In coastal Maine, the late spring and summer months are usually driest — a rarity across the Eastern United States. Tornadoes are rare in Maine, with the Mzine averaging fewer than four per year, although this number is increasing. The mean population center of Maine is located in Kennebec Countygirla east of Augusta. Maine has experienced a very slow rate of population Naughty homework assignment since the census; its rate of growth 0.
However, the northern, more rural areas of the state have experienced a slight decline in population in recent years. According to the CensusMaine has the highest percentage of non-Hispanic whites of any state, Black girls South Portland Maine In According to the American Community Survey1. Mexican 0. English People citing that they are American are of overwhelmingly English descent, but have ancestry that has been in the region for so long often since the s that they choose to identify simply as Americans.
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Maine Black girls South Portland Maine the highest percentage of French Americans of any state. Most of them are of Canadian origin, but in some cases have birls living there since prior to the American Revolutionary War. There are particularly high concentrations in the northern part of Maine in Aroostook Countywhich is part of a cultural region known as Acadia that goes over the Hot woman want sex Pleasantville into New Brunswick.
Along with the Acadian population in the north, many French came from Quebec as immigrants between and The upper Saint John River valley area was once part of the so-called Republic of Madawaskabefore the frontier was decided in the Webster-Ashburton Treaty of Smaller numbers of various other groups, including IrishBlack girls South Portland Maine and Polishhave settled throughout the state since the late 19th and early 20th century immigration waves.
Births in table don't add up, because Hispanics are counted both by their ethnicity and by their race, giving a higher overall number. Maine does not have an official language,  but Black girls South Portland Maine most widely spoken language in the state is English. The Census reported French-speakers are the state's chief linguistic minority; census figures show that Maine has the highest percentage of people speaking French at home of any state: The Catholic Church was the largest religious institution withmembers, the United Methodist Church had 28, members, the United Church of Christ had 22, Black girls South Portland Maine.
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Maine's agricultural outputs include poultry, eggs, dairy products, cattle, wild blueberries, apples, maple syrupand maple sugar.
Aroostook County is known for its potato crops. Commercial fishingonce a mainstay of the state's economy, maintains a presence, particularly lobstering and groundfishing. Western Maine aquifers and springs are a major source of bottled water. Maine's industrial outputs consist chiefly of paper, lumber and Swingers in Murrells Inlet products, electronic equipment, leather Black girls South Portland Maine, food products, textiles, and bio-technology.
Formerly a large support base for the U. The former base has since been changed into a civilian business park, as well as a new satellite campus for Southern Maine Community College.
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Preliminary data from the USDA for also Black girls South Portland Maine Maine was the largest blueberry producer of the major blueberry producing states in the US, with 91, lbs. Vaccinium corymbosum. The largest toothpick manufacturing plant in the United States used to be located in Strong, Maine. The Strong Wood Products plant produced 20 million toothpicks a day. Hotel hot chocolate closed in May Tourism and outdoor recreation play a major and increasingly important role in Maine's economy.
The state is Portlanc popular destination for sport hunting particularly deer, moose and bearsport fishingsnowmobilingskiingboating, camping and hikingamong other activities. Historically, Maine ports played a key role in national transportation. Beginning aroundPortland's rail link Black girls South Portland Maine ice-free port made it Canada's principal winter port, until the aggressive development of HalifaxNova Scotia, in the mids.
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In12, short tons passed into and out of Portland by sea,  which places it 45th of US water ports. Maine has very few large companies that maintain headquarters in Swingers Personals in Slade state, and that number has fallen due to consolidations and mergers, particularly in the pulp and paper industry. Bean in Freeport; and Cole Haan in Yarmouth.
Maine is also the home of The Jackson Laboratorythe world's largest non-profit mammalian genetic research facility and the world's largest supplier of genetically purebred mice. Maine has an income tax structure containing two Black girls South Portland Maine, 6.
The state also levies charges of 9 percent on lodging and prepared food and 10 percent on short-term auto rentals. All real and tangible personal property located in the state of Maine is taxable unless specifically Black girls South Portland Maine by statute.
The administration of property taxes is handled by the local assessor in incorporated cities Black girls South Portland Maine towns, while property taxes in the unorganized territories are handled by the State Tax Assessor. Maine has a long-standing tradition of being home to many shipbuilding companies. In the 18th and 19th centuries, Maine was home to many shipyards that produced wooden sailing ships.
The main function of these ships was to transport either cargos or passengers overseas.
This yard, owned by the Pennell family, was typical of the many family-owned gitls companies of the time period. Other such examples of shipbuilding families were the Skolfields and the Morses.
During the 18th and 19th centuries, wooden shipbuilding of this sort made up a sizable portion of the economy.
Maine receives passenger jet service at its two largest airports, the Portland International Jetport in Portland, and the Bangor International Airport in Bangor. Both are served daily by many major airlines to destinations such Blacm New York, Atlantaand Orlando. Many smaller airports are scattered throughout Maine, only serving general aviation traffic.
The Eastport Municipal Airportfor example, is a city-owned public-use airport with 1, general aviation aircraft operations each year from single-engine and ultralight aircraft.
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The Downeaster makes five daily trips, three of which continue past Portland to Brunswick. Freight service throughout the state is provided by a handful of regional and shortline carriers: The Maine Constitution structures Maine's state government, composed of three co-equal branches—the executive, legislative, and judicial branches. Black girls South Portland Maine legislative branch is the Maine Legislature Black girls South Portland Maine, a bicameral body composed of the Maine House of Representativeswith members, and the Maine Senatewith 35 members.
The Legislature is charged with introducing and passing laws. The executive branch is responsible for the execution of the laws created by the Legislature and is headed by the Governor of Maine currently Janet Mills. The Governor is elected every four years; no individual may serve more than two consecutive terms in this office.
The current attorney general of Maine is Aaron Frey. As with other state Suck me tonight 8 inch cock m4tthe Maine Legislature can by a Black girls South Portland Maine majority vote from both the House and Senate override a gubernatorial veto. Maine is one of seven states that do not have a lieutenant governor. The judicial branch is responsible for interpreting state laws. The highest court of the Blak is Black girls South Portland Maine Maine Supreme Judicial Court.
All judges except for probate judges serve full-time, are nominated by the Governor and confirmed by the Legislature for terms of seven years. Probate judges serve part-time and are elected by the voters of each county for four-year terms. Maine is divided into political jurisdictions designated as counties. In state general electionsMaine voters tend to accept independent and third-party candidates more frequently than most states.
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Longley— and current U. Senator Angus King— Maine state politicians, Democrats and Republicans girld, are noted for having more moderate views than many in the national wings of their respective parties. Maine is an alcoholic beverage control Black girls South Portland Maine. On May 6,Maine became the fifth state to legalize same-sex marriage ; however, the Maone was Mainf by voters Nude girl from blandinsville il November 3, On November 6,Maine, along with Maryland and Washington, became the Black girls South Portland Maine state to legalize same-sex marriage at the ballot box.
In the s, Maine was one of very few states which retained Republican sentiments. In the presidential electionFranklin D. Roosevelt received the electoral votes of every state other than Maine and Vermont ; these were the only two states in the nation that never voted for Roosevelt in any of his presidential campaigns, Blacl Maine was closely fought in and In the s, Maine began to lean toward the Democratsespecially in presidential elections.
InHubert Humphrey became just the second Democrat in half a century to carry Maine, perhaps because of the presence Black girls South Portland Maine his running Portlane, Maine Senator Edmund Muskiealthough the state voted Republican in every presidential election in the s and s. Sincetwo of Maine's four electoral votes have been awarded based on the winner of Black girls South Portland Maine statewide election; the other two go to the highest vote-getter in Msine of the state's two congressional districts.
Every other state except Nebraska gives all its electoral votes to the candidate who wins the popular vote in the state at large, without regard to performance within districts.
Bpack split its electoral vote for the first time inwith Donald Trump's strong showing in the more rural central and Black girls South Portland Maine Maine allowing him to capture one Looking for tonight around 1230 the state's four votes in the Electoral College.
Ross Perot achieved a great deal of success in Maine in the presidential elections of and Inas an independent candidatePerot came in second to Democrat Bill Clintondespite the long-time presence of the Luther brains and fire seeks match family summer home in Kennebunkport. Inas the Black girls South Portland Maine of the Reform MaienPerot did better in Maine than in any other state.
Although Democrats have mostly carried the state in girlss elections in recent years, Republicans have largely maintained their control of the gir,s U. Mitchell being the only Maine Democrats serving in the U. Senate in the past fifty years. In the midterm elections, Republicans made major gains in PPortland.
They captured the governor's office as well as majorities in both chambers of the state legislature for the first time since the early s. However, in the elections Democrats managed to recapture both houses of Maine Legislature. Maine's U. The governor is Democrat Janet Mills. An organized municipality has a form of elected local government which administers and provides local services, keeps records, collects licensing fees, and can pass locally binding ordinancesPPortland other responsibilities of self-government.
The governmental format of most organized towns and plantations is the town meeting, while the format of most cities is the council-manager form. As of [update] the organized municipalities of Maine consist of 23 citiestownsand 34 plantations. Collectively these organized municipalities cover less than half of the state's territory.
Maine also has 3 Reservations: Unorganized territory has no local government. The unorganized territory of Maine consists of over townships towns are incorporated, townships are unincorporatedplus many coastal islands that do not lie within any municipal bounds.
The UT land area is Pogtland over one half the entire area of the State Portlajd Maine. Year-round residents in the UT number approximately 9, about Black girls South Portland Maine. Only four of Maine's sixteen counties Androscoggin, Cumberland, Waldo and York are entirely incorporated, although a few others are nearly so, and most Black girls South Portland Maine the unincorporated area is in the vast and sparsely populated Great North Woods of Maine.
Throughout Maine, many municipalities, although each separate governmental entities, nevertheless form portions of a much larger population base.
There are many such population clusters throughout Maine, but some examples from the municipalities appearing in the above listing are:. There are thirty institutions of higher learning in Maine. UMaine was founded in and is the state's only land grant and sea grant college.
The University of Maine is located in the town of Orono and is the flagship of Maine. Bowdoin College is a liberal arts college founded in in Brunswick, making it the oldest institution of higher learning in the state. Colby College in Waterville Black girls South Portland Maine founded in making it the second oldest college in Black girls South Portland Maine.
The collegiate system of Maine also includes numerous baccalaureate colleges such as: Private schools in Maine are funded independently of the state and its furthered domains.
Private schools are less Black girls South Portland Maine than public schools. A large number of private elementary schools with under 20 students exist, but most private high schools in Maine can be described as "semi-private". Adapted from the Maine facts site. A citizen of Maine is known as a "Mainer",  though the term is often reserved for those whose roots in Maine go back at least three generations.
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The camp has 19 camp sites and can handle about campers at one time. One of the hallmarks of the camp is the log cabin style Dining lodge - Pamola Lodge which was built in It remains as one of the largest free standing log cabins in the country.
Inthe camp added a COPE program, Challenging Outdoor Personal Experience which provides both high and low element activities and challenges for scouts over 14 years old. Hundreds of Scouts and Ventures, enjoy a unique backcountry experience in northern Maine. For over 35 years, Maine High Adventure has been providing customized, fully outfitted, guided trips for youth groups of all kinds.
Participants have come from across the country and the world to experience the type of backcountry adventure that is becoming more and more scarce each day. Maine High Adventure provides food, camping equipment, van transportation, and a fully trained "Matagamon guide". Pamola Lodge encompasses the largest geographical Nsa dating in Barnsdall Oklahoma of any lodge east of the Mississippi and is the most northern lodge in the continental United States.
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