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Hampden’s Christmas tree lighting ceremony

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 19, 2014, at 11:36 a.m.
Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Hampden Town Office, Western Avenue, Hampden HAMPDEN, Maine — Hampden’s Christmas tree lighting ceremony, sponsored by Hampden Kiwanis Club, 4:30-6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, at Hampden Town Office on Western Avenue. Caroling, refreshments and Santa Claus. This post was contributed …
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Hampden Kiwanis baked bean supper

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 19, 2014, at 11:24 a.m.
Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Hampden Kiwanis Civic Center, 35-71 Main Road North, Hampden HAMPDEN, Maine — Hampden Kiwanis Club’s monthly baked bean supper, featuring John’s award-winning chili, will be held 4:30-6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at Hampden Kiwanis Civic Center. Proceeds will benefit Hampden …
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Hampden Kiwanis Texas Hold ‘em poker tournament

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 19, 2014, at 10:58 a.m.
HAMPDEN, Maine — The Hampden Kiwanis Club will hold its monthly Texas Hold ‘em poker tournament will be held at 1 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13, at Hampden Kiwanis Civic Center. Doors open at 10:30 a.m. Tournament is limited to 100 players and the entry fee is $103. Call Keith at …
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Festival of Lights Parade Dec. 6 in Bangor

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 4:27 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Rotary Club of Bangor will present Festival of Lights Parade beginning at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, along Main Street in downtown Bangor. The parade route starts at Railroad Street, right onto Main, crossing Union, through Downtown Bangor, across State Street on Central Street, right on Harlow, across State …
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Castlebay's Fred Gosbee and Julia Lane perform period holiday music.

Annual holiday open house at Montpelier in Thomaston

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 4:21 p.m.
THOMASTON, Maine — Knox Museum will its annual holiday open house at Montpelier 1-4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 6 and 7, the big white house on the turn to Saint George in Thomaston. Two floors will be decorated for the season in 18th century style and live entertainment and refreshments will …
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Penobscot Valley High School first quarter honor roll

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 4:05 p.m.
Penobscot Valley High School, Howland First quarter honor roll Grade 12, high honors: Elaina Gilman and Kasha Sereyko; honors: Bradley Batchelder, Justin Botting, Bryce Carter, Meghan Howey, Kari Krug, Kimi Krug, Cameron Lavertu, Parker McGlauflin, Morgan Moon, Logan Tozier and Amanda Wallace. Grade 11, high honors: Nicole Jacobs; honors: Sophia Carson, Taylore Crawford, Grant …
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Down East Singers Director Anthony Antolini directs singers in Montpelier's Oval Room.

‘Historic Caroling with Anthony Antolini’ at Montpelier

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 3:51 p.m.
THOMASTON, Maine — Knox Museum will present the second annual “Historic Caroling with Anthony Antolini” at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, in the Oval Room at Montpelier, the big white house at the turn to Saint George in Thomaston. Offered in partnership with Georges River Land Trust’s ongoing Revelry for the …
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Community Thanksgiving dinner at Norway church

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 3:33 p.m.
NORWAY, Maine — Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Parish invites all community members who may otherwise be alone for the holiday to attend the community Thanksgiving dinner at noon Thursday, Nov. 27, in the hall at St. Catherine of Sienna Church, 32 Paris St. The free dinner will include turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, …
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Free Thanksgiving meal by Good Shepherd Parish at Saco

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 3:28 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Most Holy Trinity Church, 271 Main St., Saco For more information: 207-282-3321 SACO, Maine — Good Shepherd Parish will host its 16th annual Thanksgiving dinner 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 27, in the hall at Most Holy Trinity Church, 271 Main St. in Saco. All …
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MAINEiacs Charities plans 53rd annual sportsmen’s supper

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 2:56 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Elks Lodge No. 244, Odlin Road For more information: 207-754-7162 BANGOR, Maine — MAINEiac’s Charities, the charitable arm of the Maine Air National Guard, will hold its 53rd annual Sportsmen’s Supper 4-9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at Elks Lodge No. …
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Washington Academy first quarter honor roll

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 11:29 a.m.
Washington Academy, East Machias First quarter honor roll Grade 12, high honors: Spencer Atkinson, Toni Bridges, Karissa Broehm, Constance Carver, Chad Crowley, Tasha Cushing, Claire Diehlmann, Sierra Duffy, Tyrus Farley, Gage Feeney, Danika Foss, Reuben Grannis, William Hopkins, Catherine Jamieson, Briannah LaBelle, Tara Legris, Miranda Mahar, Virginia Majka, Patrick Massaad, Emily …
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Bangor Christian Schools first quarter honor roll

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 11:02 a.m.
Bangor Christian Schools First quarter honor roll Grade 12, high honors: Caitlin Cammack, Catherine Gordon, Katherine Jones, Sydney Martin, Seth Pearson, Micaela Phillips, Abigail Thompson, Joshua Viekman, Caitlyn Wallinga, Ziyu Wan, Yuan Xiang; honors: Kennedy Canarr, Joslin Ford, Sierra McDonald, Alexander McGraw, Denise Rollins. Grade 11, high honors: Jasmine Brown, Abigail Cross, Alexa …
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Christmas open house at Ellsworth Historical Society museum

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 9:56 a.m.
Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Historical Society, 40 State St., Ellsworth For more information: 207-667-8235 ELLSWORTH, Maine — Ellsworth Historical Society will hold its annual Christmas open house 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, 40 State St. The historic home and museum will be decorated …
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‘Get Your Glam On’ to benefit teen driving safety film

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2014, at 9:34 a.m.
Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Spectacular Events Center, 395 Griffin Road BANGOR, Maine – The Taylor Foundation will present “Get Your Glam On” 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, at Spectacular Event Center, 395 Griffin Road, to benefit a fundraiser to produce a teen driving awareness video …
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Bangor Water District Board of Trustees regular meeting

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 17, 2014, at 4:36 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — A regular monthly meeting of the Bangor Water District Board of Trustees will be held at 3:45 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, in the Hughes Building, 614 State St. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →
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Holiday Light Parade Dec. 6 in Presque Isle

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 17, 2014, at 4 p.m.
PRESQUE ISLE, Maine — The 25th annual Holiday Light Parade will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, starting at University of Maine at Presque Isle. Enjoy hot chocolate and refreshments at UMPI’s Gentile Hall and the Presque Isle Recreation Center. Trophy presentation at The Aroostook Medical Center’s North …
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UMaine Extension workshop to cover food safety system law

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 17, 2014, at 10:04 a.m.
LISBON FALLS | University of Maine Cooperative Extension is offering a free workshop about the Food Safety Modernization Act that starts at 6 p.m. Monday, Dec. 1, at UMaine Extension office, 24 Main St., Lisbon Falls. Ben Tettlebaum, a Rhodes Fellow with the Farm and Food Initiative at the Conservation …
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John Tucker Jr., grandson of Tucker automobile creator Preston Tucker, poses with John Barron of Bangor, who donated a Tucker radio base to the museum.

Bangor man contributes to exhibit of Antique Auto Museum

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 14, 2014, at 5:26 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Bangor resident John Barron attended the grand opening of the Cammack Tucker Gallery in October at Hershey, Pennsylvania. The story of the Tucker automobile and Preston Tucker’s vision to create it are told through the David Cammack collection on display at the Antique Automobile Club of America Museum. …
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Carrabec High School first quarter honor roll

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 14, 2014, at 4:26 p.m.
Carrabec High School, Anson First quarter honor roll Grade 12, high honors: Emma Foss, Nicholas LeBeau; honors: Nichole Bowman, Kobe Cancel,  William Coldwell, Nickolas Cowan, Alexandria Folco, Ian Miller, Kilee Nile, Adam Poulin, Chelse Pray, Brandon Priest, Cheyenne Williams. Grade 11, high honors: Devon Ayotte, Taylor Bartlett, Brandon Dixon, Lucia Jiang, …
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Free community Thanksgiving dinner at Ellsworth Elks

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 14, 2014, at 3:06 p.m.
Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Ellsworth Elks Lodge, 317 High St., Ellsworth ELLSWORTH, Maine — The third annual free community Thanksgiving dinner for the elderly and less fortunate of Hancock County will be held 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 27, at Ellsworth Elks Lodge, 317 …
 
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