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  1. One injured in Route 1 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Capital Weekly

    A Rockland man was injured Saturday evening when his truck lurched forward into oncoming Route 1 traffic near the Rockland/Thomaston line and was struck by a car. Mark Harding, 43, was taken by Rockland ambulance to Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport with a complaint of head and neck pain, according to Rockland Police Sgt.

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  2. John Street church supper season resumes March 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Capital Weekly

    After being closed during January and February, it's March and time for the planners, cooks and servers at the John Street United Methodist Church, 98 John St., to return to the kitchen and dining room to prepare for their popular public supper. Diners will be welcomed for the season opener supper on Saturday, March 4, to be served at 5:30 p.m. These suppers were first served in both the Camden and the Rockport Methodist churches at least 60 years ago.

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  3. Barbara A. ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Capital Weekly

    Barbara Ann Patnode Thompson, 88, passed away peacefully Feb. 22, 2017, at Sussman House in Rockport, surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 26, 1928, in Boston.

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  4. Camden adopts 180-day moratorium on marijuana shops, social clubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Capital Weekly

    While more than one speaker questioned the need for a moratorium in Camden on marijuana shops and social clubs, when state rules are not due for nearly a year, the measure passed during a special town meeting Feb. 21 by a vote of 17 to 14. "If someone came in to Camden now, and applied for a permit there are no grounds to turn them down," Town Attorney Bill Kelly said. He said the moratorium would protect Camden from businesses taking actions that could later be viewed as establishing vested rights.

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  5. Seth A. RichardsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Capital Weekly

    Seth A. Richardson, 60, passed away following a sudden illness Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, at Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. Born Aug. 22, 1956, in Laconia, N.H., he was the son of Allan H., Jr. and Joy K Richardson.

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  6. Rockport home may be demolished for future library parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Capital Weekly

    Alex Armentrout announced before the Rockport Select Board Feb. 15 that he and members of a citizen group have engaged in a six-month contract to buy a home at 3 Limerock St., next to the Rockport Public Library, which he said could be used to provide parking for a new library. He said the group's intention is to raise money to purchase the home through fundraising, and then deed it to the town of Rockport to provide additional space for parking and expansion should a new library be built at the 1 Limerock St. location.

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  7. Poetry Out Loud regional, take twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Capital Weekly

    Students from Medomak Valley High School in Waldoboro; Camden Hills Regional High School in Rockport; and Searsport District High School will gather with their peers from 16 other high schools for the Poetry Out Loud Northern Maine Regional Final Monday, Feb. 27, at the Hampden Academy Performing Arts Center. There will be three rounds of recitation, judged by a four-person panel.

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  8. Windjammers end up fit to be tied in competitive affairRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Capital Weekly

    While the Camden Hills ice hockey team would rather have come away with a win over Houlton/Hodgdon/Southern Aroostook/Katahdin on Saturday, Feb. 4 at Midcoast Recreation Center in Rockport, a tie for a team scraping for every Heal Point it can collect to get back into the playoff picture is the next best thing. The Windjammers netted a late goal and their defense stood tall in the overtime period as the squads battled to a 2-2 tie.

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  9. Egan offers artist's talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Capital Weekly

    Rockport-based artist, writer and elder caregiver Maureen Egan will share her work and new book, "The Light From Here: A Breast Cancer Story," Saturday, Feb. 11, at 4 p.m. at the downtown Camden Public Library. Egan is fascinated by how humans adapt, regroup and grow in adversity - and especially in how creativity and openness influence the process.

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  10. Janis C. Lawson noticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Capital Weekly

    Janis Carol Lawson, 79, passed away Jan. 31,2017, at Sussman House in Rockport. The family has chosen to honor her life privately.

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  11. Pedestrian hit in Rockland crosswalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Capital Weekly

    A Rockland woman was injured Thursday night, Feb. 2 when she was struck by a car while in a crosswalk. Kay Waseleski, 62, was walking west in a crosswalk on North Main Street in front of Crossroads Market when she was struck by by a 1998 Subaru Forester driven by 53-year-old Gary White of Camden, according to Rockland police.

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  12. 'Larry Legend' in wood: Sculpture Moro helps Bird fly in MidcoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Capital Weekly

    Boston Celtic legend Larry Bird has a new home in the Midcoast; well, not exactly the real basketball Hall-of-Famer, but a remarkable wooden likeness of him, thanks to Rockport artist Jon Moro. Moro's latest sports-related sculpture is none other than Bird, considered by many as one of the top-10 players in National Basketball Association history.

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  13. Archaeologist to detail Conway House investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Capital Weekly

    An archaeologist will speak about his investigation of the Camden-Rockport Historical Society's Conway House Sunday, Feb. 12, at 2 p.m. at Camden Public Library. Harbour Mitchell investigation of the Conway House homestead, located on the Camden-Rockport Historical Society's property, in Rockport.

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  14. Camden Farmers Market to move to Washington StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Capital Weekly

    Camden Farmers Market President Mike Bahner confirmed Feb. 1 that the market's new home will be 116 Washington St., a town-owned property bordered by the Riverwalk and Megunticook River, which was formerly the Apollo Tannery property. While the t's haven't been crossed, and the i's have yet to be dotted on a written agreement with the town of Camden, the decision has been made by the membership, according to Bahner.

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  15. Since the election, Courier Publications has received plenty of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Capital Weekly

    Since the election, Courier Publications has received plenty of reader questions on the legal status of marijuana. Didn't voters approve legalization of recreational marijuana? Why, then, were people still getting into trouble for possessing the drug and growing pot plants? We looked into the new law and came up with some answers.

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  16. Moonlight snowshoe tour at Aldermere FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | Capital Weekly

    Friday, Feb. 10, Maine Coast Heritage Trust invites the public to a Moonlight Snowshoe Tour at 6 p.m. at Aldermere Farm in Rockport. Attendees will be led along trails that skirt around Lily Pond through large open pastures and woods.

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  17. Claiming the color of - Light'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Capital Weekly

    It has taken a journey of many years - one she will share Saturday afternoon, Feb. 11, at Camden Public Library - but Maureen Egan is secure in her role of artist. That and her others - wife, mother, caregiver, gardener and nature-lover - come together in "The Light From Here: A Breast Cancer Story," a book that combines her paintings and essays.

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  18. Midcoast art in one-weekend - Nude'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Capital Weekly

    Several local artists have work in "What's Nude in Boothbay Harbor? A Celebration of the Human Form," a show of paintings, paper work, photography and sculpture that opens with a 5 to 8 p.m. reception Friday, Feb. 10, at Studio 53, 53 Townsend Ave. The show, co-sponsored by the Boothbay Harbor Region Chamber of Commerce and Studio 53 Fine Art, runs Friday through Sunday, Feb. 12. More than 40 artists from Maine and the rest of New England will exhibit their artistic interpretations of the beauty and shape of the human form. The show offers a wide range of approaches representing the human body through realism, surrealism, impressionism, abstraction and technology.

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  19. Vada M. RackliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Capital Weekly

    Vada M. Rackliff, 99 and 1/2, left planet earth Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, straight into the arms of her Savior, Jesus Christ, and her new home, heaven. She was surrounded by her family and loved ones at Windward Gardens in Camden.

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  20. Quick start, strong defense leads Medomak 7th-graders past GSB for crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | Capital Weekly

    Defensive intensity - along with a lightning-quick start - helped pave the way for the Medomak Middle School boys seventh-grade basketball team being able to realize its championship quest on Saturday morning, Jan. 28 at Troy Howard Middle School. The No.

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