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Andrew Geaghan is the head brewer at Geaghan Brothers Brewing. Geaghan Brothers expanded its capacity at the Brewer brewery and moved the tap room to a new larger location adjacent to the brewery.

Switch from bottles to cans marks a busy year for Geaghan’s Brewing

By Emily Burnham on Aug. 23, 2017, at 1:01 a.m.
Geaghan’s is the first Bangor area brewery to buy its own canning system.
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Eagle Week at Husson University is a weeklong, pre-semester program that provides select students with extended orientation services. It's designed to enhance academic readiness and preparation for university life. U.S. students who are undecided about their major, join Husson international students in academic workshops, team-building activities, introductions to various careers and majors, as well as recreational and cultural activities.

Husson University Eagle Week

By Eric B. Gordon on Aug. 22, 2017, at 5:40 p.m.
Timothy Jordan

Police are trying to find Alna man missing since Sunday

By Beth Brogan on Aug. 22, 2017, at 5:22 p.m.
Timothy Jordan, 24, reportedly was dropped off by friends Sunday evening in the Wiscasset Town Office parking lot.
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Men are shopping more. And they’re being stupid about it.

on Aug. 22, 2017, at 4:15 p.m.
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Bob MacGregor and Mayor Walter Ash

City of Belfast Honors Maine Celtic Celebration Organizer Bob MacGregor

By Claudia Luchetti on Aug. 22, 2017, at 3:31 p.m.
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BAR HARBOR BANK & TRUST SPONSORS NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND WALKS TO DEFEAT ALS

By BHBTCathy on Aug. 22, 2017, at 3:31 p.m.
Larry Goodwin

Police search for inmate who walked off work-release job in downtown Portland

By Jake Bleiberg on Aug. 22, 2017, at 2:23 p.m.
The sheriff’s office asked anyone with information about Goodwin’s whereabouts to call them at 207-744-1444 ext. 2105.
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New Renaissance Singers Fall Rehearsals Begin

By Tricia Griffith on Aug. 22, 2017, at 2:04 p.m.

Police: Mass. man arrested for trying to punch police horse in face

By Reuters on Aug. 22, 2017, at 12:51 p.m.
He was charged with assault and battery on a police officer, resisting arrest and interfering with a police horse.
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Community Build Day for Park Street Playground in Bar Harbor set for Sept. 9

By Martha Abbott on Aug. 22, 2017, at 12:48 p.m.
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Author Talk and Book Signing: Penn Rhodeen “Peacerunner: The True Story of How an Ex-Congressman Helped End the Centuries of War in Ireland”

By Melinda Rice on Aug. 22, 2017, at 12:23 p.m.
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Family-friendly improv with Dennis Price and Amy Roeder at Wednesday On Main Aug. 23 in Bucksport

on Aug. 22, 2017, at 11:53 a.m.
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Senator Angus King Talk at the Jesup

By Melinda Rice on Aug. 22, 2017, at 11:51 a.m.

Portland toddler falls out apartment window

By CBS 13 on Aug. 22, 2017, at 11:46 a.m.
They say she was pushing against the screen of the window.

Canadian hiker died of medical problem along Appalachian Trail in Franklin County

By Nick McCrea on Aug. 22, 2017, at 11:40 a.m.
Gerald Gabon, 55, of Milton, Ontario, was found dead by another hiker Sunday.
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Author and Artist Talk with Carl Little and Philip Barter

By Melinda Rice on Aug. 22, 2017, at 11:11 a.m.
An artist's rendition of what the new WEX headquarters would look like as part of a proposed Thames Street project in Portland.

Payment processing firm eyes new HQ on Portland waterfront

By Jake Bleiberg on Aug. 22, 2017, at 10:29 a.m.
The city council voted 8-to-0 to approve the sale.

Texas man charged with trying to bomb a Confederate statue in Houston

By Mark Berman, The Washington Post on Aug. 22, 2017, at 10:24 a.m.
Andrew Schneck, 25, was found by a Houston Park Ranger in front of the General Dowling Monument late Saturday night with materials capable of creating “a viable explosive device.”
U.S. President Donald Trump walks with first lady Melania Trump and their son Barron (L) on the South Lawn of the White House upon their return to Washington, U.S., after a vacation in Bedminster, NJ., August 20, 2017.

Chelsea Clinton defends Barron Trump after website bashes his clothes

By Samantha Schmidt, Washington Post on Aug. 22, 2017, at 10:10 a.m.
Conservative news outlet the Daily Caller published a story attacking Barron for the T-shirt and shorts he wore while boarding Air Force One.
The Microsoft logo is shown on the Microsoft Theatre at the E3 2017 Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles, California, U.S. June 13, 2017.

A business located in a Portland condo sued Microsoft. It lost.

By Darren Fishell on Aug. 22, 2017, at 9:39 a.m.
A federal judge has tossed out a Portland company’s patent lawsuit against Microsoft about three years after federal reviewers declared the patent invalid.