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Homeless man’s death ruled a homicide

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:26

PORTLAND (AP) — Police say the death of a 54- year-old man whose body was found on a city street in Portland has been ruled a homicide.

The man was found by a passer-by early Sunday in the Old Port section of Portland. Police on Monday identified him as Sunao Thomas Yamada Jr. of Portland.

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Teen sentenced to 40 years in prison for Houlton killing

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:26

HOULTON (AP) — A judge has sentenced a teenager to 40 years in prison for his role in a brutal killing in Houlton, Maine.

Samuel Geary was 16 at the time of the killing of Keith Suitter in 2015, but was charged as an adult.

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Florida octogenarian to be sentenced for killing in Maine

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:26

CARIBOU (AP) — An 81- year-old Florida man convicted of strangling his former neighbor to death in northern Maine is due to be sentenced.

Robert Craig of Clearwater, Florida, was convicted in July in the death of 86-yearold Leo Corriveau in his Presque Isle mobile home.

His sentencing is scheduled for Tuesday in Caribou, Maine.

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Plea accepted for man who killed father

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25
BY MARINA VILLENEUVE The Associated Press

AUGUSTA

A man who admitted to killing and dismembering his father was committed to a psychiatric hospital on Monday after a judge accepted a plea agreement.

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Man accused of killing 4 described as kind musician

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25
BY ALANNA DURKIN RICHER The Associated Press

BOSTON

A recent college graduate accused of killing his mother, grandparents and a caregiver was described Monday as a good friend and talented jazz musician who showed no signs that he was troubled.

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Meet Albert!

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25
Coastal Humane Society

BRUNSWICK

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Blood drive in Brunswick

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25

BRUNSWICK — Cool As A Moose and the American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Friday, Sept. 15 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 128 Maine St., Brunswick.

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Curtis Library hosts annual how-to festival, block party

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25

BRUNSWICK — Curtis Memorial Library will host the 4th annual free How-To Festival and Block Party Saturday, Sept. 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Individuals and local business owners donate their time and talent to teach people of all ages a variety of fun and interesting skills.

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BHS scout headed to national convention

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25

BRUNSWICK — Sarah Poutree, a junior at Brunswick High School, has been selected to be a national delegate for Girl Scouts of Maine this year at the National Convention. She will be traveling to Columbus, Ohio in October and while at the convention she will see speakers such as Barbara Pierce Bush and Chelsea Clinton and other female leaders.

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BRUNSWICK REMEMBERS 9/11

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25
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‘Food Stamped’ screening this evening

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25

BRUNSWICK — Mid Coast Hunger Prevention Program kicks off the SNAP Challenge, an opportunity to live on the SNAP budget of $4 a day for a week, with a screening of “Food Stamped.” The screening will be held in Curtis Memorial Library’s Morrell Meeting Room at 6 p.m. this evening.

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RSU 1 gets 2 grants to encourage cycling

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

BATH

RSU 1 has received two grants that will increase cycling opportunities at Bath Middle School, with one providing the school with 25 mountain bikes and the other helping to create a new pump track at the school.

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Bowdoinham wins AARP award

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25
The Times Record

BOWDOINHAM

The town of Bowdoinham is among four winners of the AARP Community Challenge, a competition for community projects aimed at creating change and improving quality of life.

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Mainer’s trek for cops concludes in Topsham

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

TOPSHAM

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Annual suicide prevention walk happens this Sunday in Bath

Times Record - Tue, 09/12/2017 - 11:25
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

BATH

Sunday marks the fifth annual Out of the Darkness Walk in Bath, where participants will walk through downtown Bath to raise awareness for suicide prevention and direct money toward education and prevention.

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Bowdoin volleyball has busy 3-match weekend

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:17
The Times Record

WALTHAM, Mass.

The Bowdoin College volleyball team recorded an impressive 3-0 victory over Brandeis on the opening night of the New England Invitational on Friday evening.

The Polar Bears won with set scores of 25-20, 25-22, 25-17.

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Brunswick earns first volleyball win

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
The Times Record

BRUNSWICK

The Brunswick High School girls volleyball team earned its first varsity win all-time on Saturday, downing North Yarmouth Academy in a three-set thriller.

The Dragons improved to 1-2 after a 25-17, 17-25, 22-25, 25-11, 15-10 victory over the Panthers.

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Lewiston gives Mt. Ararat the slip

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
BY ADAM ROBINSON The Sun Journal

LEWISTON

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Nadal wins U.S. Open

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
The Associated Press

NEW YORK

Rafael Nadal entered the 2017 Grand Slam season on a 2?-year drought without so much as one appearance in a major final, let alone a title. He ends it having reasserted himself, capped by a U.S. Open final that shaped up as quite a mismatch — and turned out to be exactly that.

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Larson steals win

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
HANK KURZ JR. The Associated Press

RICHMOND, Va.

Kyle Larson and his Chip Ganassi Racing team needed a break, and it came with two laps to go.

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