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Penobscot County Metro Treatment Center (right of Quiznos) is located in the Maine Square Mall in Bangor.

Methadone clinic sues Bangor over expansion denial

“We are hopeful and optimistic that the federal court will rule in favor of our client, and will permit those awaiting treatment to begin to receive that treatment as soon as possible.”
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NH triathlete dies in Oxford County bicycle crash

A nurse who came upon the crash attempted to administer first aid and CPR but was not able to revive James Soroka.

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A surprising use for beeswax: Paint.

Helene Farrar paints and carves beeswax on wood panels with a variety of different inspirations, including more straightforward subjects like owls and fields of poppies as well as more philosophical ideas such as "what we carry," all from her studio in Manchester. The art style is called encaustic painting.

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Qian Xue, a professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Maine, explains her research into developing a simple blood-testing device for home-bound Mainers at a recent UMaine forum on aging-related research.
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UMaine showcases projects under development to help Mainers age in place

From a simple well-water purification device to a comfortable, high-tech protector that decreases the likelihood of a hip fracture in a fall, researchers at the University of Maine are all about aging these days.

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Chicken and Corn Quesadillas

There are probably only about half a million things to do with chicken and I’m going to add yet one more to the list. This …

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