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Bangor Daily News
Orrington fire chief says town manager fired him in retaliationORRINGTON, Maine — Former Fire Chief Mike Spencer has filed a complaint with th
Orrington fire chief says town manager fired him in retaliation
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 hours ago
ORRINGTON, Maine — Former Fire Chief Mike Spencer has filed a complaint with the Maine Human Rights Commission alleging he was fired in retaliation for concerns he expressed to the town manager about adequate ambulance personnel coverage and for an... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Orrington fire chief appeals termination, seeks public hearingORRINGTON, Maine — Former Fire Chief Mike Spencer has appealed his termination
Orrington fire chief appeals termination, seeks public hearing
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 hours ago
ORRINGTON, Maine — Former Fire Chief Mike Spencer has appealed his termination by Town Manager Paul White and asked the Board of Selectmen to hold a hearing about his firing in public, according to town attorney Edmond Bearor of Bangor. Bearor said... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man accused of threatening Bangor cab driver with a gun indictedtrafficking of scheduled drugs, aggravated unlawful operation of a methamphetam
Man accused of threatening Bangor cab driver with a gun indicted
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
trafficking of scheduled drugs, aggravated unlawful operation of a methamphetamine laboratory. Melissa LaCasse, 34, Orrington, failure to appear, violation of condition of release. Richard B. MacDonald III, 38, Millinocket, theft by... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Orrington residents voice frustration about fired fire chiefORRINGTON, Maine — A group of residents upset about the firing of the town’s fi
Orrington residents voice frustration about fired fire chief
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
ORRINGTON, Maine — A group of residents upset about the firing of the town’s fire chief, filled the Selectmen’s meeting on Monday hoping to talk to the board but were shut down before the discussion began. The town’s attorney, Edmond Bearor of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine fans ready for Patriots, Brady to move on after ‘Deflategate’CBA [Collective Bargaining Agreement] and not science or evidence,” said longti
Maine fans ready for Patriots, Brady to move on after ‘Deflategate’
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
CBA [Collective Bargaining Agreement] and not science or evidence,” said longtime Bangor radio personality George Hale of Orrington. “Goodell said he had power under the agreement and the court agreed.” “Unfortunate,” is how Aaron Jackson,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Corinth man dies in Saturday collisionthe junction of Hudson and Puddledock roads, Hashey said. Brown was driving eas
Corinth man dies in Saturday collision
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
the junction of Hudson and Puddledock roads, Hashey said. Brown was driving east on Hudson Road, and Alicia Himes, 19, of Orrington was driving south on Puddledock Road, which has a stop sign at its junction with Hudson Road, the trooper... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangoreans made big profits shipping rum, coal, wood during WWIshipbuilding in the Bangor area would occur briefly. In 1918 and 1919, three sc
Bangoreans made big profits shipping rum, coal, wood during WWI
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
shipbuilding in the Bangor area would occur briefly. In 1918 and 1919, three schooners were launched, one each in Brewer, Orrington and Bangor. They were among the 100 or so wooden, three- and four-mast vessels built along the Maine coast between... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Milo residents opt to go with MRC for solid waste disposalsolid waste disposal starting in 2018 instead of continuing a partnership with
Milo residents opt to go with MRC for solid waste disposal
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
solid waste disposal starting in 2018 instead of continuing a partnership with the Penobscot Energy Recovery Company in Orrington. A motion to go with the MRC option over PERC was passed by a count of 17-1. The MRC, which is made up of 187... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: Janus stages streamlined 'Hamlet'of the black male experience in Evanston takes place at 4 p.m. Saturday, April
Theater events: Janus stages streamlined 'Hamlet'
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
of the black male experience in Evanston takes place at 4 p.m. Saturday, April 23, at the Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Ave., Evanston. A panel discussion about youth stereotyping and criminalization takes place at 6 p.m. Monday, April... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
PERC’s claimed deal for commercial trash is latest salvo in Maine waste warORRINGTON, Maine — The majority owner of the Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. says
PERC’s claimed deal for commercial trash is latest salvo in Maine waste war
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
ORRINGTON, Maine — The majority owner of the Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. says it has struck an agreement with Casella Waste Systems to deliver commercial waste from around the region to its incinerator in Orrington. Bob Knudsen, vice president of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Theater events: 'In the Heat of the Night' closes Shattered Globe's seasonabout people wrongly sentenced to death, takes place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 1
Theater events: 'In the Heat of the Night' closes Shattered Globe's season
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
about people wrongly sentenced to death, takes place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 19, at the Evanston Public Library, 1703 Orrington Ave., Evanston. A panel discussion on mercy and the criminal justice system takes place at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Former John Bapst goalie earns spot at Finnish coaching campSam Lander of Orrington has a passion for goaltending. He carved out a nice ca
Former John Bapst goalie earns spot at Finnish coaching camp
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
Sam Lander of Orrington has a passion for goaltending. He carved out a nice career on the ice and between the pipes at John Bapst High School in Bangor, and now he would love to teach the position. The 19-year-old recently found out he will receive... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
South Thomaston voters back Fiberight for waste disposalinto a contract with ecomaine of Portland. The towns currently send their wast
South Thomaston voters back Fiberight for waste disposal
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
into a contract with ecomaine of Portland. The towns currently send their waste to the Penobscot Energy Recovery Co. in Orrington, but remaining with PERC is not supported locally. John Spear, a former selectman and town administrator, urged... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Early morning fire damages Orrington homeORRINGTON, Maine — A home on Dow Road was damaged by an early morning fire Mond
Early morning fire damages Orrington home
Bangor Daily News / Posted a month ago
ORRINGTON, Maine — A home on Dow Road was damaged by an early morning fire Monday, according to the Orrington fire chief. Crews from five towns were called to the two-story residence around 1:36 a.m. Monday, according to Orrington fire Chief Michael... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Firefighters quickly contain early morning Orrington fireORRINGTON, MAINE - (NEWS CENTER) - Working smoke detectors are to thank for sav
Firefighters quickly contain early morning Orrington fire
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 1 months ago
ORRINGTON, MAINE - (NEWS CENTER) - Working smoke detectors are to thank for saving a mother and daughter from an early morning fire in Orrington Monday, investigators said. The fire was reported around 1:30 a.m. Monday with reports of smoke coming... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Planners claim state forced them to approve I-395 connector projectfor the region, $12 million has been set aside for BACTS for projects in Bangor
Planners claim state forced them to approve I-395 connector project
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
for the region, $12 million has been set aside for BACTS for projects in Bangor, Brewer, Hampden, Holden, Orono, Old Town, Orrington and Penobscot County, among others. The remaining $45 million is for Maine DOT projects in the same region. “This... Read more

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