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Bangor Daily News
Aging midcoast high school may get controversial faceliftBELFAST, Maine — Regional School Unit 71 directors are leaning toward doing a $
Aging midcoast high school may get controversial facelift
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 hours ago
BELFAST, Maine — Regional School Unit 71 directors are leaning toward doing a $10 million facelift on Belfast Area High School, but some troubled taxpayers feel the plan they call too expensive and too ambitious is being rushed through too... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Second candidate enters Rockland school board racerepresent Rockland on the regional school board. Gerald Weinand is seeking one
Second candidate enters Rockland school board race
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
represent Rockland on the regional school board. Gerald Weinand is seeking one of Rockland’s two three-year seats on the Regional School Unit 13 Board. Board Chair Steve Roberts, who represents Rockland, is seeking re-election. Weinand, an... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
November vote planned to block Dollar General construction in ThomastonRiver, where the prison was located until its demolition in 2002. The town agr
November vote planned to block Dollar General construction in Thomaston
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
River, where the prison was located until its demolition in 2002. The town agreed in June to close the school as sought by Regional School Unit 13. Residents, however, also have to vote to accept the school. RSU 13 Business Manager Peter Orne said... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rockland-area educators criticize decision not to offer foreign languageslists their ancestry as French or French-Canadian. The language is an essential
Rockland-area educators criticize decision not to offer foreign languages
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
lists their ancestry as French or French-Canadian. The language is an essential part of our history and heritage.” Regional School Unit 13 Superintendent John McDonald said last week that foreign languages are being eliminated only for... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rockland property tax rate ticks up 2.5 percentassessed at $150,000 can expect to pay an additional $78 in taxes, up from $3,1
Rockland property tax rate ticks up 2.5 percent
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
assessed at $150,000 can expect to pay an additional $78 in taxes, up from $3,180 to $3,258. The amount of money going to Regional School Unit 13 accounts for a majority of the property taxes in Rockland. Of the $16.9 million that Rockland will be... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rockland mayor to forgo re-election bidof his second term. Story continues below advertisement. On the school board
Rockland mayor to forgo re-election bid
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
of his second term. Story continues below advertisement. On the school board side of the municipal election, incumbent Regional School Unit 13 board Chairman Steve Roberts took out papers last week for re-election. There are three RSU 13 seats... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rockland school board member resignsthe opportunity came to buy this property. Butler said he will remain involved
Rockland school board member resigns
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
the opportunity came to buy this property. Butler said he will remain involved in the schools. South Thomaston is part of Regional School Unit 13 with Rockland, Thomaston, Owls Head and Cushing. Story continues below advertisement. Butler said... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rockland high school undergoes major repairsadvertisement. Renovations and upgrades at the high school are part of an over
Rockland high school undergoes major repairs
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
advertisement. Renovations and upgrades at the high school are part of an overall $8.1 million worth of work throughout Regional School Unit 13, which serves the communities of Rockland, Thomaston, South Thomaston, Owls Head and Cushing.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Race for Rockland council, school board seats ready to startMacLellan-Ruf did not immediately respond to phone and email messages left for
Race for Rockland council, school board seats ready to start
Bangor Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
MacLellan-Ruf did not immediately respond to phone and email messages left for her Monday. Two Rockland seats on the Regional School Unit 13 Board also are up for election. Those seats currently are held by Chairman Steve Roberts and member... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Rockland principal leaving for new jobthe start of the school year. Lynsey Ward has submitted her resignation as pri
Rockland principal leaving for new job
Bangor Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
the start of the school year. Lynsey Ward has submitted her resignation as principal of South Elementary School. The Regional School Unit 13 Board will formally receive the resignation at its Thursday evening meeting. Ward has been principal... Read more

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