Gov. Paul R. LePage is asking Mainers to observe a moment of silence at 2:50 p.m. this afternoon to mark the one-week anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombings. 

Massachusetts Gov, Deval Patrick and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino called for the minute of silence on Monday to honor the victims of the attacks and their families.

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