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Generations blend at basketball hall of fame induction

BANGOR, Maine — The Maine Basketball Hall of Fame is following a predictable growth pattern. Its first classes, beginning in 2014, inducted the most obvious influences on the state’s most popular sport. Subsequent classes — including Sunday’s fourth edition that was inducted during ceremonies at the Cross Insurance Center — … …read more

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A near perfect place to view the solar eclipse

BAR HARBOR – A little more than two minutes. That’s what the scientists and reporters said would be the length of time we would be able to see the eclipse at its peak. Somewhere around 2:40 in the afternoon and for just a few minutes. The question for many in Maine was where to spend those two minutes. …read more

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Kegs & Issues: Katahdin Woods & Waters Monument

Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Portland House of Music and Events, 25 Temple Street, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-772-2811; bit.ly/2vto8T4 Join us for the very first Kegs & Issues! Piggy-backing off the success of our evergreen speaker series, Kegs & Issues is a hybrid … …read more

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Beach Clean-Up

Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Carter Nature Preserve, Cross Rd., Surry, Maine For more information: 207-374-5118; bluehillheritagetrust.org/events-calendar/ Beach Clean-Up at Carter Nature Preserve, Cross Rd., Surry. Help clean-up the shores of the beautiful area. Please arrive by 9AM. Participants will be divided into groups of … …read more

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