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  1. What can we do to help New Mainers thrive?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    ... to leave their homelands and seek safety in strange lands. Of these many millions, 442 refugees were resettled in Maine in 2015. Have you wondered what you can do to help? I know I've wondered the same thing. Recently I heard about the Fourth Annual ...


  2. Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016: Oil pipelines put water at risk, make primaries open, Advent explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    America is in the political gridlock basket. In September, the Harvard Business School survey on U.S. competitiveness concluded, "It is impossible to solve the issues besetting the U.S. economy and bring prosperity to millions of Americans if the United States remains mired in crippling political gridlock and vicious rhetoric."


  3. Unless he stops automation, Donald Trump won't bring back manufacturing jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 5 | Bangor Daily News

    ... more wood. What was good for production was bad for jobs. While there are far fewer loggers, the amount of wood cut in Maine has increased, to 5.4 million cords in 2011 , up from 5 million cords in 1970. "If we lower our taxes, remove destructive ...


  4. Do you wonder how to help the New Mainers? Attend the 2016 global...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Bangor Daily News

    As the world grapples with a refugee crisis of monumental proportions, Ladder to the Moon Network, a community based organization in Portland, Maine has organized the 2016 fourth annual Global Awareness and Responsibility Conference. The event will be held on December 9th, 2016 between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. and December 10, 2016 between 9:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. at the University of Southern Maine at 96 Falmouth Street, Portland Maine 04103, in the Luther Bonney Auditorium.


  5. Flipped Counties in the 2016 ElectionRead the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | Kieran Healy's Weblog

    ... we see a lot of counties in Wisconsin, Michigan, Minnesota, Indiana, and Iowa, along with a bunch of rural counties in Maine, New York, and Illinois. Off to the upper right of these areas you can see some of the larger county flips in New York, ...


  6. Bookstore News: November 28, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Publishers' Weekly

    New bookstores opened in Alabama, Maine, New York, and Tennessee; a suspicious fire temporarily closes a Barnes & Noble in Arizona; and more. New Bookstore Named For Hemingway and His First Wife : Easty Lambert-Brown, a principal in Borgo Publishing, is holding a grand opening for Ernest & Hadley Booksellers in Tuscaloosa, Ala., on December 11. The bookstore, which is arranged chronologically instead of alphabetically or by genre, has sections on the Lost Generation and on local authors.


  7. 50/50 Voting: Region 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 14 | Transworld

    Voting for Region 5 of the Transworld 50/50 has officially begun! Take a look at our winning submissions from Maine, New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Connecticut. right here .


  8. Clinton supporter Stephen King is 'shutting down' newRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 | 13WHAM

    King, the best-selling author, tweeted early Wednesday that he's going offline, saying there will be "No more book recommendations, politics, or amusing dog pictures for the immediate future. I'm shutting down."


  9. Here are the 5 states voting on marijuana legalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | Albany Times Union

    Marijuana legalization will appear on the ballot in five states: California, Nevada, Arizona, Maine, and Massachusetts. And, another four states - Montana, North Dakota, Florida, and Arkansas - will be voting on medical marijuana.


  10. Wabanaki ally workshop set for Nov. 13 at libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Harbor Times Soup

    Maine-Wabanaki REACH will present a free ally workshop, "Maine and Native People: Understanding Our Relationship," Sunday, Nov. 13, at Belfast Free Library, 106 High St., from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. This workshop has been well-received across the state with over 400 Mainers participating. Maine and Wabanaki people are at an historical juncture in their long relationship.


  11. Hannaford Supermarkets take sustainability to the next levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... people to sustain our world. Visit for more information. Hannaford Supermarkets, based in Scarborough, Maine, operates 179 stores in the Northeast. Stores are located in Maine, New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. ...


  12. What it takes to work at a haunted houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... through the woods of Maryland and the corn fields of Iowa, the chainsaw-wielding cannibals at the haunted hayrides in Maine, New York and California, and the torturers who put a cage over your head and force you to eat slime in strobe-lit dungeons ...


  13. What it takes to work at a haunted houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2016 | KION 46

    ... through the woods of Maryland and the corn fields of Iowa, the chainsaw-wielding cannibals at the haunted hayrides in Maine, New York and California, and the torturers who put a cage over your head and force you to eat slime in strobe-lit dungeons ...


  14. Richardson takes aim at Herbig bid for 4th termRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Republican Journal

    ... people can stay here and enjoy the quality of life that all Mainers deserve. Richardson: My motivation is simple: Make Maine a better place to live in, with affordable energy and a robust jobs environment. These two issues bring prosperity to all ...


  15. Road Trip Home Animal Rescue presents Pumpkin Classic this SaturdayRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2016 | Daily Tribune News

    ... are a nonprofit organization that pulls dogs and cats from high kill shelters here in Georgia and transports them to Maine, New York and Massachusetts to be adopted. We have saved over 6,700 animals since 2011, and we look forward to saving many ...


  16. Rash of moths making life painfully itchy for MainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    In a May 2016 photo provided by the Maine Forest Service, browntail caterpillars feed in Maine. The caterpillars' hairs can cause a painful rash in humans.


  17. The Portland grocery store welfare fraud case, explainedRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... and a lawyer for Daham has denied any wrongdoing. - Gov. Paul LePage has seized on the investigation as evidence that Maine needs to crack down on welfare fraud after the news was - Wondering how often it really happens? From 2010 to July of this ...


  18. Only two of Portland's 17 legislative candidates have signed an open government pledgeRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Of the 17 candidates seeking to represent Portland in the Maine Legislature, only two have signed a pledge to support open government if elected. Maine House of Representatives candidates Rachel Talbot-Ross, a Democrat, and James Azzola, a Republican, are the sole would-be Portland legislators to put their names on a pledge that the Maine Freedom of Information Coalition sent to every candidate in the state - although it entails little more than obeying existing law.


  19. Donn Fendler, once a boy 'lost on a mountain in Maine,' dies at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Donn Fendler, who famously survived more than a week while lost on Mount Katahdin in 1939, died Sunday at age 90, a director who was making a movie about him announced on social media . It would be hard to grow up in Maine in the last 75 years and not know his story.


  20. Peaceful Fruits founder Evan Delahanty using $22,848 Kickstarter to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2016 |

    ... Fruits acai-pineapple and acai-apple fruit strips are now available in nearly 100 stores in six states: California, Maine, New York, Oregon, West Virginia, and Ohio. Northeast Ohio retailers include: Hattie's Food Hub ; Acme Fresh Market ; Krieger's ...


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