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Sean Lague Joins Camden National Bank as Director of Information Technology

PORTLAND – Camden National Bank is pleased to announce the recent addition of Sean Lague as senior vice president and director of information technology. Based …
The suspect is described a white male, in his early 20’s, approximately 5’7”, with an average build.

Police search for man in attempted armed robbery outside restaurant

South Portland police are investigating an attempted armed robbery at Buffalo Wild Wings.
An employee works in the fabricating facility at Fairchild Seminconductor in South Portland in 2009.

Fairchild’s new owner plans to cut 130 jobs, but won’t say where

The new owner of a South Portland semiconductor plant plans to cut more than 100 jobs, but it’s unclear whether any Maine workers would be included in that layoff.
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Widely-known priest and author to speak Oct. 17 at Jesuit Spirituality Initiative event

Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Cheverus High School, 267 Ocean Ave., Portland, Maine For more information: cheverus.org/campus-life/jamesmartinsj.cfm PORTLAND, Maine — The …
Laura Kargul, in concert: Composers on the Edge

FACULTY CONCERT SERIES – Laura Kargul in Concert: Composers on the Edge

Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus, 37 College Avenue, Gorham, ME For more information: 207-780-5555; …

The Farm Stand Celebrates 2nd Birthday

Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Location: The Farm Stand, 161 Ocean Street, South Portland, Maine For more information: (207) 749-5544; facebook.com/TheFarmStand207/ …
Fork Food Lab tasting room opens this week. Co-owner Bruno Tropeano of Gelato Fiasco holds up a cup of an experimental flavor people can try here.

Portland food lab opens tasting room

“Through experimental product lines, we are trying to give people a taste of a wide variety of food.”
&quotI was there," U.S. Army veteran Rob Jones, 23, of Brewer said when Iraq was mentioned in the presidential debate between Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016.

Scrooge McDuck versus mac and cheese? Mainers react to presidential debate.

Mainers’ reactions to Monday’s showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump drew reactions ranging from the serious to the surreal to the incredulous.
Norwegian tourist Espen Brungodt, 28, who was traveling through Portland with his family, was arrested after threatening in an email to kill police officers with explosives and assault rifles, authorities said.

Norwegian tourist who threatened to kill Portland police pleads guilty to federal charge

The Norwegian tourist arrested in August after threatening to kill Portland police officers with explosives and assault rifles pleaded guilty Monday to a federal charge of making threatening interstate communications.
Kindergarten teacher Terri Lowe with student Tristan Kobayashi at Foulks Ranch Elementary School in Elk Grove, California, on Aug. 28, 2012.

Maine among worst places in country to make living as a teacher, financial website says

If you want to become a teacher, Maine is among the toughest places in the country to make a living once you step into the classroom, according to a report released Monday by a finance website.

Maine couple sentenced for stealing disabled daughters’ Social Security

A Topsham couple who used more than $100,000 in Social Security disability benefits paid to their disabled twin daughters for travel and items such as a motorcycle will serve five months in prison followed by five months of in-home detention.

UMaine climate change scientist will discuss ice melt, adaptation at Maine-Arctic Forum Oct. 3

PORTLAND — The director of the University of Maine Climate Change Institute will talk about the …

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Hugh Freund (middle) of South Freeport and teammates Rick Doerr (left) and Brad Kendell raise the Stars and Stripes after winning the silver medal on Saturday in the Sonar sailing class at the 2016 Paralympic Summer Games in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

Maine man, US team win Paralympic silver medal

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil — Hugh Freund of South Freeport and his United States teammates saved their best for last on the final day of …
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