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The Cornish Inn

Maine ‘bud and breakfast’ pot vacation event canceled

By Tammy Wells, Journal Tribune on Aug. 16, 2017, at 2:55 p.m.
A three-week event at the Cornish Inn offering cannabis edibles, a happy hour and other marijuana free to paying guests that was scheduled to start Wednesday has been canceled.
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Lydia Goetze, chairwoman of the Southwest Harbor Board of Selectmen, listens to fellow board members during a special town meeting on Tuesday.

Southwest Harbor becomes second MDI town to temporarily ban cruise ships

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 16, 2017, at 2:02 p.m.
Residents voted to ban cruise ships until the town can determine how best to deal with the traffic that they bring.

Tilson Joins Inc. 5000 ‘Honor Roll’ of Fastest-Growing U.S. Private Companies

By Broadreach Public Relations on Aug. 16, 2017, at 11:54 a.m.
Ingalls Shipbuilding completed builder's sea trials on the future Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Ralph Johnson (DDG 114). The ship spent more than three days in the Gulf of Mexico testing the ship's main propulsion, combat and other ship systems.

Bath Iron Works competitor will repay feds $9.2 million to settle false billing claims

By Beth Brogan on Aug. 16, 2017, at 10:55 a.m.
The settlement is the second largest in the district’s history.
Bangor Energy Expo

Bangor Energy Expo at the Cross Insurance Center

By Meghan Collins on Aug. 16, 2017, at 10:39 a.m.

Hometown Health Center welcomes new provider in Newport

By Carol Higgins Taylor on Aug. 16, 2017, at 10:22 a.m.
THE DAY JOB

The Space Between Questions and Answers

on Aug. 16, 2017, at 8:18 a.m.
OPPORTUNITY KNOCKS

Ways To Make Your Home More Eco-Friendly

on Aug. 16, 2017, at 7 a.m.
A person signs a petition that is related to "An Act to Allow Slot Machines or a Casino in York County" in October 2016 in Bangor.

The only person who could build a new Maine casino emerges from campaign funding shadows

By Michael Shepherd on Aug. 16, 2017, at 2:18 a.m.
The developer who would be the only one with rights to a new casino in York County under a 2018 referendum is finally taking a central role in the campaign.

Performance Physical Therapy plans ribbon-cutting at new clinic location in Brewer

on Aug. 15, 2017, at 4:08 p.m.

Free Shredding Event in Old Orchard Beach Saturday, September 9th

By Broadreach Public Relations on Aug. 15, 2017, at 3:47 p.m.
Karl Holmes, right, and Eric Treworgy opened Pugnuts ice cream shop in Surry last summer. They serve house made gourmet ice cream and gelato, alongside some ice cream cakes, sundaes and ice cream bars.

It’s always a party at Pugnuts, the ice cream and gelato shop in Surry

By Emily Burnham on Aug. 15, 2017, at 12:43 p.m.
Pugnuts — so named because the couple are “nuts” for pugs, and because it’s a silly, memorable name — came about after Treworgy and Holmes decided they wanted to try to find a way to work together.
S.J. Rollins Technologies will hold an open house 3-5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 17, at its new location in Brewer.

S.J. Rollins Technologies to celebrate opening of new Brewer location

on Aug. 15, 2017, at 11:43 a.m.

Groundbreaking Ceremony – Hinckley Yacht

By Lea Cone on Aug. 15, 2017, at 10:49 a.m.

Wall Street jumps as North Korea tensions wane; S&P 500 up 1 percent

By Caroline Valetkevitch, Reuters on Aug. 15, 2017, at 6:30 a.m.
The S&P 500 posting its biggest one-day percentage gain since April as worries eased about a conflict between the United States and North Korea.
A tender ferries passengers back to the cruise ship Crystal Serenity as it sits anchored off Bar Harbor in Frenchman Bay in September 2016. Southwest Harbor and Tremont residents are considering six-month moratoriums on cruise ships in their harbors, fearing greater traffic jams and damage to their fishing industries.

2 more Mount Desert towns consider cruise ship bans

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Aug. 14, 2017, at 5:32 p.m.
Some residents fear traffic jams and damage to fishing gear like they see in neighboring Bar Harbor.

U.S. SBA & Maine SBDC to Tour Small Business Successes in Bucksport

By Maine SBDC on Aug. 14, 2017, at 2:46 p.m.
Tourists walk around at the summit of Cadillac Mountain in Acadia National Park as the sun breaks through the haze in the sky.

Maine to tap VW settlement cash to try to cut emissions

By Nora Flaherty on Aug. 14, 2017, at 2:44 p.m.
“Bang for the buck in terms of Maine’s air quality is pretty much the primary factor.”
Gov. Paul LePage

LePage’s pay raise offer sways biggest state union to accept ‘right to work’ contract language

By Christopher Cousins on Aug. 14, 2017, at 2:17 p.m.
If ratified, the deal would represent a victory for LePage, an opponent of public-sector unions.
Flowers and a photo of car ramming victim Heather Heyer lie at a makeshift memorial in Charlottesville, Virginia, August 13, 2017.

GoDaddy removes white supremacist website after offensive post

By Reuters on Aug. 14, 2017, at 12:49 p.m.
The post on Heyer denigrated her physical appearance and what it said were anti-white-male views.
 

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