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Bangor Daily News
Belfast becomes latest city to ban plastic bags, polystyreneMaine have either banned or taxed single-use plastic bags, including Portland,
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
Maine have either banned or taxed single-use plastic bags, including Portland, South Portland, Brunswick, Topsham, Windham, Saco, Falmouth, York, Kennebunk and Freeport. Belfast appears to be the most northerly Maine community to take... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Portland veterans health center approved for major expansionthat there are as many as 20,000 veterans in Greater Portland, but currently se
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
that there are as many as 20,000 veterans in Greater Portland, but currently serves only 8,000 to 9,000 at its clinics in Saco and Portland. The new clinic will include same-day primary and mental health services, but not emergency care, Lilly... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Husband of woman killed in Saco Shaw’s files wrongful death lawsuitThe husband of the woman killed two years ago in the ice cream aisle of the Sha
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
The husband of the woman killed two years ago in the ice cream aisle of the Shaw’s supermarket in Saco has filed a wrongful death lawsuit in federal court in Portland alleging the company needs to do more to protect customers. MacCalister, now 33,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Husband of woman killed in Saco Shaw’s files wrongful death lawsuitThe husband of the woman killed two years ago in the ice cream aisle of the Sha
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
The husband of the woman killed two years ago in the ice cream aisle of the Shaw’s Supermarket in Saco has filed a wrongful death lawsuit in federal court in Portland alleging the company needs to do more to protect customers. Wendy Boudreau, 59, of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Saco developers wants to capitalize on ‘micro-apartments’ trendFollowing a growing housing trend, developer Saco Island West, LLC is proposing
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Following a growing housing trend, developer Saco Island West, LLC is proposing a project that would include 22 “micro-apartments” above the Run of the Mill Brew Pub in a former mill building. The developers plan to create commercial space on the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Mental health centers are calling the cops on their own juvenile patientstowns with residential treatment centers, however, police are sometimes called
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
towns with residential treatment centers, however, police are sometimes called to the facility many times in a shift. The Saco police chief recalled once responding to Sweetser’s campus there six times in 48 hours. And on many of these calls... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Modelling predicts dire consequences for all wetlands within 80 yearsmore vulnerable to sea level rise than we previously thought." Photo: Dr Jose
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
more vulnerable to sea level rise than we previously thought." Photo: Dr Jose Rodriguez and Associate Professor Patricia Saco have developed a new model to track how sea levels will rise through wetlands. (ABC News: Kerrin Thomas) "When we build... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
"It's like the lead attacked anything that was good:" mother shares son's story of lead poisoningSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A Saco mother believes her son's autism diagnosis
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 8 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A Saco mother believes her son's autism diagnosis came from his previously diagnosed lead poisoning. Kristy Scamman says her three-year-old son, Cooper, now has a lead level of seven micrograms per deciliter of blood. In... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
"It's like the lead attacked anything that was good:" mother shares son's story of lead poisoningSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A Saco mother believes her son's autism diagnosis
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 8 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A Saco mother believes her son's autism diagnosis came from his previously diagnosed lead poisoning. Kristy Scamman says her three-year-old son, Cooper, now has a lead level of seven micrograms per deciliter of blood. In... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Seven rescued from ocean after boat sinks off Biddefordaccording to the Portland Press Herald. The 25-foot boat sank off Biddeford Po
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
according to the Portland Press Herald. The 25-foot boat sank off Biddeford Pool, a tidal pool at the mouth of the Saco River. Biddeford police received a distress call from the operator of the boat, reporting he had lost power and that the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Family of seven rescued from sinking boat in Biddefordsaid they initially spotted the family when they arrived and then lost sight of
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
said they initially spotted the family when they arrived and then lost sight of them briefly. Marine units from Saco and Scarborough assisted the Biddeford Fire and Police Departments in rescuing everyone. All seven family members were... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Family of seven rescued from sinking boat in Biddefordsaid they initially spotted the family when they arrived and then lost sight of
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 days ago
said they initially spotted the family when they arrived and then lost sight of them briefly. Marine units from Saco and Scarborough assisted the Biddeford Fire and Police Departments in rescuing everyone. All seven family members were... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man in critical condition after Buxton shootingcondition and another is being questioned after a shooting early Sunday morning
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
condition and another is being questioned after a shooting early Sunday morning on Old Orchard Road in Buxton. Buxton and Saco police responded to Old Orchard Road around 2:35 a.m. Sunday after a report of shots fired, according to Buxton police... Read more
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Lowell Sun
GXT Green Inc. marks 5 million eco-grade bags distributed by Roche Bros.said. The company has seen a spike in sales because of talk about banning plast
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
said. The company has seen a spike in sales because of talk about banning plastic bags across New England. Advertisement Saco, Maine, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, and Martha's Vineyard have all used GXT's product as evidence in town meetings of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Shootout suspect from Saco to appear in courtSACO, Maine — A suspect from Saco who has been jailed since he allegedly engage
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
SACO, Maine — A suspect from Saco who has been jailed since he allegedly engaged in a shootout with Gorham Police in May will appear at a hearing in Cumberland County Unified Criminal Court in Portland on Tuesday. Aaron M. Bouchard, 25, was indicted... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine cops on alert after police vehicles found with carbon monoxide leaksExplorers used by civilians are experiencing cracked manifolds, the agency said
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Explorers used by civilians are experiencing cracked manifolds, the agency said. Deputy Police Chief Corey Huntress in Saco said the department on Thursday heard from the dealership that provided the department’s SUVs and was told there would... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Cold Cases Maine: Ashley OuelletteSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Eighteen-years ago a passer-by found the body of a
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 13 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Eighteen-years ago a passer-by found the body of a teenage girl dumped in the middle of Pine Point Road in Scarborough and to this day her murder remains unsolved. Ashley Ouellette, whose death was ruled a homicide by... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Cold Cases Maine: Ashley OuelletteSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Eighteen-years ago a passer-by found the body of a
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 13 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Eighteen-years ago a passer-by found the body of a teenage girl dumped in the middle of Pine Point Road in Scarborough and to this day her murder remains unsolved. Ashley Ouellette, whose death was ruled a homicide by... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Colford makes most of opportunity with Bangor Legion programtournament by striking out 15 batters with just 73 pitches in 6⅔ shutout inning
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
tournament by striking out 15 batters with just 73 pitches in 6⅔ shutout innings of a 4-0 victory over Fayette-Staples of Saco before being pulled from the game at 73 pitches. That was two short of the pitch limit that allowed Colford to return to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man accused of sending bomb threat to Hannaford supermarket in Sacoa terrorizing charge after he allegedly sent a text message indicating there wa
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
a terrorizing charge after he allegedly sent a text message indicating there was a bomb inside the Hannaford supermarket in Saco, according to WCSH 6. Police arrested Edward Medicke, 32, of Old Orchard Beach on Wednesday evening, several hours... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Heartfelt letter leads to new playground for schoolschool that students will enjoy for years to come. It all started with a lette
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
school that students will enjoy for years to come. It all started with a letter he wrote to the owner of a company in Saco. The owner’s response came in the form of a very generous offer. For seven years, Elliot Dowd would go out to play on... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Heartfelt letter leads to new playground for schoolschool that students will enjoy for years to come. It all started with a lette
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
school that students will enjoy for years to come. It all started with a letter he wrote to the owner of a company in Saco. The owner’s response came in the form of a very generous offer. For seven years, Elliot Dowd would go out to play on... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Bomb threat causes evacuation of Hannaford in SacoSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A bomb threat caused the evacuation of the Hannafor
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A bomb threat caused the evacuation of the Hannaford Supermarket in Saco Wednesday. Saco police said they received a complaint just before 1:45 p.m. that a person had received a text message which asked if anything had... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Ogunquit to hire former Camden town managerthe citizens to gain a better understanding of people’s goals and work together
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
the citizens to gain a better understanding of people’s goals and work together to achieve them.” Finnigan, who lives in Saco, is scheduled to start work on Aug. 14 and is tentatively due to earn an annual salary of $110,000. The Select Board... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Saco Hannaford evacuated after bomb threatSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Empty shopping carts lined the entrance of the Sac
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 14 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Empty shopping carts lined the entrance of the Saco Hannaford Wednesday after shoppers were forced to leave the building. According to the Saco Police Department, another law enforcement agency asked Saco PD to evacuate... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Saco Hannaford evacuated after bomb threatSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Empty shopping carts lined the entrance of the Sac
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Empty shopping carts lined the entrance of the Saco Hannaford Wednesday after shoppers were forced to leave the building. According to the Saco Police Department, another law enforcement agency asked Saco PD to evacuate... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
VA Choice emergency funding passes House, Senate vote pendingincludes $6.8 million for a replacement community-based outpatient clinic in Po
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
includes $6.8 million for a replacement community-based outpatient clinic in Portland that would consolidate the existing Saco and Portland veteran outpatient clinics. The VA must get legislative authorization to lease medical facilities with... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
QB job, kicking game are priorities as UMaine football opens practicesaid Harasymiak. Doak is one of five kickers on the roster along with senior S
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
said Harasymiak. Doak is one of five kickers on the roster along with senior Sam Lenson, juniors Brandon Briggs from Saco and Patrick Leonard from Bangor and sophomore Derek Deoul. Leonard went 1-for-6 in field goal attempts but did convert... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Buxton police looking for anyone who saw this man nakeda local man whom they claim was naked and displayed allegedly indecent behavior
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
a local man whom they claim was naked and displayed allegedly indecent behavior near the Route 202 bridge over the Saco River earlier this month. Buxton police arrested John Cote, 34, of Buxton on a warrant July 26 charging indecent... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Three recent coffee shop openings have locals buzzing about downtown SacoThree new coffee shops have taken residency in Saco, providing a new scene for
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
Three new coffee shops have taken residency in Saco, providing a new scene for the people and streets. Saco’s historic Main Street recently has seen changes with the uprising of new businesses opening at every corner. CIA Cafe, Quiero Cafe and The... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Southern Maine’s Banded Horn Brewing booming, expanding yet againcanning, the Biddeford microbrewery is adding onto its signature tasting room,
Bangor Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
canning, the Biddeford microbrewery is adding onto its signature tasting room, located in the Pepperell Mill Campus on the Saco River. Ian McConnell, a brewer at the company, said this year’s expansion is meant to bring the new and existing spaces... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Last Chance Stampede PRCA Rodeo Night #2Victoria, Texas 17.41 seconds; 2. Rene Cloninger, Helena, Mont. 18.01; 3.Shelby
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 18 days ago
Victoria, Texas 17.41 seconds; 2. Rene Cloninger, Helena, Mont. 18.01; 3.Shelby Blixt Helena, Mont. 18.09; 4. Maria Taylor, Saco, Mont. 18.20. Bull riding 1. Jordan Hansen, Okotoks, Alb. 82 points on Kesler Rodeo’s Slim City; no other qualified... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Former Camden town manager one of two finalists for Ogunquit postthis week with the two finalists for the vacant Ogunquit town manager position.
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
this week with the two finalists for the vacant Ogunquit town manager position. The two finalists are Patricia Finnigan of Saco, most recently the town manager of Camden, Maine; and Kris Tucker of Virginia Beach, Virginia, the former director of... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Volunteer hunter and bowhunter education instructor honored July 27, 2017 Saco hunter and bowhunter education instructor Howard Pippin p
Havre Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
July 27, 2017 Saco hunter and bowhunter education instructor Howard Pippin poses for a photograph with his 50-year plaque for hunter education. From Fish, Wildlife and Parks Montana... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘We’re not going anywhere:’ Maine American Legion baseball perseveres amid dwindling participationGayton Post, also is in the field, as are perennial contenders Bessey Motors of
Bangor Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
Gayton Post, also is in the field, as are perennial contenders Bessey Motors of South Paris, Brewer and Fayette-Staples of Saco. Wells and Coastal Landscape of Portland, both state tournament qualifiers last year, return this year. Yet while the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Stoddard, Guerrette garner top Zone 1 honorsplay in the state tourney at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Husson University in Bangor a
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
play in the state tourney at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Husson University in Bangor against Zone 4 runner-up Fayette-Staples of Saco. Nick Guerrette of Hampden R.H. Foster was named the zone’s pitcher of the year. The former Hermon High School... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Developer eyeing $40 million development plan on Saco IslandSACO, Maine (AP) — A Maine developer is moving forward with plans to add a $40
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 22 days ago
SACO, Maine (AP) — A Maine developer is moving forward with plans to add a $40 million development to Saco Island. Bernie Saulnier, who lives in Saco, says he sees an opportunity to add a unique destination for the neighborhoods straddling the Saco... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Developer eyeing $40 million development plan on Saco IslandSACO, Maine (AP) — A Maine developer is moving forward with plans to add a $40
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 22 days ago
SACO, Maine (AP) — A Maine developer is moving forward with plans to add a $40 million development to Saco Island. Bernie Saulnier, who lives in Saco, says he sees an opportunity to add a unique destination for the neighborhoods straddling the Saco... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangor Coffee News tops Brewer to win Zone 1 championshipseeking its third state championship in the last four years, will open against
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
seeking its third state championship in the last four years, will open against the Zone 4 runner-up, Fayette-Staples of Saco, at 10 a.m. while Brewer will face Zone 4 champion Wells at 7 p.m. Stoddard, a recent Old Town High School graduate,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Spike in bicycle, car crashes leads to safety workshopswith more questions can contact The Bicycle Coalition of Maine. An upcoming me
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 24 days ago
with more questions can contact The Bicycle Coalition of Maine. An upcoming meeting is scheduled for July 25 in Saco City Hall Auditorium at 6 p.m. Workshops are scheduled in Bangor on August 9 at Doughty School and on August 16 at... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Spike in bicycle, car crashes leads to safety workshopswith more questions can contact The Bicycle Coalition of Maine. An upcoming me
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 24 days ago
with more questions can contact The Bicycle Coalition of Maine. An upcoming meeting is scheduled for July 25 in Saco City Hall Auditorium at 6 p.m. Workshops are scheduled in Bangor on August 9 at Doughty School and on August 16 at... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine is trying to make high school football competitive againA North this fall, but instead of facing such Class A South powerhouses as Bonn
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
A North this fall, but instead of facing such Class A South powerhouses as Bonny Eagle of Standish and Thornton Academy of Saco the struggling Rams will play Massabesic of Waterboro and Sanford in their crossover contests. “I think we all have a... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Sitting room only at kitten yogaSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Rolling out your yoga mat gives you an opportunity
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 26 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Rolling out your yoga mat gives you an opportunity to leave the stress of the day at the door and center yourself. Every few months at Samudra Studio in Saco, there's several furry friends to help relax you. Sitting room... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Sitting room only at kitten yogaSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Rolling out your yoga mat gives you an opportunity
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 26 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Rolling out your yoga mat gives you an opportunity to leave the stress of the day at the door and center yourself. Every few months at Samudra Studio in Saco, there's several furry friends to help relax you. Sitting room... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Developers plan condos, hotel and restaurant for Maine island propertyThe development team interested in developing the east side of Saco Island hope
Bangor Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
The development team interested in developing the east side of Saco Island hopes to begin construction in 2018. This was one of the pieces of information shared at a public meeting held Tuesday at Thornton Academy by developer Bernie Saulnier and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Maine dredging projects clear hurdle in US SenateSACO, Maine (AP) — U.S. Senator Susan Collins says funding for a group of dredg
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
SACO, Maine (AP) — U.S. Senator Susan Collins says funding for a group of dredging projects in southern Maine has cleared a key hurdle in the Senate. Collins, a Republican, says on Thursday the Senate Appropriations Committee has approved more than... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Making a 'splash' to help with chidhood cancer researchSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - It may usually leave that memorable jingle in your
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 27 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - It may usually leave that memorable jingle in your mind - but Thursday, Funtown Splashtown USA made a splash for a bigger cause: childhood cancer. The amusement park joined in on the effort to bring Barbara Bush... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Making a 'splash' to help with chidhood cancer researchSACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - It may usually leave that memorable jingle in your
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 27 days ago
SACO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - It may usually leave that memorable jingle in your mind - but Thursday, Funtown Splashtown USA made a splash for a bigger cause: childhood cancer. The amusement park joined in on the effort to bring Barbara Bush... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
UMaine releases women’s soccer scheduleseason, and it includes eight home games. The home slate also features a match
Bangor Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
season, and it includes eight home games. The home slate also features a matchup with Massachusetts at Thornton Academy in Saco. All other home matches will be played on Mahaney Diamond. Coach Scott Athlery’s club kicks off the non-conference... Read more
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iol.co.za
A healer of the soul, art has a place in SAyouth, who make up 77.6% of the population in our country. This is according t
iol.co.za / Posted a month ago
youth, who make up 77.6% of the population in our country. This is according to the South African Cultural Observatory (Saco). Artists of today no longer need Plan B. They no longer have to play second fiddle to their peers in other... Read more
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