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Thomas Hayden (right) talks about using the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Old Town as a place to seek consul from other veterans who can relate to his military experiences. Members of the VFW in Old Town have had a difficult time recruiting younger members.

Fading away: How Maine’s veterans groups are being tested by time

BANGOR | Retired Navy veteran Ashley Wilson, who served two tours in Iraq, said joining the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 3381 in …
Ed Sheeran, nominee for Best New Artist at the 2014 Grammy Awards, performs at Darling's Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor on May 24, 2015.

Ed Sheeran concert packs Bangor waterfront

The audience rose from their seats when Ed Sheeran, a breakout music artist from the U.K., stepped on stage with his guitar Sunday evening at …
Participates get covered with color during the Color Bangor May 17 run to benefit the American Folk Festival Sunday in Bangor. Participates were covered in color at different color zones during the fun run.

5 ways to keep recent college grads in the Bangor area

For a state that has a population as old as Maine, retaining recent college graduates is a serious concern. It has profound implications for workforce …

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Waldoboro motorcyclist badly hurt in I-95 crash

SIDNEY | A motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries Sunday afternoon and was taken to Eastern …

Longliner concept hooked state agency for $2 million in 1980s

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