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A row of mailboxes on Pushaw Road Thursday after Barbara Crossman was struck by a vehicle and killed Wednesday evening. Crossman, 66, was getting her mail when she was struck by Stephen Niles, 57, of Bradford who was driving a 2005 Suzuki Forenza.

State police release name of pedestrian killed in Glenburn accident

36 mins ago A 66-year-old nurse who was nearing retirement was killed when struck by a car on Pushaw Road Wednesday. Barbara Crossman was crossing …
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Inside L.L. Bean’s Freeport flagship store, an around-the-clock look

1 hour ago Like New York City, L.L. Bean in Freeport never sleeps. But even Gotham doesn’t lay out the welcome mat like the Maine …
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Jen Bailey, a 20-year veteran of the U.S. Postal Service, wheels her "hamper" of letters and packages out of the sorting facility deep beneath the post office on Forest Avenue in Portland on Thursday -- the busiest day of the year.

Maine letter carriers deliver packages, mail on US Postal Service’s busiest day of the year

PORTLAND | With Christmas closing in fast, Thursday marks the U.S. Postal Service’s busiest day of the year, according to Portland postmaster Jim Thornton. …

Cushing man who allegedly found mouse in McDonald’s milkshake has lawsuit dismissed

THOMASTON | A lawsuit filed earlier this year by a Cushing man who said …
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Scarborough council gives early support to expand assisted living facility

55 mins ago Town Council granted unanimous preliminary approval Thursday to an application from Piper …

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Inside L.L. Bean’s Freeport flagship store, an around-the-clock look

Like New York City, L.L. Bean in Freeport never sleeps. But even Gotham doesn’t lay out the welcome mat like the Maine …

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Maine must restore its hunting and fishing reputation and industry

It’s time to market Maine’s hunting and fishing and restore out state’s reputation as THE place to hunt and fish. An Act to Market Maine’s …

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