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Maine Man Charged with Raping Teen he Met Online in Delaware

Maine Man Charged with Raping Teen he Met Online in Delaware

| February 5, 2015

(photo courtesy Georgetown Police Department) GEORGETOWN, Del. (AP) – Georgetown Police say a man from Maine has been charged with raping a 14-year-old runaway he met online. Thirty-four-year-old James I. Allen of Dresden, Maine, was arrested Sunday and charged with three counts of second-degree rape, two counts of fourth-degree rape and sexual solicitation of a […]

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Maine Panel Gives Final OK to 2nd Virtual Charter School

Maine Panel Gives Final OK to 2nd Virtual Charter School

| February 4, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A Maine panel has given final approval to a group to open the state’s second virtual charter school. The Portland Press Herald reports that the Maine Charter School Commission approved Maine Virtual Academy’s contract on Tuesday. The school plans to open this fall and will have about 300 students in grades […]

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The Search for Maine’s Top 10 Youth Visionaries

The Search for Maine’s Top 10 Youth Visionaries

| February 3, 2015

Dreaming big. That’s what Middle and High School students across the state are doing. News Source 8’s Angela Christoforos talked to students from Aroostook County that are participating in the Meridian Stories Initiative… Caribou High School Junior Ben Ezzy said,¬†“I made a video promoting a non-profit organization I would create in the future.” Caribou High […]

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Angie’s List- Prepare Now for New Water Heater Rules

Angie’s List- Prepare Now for New Water Heater Rules

| February 3, 2015

New federal rules taking effect in April will make water heaters more efficient, but the regulations could mean increased product and installation costs for homeowners. In today’s Angie’s List report, what you need to know if your water heater is on its last leg. The federal government is making changes to water heater regulations.¬†Starting in […]

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County Couple Reunited With Dog By Fortunate Twist of Fate

County Couple Reunited With Dog By Fortunate Twist of Fate

| February 2, 2015

Dog is known as man’s best friend. And to some people, their dog is like part of the family. That’s why it’s completely devastating when a beloved pet goes missing. That’s what happened to a County couple. But through a fortunate twist of fate, they got their dog back. News Source 8’s Angela Christoforos has […]

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