April 24, 2014

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Raising the bars

Okay, so you’re assuming that today’s topic is about bar food and you are wondering why does he have a picture of Jane Fonda at the top of this column? It’s simple.

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April 23, 2014

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Screenings at Colonial, Strand

Callan McAuliffe and Emory Cohen star in the Maine-made “Beneath the Harvest Sky.”

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April 23, 2014

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Bangor Man Accused of Fleeing Scene of Trenton Accident – WABI

Bangor Man Accused of Fleeing Scene of Trenton AccidentWABI… scene of a property of a crash, operating after suspension, and violating conditions of release. Officials say he had an OUI conviction last month. The crash knocked out power to about 12-h…

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April 23, 2014

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‘It’s like God picked up the Jeep and launched it at the telephone pole’

A man has been taken to an Ellsworth hospital for treatment after a Jeep he was driving crashed into a utility pole on Route 3 early Wednesday morning, resulting in power being disconnected to nearly 1,200 Emera Maine customers, according to officials.

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April 23, 2014

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UPDATE Trenton Accident: Authorities Locate Driver Who Fled Scene on Foot – WABI

UPDATE Trenton Accident: Authorities Locate Driver Who Fled Scene on Foot
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The crash knocked out power to about 1200 customers and closed down the Bar Harbor Road for hours. “It appears the power was locally affected, some residents here on Route 3 on the West side. But other than that it looks like power to the north is fine

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April 22, 2014

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Walks and Talks – Come explore Maine – Beyond the Usual, at the Jesup

Discover the offbeat, fun and wacky in Maine during a slideshow with Marisue and John Pickering at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 1, at Jesup Memorial Library, in the latest Talks & Walks.

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April 21, 2014

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Maine filmmakers Q&A at Strand

The Strand Theatre, 345 Main St., will screen “Beneath the Harvest Sky,” the new film by Maine directors Aron Gaudet and Gita Pullapilly, beginning Saturday, May 3; a post-screening discussion with the filmmakers will follow the Sunday, May 4, shows at…

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April 20, 2014

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Giving away a $400 film camera

I used to think my Minolta film camera was great. I used it — actually two of them after I broke one beyond repair by dropping it — for the entire time I was a news reporter.

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April 18, 2014

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Frogtown Mountain Puppeteers Will Return to Bangor Opera House with New Show, 5/3

Penobscot Theatre Company is proud to welcome Frogtown Puppeteers back to the Bangor Opera House for a new show sure to delight.

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April 18, 2014

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$50 million bond proposal package headed to LePage with strong bipartisan support

A package of six bond bills totaling $50 million sailed through the Legislature on Thursday night en route to consideration by Gov. Paul LePage and voters on the November statewide ballot.

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