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41st president is in Maine, but his heart is in Houston

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55

KENNEBUNKPORT (AP) — Former President George H.W. Bush and his wife, Barbara, are expressing their support for Texas residents affected by Harvey.

The Bushes live for most of the year in Houston, but spend summers on the Maine coast.

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LePage: Trump ‘truly believes’ in free trade

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
The Associated Press

Maine’s Republican governor reassured Canadian leaders Monday that President Donald Trump “truly believes” in having free trade and they shouldn’t read too much into what they hear.

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Freeport council to consult attorney over boat dispute

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
BY JULIETTE LAAKA Times Record Staff

FREEPORT

Nearly a week after the research vessel Island Rover was not moved to a conforming location as was ordered by a Cumberland County Judge earlier this summer, the town will meet with its attorney in an executive session Tuesday to discuss how to move forward with the years-long zoning dispute.

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Maine monument supporter ‘optimistic’ after Zinke chat

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
BY DAVID SHARP The Associated Press

PORTLAND

The leader of the successful effort to get the federal government to protect land near Maine’s tallest mountain says he’s feeling optimistic after a telephone chat with Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke.

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Alleged threat at Maine St. 7-Eleven leads to arrest

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK

A Brunswick man was arrested for allegedly threatening another person with a knife Thursday afternoon.

The disturbance was reported at 3:18 p.m. at 7- Eleven on Maine Street.

Brunswick Police Cmdr. Mark Waltz said Jacob Davis, 25, was involved in an argument when someone attempted to intervene. Davis allegedly threatened that person with a knife.

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Straw poll on new Morse High School Sept. 12

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
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BATH

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Bath man charged with felony assault

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

BATH

A Bath man was charged with aggravated assault early Saturday morning after he allegedly assaulted another Bath man, leaving the man with severe injuries.

The assault was reported just before 2 a.m. on Pine Street.

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Bluegrass festival returns to Thomas Point Beach

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
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BRUNSWICK

The Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Festival will be kick of Thursday and continue until Sept. 3.

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WAITING OUT HARVEY

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Patten Library offers ‘Let’s Talk About It’ book group

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
Patten Free Library

BATH

Patten Free Library in Bath has been selected by the Maine Humanities Council to offer “Let’s Talk About It,” a free reading and discussion group, with copies of books available at the library. This program is provided by the Maine Humanities Council’s Maine Center for the Book in cooperation with the Maine State Library.

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Panel formed for new school

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
BY JULIETTE LAAKA Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK

The first step toward building a new, voter-approved $28 million elementary school to replace Coffin Elementary School has been taken with the formation of a school building committee.

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‘Everyone excited’ for school to begin this week in Lisbon

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

LISBON

Summer vacation is at an end in Lisbon as the school year starts Wednesday and Thursday.

Students in kindergarten through ninth grade return to school Wednesday; students in grades 10-12 start Thursday.

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Monitor program finishing up first summer

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

HARPSWELL

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RSU 1 giving money back

Times Record - Tue, 08/29/2017 - 10:55
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

WOOLWICH

The RSU 1 board of directors voted to return half of an unexpected state subsidy back to the communities that make up the district.

The district learned after the Maine Legislature reached a budget deal in July increasing education funding that it would be receiving a larger subsidy from the state than planned for.

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Stanton hits 50th homer; Yankees roll

Times Record - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 11:04
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MIAMI

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Sources say Cavs reviewing Irving- Thomas trade

Times Record - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 11:04
BY TOM WITHERS The Associated Press

CLEVELAND

Just when it appeared the Cavaliers’ chaotic summer had calmed, there’s a flareup.

That blockbuster deal between Cleveland and Boston is stuck.

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Area teams looking to take next step

Times Record - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 11:04
BY BOB CONN Times Record Staff

LISBON

Chase Collier was the player to stop last season for opponents taking on the Lisbon High School field hockey team.

Only one team did that well ... State Class C champion Oak Hill, which held the Greyhounds scoreless in three matchups, including the C South semifinals, a 3-0 Raiders win.

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Smiles all around after Mayweather victory

Times Record - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 11:04
BY TIM DAHLBERG The Associated Press

LAS VEGAS

Conor McGregor was drinking Irish whiskey and acting like he had won. Floyd Mayweather Jr. was reminiscing about his early days as a fighter and looking forward to a different kind of business at his strip club.

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Binghamton tops ’Dogs

Times Record - Mon, 08/28/2017 - 11:04
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PORTLAND

The Binghamton Rumble Ponies (78-54) held the Portland Sea Dogs (62-70) to five hits and won the Eastern League series finale, 7-1 in front of a sellout crowd on Sunday afternoon at Hadlock Field.

The Sea Dogs took the weekend series 3-2, Binghamton won the season series over Portland, 12-8.

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For the record

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