Orono (Maine, United States)

Type: City
Name: Orono (Maine, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 44.880001
Longitude: -68.68
population: 9,423
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

54 Starks Road

Service areas and specialtiesI specialize in country/rural properties, particularly those that include large parcels of land. Mini-farms, horse farms, specialty farms,produce farms,tree farms and recreation lots are a few examples. I consider soil types, ... [Published Knox Village Soup - 2 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

Few Hazing Victims See It That Way

Students can describe what constitutes hazing, says Elizabeth J. Allan, an associate professor of higher educational leadership at the U. of Maine at Orono, but there’s often a disconnect between defining hazing and recognizing it when it happens to them. ... [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - 14 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Bigelow Laboratory will now be Made Open to Public

On Friday, August 1, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences will be made open for the general public. Timings of the event are scheduled from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Main motive behind this event is to give visitors an opportunity to interact with the researchers ... [Published French Tribune - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

The humble Farmer: A few short rants on where technology is leading us, among other topics

Here’s a taste of what many Mainers have been subjected to for more than three decades.Here you have a taste of what many Mainers have been subjected to for more than three decades.If you’ve lived in Maine long enough, sometime over the past 36 years ... [Published Portland Press Herald - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Orono Bog Boardwalk Opens with Celebration

Nature-lovers of all ages are celebrating completion of the first phase of reconstruction to the Orono Bog Boardwalk.“It’s fun and it’s definitely something to celebrate because now that we have this better boardwalk it’s going to be more fun and cooler,” ... [Published WABI TV - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

MSU Hosts Young Animal Scientists

Samantha Kwok of York, Maine, places sperm samples from bulls into a computer-assisted sperm analysis machine on July 16, 2014, as part of her summer research project at Mississippi State University. Kwok, who will be a senior at the University of Maine ... [Published WCBI - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

High School Students Get a Jump on Their Futures at UMaine

Students from Houlton High School are among kids in the Bridge Year Program.Organizers say it helps students with higher education.Students acquire enough credits during their last two high school years to start their college careers as sophomores.This ... [Published WABI TV - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Trashanol: Vendor pitches garbage-to-energy technology to board representing 187 Maine towns

ORONO, Maine — While the Department of Environmental Protection considers an application from the to open an with a landfill in Penobscot County, the MRC board heard a presentation Wednesday from technology vendor Fiberight.Craig Stuart-Paul, chief executive ... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

UMaine to show Frozen at football stadium

ORONO, Maine (AP) - The University of Maine is opening its football stadium up to Disney fans to watch a screening of the movie "Frozen" on the facility's new high-definition scoreboard. Fans will attend the free screening at the 10,000-capacity ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

A New Business is Brewing in Orono

Mark Horton is the chef and co-owner of Woodman’s Bar and Grill in Orono.  He says their college-town run has gone by in the blink of an eye.“We were kind of the young ones, but now there are a lot of businesses that have come in, in those years, and ... [Published WABI TV - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Orono brewery opening at former Dr. Records site

A new brewery is opening at the former site of Dr. Records, which had been a mainstay for downtown Orono for over 30 years, to provide beer for three nearby restaurants.The Bangor Daily News reported that Orono Brewing Co. is expected to open under the ... [Published Mainebiz - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

Researchers create less-pungent pepper

ORONO, Maine — Researchers with the University of Maine and U.S. Department of Agriculture say they have developed a new variety of pepper that maintains the natural health benefits of the fruit while having a less pungent taste.The university says in ... [Published San Luis Obispo.com - Jul 10 2014]

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54 Starks Road [Published Knox Village Soup - 2 hours ago]
Few Hazing Victims See It That Way [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - 14 hours ago]
Democratic National Committee chairwoman stumps... [Published Insurance News Net - 23 hours ago]
Bigelow Laboratory will now be Made Open to Public [Published French Tribune - Jul 28 2014]
Maine’s 2nd District race: Deep divide on borde... [Published Portland Press Herald - Jul 28 2014]
‘Serving together makes us just that much stron... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 27 2014]
Baer’s Beans – the Rancho Gordo of Maine? [Published Portland Press Herald - Jul 27 2014]
The humble Farmer: A few short rants on where t... [Published Portland Press Herald - Jul 26 2014]
Ethel M. (Additon) Tebbets [Published Sun-Journal - Jul 26 2014]
Bruce Poliquin supports the Paul Ryan budget. B... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 25 2014]
Orono Bog Boardwalk Opens with Celebration [Published WABI TV - Jul 25 2014]
MSU Hosts Young Animal Scientists [Published WCBI - Jul 24 2014]
High School Students Get a Jump on Their Future... [Published WABI TV - Jul 24 2014]
Trashanol: Vendor pitches garbage-to-energy tec... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 24 2014]
UMaine Board of Trustees approves five year plan [Published WGME.com - Jul 23 2014]
690 Bangor Road [Published Knox Village Soup - Jul 22 2014]
Thorndike farmers bring traditional cheeses fro... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 22 2014]
Longtime Black Bears baseball coach Winkin dies [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jul 20 2014]
From the top: Former Plainfield coach gets new gig [Published Colchester Bulletin - Jul 19 2014]
UMaine to show Frozen at football stadium [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jul 19 2014]
Maine store only sells items produced within 10... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 18 2014]
Final salute: Hundreds attend funeral of former... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 18 2014]
The Most Expensive Homes For Sale In Every State [Published Business Insider Australia - Jul 18 2014]
Talk on historic resources available at Fogler ... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 18 2014]
Crowds Flock to Annual Kiwanis Auction [Published WABI TV - Jul 18 2014]
A New Business is Brewing in Orono [Published WABI TV - Jul 17 2014]
Ronald E. Spinney [Published Boothbay Register - Jul 17 2014]
Why abortion could become a defining issue in M... [Published Bangor Daily News - Jul 17 2014]
25th Lobster Bowl on Saturday [Published York County Coast Star - Jul 17 2014]
44 Mahalas Lane [Published Knox Village Soup - Jul 15 2014]
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Can Protests at the University of Southern Main... [Published naked capitalism - Mar 30 2014]
By Lambert Strether Like so many other institutions in this, our neoliberal land of opportunity, universities have become infested with rent extracting parasites. Were I to say “We call those parasites administrators,” that would be wrong; surely ...
Dem Congressional Candidate Too 'Sick' to Work ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Feb 27 2014]
The Congressional campaign of Maine State Senator Emily Cain (D-Orono) acknowledged Wednesday that she spoke at a fundraiser for her campaign Tuesday night after missing a meeting of the State Senate Appropriations Committee on which she serves earlier ...
Maine Supreme Court Discovers Right of Boys to ... [Published Right Wing News blog - Feb 03 2014]
Among the most bizarre aspects of the liberal dogma imposed by the government and media is the notion that gender is not determined by immutable biological factors, but is a “social construct” that can be altered at will. The grotesque belief confronts ...
School violated transgender student’s human rig... [Published National Post - Top Stories - Jan 31 2014]
School officials violated state anti-discrimination law when they would not allow a transgender fifth-grader to use the girls’ bathroom, Maine’s highest court has ruled. The family of student Nicole Maines and the Maine Human Rights Commission sued ...
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