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Today in History

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

On September 11, 2001, nearly 3,000 people were killed as 19 al- Qaida hijackers seized control of four jetliners, sending two of the planes into New York's World Trade Center, one into the Pentagon and the fourth into a field in western Pennsylvania.

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Support an Indigenous People’s Day in Brunswick

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
MIAG STEERING COMMITTEE

A national movement is building for celebrating Native culture, Native resilience and all that’s offered by native understandings of our connection with the natural world.

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Maine court: Lenders limited to 1 foreclosure proceeding

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

PORTLAND

A mortgage company can’t bring a second foreclosure action against a borrower after losing a similar foreclosure in the court system, Maine’s supreme court ruled.

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2 motorcyclists killed in collision during charitable ride

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

AUGUSTA (AP) — Maine State Police say two motorcyclists participating in a charitable ride have died in a collision with a pickup truck.

Police say the pickup’s two occupants and two other motorcyclists were also injured in the crash on Interstate 95 in Augusta early Sunday afternoon.

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Police investigate suspicious death on downtown street

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

PORTLAND ( AP) — Police in Portland are investigating the death of a man whose body was found on a downtown street.

Police tell the Portland Press Herald that the dead man was discovered by a passerby early Sunday morning in the Old Port section of the city.

Authorities say the death is suspicious.

The deceased’s name has not been released.

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New law bans lead fishing tackle to protect loons

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

AUGUSTA (AP) — A new Maine law bans lead fishing tackle in hopes of protecting loons.

The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife says keeping lead fishing weights out of Maine waters will better the birds’ survival and spur population growth across the Northeast.

Ingesting lead fishing tackle is the leading cause of death for the birds.

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Shopping center in foreclosure and scheduled for auction

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

AUGUSTA ( AP) — A shopping center host to multiple Maine businesses is in foreclosure and will go up for auction at the end of September.

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Maine man suspected of slaying 4

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

BOSTON

A 22-year-old recent Oberlin College graduate and jazz drummer from Maine will face murder charges Monday in the slayings of four adults found at a Massachusetts home.

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Harpswell to hold second forum on pier demolition

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

HARPSWELL

The Mitchell Field Committee will hold a second public forum Sept. 18 to discuss the demolition of the Mitchell Field Pier.

The committee will walk through the request for proposals with members of the public and respond to queries raised at the previous forum in June.

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Brunswick hit and run suspect indicted

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK

A woman who allegedly struck a bicyclist with her car and fled the scene has been indicted by a Cumberland County Grand Jury on six charges.

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R10 board needs member

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

TOPSHAM

School Administrative District 75 is seeking a community member to serve on the Region 10 Cooperative Board.

Region 10 Technical High School is a regional career and technical education school serving students from Brunswick, RSU 5 and SAD 75.

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Library seeks funds for teen space renovation, reference room upgrades

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
Patten Free Library

BATH

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Local chefs to compete at Meals on Wheels benefit

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

BATH

On Tuesday, Sept. 19, chefs from central and Midcoast Maine will compete in Spectrum Generations 5th Annual Celebrity Chef Challenge at the Maine Maritime Museum in Bath.

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Concert to benefit hurricane relief in Phippsburg

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

PHIPPSBURG — Cajun band Jimmyjo & the Jumbol’ayuhs will play a hurricane relief benefit concert at Drummore Concert Hall on Rt. 209 in Phippsburg on Tuesday at 7: 15 p. m. The band plays music of southwestern Louisiana and eastern Texas, where much of the aftermath damage from Hurricane Harvey occurred. Reservations are recommended.

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Climate change talk in Brunswick

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

BRUNSWICK — On Wednesday, Sept. 13 from 1- 3 p.m. in the Morrell Meeting Room of Curtis Memorial Library, Nelia Dunbar and Bill McIntosh will discuss scientific research on volcanoes in Antarctica and insights into past and future climate change.

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IRMA CLOBBERS FLORIDA

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Bowdoinham celebrates opening of skateboard park

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

[img_assist|nid=1172626|title=|desc= ABOVE, PETER MILLER OF FREEPORT performs a board slide on Friday at the new skateboard park in Bowdoinham as part of a demonstration during the park’s official opening and dedication ceremony. A skateboarder for 10 years, Miller said he loves the new park and that every community should have one.

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Lisbon council to discuss filling Mason’s House seat

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

LISBON

The Lisbon Town Council will discuss on Tuesday how to fill the vacancy in the town’s House of Representatives seat following the death last week of Rep. Gina Mason, R-Lisbon.

Mason was elected as the House District 56 representative in November 2016, replacing her cousin Rep. Dale Crafts, who was termed out of the office.

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Bath to present plastic bag ban

Times Record - Mon, 09/11/2017 - 10:16
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

BATH

After months of work, the Bath Solid Waste Advisory Committee is preparing to present an ordinance banning single-use plastic bags and polystyrene containers, while also putting fees on paper bags.

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