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  1. South Thomaston reverses vote on sending trash to FiberightRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... marking what officials termed a "milestone" in the development of the project. Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. in Orrington has been the primary waste processor for nearly 190 Maine communities, including South Thomaston, but its ability to continue ...

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  2. Endless Yard Sale in Orrington draws crowd during Old Home WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bangor Daily News

    A table overflows with children's shoes at 421 River Road in Orrington on Saturday during the townwide Endless Yard Sale that ran through the weekend as part of its Old Home Week celebration. Buy Photo Anna Cudmore of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, peruses the wares of a yard sale at 421 River Road in Orrington on Saturday during the town's Endless Yard Sale that ran through the weekend as part of its Old Home Week celebration.

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  3. Rocky Knoll Golf TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Bangor Daily News

    A golf tournament to support House in the Woods Military & Family Retreat is planned at the Rocky Knoll Country Club in Orrington, Maine. House in the woods is a non-profit charity that uses the beauty of Maine's wilderness to bring veterans together and help instill a sense of communal healing through outdoor activities such as camping, hunting, fishing, ATV driving, and much more.

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  4. Bronco-Hermon all-stars capture Junior League baseball state titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Bangor Daily News

    ... Sam Economy chipped in with an RBI double and Harriman aided his cause with two singles and three RBIs. At Orrington, Biddeford beat Medomak Valley of Waldoboro 7-4 and Scarborough defeated Lewiston 6-2 in the opening games of the state championship ...

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  5. Little League state tournament a big event for small-town OrringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Bangor Daily News

    ... set, particularly those whose dreams involve baseball. For the road to Williamsport, Pennsylvania, travels through Orrington this year for the top 11- and 12-year-old Little League baseball teams from around Maine. Six district champions - ...

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  6. Old fashioned Block Pa...Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 24 | WVII

    ... Band from 6:45 to 7:45 pm. There will be free hot dogs, Ice cream, Soda and Lemonade. Sam's Club and the East Orrington Congregational Church will provide free hot dogs along with Frank's Bake Shop providing the free Ice cream. Activities include: ...

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  7. Open Farm DayRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 23 | WVII

    The Curran Homestead in Orrington will be celebrating Open Farm Day from 10:00-2:00. The farm house, barn, and blacksmith shop will all be open.

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  8. Little League baseball state tourney to begin in OrringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Bangor Daily News

    Six all-star teams will vie for the Little League baseball state championship in the ages 11-12 division when the weeklong tournament begins Saturday at the Orrington Little League field. District 2 champ Medomak Valley will take on District 4 champ Biddeford in the first game at 1 p.m., followed by a clash between District 5 winner Lewiston and District 6 champ Scarborough at 4 p.m. Games continue in the double-elimination event on Sunday when District 3 champ Houlton will play the winner of Saturday's first game at 1 p.m. and then District 1 winner Ellsworth will take on the winner of Saturday's second game at 4 p.m. On Monday and Tuesday, games will be played at 3 and 6 p.m., followed by a rest day on Wednesday.

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  9. South Thomaston to vote on where to send trashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Bangor Daily News

    ... in Hampden or change their minds and send their garbage to southern Maine. Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. in Orrington has been the primary waste processor for nearly 190 Maine communities, including South Thomaston, but its ability to continue ...

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  10. These photos reveal early American living during Orrington eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Bangor Daily News

    People walk in the parade before the Highland Games during the Old Home Week Wednesday at the Wiswell Farm in Orrington. Wednesday marked the last day when the public was invited to visit the events that features many crafts and activities as well as a glimpse into the life and foods of an encampment in the 1800s.

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  11. On to Orrington: Medomak Valley gloves 11-12 crown after thriller with OceansideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... and dropping into the loser's bracket, will advance to the state tournament, set to begin on Saturday, July 23 in Orrington. Medomak Valley will face the District 4 champion on Saturday at 1 p.m. in the first game of the double-elimination tourney. ...

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  12. Deer Isle property tax rate lower in 2016, quarterly reviews to beginRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Island Ad-Vantages

    ... its relationship with Penobscot Energy Recovery Company to continue sending the town's trash to the facility in Orrington. With that decision, the selectmen turned down a proposal developed by the Municipal Review Committee that would have ...

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  13. The long history of lobbying behind Maine's trash fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Bangor Daily News

    A trash truck driver prepares to dump his load of municipal solid waste at Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. in Orrington on Sept.

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  14. Early American living history re-enactment draws hundreds to OrringtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Alan Whitney of Vermont portrayed a sutler, or a person who followed an army and sold provisions to the soldiers, during the Northeastern Primitive Rendezvous this week in Orrington, which is celebrating Old Home Week through Sunday, July 23. The group's encampment at the historic Wiswell Farm on Route 15 drew about 350 "settlers" who depicted traders, trappers, tribal members and others from 1640 to 1840. The encampment was open to the public on Saturday and Sunday and will be open to the community again on Wednesday.

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  15. Houlton all-stars capture District 3 crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Bangor Daily News

    The Houlton all-stars captured the District 3 Little League baseball title for ages 11-12 Friday with a 13-1 victory over Brewer/Orrington. The Houlton all-stars will play their first game at 1 p.m. Sunday, July 24 against the winner of a Saturday contest between the District 2 champ and the District 4 champ.

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  16. French family visits Madawaska to honor WWII heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Martin's brother Raynald and his wife, Jennie, who both now live in Brewer, and Martin's great-niece Lisa Grant of Orrington. In 2014, several members of Onias Martin's family traveled to Bonnetable , a town of about 4,000 residents about two hours ...

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  17. Northport throws out vote to send trash to Fiberight facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Republican Journal

    ... in Hampden that will be built by Maryland-based Fiberight LLC. Another option would be to sign a contract with Orrington-based Penobscot Energy Recovery Co., a waste-to-electricity facility that burns trash to produce electricity. The town currently ...

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  18. State Street neighborhood plans 22nd annual block partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Bangor Band 6:45-7:45 p.m. Free hot dogs, ice cream, soda and lemonade will be available. Sam's Club and the East Orrington Congregational Church will provide the hot dogs and Frank's Bake Shop will provide free ice cream. Activities will include ...

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  19. Mid-Coast Solid Waste given until Aug. 31 to choose Fiberight for trash disposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Herald Gazette

    ... MCSW has been a charter equity member of the MRC, and has sent its trash to Penobscot Energy Recovery Company in Orrington. Currently, 187 municipalities and entities in Maine, including MCSW, are contracted with PERC. The MRC contract with PERC ...

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  20. Kydd appointed to vacant Island school board seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Weekly Packet

    Kydd said that his background is in education, serving for six years on the school board in Orrington, where he resided for 30 years. A graduate of Deer Isle High School, he has also served as the Curriculum and Discipline chairman on the Island Education Revitalization Committee.

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