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CES, Inc. announces new shareholders

By Jessamine Pottle on March 28, 2017, at 10:12 a.m.
Lilly Kuhn of Yarmouth harvests potatoes during Wolfe's Neck Farm's summer Teen Agriculture program in Freeport.

Maine is a ‘hotbed’ of summer camps, and kids love it

By Emily Burnham on March 28, 2017, at 8 a.m.
“There’s a reason why Maine is such a hotbed for summer camps, and it’s because of the woods and mountains and lakes and coast.”
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Wednesday, March 29, 2017: Trump’s troubling attack on the press, a wake up call for Sen. Collins, implement ranked-choice voting

on March 28, 2017, at 7:21 a.m.
Letters for Wednesday, March 29, 2017: Trump’s troubling attack on the press, a wake up call for Sen. Collins, implement ranked-choice voting
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Sap buckets around a neighborhood in Belfast wait to be emptied by Sasha Kutsy and her family Wednesday. The family gathers sap from neighbor trees to make around two gallons of maple syrup.

Maple syrup isn’t just a business, it’s a way of life

By Abigail Curtis on March 28, 2017, at 5:57 a.m.
“As February rolls around and we are so eager for spring to come, this is a sign that it’s on its way.”

Small Maine communities reclaim their say over wind projects

By Darren Fishell on March 27, 2017, at 7:06 p.m.
A total of 39 Unorganized Territory communities have taken back the ability to nix wind power projects they don’t like.
Long Creek Youth Development Center on Westbrook Street in South Portland.

Citing personal reasons, Long Creek superintendent resigns

By Dawn Gagnon and Jake Bleiberg on March 27, 2017, at 6:53 p.m.
Long Creek Youth Development Center Superintendent Jeff Merrill II has resigned less than a week after being placed on administrative leave.

Maine pols push to keep late campaign contributions hidden until after elections

By Steve Mistler, Maine Public on March 27, 2017, at 5:36 p.m.
Last year, candidates, PACs and ballot question campaigns disclosed more than $2.6 million of spending under what’s known as 24-hour reporting.
Students walk across the University of Maine through a 2017 spring snowstorm.

How Trump’s deep budget cuts might affect Maine universities

By Nick McCrea on March 27, 2017, at 4:38 p.m.
“We are concerned about the potential impact that cuts to federal agencies may have on UMaine academic, research and service programs.”
Detroit Red Wings defensemen Dan Renouf (77) and forward Mitch Callahan (57) go after the puck during the first period of play against Chicago Blackhawksduring a preseason game at United Center.

Former UMaine defenseman called up by NHL’s Detroit Red Wings

By Ryan McLaughlin on March 27, 2017, at 3:10 p.m.
Dan Renouf, who spent three years with the Black Bears, was called up from the Grand Rapids Griffins, the organization announced on Sunday.

BerryDunn welcomes Andrew Majka as senior manager

on March 27, 2017, at 2:57 p.m.

Systems Engineering Named One of 2017 Tech Elite Solution Providers by CRN®

By Belinda Donovan on March 27, 2017, at 2:12 p.m.
Maine on Glass

Augusta Presentation to Focus on Maine History Captured in Postcard Images

By Adam Fisher on March 27, 2017, at 12:35 p.m.
Presidents Cup Entries

Local Photographer Receives High Award

By Alana Ranney on March 27, 2017, at 9:02 a.m.

Maine’s Restaurant and Lodging Industry Reports Record Sales in 2016 with an Increase of Hundreds of Millions of Dollars

By Angie Helton on March 27, 2017, at 8:53 a.m.
ORONO, Maine -- 03/21/2017 -- Joan Logue smiles as she listens to Emma Brickman's story at Logue's home in Orono Tuesday. Brickman visits with Logue one hour a week as part of Project Generations, a new program supported by the Eastern Area Agency on Aging and the Maine Center on Aging aimed at connecting student volunteers with senior citizens in the area, helping students appreciate the challenges of aging in place and giving seniors a lively young connection to the community. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Project Generations bring young and old together

By Ashley Conti on March 27, 2017, at 7:19 a.m.
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Emma Brickman (left) laughs with 92-year-old Joan Logue at Logue's home in Orono on Tuesday. Brickman visits with Logue one hour per week as part of Project Generations, a new program supported by the Eastern Area Agency on Aging and the Maine Center on Aging aimed at connecting student volunteers with senior citizens in the area, helping students appreciate the challenges of aging in place and giving seniors a lively young connection to the community.

Why UMaine students are hanging out with senior citizens

By Meg Haskell on March 27, 2017, at 7:18 a.m.
Project Generations, a new program at the UMaine that connects senior-friendly college students with older residents in Greater Bangor for their mutual benefit.

Castine – Trinity Episcopal Church

By Brian MacFarland on March 27, 2017, at 7:03 a.m.
A mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain will make for a messy morning commute across Maine Monday.

Snow, freezing rain to make for slick commute across Maine

By Nok-Noi Ricker on March 27, 2017, at 6:55 a.m.
The wet snow falling Monday morning will be followed by a light coating of sleet or ice, according to the National Weather Service.
Salena Sawtelle, a certified nursing assistant at the Stillwater Health Care nursing home in Bangor, talks to Connie Drake before getting her ready for breakfast on Feb. 28

A Maine woman who protects the dying can barely afford to live

on March 27, 2017, at 6:22 a.m.
She is one of 24,000 workers whose wages have declined even as demand has grown, and have no clear way of getting ahead.
After a spike in crashes, the Maine Department of Transportation will lower the speed limit on a stretch of Interstate 295 between Falmouth and Topsham.

Speed limit to drop on span of I-295 on Monday

By Dawn Gagnon on March 26, 2017, at 2:21 p.m.
The decision to drop the speed limit from 70 mph to 65 mph was prompted by a nearly 30 percent increase in crashes on a span of the interstate between Falmouth and Topsham.