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  1. Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees, dies at 80Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... Bees. A spokeswoman for Burtis Bees said Shavtiz died Sunday, July 5, 2015, at his home in rural Maine. He was 80. PORTLAND, MAINE (AP) >> The reclusive beekeeper who co-founded Burt's Bees, and whose face and wild beard appeared on labels for the ...

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  2. Lobstermen play waiting game as early prices spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | National Fisherman

    ... coast and shed the hard shells they've been carrying all winter. And wait they must.. Read the full story at the Portland Press Herald >> Read more about Lobstermen >> March date set for disaster aid dispersal Oregon LNG project could disrupt ...

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  3. Chris Christie seeks scandal apology on - Morning Joe'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Courier News

    ... presidential candidate Chris Christie and his wife Mary Pat found Joel and Loretta Mascaro at Becky's Diner in Portland, ME, Wednesday, July 1, 2015. They have homes in Cape May Court House and Arizona and were in Maine on vacation. Republican ...

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  4. Kaye Peabody Joins Dream Local Digital as Marketing StrategistRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... and reputation management to social media and e-mail marketing. Dream Local Digital has offices in Rockland and Portland, Maine and Silicon Valley, Calif. Subscribe to the the Dream Local Digital blog to keep up with the latest trends and insights ...

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  5. Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees, dies at 80Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    ... Bees. A spokeswoman for Burtis Bees said Shavtiz died Sunday, July 5, 2015, at his home in rural Maine. He was 80. PORTLAND, MAINE (AP) >> The reclusive beekeeper who co-founded Burt's Bees, and whose face and wild beard appeared on labels for the ...

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  6. Thousands expected for Bernie Sanders in Portland tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... he'll hold a town hall-style event at the Cross Insurance Arena (formerly the Cumberland County Civic Center) in Portland at 7 p.m. The forum was moved from its originally scheduled location at the smaller Ocean Gateway due to demand, according to ...

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  7. Man Dies Instantly After Launching Fireworks Off the Top of His HeadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Boy Genius

    ... question of what happens when you launch fireworks off the top of your head: You die. You die very, very quickly. Portland, Maine-based news station WCSH 6 reports that 22-year-old Maine resident Devon Staples this past weekend was killed instantly ...

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  8. Monday video headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... COUNTY SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT. HEAD(VO) aaaN RIGHT NOW, INVESTIGATORS ARE WAITING FOR THE AUTOPSY RESULTS FOR A PORTLAND TEACHER AND HIS ELDERLY PARENTS... ERIC JORGENSEN AND HIS PARENTS, SVEND AND CAROL, WERE FOUND DEAD IN THEIR HOMES IN BOOTHBAY. NO ...

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  9. Burt's Bees co-founder Burt Shavitz dead: Maine nature-lover lived with no running waterRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... said Shavtiz died Sunday, July 5, 2015, at his home in rural Maine. He was 80. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, file) PORTLAND, Maine - Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees who co-founded the natural cosmetics company, died Sunday. He was 80. A ...

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  10. What brought you joy this week?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... way back that I could see the sun setting. I sat on a rock and watched it go down. Going to the Greek Festival in Portland with my husband. I love the Greek Festival. Many years ago, I lived and worked on the island of Crete. It was an unforgettable ...

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  11. WMTW News 8 Sunday evening HeadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... DEAD AT aHIS HOME ON MONTGOMERY ROAD. JORGENSEN WAS A SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER AT CATHERINE MC-AULEY HIGH SCHOOL IN PORTLAND. aaaN POLICE SAY THE OTHER TWO VICTIMS -- JORGENSEN'S PARENTS SVEND AND CAROL -- BOTH IN THEIR 70S -- WERE FOUND DEAD IN THEIR ...

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  12. Crews tackle big cleanup after Fourth festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Portland Public Works crews had a big job ahead of them Sunday: Cleaning up after the big party on the Eastern Prom. DAVID: THEY WILL GO TO THE TOP OF ONE WORLD TRADE CENTER ON SEPTEMBER 11. MANY PEOPLE SPENT THE DAY RELAXING FROM FOURTH OF JULY, BUT ONE GROUP WAS OUT TO CLEAN IT UP.

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  13. 3 found dead ID'd as high school teacher, parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... FOUND DEAD AT HIS HOME ON MONTGOMERY ROAD. HE WAS A SOCIAL STUDIES TEACHER AT CATHERINE MCAULEY HIGH SCHOOL IN PORTLAND. THE OTHER VICTIMS, HIS PARENTS, SVEND AND CAROL, WERE FOUND DEAD IN THEIR HOME ON LAKESIDE DRIVE. INVESTIGATORS HAVE NOT SAID ...

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  14. Saturday headlines from WMTW News 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... TEN P-M SATURDAY. WE WILL HAVE UPDATES AS SOON AS WE GET THEM ON W-M- T-W DOT COM. BEGINNING TODAY, THE CITY OF PORTLAND IS ROLLING OUT NEW TRASH BAGS. THE NEW PURPLE PAY-AS-YOU-GO BAGS COST ONE DOLLAR AND THIRTY-FIVE CENTS FOR THE FIFTEEN GALLON ...

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  15. Heywood Gallery in ArtWalk WaldoboroRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    ... private and corporate collections, and also is represented in Maine by Gifts at 136, Damariscotta; and the Portland Gallery. ArtWalk Waldoboro is an evening of fun art openings and related events taking place in the quaint village section of ...

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  16. In Portland, panhandlers cause friction amid growth of tourism, homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    Cariana Venible, who aspires to join a professional break dancing group one day, sits on Commercial Street on Tuesday, June 30, holding a sign asking for money. Buy Photo Abe Dufort walks up and down a median panhandling, which he says he spends eight hours a day doing for money Tuesday, June 30, in Portland.

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  17. Extreme athlete restarts journey across U.S. after knee injury ended hopes in 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MLive.com

    ... on bicycle, after halting in March of 2013 due to a knee injury . Nicholas began that journey in October of 2012 in Portland, Maine and now plans on finishing in Portland, Oregon; a total of some 6,300 miles. "Mentally I think I'm more prepared to ...

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  18. Climbing the ladderRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UnionLeader.com

    Bowie Baysox pitcher Terry Doyle, a graduate of Salem High School, is seventh in the Eastern League in earned run average, and will represent the Western Division in the Eastern League All-Star Game next week in Portland, Maine.

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  19. WMTW News 8 Satuday evening HeadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... HOSPITAL IN BIDDEFORD. THE RAIN NOT STOPPING THE STARS AND STRIPES SPECTACULAR FROM TAKING OVER THE EASTERN PROM IN PORTLAND! THE PATRIOTIC POP CONCERT IS SET TO BEGIN AT 7-40 AND WILL RUN UNTIL A FIREWORKS DISPLAY BEGINS AROUND 9-30 SATURDAY. ...

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  20. Bath | $2,495,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Harbor Times Soup

    Development opportunity with 3.8 park-like acres and commercial marina in R5 Waterfront Activity - 10 minutes from private jetport. Walk to historic downtown Bath and convenient to Portland .

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