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  1. Rockland council to decide whether to give green light to road, library repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 24 | Herald Gazette

    The largest remaining question for Rockland City Councilors before giving final adoption to the 2018-2019 municipal budget is whether to borrow up to $14 million to repair deteriorating roads, upgrade an aging wastewater treatment system, repair the library and establish a high-speed fiber-optic broadband network. Rockland residents approved the bond referendums in November 2016 but councilors at that time said the city would not borrow the money until other bonds were paid off to offset the additional loan repayments.

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  2. Ban the lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 17 | Capital Weekly

    In view of the serious threat of invasion now being faced by the good people of Rockland, Maine, I propose the City Council act immediately to block off Route 1 at either end to prevent cars from getting into the city. After all, they only fill up our streets and parking lots, and many of them simply drive straight to Camden.

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  3. Glenn J. SimmonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 16 | Herald Gazette

    Glenn Jeffrey Simmons passed away May 10, 2018, at Sussman House in Rockport. He passed on his 55th birthday.

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  4. Rockland council mulls whether to prune aid to downtown organizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 13 | Herald Gazette

    The Rockland City Council will consider again Wednesday evening whether to reduce or eliminate the city's annual financial support to the organization that works to keep the downtown vibrant. "I would be all in favor of simmering down what we give to Rockland Main Street," Councilor Amelia Magjik said at the council's May 8 meeting.

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  5. Hazel V. MalcolmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 9 | Capital Weekly

    Hazel Vera Malcolm, 92, died Monday, May 7, 2018, peacefully with the care of the excellent, compassionate staff at Pen Bay Medical Center, Rockport. Hazel was born in Dedham Jan. 24, 1926, to Ansel Jason Bragg and Abbie J. Allie.

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  6. Donald E. Payson Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Herald Gazette

    Donald E. Payson Jr., 68, passed away Monday, April 23, 2018, at Sussman House in Rockport after an extended illness. Born in Rockland Oct. 29, 1949, he was the son of Donald E. Sr. and Lucille R. Melvin Esancy Payson.

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  7. Respected coaches Morrill, Drinkwater earn field recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2018 | Capital Weekly

    It may not have been the nicest day of the spring, but the hearts of those that showed up were full of warmth, to see the dedication - and rededication - of the revamped Oceanside High School baseball and softball fields on Saturday, April 21. The Robert "Bob" Morrill Field, where the Mariner baseball team plays home games, and the Gene Drinkwater Field, the Mariner softball team's home, welcomed about 100 people over the course of a few hours to remember, celebrate, have a bite to eat and compete in home run derbies at the renovated Thomaston Street athletic facilities. Morrill was a coach and teacher at the former Rockland District High School and Drinkwater a coach at the middle school and high school in Rockland.

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  8. Tonya J. WalshRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2018 | Capital Weekly

    Tonya Jeanette Walsh, 57, passed away peacefully April 12, 2018, at Pen Bay Medical Center after a three-year battle with cancer. She was surrounded by her loving family.

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  9. Closer to home: Mariner baseball, softball, lacrosse now plays in RocklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | Herald Gazette

    Those who have the address to the baseball, softball and lacrosse game fields for Oceanside High School in their GPS would be wise to look into reprogramming for the coming spring seasons. After the school's teams have played its games in Thomaston since its inception in 2012, the teams now will play games in Rockland after a major overhaul to the baseball and softball fields on Thomaston Street.

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  10. South Thomaston residents enact retail pot banRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2018 | Capital Weekly

    Marijuana can be smoked in South Thomaston but if you want to buy pot when the state allows it, you will have to go elsewhere. South Thomaston residents overwhelmingly approved a ban on the retail sale of marijuana during its annual town meeting held Tuesday night, March 27 at the Gilford Butler School.

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  11. Bullying and me;Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | Capital Weekly

    I grew up in Rockland during the '70s and '80s. I attended South School, Rockland District Junior High School and graduated from Rockland District High School in 1989, nearly 30 years ago.

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  12. Coast Guard issues final statement on sinking of El FaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | Capital Weekly

    The Coast Guard released Dec. 21 the Final Action Memo regarding the loss of the S.S. El Faro and its 33 crew members during a 2015 hurricane near Crooked Island, Bahamas. Lost in that sinking during Hurricane Joaquin were 34-year-old Second Mate Danielle Randolph and 23-year-old Third Assistant Engineer Dylan Meklin, both of Rockland.

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  13. William R. McLainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | Capital Weekly

    William R. McLain, 84, formerly of Rockland, passed away peacefully Dec. 8, 2017, with his loving wife, Margaret McLain, daughters and son-in-law by his side. He was born April 3, 1933, in Rockland.

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  14. Garver continues field hockey success at WPIRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    Isabella Garver was a standout field hockey player for Rockland District and Oceanside high schools - and continued to impress on the pitch at the collegiate level the past four years at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Despite an injury that led to her missing several midseason games, Garver was a factor in every game during her senior campaign as she helped lead the Engineers to a 10-6 season.

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  15. Tiger, Buc pride on display in Mitchell-Stinson gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | Capital Weekly

    The rivalry between Georges Valley and Rockland District high schools - for at least one night - was renewed on the hardwood on Wednesday, Nov. 22 as many began their holiday weekend a day early at the third annual Nathan Mitchell-William "Billy" Stinson Jr. Memorial Alumni Basketball Games. Many former Tigers and Buccaneers - along with former Oceanside High School Mariners - were in action in the games held at Oceanside Middle School, which is the former GVHS building, to reconnect with old friends - and honor two others.

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  16. Carpenter named Community Person of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    Don Carpenter was named the Community Person of the Year during the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce Year in Review Awards Gala Nov. 4. The honor is awarded annually to an individual who, through his or her professional and civic deeds, has greatly enhanced the quality of life in the community. This individual is a local resident who has demonstrated community leadership, has been involved with the betterment of the community for at least five years, and is credited with more then one area of community service.

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  17. If the rockets are coming to the South EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    I saw a remarkable item at Walmart the other day, located on a rack in the sporting and hunting goods section. Resembling a small baseball bat, it seems impossible for this fiendish device to have any other purpose than the most obvious.

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  18. The death of Lucy FarnsworthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    It's a blustery gray autumn day and the car ripping through space and time, coupled with the seasonal wind, kicks the leaves up into a frenzy. Here and there as I was driving through town I could see pumpkins and Jack-O-Lanterns and get a feel for the time of year.

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  19. Community recounts fond memories of 'Coach Maz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    Ed Mazurek, who served his community in a myriad of roles over the past five decades, is being remembered primarily as a teacher. Mazurek came to Rockland with his family in 1975 to take jobs as a social studies teacher and head football coach at Rockland District High School.

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  20. El Faro owner blamed for loss of cargo ship, crew of 33Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | Capital Weekly

    A long-awaited report by the U.S. Coast Guard has concluded that the owner of the cargo ship El Faro failed on many fronts that ultimately led to the loss of the vessel and its 33 crew members two years ago in what was one of the worst maritime disasters in U.S. history. Lost in that sinking off the Bahamas during Hurricane Joaquin were 34-year-old Danielle Randolph and 23-year-old Dylan Meklin, both of Rockland.

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