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Maine Bicentennial celebration plans announced

The Maine Bicentennial Commission introduced the website, logo and slogan "Leading The Way" which will be used for the next two years of planning and celebration.

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Maine launches campaign to celebrate 200th birthday

The State of Maine will turn 200 in 2020 and the work to celebrate the bicentennial is well underway, including a new website that launched Tuesday.

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Planning underway for Maine's bicentennial celebration

It's still about a year and a half away, but planning is underway for Maine’s bicentennial celebration.

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Maine Ready To Start Planning For Bicentennial Celebration

PORTLAND, Maine — The commission charged with commemorating Maine’s upcoming bicentennial is ready to begin planning the celebration.

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Maine Bicentennial Commission to launch website, outreach campaign

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Info & Resources, Leadership Details, Background Information, Accomplishments and Goals

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