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U.S. Rep and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud
CAMPAIGN 2014

GOP attacks Michaud for sponsoring bill that passed with wide bipartisan support

LEWISTON, Maine — Maine Democrats and the campaign of Mike Michaud are becoming increasingly agitated over a series of attacks being made by their Republican …
Gov. Paul LePage

Advocates decry LePage rule change that could kick 12,000 off food stamps

AUGUSTA, Maine — A proposed rule change by Gov. Paul LePage that could see about 12,000 food stamp recipients lose eligibility for the program on …
Sen. Susan Collins
CAMPAIGN 2014

Collins wins another labor union endorsement

LEWISTON, Maine — The re-election campaign of Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins was touting another union endorsement Wednesday. According to a campaign release, the Massachusetts …

Nighttime road work to close I-195 ramps in Saco

SACO, Maine — Several on- and offramps will be shut down to traffic on Interstate 195 on Thursday and Friday while nighttime road work continues, …
“Jamie Wyeth: Get Into Reality” is the topic of a Champlain Society discussion tonight at College of the Atlantic by the show’s curator, Dr. Elliot Bostwick Davis.
From the community

Wyeth’s retrospective dissected at COA forum tonight

Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Thomas S. Gates Jr. Community Center, College of the Atlantic, 105 Eden St., Bar Harbor, …
Gov. Paul LePage
CAMPAIGN 2014

York County chamber cancels next week’s gubernatorial debate after LePage turns down invite

KITTERY, Maine — Gov. Paul LePage has turned down a gubernatorial debate in Kittery on Aug. 27, prompting the Greater York Region Chamber of Commerce …
Maine House Speaker Mark Eves. D-North Berwick, speaks with Eunice St. John, 76, in Brunswick on Wednesday before announcing a series of proposals designed to build more affordable housing for seniors and otherwise help them remain in their homes as they age.
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House speaker proposes $65 million bond to build senior housing, other measures to help older Mainers live at home

BRUNSWICK, Maine — Maine House Speaker Mark Eves on Wednesday announced a series of proposals designed to build more affordable housing for seniors and otherwise …

Auburn firm cracks Inc. magazine’s top 10 ‘fastest-growing’ firms list

PORTLAND, Maine — An Auburn-based competitive electricity company has landed in the top 10 of Inc. magazine’s list of the country’s fastest-growing companies, ranked by …
From the community

Maine State Chamber president receives national award

AUGUSTA, Maine – Maine State Chamber of Commerce President Dana Connors …

Five Maine agricultural companies to share $471,571 in federal grants

PORTLAND, Maine — Five Maine companies will share nearly half a …

Report: Climate change threatens outdoor recreation, Mainers’ health

PORTLAND, Maine — Climate change has exacerbated populations of ticks, …
From the community

Fifty-Eight Verrill Dana Attorneys Recognized by Best Lawyers®

(8/19/2014) Fifty-eight Verrill Dana lawyers in four offices were recently …
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