Archive for August, 2008

 

Ex-players, donors, fans support Bears

Bangor Daily News on Aug. 31, 2008, at 11:47 p.m.

Hawkeyes overwhelm Black Bears

Bangor Daily News on Aug. 31, 2008, at 11:42 p.m.
IOWA CITY, Iowa — On paper, the University of Maine’s trip to take on Iowa was an opportunity for the Black Bears to knock off a Bowl Championship Subdivision opponent in an exciting football …

Sawdust ignites fire at Nokomis

By Sharon Kiley Mack on Aug. 31, 2008, at 11:40 p.m.
NEWPORT | Discarded sawdust and solvents from the refinishing of the gymnasium floor sparked a fire Sunday morning that heavily damaged the northern exterior of the gym at Nokomis Regional …

Holiday brings parades, parties, plenty of traffic

The Associated Press on Aug. 31, 2008, at 11:38 p.m.

Bangor session to stress addiction issues

By Meg Haskell on Aug. 31, 2008, at 11:35 p.m.
Area residents in long-term recovery from addiction to alcohol and drugs, as well as their families and the professionals who support them, are invited to attend a summit on …

Taking a walk on the wild side

By George Chappell on Aug. 31, 2008, at 11:28 p.m.
SEARSPORT | There is a community on Sears Island, naturalist Mike Shannon of Knox told a group on a nature walk on the island Saturday.

Calais DA’s office loses veteran staffer

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 11:25 p.m.
For 32 years, Nancy Marshall made the men and women she worked for look good.

Orono Village Festival slated for next weekend

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 11:20 p.m.

Bangor revving up revival of car show

By Aimee Thibodeau on Aug. 31, 2008, at 11:18 p.m.

MARY JO SEKERA

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
In Loving Memory Of MARY JO SEKERA Sept. 1, 1955 – April 10, 2003 Your presence is felt each day by all that ever experienced your kind love and understanding nature. Love, Bob

DARRELL M. REDMOND ‘RED’

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
In Loving Memory Of DARRELL M. REDMOND ‘RED’ Sept. 8, 1949 – Sept. 1, 2003 Five years have passed but we still grieve not having you here with us. There is always something to remind us of you. …

LINWOOD O’KEEFE

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
In Loving Memory Of LINWOOD O’KEEFE June 9, 1924 – Sept. 1, 2006 His memory is as dear today as in the hour he passed away. Sunshine fades and shadows fall, but sweet remembrance outlast all. We love …

LAURIEN A. BEAULIEU

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
In Loving Memory Of LAURIEN A. BEAULIEU July 8, 1935 – Sept. 1, 2003 It’s been five years now Dad since God took you away from us. There isn’t a day that goes by that we don’t think of you and smile. …

ALVIE RAY POOLE

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
In Loving Memory Of ALVIE RAY POOLE Aug. 24, 1933 – Sept. 1, 2001 The Bible says God heals the brokenhearted binding up their wounds but we still feel the emptiness since you’ve been gone. God covers …

HERMAN E. THIBODEAU

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
HERMAN E. THIBODEAU BRANSON, Mo. – Herman E. Thibodeau, 74, died at 9:50 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, 2008, at the Mount Vernon Veterans’ Home, Mount Vernon, Mo. He was born Jan. 5, 1934, in Ashland, the …

MILDRED ANNIE TURNER FIELD

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
MILDRED ANNIE TURNER FIELD HALLOWELL – Mildred Annie Turner Field died peacefully Aug. 29, 2008, with her son and daughter by her side. She died in Hallowell, at Granite Hill Estates, her home for …

NORMAN J. PELLETIER

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
NORMAN J. PELLETIER MILLINOCKET – Norman J. Pelletier, 82, passed away Saturday, Aug. 30, 2008, at the Maine Veterans’ Home, Bangor. He was born Aug. 10, 1926, in Wynadotte, Mich., son of Clarence …

PATRICIA ‘PATTY’ PICARD

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
PATRICIA ‘PATTY’ PICARD LINNEUS and FORT KENT Patricia “Patty” Picard, 67, died Aug. 29, 2008, at Bangor Road Home, Assisted Living, Linneus. She was born Aug. 13, 1941, in Frenchville, the daughter …

ROGER N. MCLELLAN

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
ROGER N. MCLELLAN TOPSFIELD – Roger N. McLellan, 85, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2008, with his family by his side at Calais Regional Hospital. Roger was born May 25, 1923, in Topsfield, son of the late …

MICHAEL FRANCIS CURRIER II

on Aug. 31, 2008, at 10:15 p.m.
MICHAEL FRANCIS CURRIER II STOCKTON SPRINGS – Michael Francis Currier II, 34, died unexpectedly Aug. 26, 2008, in Prospect. He was born May 15, 1974, in Belfast, son of Michael Currier Sr. and …