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‘Family’ extends to neighbors

By Sarah Smiley on June 14, 2009, at 11:06 p.m.
Ever since my oldest son, Ford, 8, was a baby, I’ve had the nagging sense that he is smarter than I am. As an infant, he looked at me in a way that none of my other children since has. Even then, I …

China woman injured in Old Town collision

By Judy Harrison on June 14, 2009, at 11:04 p.m.

Turbine blade breaks Bangor traffic light

By Judy Harrison on June 14, 2009, at 11:03 p.m.

Events mark anniversary of Charlie Howard’s death

By Judy Harrison on June 14, 2009, at 10:35 p.m.

Portland church plans panel forum on torture

By Judy Harrison on June 14, 2009, at 10:14 p.m.

Motorcyclist killed in crash in Camden

By Sharon Kiley Mack on June 14, 2009, at 9:50 p.m.

Morrill man drowns in canoe accident

By Sharon Kiley Mack on June 14, 2009, at 9:32 p.m.

Mobile home fire displaces family of 3 in Bucksport

By Rich Hewitt on June 14, 2009, at 9:16 p.m.

New market regulations ‘overdue’

By Mal Leary on June 14, 2009, at 9:05 p.m.

UM math department cookbook aids colleague

By Joni Averill on June 14, 2009, at 9:02 p.m.

Deer Isle home a total loss after fire

By Rich Hewitt on June 14, 2009, at 8:56 p.m.

Old Glory honored with music, dance, song in Bangor Flag Day ceremony

By Judy Harrison on June 14, 2009, at 8:43 p.m.
Katie Bellew clutched a small flag with one hand and her father’s finger with the other as the 11-month-old toddled around the city’s former armory Sunday afternoon. She seemed …

Kids serve up family fun at Mini Chefs event

By Judy Harrison on June 14, 2009, at 8:39 p.m.

Antique machinery draws enthusiasts to Skowhegan

By Sharon Kiley Mack on June 14, 2009, at 8:35 p.m.
John Beyer of Fredericton, New Brunswick, hooked his fingers through the straps of his denim overalls and carefully assessed a row of antique engines. “This is the power …

Birding festival takes wing at P.I.’s Aroostook State Park

By Jen Lynds on June 14, 2009, at 8:32 p.m.
PRESQUE ISLE | Veeries and woodpeckers and warblers — oh my! That could have been the refrain of bird enthusiasts and other nature lovers Saturday as approximately 150 people flocked to …

Mars Hill woman charged in sex-assault case

By Jen Lynds on June 14, 2009, at 8:30 p.m.

Young gardeners eager to feed school

By Jen Lynds on June 14, 2009, at 8:27 p.m.
HOULTON | This time of year, most students are counting down the last days of school and are not thinking about what they are going to do when they return to school later in the …

Medical marijuana on court’s docket

By Judy Harrison on June 14, 2009, at 8:23 p.m.
PORTLAND | The Maine Supreme Judicial Court will hear arguments Wednesday in the first challenge to the state’s medical marijuana law. Donald Christen, 55, of Madison is appealing his …

Highways, bonds cap ’09 session

By Kevin Miller on June 14, 2009, at 8:15 p.m.
AUGUSTA | Lawmakers wrapped up the 2009 regular session early Saturday morning after negotiating compromises on a $150 million bond package and a highway funding bill. Bonds and a road …

Auditor advises Houlton to sock away more funds

By Jen Lynds on June 14, 2009, at 8:11 p.m.