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  1. Maine football fans revel in judge's ruling to lift Brady suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    Thursday's decision by U.S. District Judge Richard M. Berman to vacate a four-game suspension imposed on New England Patriots All-Pro quarterback Tom Brady by the National Football League was welcome news for many eastern Maine football fans. The 40-page ruling said NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell handed out "his own brand of industrial justice" and pointed out a handful of legal deficiencies in the league's handling of the situation.

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  2. Is there opportunity for Maine in climate change?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    One of Maine's leading experts in climate change will moderate a discussion in November on developing "a positive vision" to leverage climate change. "Climate Change and Our Economy: A Positive Vision for Maine in an Era of Rapid Climate Change," will be held at the Strand Theatre in Rockland.

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  3. Maine trio pays dearly for trip to LawrenceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    Three people from Maine who admitted they drove to Lawrence Monday afternoon to buy drugs ended up paying a steep price for their excursion, police said. Officer Gary Yancey was patrolling Storrow and Marston streets at 4:50 p.m. when he encountered a GMC pickup truck with a Maine plate.

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  4. Turnpike crash in Biddeford area expected to cause minor delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    The Maine Turnpike Authority is advising motorists that a motor vehicle crash that occurred shortly before 4 p.m. in the northbound lanes between Exit 32 in Biddeford and Exit 33 in Saco likely will result in minor travel delays.

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  5. Religion and faithRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... at www.harvestofpraisecog.com . All movies at Harvest of Praise Church of God are free and open to the public. ELIOT, Maine - Sunday Worship Service at 10 a.m., First Congregational Church, of Eliot, UCC welcomes all, no matter where they are on ...

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  6. How to help a new employee feel welcome on the first dayRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... welcome and taken care of is a happy one. Happy employees result in a productive and successful workplace. Deb thinks Maine is a great place to do business and loves telling the stories of Mainers proving that it can be done! An entrepreneur at ...

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  7. Eco House Tour Scheduled for October 3rdRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... Resources Committee while representing portions of MDI in the legislature. He also is a former Executive Director of Maine Audubon. The buildings will include the Kathryn W. Davis Student Residences at College of the Atlantic, one of IHT's energy ...

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  8. Scarborough moves to limit parking at beach, tables proposal to ban undressingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... (the Bayview parking) means a huge deal to me," Beliveau said. "This ordinance really stinks to me as being very un-Maine in its scope and content." Police Chief Robbie said no noise complaints have been filed so far in 2015 during the 6-7 a.m. ...

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  9. Community coalitions are the change makers in substance abuse preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    This week I've begun a transition professionally as I prepare to end my current role as Substance Abuse and Tobacco Prevention Manager at Healthy Androscoggin and begin my new role as the Director of Operations at AdCare Educational Institute of Maine, Inc. As transitions in life tend to go, they bring up a period of reflection. I have worked as a substance abuse prevention professional at Healthy Androscoggin for the past 5 1/2 years.

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  10. Riverview doesn't need to be split in half to be fixedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... based on their illness and behavior, not what they did to get to Riverview," Jenna Mehnert, executive director of NAMI-Maine, told the BDN. There is a perception that all forensic patients are violent and dangerous to staff and one another, which is ...

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  11. 5 Things To Do This Weekend, Sept. 4-6: Get it while the getting's goodRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... party at Flask Lounge featuring DJs Jamie O'Sullivan and Siddharta. That night there's also a reggae concert at the Maine State Pier with Damian Marley, Stephen Marley, Morgan Heritage and more, there's guitarist Jonny A at One Longfellow Square, ...

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  12. Cindy's latest Boston-area weather forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | TheBostonChannel.com

    ... AND WE ARE TALKING ABOUT MODERATE DROUGHT CONDITIONS ACROSS PARTS OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND FROM THE COAST OF SOUTHERN MAINE DOWN TO NEW HAMPSHIRE AND PARTS OF COASTAL CONNECTICUT. A LITTLE CLOSER TO THE GREATER BOSTON AREA, MANY OF US ABNORMALLY DRY ...

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  13. Time, tide and winter wait for no oneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    It is said that time and tides wait for no man. I would like to amend that to time, tides and northern Maine winters.

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  14. Vintage motorcycles rumble into Owls Head this weekend, Sept. 5 and Sept. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... raffles, with prizes including a Cancun vacation, weekend getaway packages, a special racing package for 12 adults at Maine Indoor Karting and more. A short live auction will be headlined by a CedarWorks Frolic 21 play set. Music by Wavelength ...

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  15. Old photo album a visit down memory laneRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... years, Amalia (Steeves) Clukey and her husband, Guy. As the only girl among the six Steeves children who had come to Maine from New Brunswick in spring 1911 with parents Harry and Thressa, Amalia was easy to pick out. My mother remembered many of ...

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  16. Blueberry workers, Maine harvesters settle mistreatment suitRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... helps people who can't afford an attorney, pursued the case through a special unit focused on agricultural workers in Maine. Guare said the allegations his clients made and filed as part of the 300-page complaint "were some of the most serious we've ...

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  17. Revolutionary Talk at Southwest Harbor Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... and the way gender has taken shape in different historical periods. Alex Myers was born and raised in Paris, Maine. He grew up as a girl, Alice, and came out as transgender and in 1995, at age 17, began living as a male. Alex was the first openly ...

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  18. 'The Nite Show' host Danny Cashman reflects on show's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... talk show we try to bring to our local version. a We're trying to bring a piece of New York or Los Angeles to Maine," Cashman said. "The Nite Show" has hosted guests such as "Weird Al" Yankovic and Count von Count from "Sesame Street," which Cashman ...

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  19. A new Maine manufacturing strategy could turn plants into productsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    To paraphrase Mark Twain, the reports of the death of Maine manufacturing have been greatly exaggerated. Yes, several Maine mills have closed and pulp and paper production statewide has declined.

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  20. Leon Gorman, longtime leader of LL Bean, dies at age 80Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... U.S. Sen. Susan Collins released this statement Thursday: "Leon Gorman was a great American who loved the state of Maine and built an iconic brand in L.L. Bean. His visionary leadership of the company created thousands of good jobs for Mainers." ...

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