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Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman in Warner Bros. Pictures' action adventure "Wonder Woman," a Warner Bros. Pictures release.

A look back at Wonder Woman’s feminist (and not-so-feminist) history

By Michael Cavna, Washington Post on May 26, 2017, at 11:52 a.m.
Psychologist William Moulton Marston had a plan to combat superhero comic books’ worst crime of “bloodcurdling masculinity” — in the star-spangled form of a female warrior who could, time and again, escape the shackles of a man’s world of inflated pride and prejudice.
MAINE MOMMY MUSINGS

Enjoy some weekly raindrops and sunrays with the kid-friendly Rain or Shine Hiking Club

on May 26, 2017, at 11:48 a.m.

52 Weeks of Giving: Community Cookies

By Blue Hill Library on May 26, 2017, at 11:16 a.m.

Blue Hill Library Film: Fly Away Home

By Blue Hill Library on May 26, 2017, at 11:15 a.m.

Blue Hill Library Book Sale Saturday June 3rd

By Blue Hill Library on May 26, 2017, at 11:14 a.m.

Jerry Farlow: Mathematician Extraordinaire!

By oplevents on May 26, 2017, at 11:06 a.m.

Carver Memorial Library book sale

By carverlibrary on May 26, 2017, at 10:35 a.m.
MAINE COURSE

Plan the perfect summer party with these recipes

on May 26, 2017, at 9:46 a.m.
Spend less time planning your summer party and more time enjoying it with this list of recipes that are perfect for barbecues, picnics, graduations or family reunions.
“A Taste of Pemaquid” has an eclectic collection of art to delight visitors.  One corner of the show features the work of (clockwise from left) Dale Dapkins, Judy Bernier, and DiTa Ondek.

Opening Reception for the “A Taste of Pemaquid” Art Show

By Amy Kefauver on May 26, 2017, at 7:59 a.m.
LIFE DOWNEAST

Remembering that small boy inside every fisherman

on May 26, 2017, at 7:16 a.m.
PETER PETER PORTLAND EATER AT BDN

This is a must have for seafood and beautiful views this summer

on May 26, 2017, at 7 a.m.
A chef slices pork that cooked all day.

Americans go hog wild for pork as summer BBQ season kicks off

By Megan Durisin, Bloomberg on May 26, 2017, at 6:20 a.m.
It’s boom times for pork enthusiasts.
People participate in a 50+ 'N Fit Class at the Bangor Y Tuesday.

Losing weight, getting fit in midlife is a reachable goal

By Meg Haskell on May 26, 2017, at 5:30 a.m.
For men and women in their 50s, 60s and older, the weight-loss challenge comes with some powerful motivators to succeed, as well as some particular difficulties.
JULIA BAYLY
Jumpers reached terminal velocity -- or 120 mph -- skydiving over Presque Isle last weekend.

On Rusty Metal Farm we fear the mundane and embrace the risky

By Julia Bayly on May 25, 2017, at 3:33 p.m.
On Sunday, I survived jumping out of a perfectly good airplane.
Artist, Barbara Strubell

Barbara Strubell – Artist’s Reception

By swhplibrary on May 25, 2017, at 3:21 p.m.

June at Thompson Free Library

By Kim Brawn on May 25, 2017, at 2:19 p.m.

Lew Dow and YesterYear Music Makers at Dover-Foxcroft church

on May 25, 2017, at 11:58 a.m.

Woodlawn Nature Program presents Ospreys-Magnificent Fish Hawks

By Woodlawn Museum, Gardens & Park on May 25, 2017, at 11:13 a.m.

Organ Recital at Hammond Street Church

By Kay Eames on May 25, 2017, at 7:31 a.m.
THE PARTIAL OBSERVER

The Long March for Science

on May 25, 2017, at 7:17 a.m.