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7 hurt in ‘serious’ crash in Bradford

Seven people were taken to a Bangor hospital on Saturday evening after two trucks collided in a “serious” crash in Bradford.

A 2007 silver Chevrolet 1500 pickup truck driven by Mark Libby, 65, of Bradford and a white 2013 Ford F-150 driven by Vance Corliss, 55, of Bradford collided about 6:21 p.m. at the intersection of Storer and Williams roads, according to Chief Deputy William R. Birch of the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office.

At 64, this Mainer and veteran backup performer is finally starring in his own show

PORTLAND, Maine — If you’ve seen Maine songwriting legend David Mallett play anytime in the past 40 years, you’ve seen Mike Burd, too. He’s the tall, ponytailed bass player standing just off to the side. He’s made his creative career slinging low notes and supporting singers like Mallett and Noel Paul Stookey of Peter, Paul and Mary fame.

Now, at 64, Burd is finally taking a turn in the center stage spotlight — not as a singer but as a photographer.

Reptiles, country music and circus acts are part of the new season at Orono’s Collins Center

When planning its 34th season, the staff at the Collins Center for the Arts in Orono relied on a time-honored strategy when it came to choosing its lineup of shows: trying to cram as diverse a lineup of performances and broadcasts as possible into one eight-month period.


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