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8:02 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

AUGUSTA — A small but vocal national gay rights group announced Thursday that it is targeting Democratic U.S. Rep.

7:13 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

PORTLAND — Central Maine Power Co. said power bills for residential and small business customers are set to go up an average of $2.07 per month, starting Sept. 1.

6:57 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

NEW GLOUCESTER (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage is designating $10,000 in contingency funds to help build a veterans monument in New Gloucester.

6:57 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

NEW GLOUCESTER (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage is designating $10,000 in contingency funds to help build a veterans monument in New Gloucester.

6:51 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

ROCKLAND (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard's Barque Eagle training ship is set to pay a visit to the Maine Lobster Festival. Organizers said a ceremony will welcome the ship's cadets and instructors when they arrive at 4 p.m. on Friday.

6:51 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

ROCKLAND (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard's Barque Eagle training ship is set to pay a visit to the Maine Lobster Festival. Organizers said a ceremony will welcome the ship's cadets and instructors when they arrive at 4 p.m. on Friday.

6:41 am , 08/01/2014 Bangor Daily News

PORTLAND, Maine –  Following the merger with Friedman, Gaythwaite Wolf, which added 11 decorated trial attorneys to Verrill Dana’s Litigation & Trial Group, Verrill Dana continues to grow its capacity in that area with the addition of Taylor R. Neff. Taylor will be resident in Verrill Dana’s Portland, ME office, where …

6:37 am , 08/01/2014 Bangor Daily News

Bar Harbor Biotechnology is pleased to announce that Janet Yancey-Wrona, Ph.D., has accepted the position of Chief Executive Officer. Janet lives in Falmouth. She moved to Maine from Florida in 1997 when she took a job as a research scientist at IDEXX laboratories. Janet comes to Bar Harbor Biotech after …

11:00 pm , 07/31/2014 Sun Journal

WASHINGTON — The outbreak of the extraordinarily lethal Ebola virus has worsened in West Africa, with the contagion showing no sign of coming under control, prompting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday to warn Americans to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea, Liberia...

11:00 pm , 07/31/2014 Sun Journal

WASHINGTON — The outbreak of the extraordinarily lethal Ebola virus has worsened in West Africa, with the contagion showing no sign of coming under control, prompting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday to warn Americans to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea, Liberia...