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Maine’s real estate continues to increase in value, despite a decline in sales last month. Maine Listings reported an impressive 12.50 percent jump in home prices, bringing the statewide median sales price (MSP) to $180,000 during the month of February. 120 more words

Day 86 Mile 86: Hunting the Hidden River

Day 86 Mile 86: Hunting the Hidden River. The city of Bangor lies within a narrow valley flanked by two high stone ridges on either side. 526 more words


Living in the UK - Some thoughts on food, books and my classes

Welcome back,

Now since I had a number of deadlines this week and I was a bit sick (I had a vertigo because of a blocked ear and had therefore an ear syringing – was ok ;-)), I can’t offer you any travel reports this time but I can offer you an insight into living in the UK and everything that comes with that, like buying and eating food or searching for a new book to read. 1,649 more words


Day 83 mile 83: The sun has got his hat on!

Day 83 mile 83: The sun has got his hat on!

It is a beautiful day today, a promised bank of high pressure has finally worked its way here, ushering in clear skies and spring sunshine. 191 more words


Fed Quickens Pace, Raises Rate 3 Months After Last Hike

The Federal Reserve voted on Wednesday to again raise the key interest rate one-quarter percentage point, the first of three hikes anticipated for 2017. The rate was increased one-quarter percentage point just three months ago, in December 2016. 229 more words

Photo Journal 2

Sunny day at Bangor Pier in October 2015


A Tale of Two Countries

From 1999 until 2007 my family and I lived on Prince Edward Island in Canada. We had made the move after my husband retired from his job as an electrical engineer for the automotive industry. 895 more words