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The Rev. Peter Remick points to the steeple of the East Bucksport United Methodist Church as the sun illuminates it during a sunrise Easter service outside the 158-year-old church that overlooks Route 46.

Hope of Easter sparks call for forgiveness in Bucksport community in wake of fatal crash last year

EAST BUCKSPORT, Maine — The rising sun illuminated the steeple of the East Bucksport United Methodist Church before it reached the nearly 50 worshippers gathered …
Richmond mother Kathleen Leopold (from left) hugs her daughter Zoe Hadjaissa, 8, while playing outside with her other children Lily, 10, Sam, 15, and Oscar Hadjaissa, 13. Leopold has four children, three of whom are autistic. Leopold recently had one of her stories published in a &quotChicken Soup" book. She also blogs about her life as a mom to several children with autism.

‘Our lives are not tragedies’: Richmond mom raising awareness of autism

RICHMOND, Maine — Kathleen Leopold is first and foremost a mother of four children. Three of them have autism spectrum disorders. To raise awareness and …
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Bob Powell squares off with a moose in Jackman, Maine, in this screen grab from a video shot and posted by Janis Powell.

‘Oh my God, we are dead meat’: NH snowmobilers face off with Maine moose

Warning: The above video contains strong language. JACKMAN, Maine — Janis and Bob Powell have been coming to their camp in Jackman from New Hampshire …

Two Ellsworth girls reunited with family after taking wrong trail in Acadia on Easter Sunday outing

ACADIA NATIONAL PARK, Maine — Two girls were reunited with …

Deer shot on Broadway after being hit by car

BANGOR, Maine — A deer had to be shot by …
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Marathoner Jemima Sumgong takes a friendly lap around school grounds as elite runners from the Kenyan team meet students at Elmwood Elementary School in Hopkinton, Mass., April 17, 2014.
EDITORIALS

The Boston Marathon isn’t just a test for runners

The feeling at the start of a marathon is usually one of anticipation, nerves. You know the pain ahead: the blisters, cramps, muscle aches and, …

Sports

The University of Maine's Liz Wood (right) goes up for a shot over Yale University's Zenab Keita during their game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor in January.

UMaine basketball teams attract larger crowds in first season at Cross Insurance Center

BANGOR, Maine — The University of Maine men’s hockey team may have experienced its lowest attendance in 22 seasons last winter, but things appear to …

Food

MY SALTY KITCHEN (blog)

Rigatoni with Lamb and Mint Ragu

Okay, so this recipe was inspired by one I tried from Giada De Laurentiis. Truth be told, I was reticent to try it because I …

Events

CATCHING HEALTH (blog)

Health Events in Maine April 21 to May 5

Monday April 21 Stress relief group Community Partners space 56 North Street Portland, ME Monday April 21 2:30 to 3:30 Join board-certified music therapist Kate …

Crime & Courts

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