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Alexander Davis Graduates West Point

By Hailey Davis on June 12, 2015, at 12:53 p.m.
WEST POINT, N.Y. – Cadet Alexander Jeffry Davis, son Rev. and Mrs. Jeffry Davis of Liberty, Maine, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy on Saturday, May 23. Davis graduated from Mount View High School in 2011. While at West Point, he concentrated his studies in International History and Foreign Language …
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Alexander Davis graduates West Point

By Hailey Davis on June 11, 2015, at 8:52 a.m.
WEST POINT, N.Y. – Cadet Alexander Jeffry Davis, son of Rev. and Mrs. Jeffry Davis of Liberty, Maine, graduated from the U.S. Military Academy on Saturday, May 23. Davis graduated from Mount View High School in 2011. While at West Point, he concentrated his studies in International History and Foreign …
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Tristan Gardner

Hampden Academy honor parts for Class of 2015

on June 10, 2015, at 3:44 p.m.
HAMPDEN, Maine — Hampden Academy will hold its graduation exercises at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 14. Tickets are required for admittance to graduation. Doors will open at 12:30 p.m. The class marshal is Gary Gallagher. The following students will speak at graduation: Tristan Gardner will give the valedictory address. Tristan …
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PVAEC Adult Education holds Graduation Ceremony

By Hilda Roberts on June 08, 2015, at 4:05 p.m.
Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative held its 2015 Graduation Ceremony on Thursday, June 4 at Center Theatre in Dover-Foxcroft. 20 graduates were in attendance, and the theatre was packed with family and friends of the graduates in the audience. Guests were treated to the musical stylings of Jason Curran and …
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Claire Petersen

Hermon High School Class of 2015 honor parts

on June 03, 2015, at 11:32 a.m.
Principal Brian M. Walsh is pleased to announce the honor parts for the Hermon High School graduating Class of 2015. Commencement ceremonies will take place on Saturday, June 13, at 11:00a.m. at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Claire Elizabeth Petersen, daughter of Gail Tudor and Dan Petersen of Hermon, has …
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Lauren Martin

Old Town High School announces honor parts

on June 03, 2015, at 11:14 a.m.
Old Town High School Principal Scott Gordon announces the honor parts for the Class of 2015. Graduation will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 12th in the MacKenzie Gymnasium. Scholarships and Awards Night will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 11th in the MacKenzie Gymnasium. Lauren …
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Valedictorian- Ashley Hersey

Easton Jr./Sr. High School announces Class of 2015 honor parts

By eastonschools on June 03, 2015, at 7:40 a.m.
The principal of Easton Junior Senior High School, Cameron Adams, is pleased to announce the honor parts for the graduation ceremonies of the Class of 2015. The graduation ceremony will be held on Friday, June 12, 2015. Valedictorian Ashley Hersey is the daughter of Jack Hersey and Deborah Hersey. Ashley …
Colby College President David Greene, left, and actor/filmmaker Robert Redford march out with the graduating seniors at the school's commencement on Sunday, May, 24, 2015.

17 rules to live by, as delivered by celebrities and politicians to Maine graduates

By Seth Koenig on June 01, 2015, at 3:17 p.m.
Each May, all around the country, college graduates are given words of encouragement from accomplished speakers hoping to motivate the next generation. Some of the biggest names in politics, Hollywood, literature and music have taken part in those springtime rites of passage here in Maine to inspire the leaders of …
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Influential activist in Bar Harbor for commencement address

By rob levin on May 29, 2015, at 4 p.m.
Internationally renowned social activist Naomi Klein, whom The New Yorker called “the most visible and influential figure on the American left,” will be in Maine to give the keynote address at College of the Atlantic’s (COA) 2015 commencement on June 6. Klein, a New York Times bestselling author and contributing …
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Olivia Blom

Graduation ceremonies set for Portland schools

on May 29, 2015, at 2:54 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — Graduation ceremonies are set for the first week of June for Deering, Portland and Casco Bay High Schools. The schools also have released the names of valedictorians, salutatorians and other top graduates. The dates, times and locations of the graduation ceremonies are as follows: Deering High School Graduation: …
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Alexa Gray

Brewer High School Class of 2015 honor parts announced

on May 29, 2015, at 12:53 p.m.
Principal David W. Wall is pleased to announce the honor parts for the Brewer High School Class of 2015. The commencement ceremony will take place at 2 PM on Sunday, June 7th at the University of Maine’s Collins Center of the Arts. Alexa Gray, daughter of Melissa Gray of Brewer …
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Underwater explorer Barry Clifford is MCI commencement speaker

on May 27, 2015, at 11:01 a.m.
PITTSFIELD, Maine — Maine Central Institute has announced that underwater explorer Barry Clifford will be this year’s commencement speaker. MCI alumnus Barry Clifford (Class of 1965) is one of the world’s foremost underwater explorers, famous for finding the pirate ship Whydah. The Whydah is the first authenticated pirate shipwreck ever discovered. Lost …
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Nokomis Regional High commencement on June 5

By Melissa Leali on May 27, 2015, at 9:10 a.m.
NEWPORT, Maine — Nokomis Regional High Principal Mary Nadeau has announced that the Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2015 will be held Friday, June 5, 2015 at 7:00 pm in the Nokomis gymnasium. The guest speaker for Graduation will be COL Mark Brooks of Hartland and a 1987 graduate …
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The Bangor High School Class of 1980 35 Year Mixer

By Kathryn Mcleod on May 20, 2015, at 2:33 p.m.
Friday, July 24, 2015 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Location: Season’s, 427 Main Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: bhs1980.org/ The Bangor High School Class of 1980 35 Year Mixer is scheduled for Friday, July 24, 2015, at the Season’s Black Bear Room, 427 Main Street Bangor, Maine 04401 (formerly …
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UMFK’s 133rd Commencement Ceremony held on May 9

By UMFK News on May 11, 2015, at 5:10 p.m.
The University of Maine at Fort Kent graduating seniors received their degrees at the 133rd commencement exercises held at UMFK on May 9. University President Wilson G. Hess presided over the ceremony that conferred 164 bachelor degrees and 41 associate degrees. In addition to awarding the diplomas to the Class …
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Graduates make their way to their seats Saturday for graduation ceremonies at the University of Maine in Orono.

UMaine 2015 graduate is great-great-granddaughter of man in first commencement

By Judy Harrison on May 09, 2015, at 4:56 p.m.
ORONO | Johanna Haskell can trace her family’s legacy at the University of Maine back five generations to the first graduating class in 1872. The 30-year-old cosmetologist and mother of three was one of 1,687 undergraduate and graduate students the university expected to participate in two commencement ceremonies Saturday …
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CABIN FEVER RELIEVER Orono Project Graduation 2015

By Allison Applebee on Jan. 18, 2015, at 10:53 a.m.
Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Location: Orono High School Project Graduation 2015, 14 Goodridge Drive, Orono, Maine For more information: 207-944-6959; facebook.com/events/385685274925948/ Beat the Winter Blues on Saturday, February 7. Come Boogie to the funking sounds of JUICEBOX, enjoy the fabulous food from Moe’s Original BBQ, …
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Down the Rio Grande

By Downeast Audubon on Jan. 04, 2015, at 6:38 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 9, 2015 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Blue Hill Public Library, 5 Parker Point Road, Blue Hill, Maine For more information: 207-664-4400; downeastaudubon.org It’s becoming a tradition for outdoor adventurers Steve and Terri Titcomb to share their exciting adventures at our January meeting, and this year they …
A creche display is seen at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Bangor Thursday. The creche display is back after a four-year absence. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints began the display in 2000 with 100 Nativity sets loaned to the church. By 2008, that had grown to more than 500 sets, on from people who lived in and out of Maine. The manager scenes, large and small are displayed with special lighting. The most interesting are those collected from Africa, South America and Asia.

Nativity scenes from walnut to life size on display at Mormon church in Bangor

By Judy Harrison on Dec. 05, 2014, at 10:39 a.m.
The smallest Nativity scene on display this weekend at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints fits inside a walnut shell. The largest is life size and fills the church’s lobby area. The creche show that began in 2000 at the Mormon church located at the …
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Ryan Denbow

BAR HARBOR BANK & TRUST AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO LOCAL STUDENTS STARTING COLLEGE

By BHBTCathy on Aug. 25, 2014, at 3:34 p.m.
NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Cathy Planchart, VP Corporate Communications & Community Relations Bar Harbor Bank & Trust P.O. Box 1089, Ellsworth, ME 04605 207-667-0660 x4655 / cplanchart@bhbt.com DATE: August 25, 2014 TITLE: BAR HARBOR BANK & TRUST AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS TO LOCAL STUDENTS STARTING COLLEGE Bar Harbor, Maine – …
 
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