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A Maine native and Colby College graduate, Alex has been covering coastal communities since 2001, and currently handles Bath, Topsham, Cumberland, and North Yarmouth. He lives in the Portland area with his wife Lauren, toddler Alaina, and bulldog Walter. He has released four CDs of original music and does occasional research work for Marvel Comics' collected editions.

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    February 11, 2020

    DOT nixes Cumberland’s request for signal at Route 100 intersection

    A Maine Department of Transportation official says a traffic light is not warranted, but favors a four-way stop.

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    February 11, 2020

    Topsham Police Beat: Feb. 3-10

    Arrests 2/8 at 1:07 p.m. Derron Chaloult, 29, of Gurnet Road, Brunswick, was arrested on a warrant by Officer Jose Gomez on Topsham Fair Mall Road. 2/9 at 11:42 p.m. Zachary Peavey, 27, of West School House Crossing Road, was arrested by Officer Mathew Bowers on West School House Crossing Road on a charge of […]

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    February 11, 2020

    Bath Police Beat: Feb. 3-9

    Arrests 2/7, no time listed. Levi Swan, 25, of Cony Road, Augusta, was arrested on a warrant by Officer Devin Hook on Windjammer Way. 2/8 at 1:37 p.m. Harry Halterman, 65, of Clifford Road, Phippsburg, was arrested by Cpl. Jason Aucoin on Elm Street on a charge of operating under the influence. Summonses 2/3 Rochelle […]

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    February 11, 2020

    Durham talk to highlight history of Maine murderers

    DURHAM — The Durham Historic District Commission will host author Annette Vance Dorey on Thursday, Feb. 20 at 6:30 p.m. at the Eureka Center, 606 Hallowell Road. Dorey will give a talk on her book “Maine Mothers Who Murdered 1875-1925:  Doing Time in State Prison,” which tells the stories of more than 30 mothers accused […]

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    February 11, 2020

    Freeport attorney announces run for state House District 48

    FREEPORT — Flying Point resident Kathy Biberstein is running for state House District 48, the seat held by Rep. Sara Gideon, D-Freeport, who is running for U.S. Senate. “As I speak to the people in our community about their priorities, I have been inspired by their passion for our towns and their vision for Maine’s […]

  • Published
    February 10, 2020

    Seeing is Perceiving: Freeport library incorporates sign language into reading program

    FREEPORT — The doors swung open, and the pitter-patter of tiny feet signaled that Tuesday morning storytime at the Freeport Community Library was about to begin. But it was storytime with a twist for the babies and toddlers. Ali Reddy read the books while fellow youth service clerk Brandi Lemieux followed along using sign language. […]

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    February 10, 2020

    Bowdoin library exhibit highlights challenges of Maine’s early statehood

    “State of Maine” is on display both at the Hawthorne-Longfellow Library and online.

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    February 10, 2020

    Goodbye Mustard Seed, Hello Mockingbird: Bath book shop changing hands

    Terri Schurz, a Mustard Seed Bookstore employee, will take over from Julie Shea and Susan Shipsey.

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    February 10, 2020

    Brunswick Police Beat: Feb. 3-10

    Arrests 2/3 at 6:40 p.m. William Finley, 33, of Dummer Street, West Bath, was arrested by Officer Nicholas Bedard on U.S. Route 1 on a charge of operating under the influence. 2/5 at 10:13 a.m. Christopher Adams, 32, of Cumberland Street, was arrested by Sgt. Jonathan O’Connor on Dunning Street on a charge of violating […]

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    February 10, 2020

    Cumberland Police Beat: Jan. 27-Feb. 4

    Arrests 1/27 at 10:15 p.m. Joseph Jones III, 63, of Middle Road, was arrested on a warrant by Officer Matthew Merriman on Middle Road. 2/1 at 2:56 a.m. Matthew Dishon, 31, of Kayla Way, Gorham, was arrested by Officer Joseph Burke on Gray Road on a charge of operating under the influence. 2/2 at 9:40 […]

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