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Originally published in Castine Patriot, October 31, 2013
FairPoint expands broadband service

FairPoint Communications has expanded broadband service to more than 165 homes and businesses in Penobscot and Castine, according to a news release from the communications company. FairPoint high-speed Internet is available for the first time to the eligible customers living in the areas described below.

High-speed connection areas include portions of the following roads/streets in Penobscot: Butternut Lane, Castine, Dales Lane, Devereaux Lane, Dunbar, Farnham Lane, Pine Lane, Runaway Lane, Russell Lane, Ruyle, Seal Ledge Lane, Tills Point and Wardwell Point; Castine: Blue Baron Way, Castine, Coverly Lane, Cranberry Lane, Dunbar, Eider Cove, Oak, Old Ferry, Old Fields Way, Schoolhouse Lane, Shore and Wilson Point.

To find out if you are eligible for FairPoint’s high-speed Internet and to obtain information about prices and bundled plans, residential consumers can call 866-984-2001 and businesses can call 866-984-3001 or visit