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5 Hidden Beach Getaways Far From The Crowds

If you’re looking for a place on the beach to kick back and relax that is tucked away from heavy crowds, you’ll probably want to consider a more sparsely-traveled destination. Here’s a look at five charming beach locations that will keep you away from busy, tourist-filled hot spots.

08/03/2015

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Funding Promises To Fill Gaps In Connecticut Web Of Trails

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut is getting its first chance to spend millions of dollars to expand recreational trails along an East Coast network stretching from Maine to the tip of Florida. Towns, cities and […]

06/13/2015

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Most Of New England Lagged US Economic Growth In ’14

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – The federal government says economic growth last year in Massachusetts and New Hampshire outpaced the expanding national economy, while the rest of New England fell below national gains. Statistics released Wednesday […]

06/10/2015

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Maine Man Convicted Of Killing Girl In Oven May Get New Trial

A judge recommended that John Lane, who was convicted of murder in 1985, be allowed to argue he was too mentally ill to file an appeal for a new trial.

06/01/2015

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Police: Maine Man Scuffled With State Trooper On Highway

Passing drivers helped the trooper restrain a suspect who was found with a quantity of illegal drugs in his car.

05/07/2015

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Police: Man Who Fled Arrest Found Hiding 50 Feet Up Tree

Police say a man they were tracking after he took off following a traffic stop was found hiding 50 feet up in a tree.

04/30/2015

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Judge Ends Maine Man’s Attempt To Salvage Cape Cod Shipwreck

A treasure hunter’s effort to salvage what he calls $3 billion in platinum from a World War II shipwreck off Cape Cod has been ended by a federal judge.

04/02/2015

A ladybug is the official insect of New Hampshire. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Surplus Symbols: How Many State Bugs And Beans Do We Need?

Maine celebrates its Whoopie pies. North Carolinians proudly dance their Shag. In Kansas, even dirt is official: Harney silt loam is the state soil.

03/31/2015

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Maine Police Track Suspect Through Social Media Messages

A Maine man who’d been wanted by police for several weeks made a couple of critical mistakes that led to his capture — he sent out social media messages pinpointing his location.

03/24/2015

Stephen King says he's very much a resident of Maine, even though the governor said high taxes forced him to move. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Stephen King Pans Maine Governor

Gov. Paul LePage had claimed King left the state because of high taxes.

03/19/2015

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