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Bangor Area Lawyer for Nearly 50 Years Dies

A lawyer who's worked in the Bangor area for nearly five decades has died. The firm of Vafiades, Brountas & Kominsky shared the news of Marvin Glazier's passing in a Facebook post Friday afternoon. Glazier joined the Bangor firm in 1969 after graduating from law school. He handled a wide variety

WABI.TV - 2017-11-24 21:49:00

Well known Bangor attorney Marvin Glazier dies

BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER)-- Long time and well known Bangor attorney, Marvin Glazier has died. His law firm, Vafiades, Brountas & Kominsky's Facebook page says, "It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our partner, mentor, and dear friend Marvin Glazier. Marvin was a fantastic

WLBZ 2 - 2017-11-24 20:32:43

Waterville's Parade of Lights Draws Thousands Downtown

WATERVILLE, Maine (WABI) Downtown Waterville's annual holiday Parade of Lights drew thousands of families to central Maine on Friday night. Volunteers built floats and made the finishing touches on their Christmas displays in the American Legion parking lot in the afternoon. Kids got the chance to m

WABI.TV - 2017-11-25 03:06:00

Maine man charged with attempted murder after shooting a woman

MANCHESTER, N.H. (NEWS CENTER) - A Maine man is behind bars charged with attempted murder after police say he shot a woman several times in the torso. 25-year-old Jeremy Sterling of Waterboro was arrested on Thanksgiving, Nov. 23, 2017. New Hampshire Police say the 39-year-old woman is in critical

WLBZ 2 - 2017-11-24 17:09:04

5-step recovery plan for getting back on track after Thanksgiving

Guest post by Jackie Conn, General Manager, Weight Watchers of Maine, Inc. Thanksgiving is a special holiday. It began with the Plymouth colonists and Wampanoag Indians. In 1621 they shared an autumn harvest feast that would be the first Thanksgiving celebration in the colonies. The feast was a cele

BANGOR DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 18:40:12

United Maine Craftsmen Hosts 43rd Annual Thanksgiving Arts and Craft Show

BREWER, Maine (WABI) - While thousands of folks were out scoring Black Friday deals, some chose to shop locally for some Maine made crafts at the Brewer Auditorium. Alyssa Thurlow has the story. "This show is kind of unique because it is a smaller venue, so there's less vendors, but good quality cra

WABI.TV - 2017-11-25 00:41:00

Suspect police nicknamed 'the Grinch' turns himself in

Houlton police say that Logan Lane turned himself in after they posted this image from surveillance footage on Facebook. Lane, who police nicknamed the Grinch, is accused of stealing packages off of residential porches in Houlton on or around Nov. 20. HOULTON, Maine - Police charged an Island Falls

BANGOR DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 18:05:31

Spike in car thefts during the holiday season

BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- You may want to think twice about locking your valuables in your car during this holiday season. A Cars.com report says that car thefts spike during the holidays. Black Friday is among the highest holidays for car thefts and burglaries from cars. Last year they were 2,

WLBZ 2 - 2017-11-25 02:45:22

Quincy breaks ground on next high school building

QUINCY - Looking into the distance at the future site of the new Quincy High School, the school board president, Tricia Lubach, saw more than an empty, windswept field on the chilly afternoon of Nov. 8. "I see opportunity," she said. "It's Quincy, opportunities unlimited. So, to look out and think t

THE WENATCHEE WORLD ONLINE - 2017-11-24 02:22:00

First aid graduate numbers increase

Columbia Basin Herald, Aug. 23, 1979 E-mail from Cheryl Facts from the past gleaned from the Moses Lake Herald, Columbia Basin Herald and The Neppel Record by Cheryl (Driggs) Elkins: From the Columbia Basin Herald on Aug. 22, 1941: Red Cross issues certificates Clyde Greenlee, Ephrata, first aid cha

COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD - 2017-11-24 13:00:00

Re-sentencing yields identical sentence for ML woman

Columbia Basin Herald/file photo Cecily McFarland was re-sentenced to more than 19 years prison in connection with a 2014 burglary. EPHRATA A Moses Lake womanwhose case was remanded back to Grant County for re-sentencing by the Washington Supreme Court received an identical sentence in her re-senten

COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD - 2017-11-24 13:00:00

Big Bend Community College wins national recognition

File photo Big Bend Community College was one of eight community colleges nationwide to receive a Leader College award, recognizing improvement in academics and instruction. MOSES LAKE Big Bend Community College is one of eight community colleges nationwide to earn recognition from an organization t

COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD - 2017-11-24 13:00:00

Dent receives award for child mental health efforts

Tom Dent/courtesy photo Rep. Tom Dent receives an award for his work on child mental health legislation. MOSES LAKE Rep. Tom Dent, R-Moses Lake, recently won an award for his longstanding effort to push child mental health legislation Dent received the 2017 National Child Health Advocate of the Year

COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD - 2017-11-24 13:00:00

Moses Lake woman arrested for attempting to sell stolen pocket watches online

Moses Lake Police Officers arrested 21-year-old Brittany Strong Wednesday morning after she attempted to sell stolen property via a Facebook buy and sell page. Just a week ago today she was arrested for stealing hundreds of pieces of mail in the Peninsula area of Moses Lake. Officers say they receiv


Thanksgiving/Apple Cup emphasis patrols underway

PULLMAN Got tickets to see the Cougars take on the Huskies in the Apple Cup on Saturday? Or maybe you are a Washington State University student heading home for the holidays from Pullman. If any of those scenarios apply to you then you might want to pay close attention to speed limit signs on your t

COLUMBIA BASIN HERALD - 2017-11-24 13:00:00

CWU might take over some airport operations

Buy Now IASCO training aircraft sit on the ramp during a rainy day at Bowers Field, Tuesday. CWU has submitted a proposal to Kittitas County to take over management of some Bowers Field airport operations. The lobby area of the Central Washington University flight school at Bowers Field, Tuesday. Ki


What deals did shoppers get this Black Friday and Thanksgiving?

Bright and early Friday morning, Sarah Pullen and her husband David arrived at Eastview Mall. They drove from their home in Geneva to shop the Black Friday deals for their twin daughters Molly and Claire, 14. "It's our time to get presents for them," Pullen said. Black Friday is now a two-day event

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-11-24 19:39:48

Sen. Pam Helming announces next mobile office events

State Sen. Pam Helming will hold two mobile office events in December as she wraps up her first year in office. Helming, R-Canandaigua, and her staff will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7 at Webster Town Hall, 1000 Ride Road in Webster, Monroe County. She also has a Seneca County sto

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-24 15:33:00

Women's March returns to Seneca Falls Jan. 20

SENECA FALLS - A day after Donald Trump was inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States, roughly 10,000 people came to the Birthplace of the Women's Rights Movement to protest his political and social agenda. It was part of a nationwide reaction to Trump's election. Women's March organize

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-11-24 21:00:00

Eco Talk: The costs of deer overpopulation

We are now in what I refer to as "deer season." It is the time of year we see them quite active along the roadside, in woodlands and forests that dot our countryside and, unfortunately, dead on the shoulder of the road. I am hoping that no one reading this column will have the experience and expense

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2017-11-24 05:30:00