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Invasive European green crabs have been wreaking havoc on the shellfish industry in Maine.

Invasive green crabs creep back into Casco Bay

30 mins ago FREEPORT, Maine — Despite cautious optimism earlier this year that midcoast mudflats would be spared, invasive European green crabs were apparently only waiting for warmer …

$55 million Capital Judicial Center to unite Augusta courts, judicial offices

AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine Supreme Judicial Court Justice Joseph Jabar on Thursday peered out the window of his future office on the fourth floor of …
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A recent photo of the rockbound coast of Acadia National Park. Some visitors are taking part of that coast back home stone-by-stone, a practice that is not only harming the park but is illegal.

Park ranger says taking rocks from Acadia an increasing and illegal problem

ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — Last week, Acadia National Park was named “ America’s Favorite Place,” by ABC’s Good Morning America. Every year, millions of …

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Power may not be restored until midnight in parts of Bangor

More than 1,100 households and businesses were without power as …
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Why you shouldn’t use hydrogen peroxide on a cut

‘Spider-Man’ accused of punching police officer in Times Square

A street performer dressed as Spider-Man in New York City’s …



Gather blueberries while you may

Nothing lingers in summer. Things bloom, fruit and fade so quickly I feel as though I am living in a time-lapse video. I gather chanterelles, …


The Bangor Band prepares for a concert under the new "Clam-phitheatre" concert shell
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Bangor Band Summer Concert, Chapin Park

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 6:45 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Location: Chapin Park, Forest Ave. & State St., Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-944-4193; The …

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