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More Maine companies opting for employee ownershipSEARSPORT, Maine — For nearly 100 years, people have been making industrial che
More Maine companies opting for employee ownership
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
SEARSPORT, Maine — For nearly 100 years, people have been making industrial chemicals at the end of Kidder Point in Searsport. But for nearly all those decades, there was just one owner at a time at the top — until this summer. A big change came for... Read more
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Shipping up to Boston: Farm activists transport Maine goods by sailPORTLAND, Maine — Take a bunch of farm activists, a 130-foot wooden schooner, 1
Shipping up to Boston: Farm activists transport Maine goods by sail
Bangor Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — Take a bunch of farm activists, a 130-foot wooden schooner, 11 tons of Maine agrarian products, a 20-hour sail from Portland to Boston and you’ve got the elements of the most radical art project to date. Or is this a... Read more
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30 new US citizens sworn in at Acadia ceremonyACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — The skies were overcast but smiles were beaming W
30 new US citizens sworn in at Acadia ceremony
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — The skies were overcast but smiles were beaming Wednesday morning as 30 people took their oaths of U.S. citizenship on the tea lawn at the Jordan Pond House. The “candidates,” as they are called before taking their... Read more
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Belfast man accused of abusing foster child indictedLawrence D. Oxton, 71, was arrested in May after an investigation by the Belfas
Belfast man accused of abusing foster child indicted
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
Lawrence D. Oxton, 71, was arrested in May after an investigation by the Belfast Police Department that was triggered by a referral from the Maine Department of Health and Human Services. The child — who at that point was no longer living at Oxton’s... Read more
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Marine gear goes glam as Maine makers ride wave of nautical chicPORTLAND, Maine — On the cobblestone streets of the Old Port, tourists can scoo
Marine gear goes glam as Maine makers ride wave of nautical chic
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — On the cobblestone streets of the Old Port, tourists can scoop up all types of lobster-themed swag, from lobster deely boppers with googly eyes to lobster T-shirts to lobster mugs. But lately, fashionistas are forsaking the obvious... Read more
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‘Lost things found’: Searsport artist turns beach finds into jewelryWhen Searsport-based jewelry artist Sarah Koelbl says she likes taking long wal
‘Lost things found’: Searsport artist turns beach finds into jewelry
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
When Searsport-based jewelry artist Sarah Koelbl says she likes taking long walks on the beach, she does not mean the leisurely stroll that comes with summer evenings. Koelbl’s walks are deliberate, and in her favorite beachcombing seasons of fall... Read more
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Voters approve Belfast-area school budgetBELFAST, Maine — The second time was the charm for the proposed area school dis
Voters approve Belfast-area school budget
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
BELFAST, Maine — The second time was the charm for the proposed area school district budget, which was passed this week 716 to 465 by voters from the five member towns. Residents of Belfast, Belmont, Morrill, Searsmont and Swanville previously had... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Marine gear goes glam as Maine makers ride wave of nautical chicPORTLAND, Maine — On the cobblestone streets of the Old Port, tourists can scoo
Marine gear goes glam as Maine makers ride wave of nautical chic
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — On the cobblestone streets of the Old Port, tourists can scoop up all types of lobster-themed swag, from lobster deely boppers with googly eyes to lobster T-shirts to lobster mugs. But lately, fashionistas are forsaking the obvious... Read more
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Gifted athlete, coach, former legislator Nat Crowley Sr. dies at 98BANGOR, Maine — Well-known coach, educator and former legislator Nathaniel J. C
Gifted athlete, coach, former legislator Nat Crowley Sr. dies at 98
Bangor Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
BANGOR, Maine — Well-known coach, educator and former legislator Nathaniel J. Crowley Sr. died Friday at the age of 98 at the Maine Veterans’ Home. His coaching success included undefeated seasons in football and Western A Championships in... Read more

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