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Roxanne Quimby (center) listens as Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell speaks during a public celebration and dedication ceremony Sunday for the Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument at the New England Outdoor Center in Township 2 Range 9.
Outdoors

National monument supporters celebrate ‘an incredible gift’

U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell praised Roxanne Quimby’s vision.
Community

MSG Gary Gordon Veteran Center Fund Raiser

Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016 12 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.Friday, Sept. 30, 2016 11:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Location: MSG Gary Gordon Veteran Center, 118 Main …

Fall Prevention week-fall screening

Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Dexter Family Practice, 51 High St, Dexter For more information: 207-924-7349; dexterfamilypractice.com Join the Maine …
Christina Marts, a National Park Service community planner, talks with Richard Schmidt III, chairman of the Patten Board of Selectmen, on Friday at the Patten Lumbermen’s Museum.
Outdoors

Donor threat might force park service to vacate Patten space

The threat came two days after President Barack Obama signed an executive order accepting entrepreneur Roxanne Quimby’s 87,563-acre donation to the park service.

Supper will benefit man injured in dog attack

Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Charleston Community Center, Charleston, Maine …
Community

Corinth church to hold baked bean supper

Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Corinth United Methodist Church, 275 …

Public baked bean supper to be held at Orrington church

Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Orrington Congregational Church, 38 Johnson …

Springfield Fair to be held Sept. 2-5

By Kirk Ritchie Only 8 days remain before the world famous Springfield Fair opens its …

Bangor Area Children’s Choir Youth Chorale and Treble Choir accepting new members

BANGOR, Maine — Bangor Area Children’s Choir Youth Chorale (ages 12-18) and Treble Choir (ages …
Homestead

Fall Field Day slated Sept. 10 at Rogers Farm Garden

Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Rogers Farm Demonstration Garden, 914 …
Community

End Violence Together rally and march planned in Bangor

Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: West Market Square, 1 Merchants …

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