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Maine film festival will honor French star - Press Herald

Maine film festival will honor French star
Press Herald
WATERVILLE — Acclaimed French actress Dominique Sanda will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award next month at the 21st annual Maine International Film Festival. Sanda, known as “La Sanda,” is best known for her role in the 1971 Academy …

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Judge declines to reinstate disqualified candidate in Maine - San Francisco Chronicle

Judge declines to reinstate disqualified candidate in Maine
San Francisco Chronicle
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A federal judge is refusing to let a disqualified candidate back onto Maine’s primary election ballot. U.S. District Judge Nancy Torresen on Friday refused the request for a preliminary injunction by supporters of Republican Max

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Bradley leads Akron over Portland 8-2 - San Mateo Daily Journal

Bradley leads Akron over Portland 8-2
San Mateo Daily Journal
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Bobby Bradley homered and had two hits, driving in two as the Akron RubberDucks beat the Portland Sea Dogs 8-2 on Friday. Akron started the scoring in the first inning. After reaching base with two outs on an error, Joe Sever …

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Judge declines to reinstate disqualified candidate in Maine - Seattle Times

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Judge declines to reinstate disqualified candidate in Maine
Seattle Times
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A federal judge is refusing to let a disqualified candidate back onto Maine’s primary election ballot. U.S. District Judge Nancy Torresen on Friday refused the request for a preliminary injunction by supporters of Republican Max
Federal judge rejects Max Linn’s effort to run in Maine Republican primaryPress Herald

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How to slow an invasive species? Turn it into gourmet food - KRQE News 13

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KRQE News 13
How to slow an invasive species? Turn it into gourmet food
KRQE News 13
A green crab is seen, Wednesday, June 6, 2018, in Portland, Maine. Food scientists have gathered in Portland to find a way to monetize invasive green crabs, which are a major pest in shellfish harvesting communities. (AP Photos/Robert F. Bukaty).

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New ranked voting system to be used in Maine primaries - Christian Science Monitor

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Christian Science Monitor
New ranked voting system to be used in Maine primaries
Christian Science Monitor
Maine’s largest city, Portland, already is one of the few municipalities nationwide that uses ranked-choice voting. It has been used once before in a statewide election, although on a limited basis – for a judicial race in North Carolina. On Tuesday
New statewide voting system makes debut in Maine primaryWCAX
Maine Voters to Rank All Candidates Rather Than Pick OneWall Street Journal
Ranked-Choice Voting Faces Statewide Test in Maine PrimaryU.S. News & World Report

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76-year-old man pleads guilty to taking bets in illegal sports gambling operation - Bangor Daily News

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76-year-old man pleads guilty to taking bets in illegal sports gambling operation
Bangor Daily News
A 76-year-old Portland man pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court in Portland to running an illegal gambling business with Stephen Mardigan, according to the U.S. attorney’s office. William Flynn admitted that between 2010 and 2017 he received
Associate of bookie admits role in gambling operationPress Herald

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76-year-old man pleads guilty to taking bets in illegal sports gambling operation - Bangor Daily News

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Bangor Daily News
76-year-old man pleads guilty to taking bets in illegal sports gambling operation
Bangor Daily News
A 76-year-old Portland man pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court in Portland to running an illegal gambling business with Stephen Mardigan, according to the U.S. attorney’s office. William Flynn admitted that between 2010 and 2017 he received

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New statewide voting system makes debut in Maine primary - WCAX

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WCAX
New statewide voting system makes debut in Maine primary
WCAX
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Maine isn’t typically a national trendsetter, but it becomes one on Tuesday. It’s the first state to adopt a system called ranked-choice voting, which makes its statewide debut in the primary election. The system is used in 11
Ranked-choice voting faces statewide test in Maine primaryWTOP
Maine Puts New Voting System to the TestWall Street Journal

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South Portland, Maine, Expands Curbside Food Waste Collection to All Residents - waste360

South Portland, Maine, Expands Curbside Food Waste Collection to All Residents
waste360
After completing a successful, year-long pilot program, the city of South Portland, Maine, has decided to expand its curbside food waste collection services to all residents. South Portland is the first city within the state to offer such a service to

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