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Maxi's Secrets by Lynn Plourde

Lynn Plourde and Maxi have Secrets to Share

By Gibranicon on Aug. 22, 2016, at 4:39 p.m.
Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: The Briar Patch, 27 Central Street, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-941-0255; briarpatchbooks.com Join The Briar Patch in Bangor on Thursday, August 25th at 3pm as they welcome Maine author Lynn Plourde to celebrate the release of her debut middle-grade …
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Searsport UMC Yard Sale

By Richard Hanson on Aug. 22, 2016, at 4:22 p.m.
Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: United Methodist Church, Main Street, Searsport, Maine The United Methodist Church on Main Street in Searsport will be having a yard sale on Saturday August 27 from 9 AM to 2 PM. Clothing at $2.00 per bag, books, household items, …
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Eastern Avenue at Felts Brook temporary road closure set for culvert replacement project

on Aug. 22, 2016, at 4:15 p.m.
BREWER, Maine — A culvert at Felts Brook will be replaced on Eastern Avenue beginning Aug. 29. The four-week project will close Eastern Avenue between Pierce and Lambert roads. The existing culvert, which has been inspected annually by the city of Brewer and Maine Department of Transportation, shows significant corrosion …
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Dancing the night away at Folk Dance Brunswick.

Folk Dance Brunswick

By George Simonson on Aug. 22, 2016, at 3:33 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 2, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.Friday, Sept. 9, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: People Plus, 35 Union Street, Brunswick, Maine For …
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Mrs. Titcomb talking with 6th grade classes of PCES at the PCSWCD's Demonstration Forest in Williamsburg. The 6th grade teachers at PCES bring their students to the forest for a day of interactive learning each year.

Rochelle Titcomb Named the PCSWCD’s Outstanding Conservation Educator of the Year

By Joanna Tarrazi on Aug. 22, 2016, at 2:17 p.m.
It’s a big job, teaching today’s youth about the environment. In Piscataquis County, we are fortunate to have several organizations and educators who are dedicated to teaching students about nature, their natural surroundings and our natural resource’s deep rooted value to our area. Each year, the Piscataquis County Soil and …
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Knitting Social at the Brewer Public Library

By Brewer Public Library on Aug. 22, 2016, at 1:57 p.m.
Friday, Sept. 2, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.Friday, Sept. 9, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.Friday, Sept. 16, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Brewer Public Library, 100 South Main Street, Brewer, …
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Dog Ears at the Brewer Public Library

By Brewer Public Library on Aug. 22, 2016, at 1:52 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2016 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Brewer Public Library, 100 South Main Street, Brewer, Maine For more information: 207-989-7943; brewermaine.gov/library/ Contact Brewer …
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Book Club at the Brewer Public Library

By Brewer Public Library on Aug. 22, 2016, at 1:47 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 12, 2016 5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Location: Brewer Public Library, 100 South Main Street, Brewer, Maine For more information: 207-989-7943; brewermaine.gov/library/ Join the Brewer Public Library Book Club to discuss summer reading and plans for our coming year. Contact Library staffStory continues below advertisement. for details at …
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Sunday Worship

By Rev. Tim Hall on Aug. 22, 2016, at 1:23 p.m.
Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Trinitarian Congregational Parish of Castine, 68 Main Street, Castine, Maine For more information: (207) 326-9486; tcpoc.org Members and friends of the Trinitarian Congregational Parish of Castine are pleased to offer to people of all ages and interests an open invitation …
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Samantha demonstrates a yoga pose on Roque Bluffs beach.

Bold Coast Yoga School Begins First Teacher Training in Washington County

By Samantha Williams on Aug. 22, 2016, at 1:16 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Cobscook Community Learning Center, 10 Commissary Point Road, Trescott, Maine For more information: 207-214-6516; boldcoastyoga.com Trescott – Cobscook Community Learning Center will host Bold Coast Yoga, the first registered yoga school in …
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ROBERT CRAY TICKETS!!

By boxoffice on Aug. 22, 2016, at 1:02 p.m.
Thursday, September 15 at 7:30pm: THE ROBERT CRAY BAND Grammy-winning Blues singer, guitarist and songwriter Robert Cray’s music is based in American roots, so it’s sound is both fresh and familiar. Tickets: $65/General Admission. Lobby and balcony bars are open for all concerts for 21+. FMI STRAND THEATRE 345 MAIN …
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“Orange Buoys”, 6 x 6”, oil on canvas, by Will Kefauver.

Call for Entries for the “6 x 6 x 6, #2” Art Show

By Amy Kefauver on Aug. 22, 2016, at 12:33 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Kefauver Studio & Gallery, 144 Bristol Road, Damariscotta, Maine For more information: 2o7-226-0974; kefauverstudio.com The Kefauver Studio & Gallery, Damariscotta, is calling for artists to participate in the “6 x 6 x 6, #2” show, running from September 29th through …
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MIXED-MUSIC DUO: ZzCc at The Cannery

By leslie ross on Aug. 22, 2016, at 12:24 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: the Cannery at South Penobscot, 207 Southern Bay Rd, Peniobscot, Maine For more information: 207-326-2027; facebook.com/events/1780962198815301/ Anoush MoaZzeni on Augmented Prepared Piano(Piano+) with Live ElectronicsStory continues below advertisement. Sonia Paço-RoCchia on Automated Unconventional Instruments and Bassoon with Live Electronics. ZzCc …
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Learn Before you go! Eugene Onegin

By Karen Cole on Aug. 22, 2016, at 12:21 p.m.
Thursday, April 20, 2017 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Orono Public Library, 39 Pine St, Orono, Maine For more information: 2078665060; orono.org Tchaikovsky’s setting of Pushkin’s timeless verse novel is presented on the Met stage in Deborah Warner’s moving production, starring Anna Netrebko and Dmitri Hvorostovsky as Tatiana and …
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Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge Youth Conservation Crew at the Popple Arch Culvert

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service restores fish passage off of the St. Croix River

By Steve Agius on Aug. 22, 2016, at 11:42 a.m.
BARING — The staff at the Northern Maine National Wildlife Refuge Complex announced recently the completion of a collaborative fish passage project at the Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge. The project is a partnership between the Pleasant Point Passamaquoddy Tribe, Project SHARE and three branches of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife …
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Principal photography completed on ‘Rainy Season,’ based on the short story by Stephen King

By Vanessa Wright on Aug. 22, 2016, at 11:37 a.m.
BANGOR — The cast and crew of “Rainy Season” filmed more than four days in Senoia and Haralson, Georgia, and has completed the short film based on the story by Stephen King. The film stars Brian Ashton Smith, Anne-Marie Kennedy, Kermit Rolison and Jan Mary Nelson. The story follows a …
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"Maine on Glass" book cover

Bookstore launches ‘Maine on Glass’

on Aug. 22, 2016, at 11:20 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Left Bank Books, Belfast, Maine For more information: 338-9009 BELFAST — The public is invited to a special Labor Day launch party at 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3, at Left Bank Books to celebrate the release of “Maine on Glass: …
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Eddy Karnabi, MD, PhD, FASE

Eastern Maine Medical Center welcomes cardiologist

By emmc on Aug. 22, 2016, at 11:08 a.m.
BANGOR — Eastern Maine Medical Center’s Northeast Cardiology Associates welcomed recently Dr. Eddy Karnabi to its team of cardiologists. Karnabi, who prefers patients and colleagues call him by his first name, Eddy, began seeing patients at the end of July. Karnabi comes to the practice from the University of Miami …
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USA National Miss Maine Princess Karleigh Smith hands Rep. Chenette the Presidential Volunteer Service Award at an anti-bullying fundraiser at Thornton Academy.

Saco legislator honored by President Obama for service

By Amy Sylvester on Aug. 22, 2016, at 10:56 a.m.
SACO – Rep. Justin Chenette, D-Saco, has been honored by President Barack Obama with a Volunteer Service Award for his community involvement. At an anti-bullying fundraiser Chenette emceed at Thornton Academy over the weekend, he was surprised with the gold level award signifying over 250 hours of community service completed …
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Baked bean and casserole supper slated at Orland church

on Aug. 22, 2016, at 10:54 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 3, 2016 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Orland United Methodist Church, Off Route 1, Orland, Maine For more information: 207-469-0077 ORLAND, Maine — A baked bean and casserole supper will be held 5-6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3, at Orland United Methodist Church, off Route 1 near the …