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USM Chamber Singers conducted by Nicolás Alberto Dosman

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USM Youth Ensembles Instrumental Concert

Shane Hall, 29, who was accused of kidnapping a woman, listens to Assistant District Attorney Jeffrey Baroody during his initial court appearance in Rockland in this September 2016 file photo.

Man gets 15 years for kidnapping woman off Rockland street

A Portland man will spend the next 15 years in prison and then six years under close supervision for kidnapping a woman off the streets of Rockland last fall.

Police investigating deaths of two people found in Old Orchard Beach

Police were called to 83 Cascade Road at 6:54 p.m. Monday.

Two bodies found in Standish

Police said the bodies were found at 49 Shaws Mill Road.
Gov. Paul LePage answers questions from the audience during a town hall meeting at William S. Cohen School in Bangor in this May 2016 file photo.

LePage to resume public town hall series in Biddeford

The format of Wednesday’s town hall meeting will be similar to last year’s events: A presentation by the governor followed by a question-and-answer session with attendees.

MEREDA’s Morning Menu Breakfast Event – “Parking for Successful Development: Threading the Needle”

Sliding footsteps in the build up of slush on downtown Bangor sidewalks Tuesday morning. A storm that is expected to last all day and into early Wednesday, laying ice, sleet or snow depending on region, has closed judicial centers, city halls, schools and businesses all around the state.
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Storm encases Maine in ice, sleet and snow

Nearly an inch of ice will create hazardous travelling conditions, especially for those out on foot.

Community mourns death of state table tennis champion in Westbrook crash

A Fouad Abdullah, who fled from ISIS and the war in Iraq, was building a new life in Westbrook, even becoming the state’s table tennis champion, before his life was tragically cut short on Jan. 22.
Portland Brass Quintet

FACULTY CONCERT SERIES: Portland Brass Quintet

Snow blankets Pine Street in Bangor in this December 2016 file photo.
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Cancellations coming in as icy storm approaches Maine

National Weather Service forecasters said Monday that the storm will arrive in southern reaches of the state late Monday night, mostly in the form of snow.
&quotGreen Line" by Sidney Hurwitz

Don Gorvett’s Piscataqua Fine Arts Gallery and Studio presenting The Boston Elevated Railway and Other Vanished Landmarks by artist and printmaker, Sidney Hurwitz. Opening Reception on Friday, Feb 3, 2017 4 – 7pm

WWI and the Maine Experience and Veterans’ Voices

Four hurt in stabbings in Portland

Four people were stabbed in two separate incidents Saturday night and early Sunday morning in Portland.

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Kayla Binette

WCSH/WLBZ weekend sports anchor takes job in South Carolina

“It was a tough decision,” said Kayla Binette, who has been at WCSH/WLBZ for two years. “But it’s time for me to branch out and go someplace different.”
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