton Seminar Offered at Trinity, Castine and St. Margaret's, BelfastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Bangor Daily News

    Trinity Priest Associate Edward Dufresne+ and St. Margaret's Transition Priest-in-Charge Mary Ann Taylor+ will lead a six week course on the life and spirituality of Thomas Merton, . Merton, one of the most prominent spiritual writers of the twentieth century, continues to exert a profound influence on Christian life and thought today.

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  7. 3 floors of Bangor's former Freese's store to be converted into apartments, commercial spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Bangor Daily News

    Mike Myatt of Bangor Housing shows an area of the Freese's building on Friday that will become a new juice bar in downtown Bangor. Buy Photo Mike Myatt of Bangor Housing shows an area of the Freese's building on Friday that will become the kitchen for a new juice bar in downtown Bangor.

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  8. Northern Ireland leader Ian Paisley dies at age 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Bangor Daily News

    Ian Paisley, a Protestant minister and political agitator in Northern Ireland whose incendiary rhetoric stoked anti-Catholic violence for decades and who made a stunning late-career reversal that thrust him to a power sharing leadership role, died Sept. 12 in Belfast.

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  9. Jay S. ColcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Bangor Daily News

    Jay S. Colcord, 89, of Searsport, passed away on September 6, 2014 at Harbor Hill Center in Belfast. He was born on March 28, 1925 in Searsport, the son of Edward H. Colcord and Gladys Robbins Colcord.

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  10. Ellen M. CurtisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | Bangor Daily News

    ELLEN M. CURTIS, 90 of Brooks, Maine and Leesburg, Florida, passed away on August 29, 2014 at Harbor Hill Center in Belfast. She was born in Howard, KS, the daughter of Oscar and Sarah Miller.

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  11. Fundraising underway for proposed veterans' shelter in Waldo CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Bangor Daily News

    Blueprints for the Garry Owen House, a proposed homeless shelter for veterans in Maine, illustrate a spacious, one-story building with room for 24 beds and a large gathering room in the center. MONTVILLE, Maine - Volunteers have cleared land in Montville and have started raising funds for the Garry Owen House , a place that would serve homeless veterans from all over the state.

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  12. Julie H. Rose Exhibits Fiber Works at Aarhus GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Bangor Daily News

    Aarhus Gallery is pleased to have Julie H. Rose of Belfast as their guest artist for the month of September. The show runs from September 2 through the 28th.

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  13. Belfast police: Cemetery thefts solved, woman arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Bangor Daily News

    A woman who admitted to stealing solar lights and plants from Grove Cemetery in Belfast has been arrested, according to police. The department had put out a plea to various media outlets on Wednesday , asking for the public's help in solving the cemetery thefts, which Chief Mike McFadden described as "among the lower things" a person could do.

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  14. Second-oldest family-owned business in Rockland buys former VFW hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Bangor Daily News

    One of the city's oldest family businesses in Rockland purchased the former headquarters for the local Veterans of Foreign War. Lumber and hardware company E.L. Spear Inc. bought the 10,000-square-foot building on 1.1 acres at 237 Park St. on Aug. 29. The local VFW organization used the building for its offices and activities, but the group disbanded about two years ago, according to Miranda Armstrong of the Randall Collins VFW Post in Belfast.

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  15. Belfast council, shipyard discuss using city property to repair...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 3 | Bangor Daily News

    Since Front Street Shipyard started up business a few years ago on the Belfast waterfront, the yachts and sailing ships it has brought to town have transformed the harbor.

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  16. Belfast's annual Peace Festival Sept. 5-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 1 | Bangor Daily News

    The festival seeks to encourage attendees to have fun and learn tools for developing peace within themselves, their families and the larger community.

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  17. Veronica Kielty PendletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Bangor Daily News

    There will be a graveside service on Saturday 13 Sept at 10:45 AM at the Pendleton Cemetery, Islesboro, Maine for Veronica Keilty Pendleton who passed away on 2 March 2014.

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  18. Elizabeth (Betty) Spooner StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Bangor Daily News

    Elizabeth Spooner Strong, of Belfast, Maine left us peacefully on August 27, 2014 at age 90. Born the second of 5 children July 2, 1924 in Mohawk, New York, to Elliot Spooner and Grace Spooner.

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  19. "Wild Mushrooms; Foraging for Functional Food"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 29 | Bangor Daily News

    On Tuesday, September 16, at 6:30pm in the Belfast Free Library, Maine mycologist and author Greg Marley will present an introduction to the best edible and medicinal mushrooms in the fall woods of Maine.

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  20. Celebrating 'the inglorious surrender': Belfast remembers the War of 1812Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Bangor Daily News

    But those cities aren't Belfast, where a group of citizens is getting ready to mark the 200th anniversary of its uneventful five-day British occupation during the War of 1812.

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