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Monday, August 16, 2010 at 2:30 pm

BAR HARBOR — On Monday, Erik and Ethan Bendl of Louisville, Ken. wrapped up an epic four-month journey from Washington, D.C. to Acadia National Park to raise awareness about diabetes.

Erik Bendl, in hat, talks with a curious onlooker about his globe-toting trip along Route 3 in Bar Harbor on Monday. — ROBERT LEVIN

The pair, and their dog Nice, traversed every northeastern state north of Pennsylvania with their giant globe during the journey.

For more on this story pick-up a copy of the August 19, 2010 issue of the Mount Desert Islander.

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