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Call for Comic Book-Inspired Art

HALLOWELL — The Harlow Gallery invites artists working in the comic book industry and artists inspired by comic book art and themes to submit work to be considered for “POW!”, a juried art show on view Sept. 8 through Oct. 21. Deadline for email submissions is 11 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 1. Submissions are welcome from artists, […]

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Katadyn Group to Acquire Hydro-Photon, Inc., Makers of SteriPEN

Katadyn Group announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the assets of Hydro-Photon, Inc. the makers of the world’s leading ultraviolet, handheld water purifier, the SteriPEN. The acquisition is planned to close near the end of July 2017. “We’ve long admired SteriPEN products, especially for travel and virus removal,” said Shawn Hostetter, president of Katadyn North America. […]

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Bangor’s Wilma Bradford, leader of local civic groups, dies at 97

Wilma Bradford, a well-known volunteer and leader of Bangor-area civic groups for nearly 70 years, has died. She was 97. Bradford died at Eastern Maine Medical Center on Tuesday of congestive heart failure, according to her son, Ray Bradford. Friends and family praised her as a leader who served dozens of organizations as a volunteer […]

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Bruce Hochman to serve as panelist at ABI Annual Northeast Consumer Forum

Shareholder Bruce Hochman will serve as a panelist at the American Bankruptcy Institute’s 12th Annual Northeast Consumer Forum. The forum will be held in Newport, Rhode Island, at the Newport Marriott on July 20th-23rd. Bruce and fellow panelists will discuss the growing practice of the pre-petition transfer of business assets to insiders to allow for an […]

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Outdoor Cinema Set

BAR HARBOR — “Ernest & Celestine,” the next film in the Seaside Cinema outdoor movie series, will be screened in Agamont Park on Wednesday, July 19 at dusk. The Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce and Reel Pizza Cinerama host the outdoor viewings of family-friendly films every Wednesday evening through Aug. 16. Other films in the […]

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Clinic students help federal prisoner win commutation of lengthy sentence

In 2002, Ronald Evans was arrested in Brewer, Maine, after police found 17 ‘baggy corners’ containing crack cocaine on him. The total weight of the drugs was 6.4 grams – that is, less than one-quarter of an ounce. Ronald, an addict who sold on the street to support his habit, was charged with possession with […]

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