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2014-01-11 23:02:08

HVAC Education challenged readers to invest in trustworthy HVAC professionals following Portland Press Herald’s January 3rd article, entitled “Yarmouth Town Hall Closes after Losing Heat.” Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) January 11, 2014 After the publication of the January 3rd Portland Press Herald article, entitled “Yarmouth Town Hall Closes after Losing Heat,” HVAC Education (or Arizona.HVACED.com) challenged consumers to invest in trustworthy HVAC professionals, rather than relying on a...

2011-02-23 00:00:42

Multimedia News Company Expanding Its Local Search Initiatives Leesburg, VA (PRWEB) February 21, 2011 MaineToday Media, publisher of The Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel and The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram "“ Maine's leading newspaper, today announced that it is expanding its local search Internet initiatives through an agreement with ImmersiFind, Inc. "We are adding a new local search application to our family of websites so that our readers and subscribers can have...

2008-09-15 15:00:14

By Anonymous Nearly two dozen art sites will be open from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday for the final Bath ArtWalk of the season. The Galen Moses House Bed & Breakfast will join the ArtWalk, showing landscape, coastal and architectural subjects by Phippsburg artist Tom Hinkle. The Chocolate Church exhibits "Community Studio Art: MidCoast Senior College" with an opening reception 5 to 7 p.m. Downtown exhibitions include watercolors by Evelyn Dunphy at Just Framing, in-progress oil landscapes by...

2008-09-09 09:00:21

WildPackets, Inc. (www.wildpackets.com), a leading provider of network and application analysis solutions, today announced that the Seattle Times Company, owner of the largest daily newspaper and Web site in Washington state, has deployed WildPackets(R) OmniPeek(TM) to monitor and troubleshoot the company's network infrastructure across multiple business units, including editorial, production, advertising, printing, circulation and online divisions. "The paper is a myriad of different...

2008-08-20 18:00:00

By Anonymous As the Portland Press Herald reported July 16, it appears likely that a referendum vote on the proposed tax on soda, wine and beer will occur. The coalition responsible for seeking the referendum is framing the issue as one about tax burdens, using the specious argument that an increase of 11 cents for a liter of soda or 16 cents for a sixpack of beer would be the final straw that pushes Mainers over the brink and into poverty. What the tax repeal folks don't mention is...

2008-07-29 12:00:55

By Bob Keyes Daniel Agostino, who graduated from Freeport High School in June, won the grand prize for his film "Tree Line" in the Maine Student Film and Video Festival Competition. His award is a $2,500 scholarship to the Young Filmmakers Program at the Maine Media Workshops in Rockport. Originally published by Compiled by Bob Keyes staff writer. (c) 2008 Portland Press Herald. Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

2007-01-17 12:00:41

By Bart Jansen, Portland Press Herald, Maine Jan. 16--WASHINGTON -- The Navy's decision to stop work on Lockheed Martin Corp.'s version of a shallow-water combat vessel won't affect a different version of the ship that Bath Iron Works is designing, according to a General Dynamics spokesman. Navy Secretary David Winter on Friday announced the 90-day stop-work order because of significant cost overruns on Lockheed's littoral combat ship, which is being built at Bollinger Shipyard in...

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