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September 30th, 2014

Second female police officer plans to sue Westbrook for sexual harassment

WESTBROOK, Maine – A second female police officer is planning to sue the city of Westbrook for sexual harassment. Sandy Mailman started working for the Westbrook Police Department in 2008. She claims the abuse started about three years later. In her 70-page complaint, Officer Mailman writes that she was treated … Read more

September 30th, 2014

Tuesdays with Matty: Windham must avoid a letdown

It finally happened last Saturday, as Windham went into Boulos Stadium and laid the hammer down on the Stags. It was the first time the Stags had lost at home in the regular season since October 25, 2008 against a Jamie Ross-led Deering squad. It moved the Eagles into the … Read more

September 30th, 2014

Axiom Technologies Steering Adult Education into the Future

Adult education in Washington County came under new direction this spring, with Axiom Technologies at the helm. Expanding on their success with digital literacy in the county, Axiom will utilize the same techniques to serve adult learners on a variety of subjects in the region. The new non-profit entity of … Read more

September 30th, 2014

Orrington working to clean up derelict properties, manager says

ORRINGTON, Maine — Local officials are waiting for the legal green light needed in order to begin the cleanup of three properties belonging to residents who are deceased. At issue are houses at 5 and 12 Baker Lane and lot 32B, a land parcel, according to town documents. Only 5 … Read more

Acadia National Park News

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October 9th, 2009

Beech Mountain Fire Tower to Open

Weather permitting, the Beech Mountain fire tower will be open on Saturday, October 17, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Beech Mountain is an excellent spot for viewing the fall foliage. A ranger will be available to answer questions, and Smoky Bear items will be waiting for children who make it to the top. Dogs on leash are allowed to accompany hikers to the top, but cannot climb to the top of the tower because of the open grating on the steps and platform. Warm clothes are strongly recommended. Read more

October 7th, 2009

East Face Trail Reopens

The East Face Trail, renamed the Orange and Black Path, has reopened after a three-year closure. The trail was damaged in an October 2006 earthquake. Read more

October 1st, 2009

OctoberVisitor Center Hours

October hours begin today for Hulls Cove Visitor Center. The visitor center will be open from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. this month. The last day is October 31. Read more

September 15th, 2009

Construction on West Side of Park

Contractors will be repaving roads and parking lots on the west side of the park this fall, starting September 21, which will require temporary closures during the work day. Read more

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