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QUOTE OF THE DAY

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12

In scandal, as in robbery, the receiver is

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Aquaculture project could lift status of U.S. salmon farming

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12
BY PATRICK WHITTLE The Associated Press

PORTLAND

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Food workers union, Hannaford owners will come to table for talks

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12
BY PATRICK WHITTLE The Associated Press

PORTLAND

A food workers union and the owner of a distributor in Maine say they will meet to try to avert a strike.

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LePage urges judge to retire, wants to appoint conservative

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12

AUGUSTA (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage is attacking a justice for not fulfilling an apparent promise to retire so the governor can fill his seat with a more conservative judge.

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Maine lawmakers to consider delaying proficiency diplomas

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12

AUGUSTA (AP) — Maine lawmakers are set to consider delaying a system aimed at making sure high school graduates are proficient in key subject areas.

The Legislature’s education and cultural affairs committee is set to hold a work session today on a bill to delay the system for another year.

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City council mulls banning contractors with violent pasts

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12

BANGOR (AP) — A Maine city councilor says she is looking into how Bangor could cut ties with contractors previously convicted of violent crimes.

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South Portland approves regulations of short-term rentals

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12

SOUTH PORTLAND (AP) — A Maine city council has approved sweeping regulations for short-term home rentals offered by websites like Airbnb.

The regulations approved Tuesday by the South Portland City Council will ban non-hosted stays in residential neighborhoods, while giving short-term rental operators a grace period to fully shut down by September.

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Woolwich refills three accounts drained by October wind storm

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

WOOLWICH

Woolwich’s accounts are back at the levels they’re supposed to be.

At a brief special town meeting on Tuesday night, residents approved three measures to address budget overruns caused by the October wind storm.

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Downtown Tomorrow in Bath is March 3

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12
The Times Record

BATH

Area residents will soon get a chance to weigh in on the future of downtown Bath.

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Public safety, jobs addressed by Lisbon council

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12
BY CHRIS QUATTRUCCI Times Record Staff

LISBON

The Lisbon Fire Department is hoping a grant will help it get some much needed equipment.

At its meeting Tuesday night, the Lisbon Town Council approved the department to apply for a Firehouse Subs Public Safety Grant. The sandwich shop chain has a public safety foundation that helps provide equipment, training and support to fire departments.

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Discussion on homelessness continues tonight in Bath

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12
BY NATHAN STROUT

BATH

The second in a series of conversations on the issue of homelessness will take place tonight.

The Neighborhood United Church of Christ is hosting the discussion at its 798 Washington St. location. It will run from 7-8:30 p.m.

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Aquatic lab’s move gains support

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK

If all goes according to plan, Kennebec River Biosciences will be coming to Brunswick.

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Bowdoinham revisits pot rules Thursday

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 11:12
BY CHRIS QUATTRUCCI Times Record Staff

BOWDOINHAM

Retail marijuana operations may soon have guidelines in Bowdoinham.

The planning board will consider a reworked ordinance at its meeting Thursday night, which also will include a public hearing. The meeting will start at 6:30 p.m. in the Municipal Building at 13 School St.

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Can a healthier angel food cake still have flavor? Sure it can

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:28
BY MELISSA D’ARABIAN The Associated Press

Is there anything dreamier than the tender crumb of a light-as-air angel food cake? I’ve loved angel food cake ever since I first tasted it as a child. It reminded me of cotton candy.

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Only because my mother told me to ...

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:28
Sarah Smiley

The first time Dustin asked me out on a date, I wasn’t super excited. In fact, the only reason I considered going was because my mom told me to.

“Just go and be nice,” she said. “He’s a family friend.”

“But, Mom —”

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Aphrodisiac plants ... located as close as the nearest modern supermarket

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:28
BY LEE REICH The Associated Press

Money can’t buy you love, but it can buy you plants.

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SOLID FOOD TO CAR SEATS:

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:28
BY LEANNE ITALIE The Associated Press

NEW YORK

Bringing a newborn home can be daunting for new parents.

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BIRTHS

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:27

Mid Coast Hospital, Brunswick

A girl, Rowin Evelyn Rhea Murphy, to Kathleen Joan Murphy of Georgetown, Jan. 31, 2018.

A girl, Amelia Grace Breckley, to Kimberly Marie Breckley of Bath, Feb. 1, 2018.

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Breakers run out of steam

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:27
BY BOB CONN Times Record Staff

AUGUSTA

The start was everything the Pine Tree Academy boys wanted it to be in Monday’s Class D South quarterfinal at the Augusta Civic Center.

The Breakers led AR Gould, 18-9 after eight minutes, running on all cylinders and keeping the Bears at bay.

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Ducks blank Vegas Golden Knights, 2-0

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 11:27
The Associated Press

LAS VEGAS

Jakob Silfverberg and Ryan Getzlaf scored to lead Anaheim to a 2-0 victory over Vegas in their Pacific Division showdown.

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