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Lobster boat races returning to Harpswell

Times Record - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:30
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

HARPSWELL

After a brief hiatus, the much-loved lobster boat races are returning to Harpswell this summer.

The races, which started in 1987, last took place in 2013.

“The original people were just tired after 26 years,” said Larry Ward, one of the organizers of the revived races. “Then we had that hiatus four years, and now we’r.e back.”

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Lisbon seeking help to fund EMS services

Times Record - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:30
BY CHRIS QUATTRUCCI Times Record Staff

LISBON

Lisbon is looking for help to pay for its emergency medical services.

Town Councilors Tuesday approved applying to receive aid from the state's Efficient Delivery of Local and Regional Services fund to help offset a new cost for EMS services.

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Wiscasset residents vote to end suit

Times Record - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:30
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

WISCASSET

Wiscasset residents took a decisive stand against the lawsuit between the town and Maine Department of Transportation aimed at halting a plan to remove on-street parking downtown.

As reported by The Lincoln County News, residents voted 578-303 against continuing the lawsuit Tuesday.

In effect, the question of the lawsuit comes down to parking in the downtown.

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Freeport grad dies in Bahrain while serving with Navy

Times Record - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:30
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

FREEPORT

A Freeport native serving in the U.S. Navy was killed earlier this month while stationed in Bahrain.

Austin Thomas Williams, 22, died in Manama, Bahrain, after being struck by a vehicle while crossing the road with friends on April 5, according to his obituary.

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Town council extends shelter moratorium, creates task force

Times Record - Wed, 04/18/2018 - 11:30
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK

Tedford Housing will have to wait to move forward on its new shelter.

Brunswick councilors agreed Tuesday to extend its moratorium blocking the location of shelters in town for six months; Councilor Steve Walker was the lone member to oppose the delay.

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Vegetarian spring pasta salad

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
BY KATIE WORKMAN The Associated Press

A great pasta salad is a beautiful thing. It anchors a picnic, potluck or buffet with aplomb. It’s portable, flexible, and easily and often vegetarian.

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Tri-State Lotteries

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34

Monday
Lucky for Life:
9-11-26-33-38 (7)
Gimme 5: 13-16-24-25-31
Day Pick 3: 4-8-5
Day Pick 4: 4-2-4-9
Evening Pick 3: 1-9-8
Evening Pick 4: 7-1-3-0

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Squeezing the most out of small outdoor spaces

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
BY MELISSA RAYWORTH The Associated Press

[img_assist|nid=1212829|title=|desc= THIS PHOTO provided by Janice Parker shows detail in an outdoor garden in New York designed by Parker, a landscape architect. Parker suggests using plants with bold color to bring maximum beauty to a limited outdoor space.

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Graduation is new territory for mom

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
Sarah Smiley

Motherhood brings many surprises and “firsts.” It seems like just as soon as we get a handle on the job, something new pops up, and we ask, “Why didn’t anyone warn me about this?,” a phrase you’ve undoubtedly heard mothers say before.

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In the Garden

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
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Benefits jibe with today’s emphasis on wellness

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
BY DEAN FOSDICK The Associated Press

Modern gardening isn’t just about growing plants — it’s part of a movement toward personal and family wellness that includes everything from diet and exercise to a clean and livable environment.

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BIRTHS

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34

Mid Coast Hospital, Brunswick

A boy, Lawson Jeffery Weeks, to Chelsey Weeks (Renaud) and Christopher Weeks of Harpswell, March 5, 2018.

A boy, Oakley Winslow Williams, to Christopher Peter Williams and Lindsey Elizabeth (Ingraham) Williams of Damariscotta, March 27, 2018.

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Devils rally for win

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
The Associated Press

NEWARK, N.J.

Taylor Hall had a goal and two assists, setting up Stefan Noesen’s game-winner with 7:05 play, and New Jersey scored four times in the third to beat Tampa Bay, 5-2 in Game 3.

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Heat get even with 76ers

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
The Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA

Dwyane Wade turned in a vintage performance, scoring 28 points to end the 76ers’ 17- game winning streak and lead the Miami Heat to a 113-103 Game 2 win over Philadelphia on Monday night and even the first-round playoff series.

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For the record

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
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Kyle Busch wins delayed Bristol race

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
BY STEVE REED The Associated Press

BRISTOL, Tenn.

Kyle Busch was all smiles and Kyle Larson was all scowls.

Busch passed Larson with five laps remaining at Bristol Motor Speedway on Monday to win his second straight Cup Series race, culminating a rain-delayed weekend when temperatures dipped into the high 30s.

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Bowdoin weekend

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
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Bowdoin’s Hirschfeld lax Player of Week

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34

BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College senior Hannah Hirschfeld has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Women’s Lacrosse Player of the Week.

Hirschfeld led the Polar Bears to a pair of important tightly- played NESCAC wins last week.

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Bowdoin rugby to host ‘7s’

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College women’s rugby team will host the fifth annual Polar Bear 7s Rugby Tournament at Pickard Fields on Saturday.

NCAA teams from the National Intercollegiate Rugby Association and top D1 and D2 club sides from USA Rugby will compete in two distinct brackets.

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Linden ends U.S. slump, wins Boston Marathon

Times Record - Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:34
BY JIMMY GOLEN The Associated Press

BOSTON

After slogging through just a few miles of icy rain and a near-gale headwind that made her feel like she was running in place, Desiree Linden decided she’d seen enough of the Boston Marathon for another year.

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