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Definition(s):

  • (n) a university town in east central Maine on the Penobscot River to the north of Bangor

News

  1. Ben Guite returns to UMaine as assistant hockey coach

    Posted June 10, 2013, at 11:01 p.m. Last modified June 11, 2013, at 12:29 a.m. ORONO, Maine — Ben Guite was a longshot to play in the National Hockey League. The former University of Maine forward was just a seventh-round pick (172nd overall) of the Montreal Canadiens in 1997.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Bangor Daily News

  2. 6 former UMaine women going to Hall of Fame

    ORONO, Maine (AP) — Six former University of Maine women's basketball stars and coaches will be inducted into the New England Basketball Hall of Fame.        
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  3. Orono Residents Discuss Comprehensive Plan

    Orono locals might tell you that the town is struggling to find its post grad identity. On Thursday, the Orono comprehensive plan committee hosted a public forum to address that. Challenges with housing, business, and recreation are the reason why some say the town isn't retaining the young. . . .
    on June 7, 2013     Source: WABI Bangor

Quotes

  1. "Herb E. Sargent is the definition of a Maine entrepreneur," Gov. John Baldacci said in a statement. "Beyond being a smart businessman, Herb E. was extremely generous to the Old Town-Orono community. He had a big heart."
    on Apr 11, 2006 By: John Baldacci Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  2. In a statement sent only to local reporters in Maine that someone forwarded our way, Hillary said: "With both of us in the state - I would like to invite him to join me for a joint town hall Saturday morning in Orono, ME, so that the people of Maine...
    on Feb 7, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: The Carpetbagger Report

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