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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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Naples, Standish on Search for New Managers

NAPLES — Naples and Standish are moving forward with searches to replace their departing town managers, and officials in both towns have voted to hire outside groups to help out. The Naples Selectboard voted 4-0 this week to hire the Maine Municipal Association, a non-profit membership organization that provides various resources to municipalities in the […]

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Ogunquit town manager finalists announced

OGUNQUIT ― After surviving a scandal involving its previous town manager, the town’s transition toward finding another administrator appears to be nearing completion. At Tuesday’s Select Board meeting, Interim Town Manager Don Gerrish announced that selectmen had decided to interview two finalists for the town manager job: Patricia Finnigan of Saco, most recently the town […]

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Eaton Peabody to Host the Next Bangor Greendrinks

We’re sure you’ll have no objection to our next event! Eaton Peabody is hosting at COESPACE July 11th. We’ll have beers from Orono Brewing Company on tap, some wine, as well as snacks from Fork & Spoon! As always, Greendrinks is a free family-friendly event, so bring the kiddos! There is a suggested $5 donation, and we ask that you bring your […]

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