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Single-Family Housing Permits Authorized in Maine

February 2014

141

February 2013

129

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

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News from October 12, 2013

October 12, 2013

Higher heating costs forecast

Many Americans will pay more to heat their homes this winter.

October 12, 2013

Oil retreats to $102 on forecast of rising global supplies

The price of oil has swung during the shutdown.

October 12, 2013

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