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Warren Man Critically Injured By Car While Walking

A 20-year-old Warren man is in critical condition after being hit by a car Sunday night in Brunswick, according to police.

Caleb Maxham was hit on Mill Street. Authorities say he was wearing dark clothing and there was no cross walk.

The crash happened around 10 p.m.

Maxham was taken to Maine Medical Center.

Brunswick police had originally reported Maxham died at the hospital, but now say miscommunication caused them to make the error.

The crash is under investigation.

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Eagle Hill Institute to host piano recital

Saturday, March 4, 2017 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Eagle Hill Institute, 59 Eagle Hill Road, Steuben, Maine For more information: 207-546-1219; eaglehill.us/concerts The public is invited to a piano recital March 4 at the Eagle Hill Institute, Steuben. Frederika King will present her Kaleidoscope Series with selections from … …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News

    

Omar Abdel Rahman, imprisoned ‘blind sheikh’ linked to terrorist efforts, dies at 78

Omar Abdel Rahman, the Egyptian-born “blind sheikh” and spiritual leader who was convicted in 1995 of being a mastermind of terrorist plots against the United States, and who was called the “godfather” of radical Islamist movements, died Feb. 18 at a federal prison in Butner, North Carolina, where he was serving a life sentence. He was 78. …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News

    

How to overcome anxiety and obsessive thoughts

I’ve served countless folks who feared they lived with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD) because they found themselves having frequent irrational and/or unwanted thoughts. OCD is a fairly rare condition, but occasionally experiencing obsessive thought patterns is pretty common. Think of it this way: Do you ever avoid the cracks in … …read more

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Maine can’t decide what it wants to call this confusing holiday

Good morning from Augusta. State offices are closed today for President’s Day. Or is it George Washington’s birthday? Maine is one of three states where it’s both of those things. We’ll explain. We’re really celebrating Washington’s Birthday, the federal holiday commemorating the first president’s Feb. 22 birthday that was one of three that was moved … …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News