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  1. Hike-a-Thon to Support the Georges Highland PathRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Join the Georges River Land Trust for its second annual Georges Highland Path Hike-A-Thon on Saturday, September 19, 2015, to support the maintenance and future expansion of the 50+ mile Georges Highland Path trail network. This fundraising hike will take place on the newest section of the Georges Highland Path on the Thomaston Town Forest trail in Thomaston, showing off the beauty of the Oyster River and the Georges River watershed.

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  2. Huge Unreserved Coin Auction at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on September 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Bangor Daily News

    THOMASTON, ME: On Sunday, September 13 at 10:00 a.m., Thomaston Place Auction Galleries will present a special, unreserved auction of over 1,100 lots of rare coins and currency sourced from fine private collections and Midcoast Maine estates. Owner and auctioneer Kaja Veilleux said: "Given the breadth of great material in this sale, this is the perfect buying opportunity for both advanced and novice collectors.

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  3. Thomaston worried by Rockland effort on school withdrawalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Bangor Daily News

    A looming referendum in Rockland on whether the city should start the process of withdrawing from the regional school district is worrying neighboring Thomaston. Thomaston selectmen held a closed-door session Monday evening with town attorney Paul Gibbons to discuss strategies in response to the possible withdrawal of Rockland.

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  4. Contractors sue Rockland ferry for harrowing bay crossingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Bangor Daily News

    High waves caused a cement truck to shift on deck and tip onto its side as it was being ferried aboard the private commercial vessel Island Transporter from Rockland to North Haven on Thursday, Dec. 11. Despite listing considerably, the ferry succeeded in completing the crossing without any injuries, according to the U.S. Coast Guard in Rockland. High waves caused a cement truck to shift on deck and tip onto its side as it was being ferried aboard the private commercial vessel Island Transporter from Rockland to North Haven on Thursday, Dec. 11. Despite listing considerably, the ferry succeeded in completing the crossing without any injuries, according to the U.S. Coast Guard in Rockland.

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  5. How's Your Guest-pitality?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Bangor Daily News

    Summer is guest season for lots of us in Maine, and just as likely we're guests of someone else when we hit the road. We've all seen it from both ends - being guests, and hosting guests - and over the years I've been compiling mental notes on how to be a very good guest, whether it's for a single dinner or for a long weekend.

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  6. Trekkers' Autumn Auction on October 17 - "Your Bids Support Kids"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Bangor Daily News

    Trekkers' 5th Annual Autumn Auction will take place on Saturday, October 17, at the Owls Head Transportation Museum. This year's auction will include many unique items, including African photo safari packages; a ride in a 1933 Waco biplane; pizza/pasta parties; and gift certificates for golf, getaways, services, seafood; along with other items to help get your holiday shopping off to an early start.

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  7. Despite being nearby, midcoast school districts are worlds apartRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Bangor Daily News

    Regional School District 13 and the Camden-area schools are adjacent school systems, but they are many more miles apart when it comes to the performance of their students. The median household income of Camden is $51,099, whereas Rockland households have a median income of $36,403.

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  8. Wicked Good Maine Art Featured at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on August 29 & 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Bangor Daily News

    Watercolor and ink on paper painting by Andrew Wyeth, one of 189 fine works by Maine artists to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Summer 2015 Fine Art & Antiques Auction on August 29 & 30 Oil on canvas painting by Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot to be offered at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on August 29 & 30 Copper and zinc weathervane in the form of a merino ram, one of many fine pieces of folk art to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on August 29 & 30 Circa 1863 A. Rogers Civil War field drum, to be sold at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries on August 29 & 30 THOMASTON, ME: The largest selection of artwork created by Maine artists ever presented at a single venue will be featured at Thomaston Place Auction Galleries' summer sale on August 29 and 30, encompassing 189 works by 101 artists.

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  9. Lawmakers decide not to broaden LePage investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Bangor Daily News

    The Legislature's Government Oversight Committee has delayed a decision on a request to expand the panel's probe into Gov. Paul LePage's threat to cut off funding to the Good Will-Hinckley organization after it hired Maine House Speaker Mark Eves as its president. Three lawmakers asked that reports about LePage forcing the president of the World Acadian Congress to resign be investigated as well.

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  10. Voters approve Rockland area school budget on second tryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    The second time was the charm as residents approved Tuesday a $25.2 million budget for Regional School Unit 13. The 2015-2016 budget was approved 341-295 throughout the district. Four towns supported the budget while Cushing residents narrowly rejected the package.

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  11. Rockland to hold vote on possible school district withdrawalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Rockland voters will get to say in November whether they want to begin the process of withdrawing from the regional school district. Petitioners turned in sufficient signatures to force the Nov. 3 ballot question, Rockland City Clerk Stuart Sylvester said Tuesday.

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  12. World-class artist celebrates Maine roots in tiny Port Clyde villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Bangor Daily News

    Barbara Ernst PreyA''s show, "Re/Viewing the American LandscapeA'," will be on exhibit through Sept. 20, 2015 at Blue Water Fine Arts on Main Street in Port Clyde.

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  13. Most St. George students to remain with Rockland-area high schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ST. GEORGE, Maine - More than three quarters of the high school students from St. George will continue to attend Rockland-area high schools even though the town has separated from the district. Of the 78 high school-age students in St. George, 60 are expected to attend one of two Oceanside high schools in Regional School Unit 13, according to St. George Superintendent Michael Felton.

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  14. Two Old Cops Telling TalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Bangor Daily News

    Join John Ford, Sr., retired Maine Game Warden, and Mark Nickerson, retired Maine State Trooper at the Palermo Community Library on Friday, August 21, at 6:30 p.m., as they tell tales from their popular books of law enforcement "back in the day". Ford and Nickerson regale audiences in Maine and beyond with their hilarious stories of law enforcement from their best-selling books.

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  15. Alice E. "Nanny" EstesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Bangor Daily News

    Alice E. "Nanny" Estes, 92, died peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at the Knox Center in Rockland, Sunday, August 2, 2015. With the assistance of her family, Nanny enjoyed the independence of living in her own home until July of this year.

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  16. Drug convict says marijuana wasn't on his land, seeks new trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Bangor Daily News

    Malcolm French, convicted last year in federal court of growing marijuana in LaGrange and Township 37 , is seeking a new trial, arguing that the LaGrange plot was not actually on land he owned but on adjacent land. Information in a typewritten anonymous note discovered in March by French's son, Thomas French, in the truck weighing station in the family business in LaGrange led to the motion, according to attorney Thomas Hallett of Portland.

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  17. Cabot Exhibit + Opening in RocklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Photographer Louis W. Cabot is exhibiting canvas prints of his photographs of the Maine coast at Archipelago Fine Arts Gallery in Rockland from Saturday, August 15 through Monday, September 7, with an opening reception with the photographer on August 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. All proceeds from the exhibition will benefit the Island Institute's Island Fellows program. Louis W. Cabot has been a prolific amateur photographer for over 75 years.

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  18. Artists Announced for Wet Paint on the WeskeagRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    The Kelpie Gallery in South Thomaston announces the 27 artists selected to participate in the 2nd Annual Wet Paint on the Weskeag! event to benefit the Georges River Land Trust. The artists will paint at various sites along the Weskeag River estuary and marsh on Saturday, August 15. The works will be on display at The Kelpie Gallery on Sunday, August 16 and will be auctioned off that evening with the proceeds from the sales split 50/50 between the artists and the GRLT.

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  19. Second Annual Art Auction to Benefit Land TrustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    What began last year as an innovative idea with only a few weeks to pull off has blossomed into an annual fundraising event celebrating the beauty of the Weskeag region through art. The Kelpie Gallery of South Thomaston will present the second annual Wet Paint on the 'Weskeag plein air art auction on Sunday, August 16. Proceeds from the sale of 'wet' art will benefit the artists and Georges River Land Trust's conservation programs.

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  20. Thomaston Place Auction Galleries Annual Unreserved Coin AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    This exciting sale will begin at 10:00 a.m., and it will feature over 1,100 lots of coins from private collections and local hoards. All lots can be viewed at www.thomastonauction.com.

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