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Rockport firefighter hospitalized with two lumbar fractures following training ... - PenBayPilot.com

Rockport firefighter hospitalized with two lumbar fractures following training ... - PenBayPilot.com | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
ROCKPORT — Rockport resident William "Billy" Smith is both a Rockland Police officer and a Rockport firefighter, but today he is a patient at Pen Bay Medical Center, laid up in bed with fractures of his L3 and L4 (lumbar) spine.
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Maine customers that produce their own energy balk at new CMP fee - Bangor Daily News

Maine customers that produce their own energy balk at new CMP fee - Bangor Daily News | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
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Maine customers that produce their own energy balk at new CMP fee
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Posted March 13, 2014, at 10:06 a.m..
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Maine's lobster industry might not last forever. Then what? - Bangor Daily News

Maine's lobster industry might not last forever. Then what? - Bangor Daily News | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
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Maine's lobster industry might not last forever. Then what?
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As marine experts and fishermen made clear at the Maine Fishermen's Forum in Rockport recently, the ocean is changing and, with it, the coastal economy.
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Rockland looks to create art advisory panel - Bangor Daily News

Rockland looks to create art advisory panel - Bangor Daily News | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Bangor Daily News Rockland looks to create art advisory panel Bangor Daily News ROCKLAND, Maine — The growing role of art in Rockland's economy and culture was put on display Tuesday night as city councilors met for two hours with leaders of the...
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Boatbuilding, sea skills center offers Rockland waterfront property for sale - Bangor Daily News

Boatbuilding, sea skills center offers Rockland waterfront property for sale - Bangor Daily News | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Bangor Daily News Boatbuilding, sea skills center offers Rockland waterfront property for sale Bangor Daily News ROCKLAND, Maine — A longtime Rockland organization that has taught traditional wooden boat building skills for generations has put its...
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Maine Lighthouses and Beyond: Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse

Maine Lighthouses and Beyond: Rockland Breakwater Lighthouse | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Lime export combined with shipbuilding, fishing and fish processing, granite quarrying, ice harvesting, and steamship transportation to make Rockland's spacious harbor one of the busiest on the Maine coast.
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Neighbors voice concerns about size of proposed waterfront hotel in ...

Neighbors voice concerns about size of proposed waterfront hotel in ... | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
ROCKLAND, Maine — A common theme voiced Wednesday night by several neighbors to a proposed four-story waterfront hotel was that it was too large and would block their views. Developer Stuart Smith and several staff ...
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Gordon Page Sr. hired to run Rockland Main Street Inc.

Gordon Page Sr. hired to run Rockland Main Street Inc. | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
ROCKLAND, Maine — Gordon Page Sr. has been named the executive director of Rockland Main Street Inc., the organization’s board of directors announced Monday. Page replaces Lorain Francis, who left the position in December to take on the role of senior program director for the Maine Downtown Center. Page, who [...]
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Maine Maritime Academy Science Facility Gets Camden National Bank Support | The Bangor Insider

Maine Maritime Academy Science Facility Gets Camden National Bank Support | The Bangor Insider | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
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Maine lobster landings value jumped $23 million in 2013

Maine lobster landings value jumped $23 million in 2013 | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
ROCKPORT, Maine — Thanks to a 20-cent increase in the average price lobstermen received for their catch, the landings value of Maine’s most lucrative commercial fishery jumped by more than $20 million in 2013. By preliminary estimates, the overall value of Maine’s lobster landings in 2013 was $364.5 million, according [...]
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Maine gov seeks to get rid of wind energy goals - News & Observer

Maine gov seeks to get rid of wind energy goals - News & Observer | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
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Maine gov seeks to get rid of wind energy goals
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FILE - In this Sunday, July 19, 2009 file photo, windmills catch the breeze on Stetson Mountain, in Range 8, Township 3, Maine.
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Crabs & climate change pose threat to Maine shellfish - WCSH-TV

Crabs & climate change pose threat to Maine shellfish - WCSH-TV | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
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Crabs & climate change pose threat to Maine shellfish
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FREEPORT, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- One of Maine's oldest commercial fisheries is in trouble, and the reason appears to be a very aggressive and very hungry predator.
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'Maine Startup' event hopes to put state on entrepreneurial map - Press Herald

'Maine Startup' event hopes to put state on entrepreneurial map - Press Herald | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Press Herald 'Maine Startup' event hopes to put state on entrepreneurial map Press Herald Organizers active in Portland's entrepreneurial community are betting that Maine's startup scene is ready for the national limelight, and they are planning a...
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Mining metals from Maine landfills? Burgeoning effort is already worth millions - Bangor Daily News

Mining metals from Maine landfills? Burgeoning effort is already worth millions - Bangor Daily News | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
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Mining metals from Maine landfills?
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Maine tidal power company completes tests of river technology - Bangor Daily News

Maine tidal power company completes tests of river technology - Bangor Daily News | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Maine tidal power company completes tests of river technology Bangor Daily News The company completed tow testing of its RivGen turbine generator unit in the waters near Eastport, a cooperative effort with the Maine Maritime Academy and the...
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UPDATED: Planning Board finds art center application complete - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

UPDATED: Planning Board finds art center application complete - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald UPDATED: Planning Board finds art center application complete Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald Rockland — Members of the art and business communities continued to voice strong support for plans to move the Center for...
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Scientist: Odd-looking Maine lobsters are not mutants, and still safe to eat - Bangor Daily News

Scientist: Odd-looking Maine lobsters are not mutants, and still safe to eat - Bangor Daily News | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Bangor Daily News Scientist: Odd-looking Maine lobsters are not mutants, and still safe to eat Bangor Daily News ELLSWORTH, Maine — There are some funny-looking lobsters in the Gulf of Maine but all are safe to eat, according to a lobster scientist...
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Oscar Mayer's Bacon App Wafts Smoky Scents From Your Phone

Oscar Mayer's Bacon App Wafts Smoky Scents From Your Phone | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
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How a modern logistics hub in Bangor can make port in Searsport competitive - Bangor Daily News

How a modern logistics hub in Bangor can make port in Searsport competitive - Bangor Daily News | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Bangor Daily News How a modern logistics hub in Bangor can make port in Searsport competitive Bangor Daily News In 2011, Eastern Maine Development Corp., in partnership with Maine Maritime Academy, released a study titled “Searsport-Bangor...
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New Upscale Hotels in the Works for Rockland - Bangor, Maine News, Sports, and Weather - WABI TV5

New Upscale Hotels in the Works for Rockland - Bangor, Maine News, Sports, and Weather - WABI TV5 | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Two new high end hotels are in the works in the Rockland. Over the decades Rockland has gone from being a pass-through fishing town to a tourist destination, but does the market exist for two new properties? “It will be unique to Rockland. It will be on the water. All the guest rooms will have …
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Colored lobster rope could be safer for whales - SunHerald.com

Colored lobster rope could be safer for whales - SunHerald.com | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
SunHerald.com Colored lobster rope could be safer for whales SunHerald.com ROCKPORT, Maine — Preventing endangered northern right whales from becoming entangled in lobster gear could be as simple as changing the color of rope, a whale researcher...
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Old locomotives sit abandoned in the middle of Maine

Old locomotives sit abandoned in the middle of Maine | Rockland and Maine coast | Scoop.it
Nestled deep in the Maine Woods near the northwest end of Chamberlain Lake sit the rusting hulks of two large steam powered locomotives. The trains are remnants of the industrial revolution in an area so remote that it was more practical to park the engines when operations ended than it [...]
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