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Portland event celebrates women's rights, activism - Press Herald

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Portland event celebrates women’s rights, activism
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Layall, who serves as student ambassador to Women’s March – Maine, said she has found that students are knowledgeable but are less likely to be active in politics. “I feel like we’ve got to get these young people motivated. They’re our future,” said

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South Portland neighborhoods recycling more food waste - Press Herald

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South Portland neighborhoods recycling more food waste
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Julie Rosenbach, South Portland’s sustainability coordinator, said at the beginning of the program that the objective is to gather data on participation, waste diversion, and the cost-effectiveness of adding curbside food waste collection to the city’s

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Portland-Yarmouth trackside trail would be costly but desirable - Press Herald

Portland-Yarmouth trackside trail would be costly but desirable
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The 1.7-mile Portland stretch would cost nearly $6 million, according to Egan, and the Cumberland section, which is 2.7 miles, would be $3.8 million. In all, she said, the railroad tracks in the study area cross five bridges, six large culverts and

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Leaders to meet with white separatist town official in Maine - Fox News

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Leaders to meet with white separatist town official in Maine
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He has also identified as a supporter of President Donald Trump. The Jackman-Moose River Chamber of Commerce president has said businesses in the area “do not condone” Kawczynski’s views. The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine has condemned him as
Jackman selectmen plan to meet with town manager over racial commentsPress Herald

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Maine town manager says he won't quit over white separatist posts - Press Herald

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Maine town manager says he won’t quit over white separatist posts
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The chamber issued a statement Saturday condemning Kawczynski’s comments. Jackman, population 862, is in Somerset County near the Canadian border. The town bills itself as “a tourist friendly region” on its website. Kawczynski, who was hired in June
Leaders to meet with white separatist town official in MaineFox News

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Costumed 'dinosaurs' dance in the streets of Portland - Bangor Daily News

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Costumed ‘dinosaurs’ dance in the streets of Portland
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PORTLAND, Maine — Local inflatable reptile enthusiasts Valerie Sanborn and Alison Cyr threw a dance party in Monument Square on Saturday exclusively for dinosaurs. Not real dinosaurs, of course — they’re extinct. Sanborn and Cyr organized their
Dozens dressed as Tyrannosaurus rex descend on public squareBoston.com
Dinosaurs extinct? Nah, they’re dancing the conga in Monument SquarePress Herald
Dozens dressed as Tyrannosaurus rex descend on Portland public squareThe Denver Post
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Primary candidates raking in cash for Maine governor's race - Press Herald

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Primary candidates raking in cash for Maine governor’s race
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“Money doesn’t equal votes by any means, but money makes it easier to get votes,”said Mark Brewer, a political science professor at the University of Maine. Adding another layer of uncertainty is the prospect that ranked-choice voting will be imposed

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Fat bikes enjoying wider popularity in Maine - Press Herald

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Fat bikes enjoying wider popularity in Maine
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The Greater Portland chapter of the New England Mountain Bike Association recently bought a fat-bike groomer and put it to use last weekend. “We purchased it last Friday, and (club president) Rob Lavoie started grooming Saturday,” said Chris Carleton

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Saturday's Maine men's college roundup: UMaine hockey ties UNH again - Press Herald

Saturday’s Maine men’s college roundup: UMaine hockey ties UNH again
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Richard Boyd put UNH back in the lead in the second period, but Pieper tied the game for Maine late in the second. Jeremy Swayman had 27 saves for Maine, while Danny Tirone stopped 33 shots for New Hampshire (9-11-4, 4-7-3). Both goalies had two saves

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