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Free Jazz Concert

Monday, July 11, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library Amphitheatre, Atlantic Avenue, Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/mojo-jazz-orchestra-july-11/ Mondaynite Jazz …

Brown Bag Talk: Avena Botanicals

Monday, July 11, 2016 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/avena-botanicals-july-11/ Avena Botanicals …

Three men charged in connection with credit card ‘cloning’ scheme

Cumberland County Sheriff’s deputies arrested three men from out-of-state on Saturday in Brunswick and charged them with forgery.

Cyber Sunday

Sunday, July 10, 2016 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main St., Camden, ME For more information: 207-236-3440; librarycamden.org/event/ipad-basics-with-voiceover-and-zoom-july-10/ Free tech …

Driver charged in chase that ends with crash in Warren

A Jefferson man is behind bars after police say he led them on a chase that reached 100 miles per hour and ended in the suspect crashing his pickup truck.
Deputy Kim Emery of the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office operates the department's robot outside the Law Enforcement Center in Portland.

Maine sheriff adds robot deputy ‘Rosie’ to force

“It’s another tool to protect our officers and everybody that we serve,” Sheriff Kevin Joyce said. “It provides use the ability for intelligence-gathering and to deliver phones, where before this we would have put people in harm’s way.”
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MoJO at The Speakeasy 7/2

Saturday, July 2, 2016 8:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Location: The Speakeasy, 2 Park Drive, rockland, Maine Mondaynite Jazz Orchestra (MoJO) will play beside The …
A transformed Bayside cottage is third in Belfast Garden Club’s Open Garden Days on Friday, July 8. The shady acre at 37 George Street in Northport will be open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.

Shady Bayside Cottage Garden Third in Belfast Open Garden Days

Friday, July 8, 2016 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Woolsey Garden, 37 George Street, Northport, Maine For more information: 207-323-2368; b A transformed Bayside …
Cheryl Melvin (center) contemplates her next word during a women's Scrabble tournament at Markel's Bakehouse in Castine Tuesday. The competition brought 16 high-level players from across the country to Castine for a three-day tournament.
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World-class wordsmiths at the top of their game in Castine tournament

Top competitors from across the country traveled to Castine from New Mexico, Florida, Wisconsin, Colorado and other parts of the country to play in in this small tournament.
Randall Junior Weddle, 54, of Greeneville, Tennessee made his initial appearance in a Maine court on two counts of manslaughter and two counts of aggravated operating under the influence. His attorney, David Paris, sits reading the court documents prior to the hearing, May 16, 2016.

Trucker accused in fatal Maine crash barred from commercial interstate driving

A federal agency has ruled that a Tennessee truck driver involved in a March crash in Maine that killed two motorists is an “imminent threat to public safety.”
Eighth-graders (from left) Sydni Moores, Joshua Chun and Vincent Bonarrigo work at the Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast on a model merry-go-round that will generate electricity. They are part of Team Power Play, which recently won first place in Maine as part of the national eCYBERMISSION competition.
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Midcoast teen scientists generate electricity from a merry-go-round

“There’s so much kinetic energy in a playground,” one of the teen scientists said.
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Lindy Hop Workshop!

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Swing & Sway Dancing, 143 …
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Salsa Dance Workshop with Ramon Martinez!

Friday, July 1, 2016 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: Swing & Sway Dancing, 143 …
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Free Jazz Concert

Thursday, July 7, 2016 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library Amphitheatre, Atlantic …

Midcoast Stroke Support Group

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main …
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Artist Reception: Linda Shepard

Tuesday, July 5, 2016 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main …

Cyber Sunday

Sunday, July 3, 2016 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, 55 Main …

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Eastern Maine athletes shine at New Balance Nationals

Drew Nealey of Northport and Austin Lufkin of Clifton came up with big performances over the weekend at the New Balance Nationals Outdoor track and field championships at Greensboro, North Carolina.
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