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  1. Lewiston plans National Night Out eventRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Twin City Times

    The City of Lewiston's annual "National Night Out," supported and funded by the Lewiston Police Athletic League, will take place on Tuesday, August 4, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Marcotte Park. The purpose of this free "meet your neighbor" event is to heighten crime and drug prevention awareness, generate support for local anti-crime programs, strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships, and send the message that neighborhoods are united.

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  2. Enough is Enough The right of free speech in a politically correct world By Robert E. MacdonaldRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Twin City Times

    This week I was scolded by a gentleman, who carries very liberal beliefs, for what he characterized as the vindictiveness and contempt in my weekly column criticizing liberals. He felt that as mayor of the City of Lewiston, I should be above that.

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  3. Volunteer project to help keep river cleanRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Twin City Times

    The Cities of Lewiston and Auburn will team up to host a storm drain stenciling event on Sunday, June 28 at 1 p.m. Volunteers will meet at Festival Plaza in Auburn on the banks of the Androscoggin River for a brief clean water discussion before splitting up to conduct the stenciling in the Whitney Street neighborhood of Auburn and off Webster and Pleasant Streets in Lewiston. Volunteer participants will include 25 members of Girl Scout troops 1524, 2013, and 2012 and their parents.

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  4. Business to Business Trade Show at Colisee in LewistonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Tricia Sierra, Flat Pat and Karen Page from The Dempsey Center. TCT photos by Jen Pike and Ashley Somma.

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  5. Mary Dempsey receives honorary degreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Mary Dempsey, Assistant Director of the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing in Lewiston, received an honorary Doctor of Public Service degree from St. Joseph's College in Standish at the school's 102nd Commencement on Saturday, May 9. Along with her brother, Patrick, Dempsey founded the Dempsey Center in 2008 in collaboration with Central Maine Medical Center as the family navigated the cancer journey of their mother, Amanda, who passed away in 2014. The center was created as a resource to help others impacted by cancer to navigate their own journeys.

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  6. Basilica to host Corpus Christi processionRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Twin City Times

    In honor of the Feast of Corpus Christi , Roman Catholic parishes around the Diocese of Portland have planned celebrations, Eucharistic processions and special events on Sunday, June 7. In Lewiston, the 10 a.m. Mass at the Basilica of Ss. Peter & Paul at 122 Ash Street in Lewiston will conclude with Prince of Peace Parish's annual Corpus Christi procession.

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  7. Governor cuts ribbon at SafeVoices Walk/RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Governor Paul R. LePage was in his hometown of Lewiston on Sunday to cut the ribbon for the SafeVoices 2015 Walk/Run to End Domestic Violence. He gave opening remarks, high-fived runners at the starting line, then cut the ribbon to start the walkers.

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  8. Kiwanis host Pancake BreakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Lewiston Mayor Bob Macdonald serves pancakes at last year's breakfast. This year's event takes place on Sunday, June 7 at St. Dominic Academy in Auburn.

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  9. LYAC asks Geiger students: "Do You Do Lew?"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Visiting Geiger Elementary School recently were LYAC members Deni Federico, Khafiya Dualeh, Courtney Caouette, Zahida Sheikh, Aida Vassell, Marge Seguin, Nairus Abdullahi and Kal Issa. Members of the Lewiston Youth Advisory Council recently made presentations to third and fifth grade classes at Geiger Elementary school to encourage the students to join them as cheerleaders for Lewiston and to ask them - as the future citizens and leaders of the city - to think about what they value in their community.

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  10. Selco receives Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Selco was awarded the Economic Development Achievment Award for the city of Auburn. Selco was initially founded in 1990 among five partners doing business as Distributors Clearing House.

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  11. Governor's Address: Democrats stifle the voice of the Maine peopleRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Twin City Times

    I have a simple question for the Maine people: Would you like to eliminate the income tax and put $1.2 billion back into your paychecks? Unfortunately, you won't get the chance to answer that question. Democrats in Augusta have denied you, the Maine people, the opportunity to be heard on this important issue.

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  12. Enough is Enough: Bike lanes draw more interest than city budgetRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Last week at a workshop, the Lewiston City Council found before it an agenda item that makes the blood of Lewiston citizens percolate like the coffee in a TV commercial for Chock Full o'Nuts. This item tends to fill the City Council Chamber with people from both sides of the issue.

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  13. Enough is Enough: Legislators should cast their vote for the taxpayersRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Starting next week, this column will deal with economic development, train service and the improvement of our inner city neighborhood. What will not be in the mix is welfare.

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  14. Enough is Enough It's business as usual for Democrats in AugustaRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Twin City Times

    "Democrats said such a rigid standard could cause hardship to people who are willing to repay the money but need emergency assistance before doing so." The statement is the reported response from the Democrat legislators who sit on the Health and Human Services Committee to a piece of welfare reform legislation, LD 722.

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  15. Not Your Normal Formal held on May 1 at the Ramada Inn in LewistonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Twin City Times

    "Sailing Into the Sunset" was the theme of this year's Not Your Normal Formal. The theme was carefully selected to be a metaphor for Chip Morrison's retirement as President of the Androscoggin County Chamber of Commerce.

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  16. Gov. LePage surprises Bruce Myrick on 80th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Governor Paul R. LePage and First Lady Ann LePage flank Bruce and Rita Myrick at a surprise 80th birthday party for Bruce on Saturday at Grid Iron in Lewiston. Bruce was the Governor's mentor and foster dad after he left home as a boy.

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  17. Paradis Park dedication planned for May 6Read the original story

    May 4, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Former City Councilor Mark W. Paradis' legacy will be highlighted at a May 6 dedication of a park named in his memory. The current non-smoking Mark W. Paradis Park-formerly Pierce Street Park-has been revitalized through tireless efforts of the Downtown Neighborhood Action Committee, supported by the Lewiston City Council, the Lewiston Youth Advisory Council and other community partners such as The Root Cellar.

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  18. L/A Arts Artwalk paints the town for 2015 seasonRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2015 | Twin City Times

    The warmth is back, and so is the Artwalk season in Lewiston-Auburn. Artwalk is celebrating its fifth year in L-A, where during the final Friday evening of the month , downtown Lewiston is turned into a vibrant arts district.

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  19. St. Joseph's Church gets reprieve Text and photo by Rachel MorinRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Twin City Times

    St. Joseph's Church and rectory on Main Street in Lewiston in 2011. The Church on the National Register of Historic Places has a reprieve from demolition; the rectory does not.

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  20. Enough is Enough: Jobs, commerce and taxes: a big win for LewistonRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2015 | Twin City Times

    Simones Hot Dogs, a local landmark of a restaurant, is well known not only for its red hot dogs, but also as a meeting place for political activity. Customers range from the poor to lawyers to businessmen and lastly politicians.

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