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Rare hawk's survival in Maine 'shocking,' bird expert says
30 Nov 2018 at 2:37am
This great black hawk, seen in Portland's Deering Oaks Park Thursday, has been in Maine for a few months now and is only the second example of such a bird ever being seen in North America. the hawk is native to Central and South America.
We'll take your lobsters, eh? Canadian imports from US soar
29 Nov 2018 at 8:26pm
In this Sept. 10, 2018, file photo a lobster takes a defensive posture as it moves to hide below aquatic plants off the coast of Biddeford, Maine.
December Programs for Job Seekers at the York County CareerCenter
27 Nov 2018 at 9:00pm
The York County CareerCenter, located at 9 Bodwell Court in Springvale, continues its workshop programs for job seekers and those considering training to upgrade their skills and increase their employability. "For the past eight years I have worked to make Mainers more prosperous," stated Governor Paul R. LePage.
The for-profit company that turned around Maine's failing addiction treatment...
26 Nov 2018 at 12:03pm
Rodney and Heather Auger used to wake up each day knowing they'd need drugs to get through all 24 hours. First they relied on pain medications prescribed by doctors, hers for a series of health issues that began at age 16, his for a back injury from a work accident.
Biddeford man sues city, saying it's illegal to charge for parking in the dow...
21 Nov 2018 at 3:59am
Monday night's meeting had city officials defending their decision to pass parking changes. Changing the free parking, to a form of metered parking, and during that meeting, many residents voiced their concerns.
Maine farmers bundle up, gear up for winter markets
16 Nov 2018 at 6:59pm
Once a sign of spring and the new growing season in Maine, farmers markets are becoming a year-round tradition in the state with communities from Houlton to Biddeford extending the season by hosting winter farmers markets. "You wouldn't believe how many of our winter customers will come out in a snow storm to buy local food," Jess Dowling, market farmer and coordinator of the Orono Farmers Market membership committee, said.
a Christmas Carol: the Musical Comes to City Theater
15 Nov 2018 at 6:11pm
This holiday season, City Theater in Biddeford will present the holiday masterpiece A Christmas Carol the musical written by Tony Award winners Alan Menken and Lynn Aherns . This thrilling musical adaptation of Dickens' classic tale by the same creators as Beauty and the Beast and Sister Act reawakens the true spirit of Christmas with a heart-stirring tale of beauty and redemption.
14 Nov 2018 at 1:04pm
Berkshire Health Systems has announced the appointment of Dr. Victoria Tuttle and Dr. Katie Hatt to the medical staff of Berkshire Medical Center and the physician staff of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Services of BMC. Dr. Tuttle received her medical degree from the New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed her residency in osteopathic neuromusculoskeletal Medicine at St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx, N.Y. Dr. Tuttle is accepting new patients in need of osteopathic manipulative medicine.
A New England restaurant made Eater's 38 essential restaurants list
14 Nov 2018 at 12:27am
On Tuesday morning, Eater released its annual America's 38 Essential Restaurants , a definitive guide to dining around the country authored by the website's national restaurant critic, Bill Addison. The 2018 edition featured 17 newcomers and 21 returning favorites, but only one - that's right, one - restaurant came from New England.