Archive for October, 2010
BDN staff reports on Oct. 31, 2010, at 11:44 p.m.
By Macey Hall on Oct. 31, 2010, at 11:21 p.m.
The president of the Bangor Chinese School said Friday that Maine and other states have an “economic need” to foster educational, business and cultural ties with China.
on Oct. 31, 2010, at 11:15 p.m.
The creation of a storybank of students’ life stories will be part of activities this week to recognize nontraditional students at the University of Maine.
on Oct. 31, 2010, at 11:11 p.m.
By Eric Russell on Oct. 31, 2010, at 11:07 p.m.
Even in broad daylight, an abandoned fort is spooky. History lives in the charred walls. Dark corners are everywhere.
By Russ Van Arsdale Executive director Northeast Contact on Oct. 31, 2010, at 10:51 p.m.
Depending on whose statistics you believe, the Great Recession is over. Or it’s about to be over. Or it’s winding down and the recovery isn’t far off.
By Diana Bowley on Oct. 31, 2010, at 10:28 p.m.
Paisley Hays, 9, was rather pale and shaky when she left her Piscataquis Community Middle School classroom on a recent day to visit the school nurse.
on Oct. 31, 2010, at 10:26 p.m.
An all-terrain vehicle accident Sunday afternoon involving two people is under investigation by members of the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Department.
By Sarah Smiley on Oct. 31, 2010, at 10:10 p.m.
I’ve said it before, but it’s worth repeating: My military husband was trained for war and managing people who all have the same haircut.
By Bill Trotter on Oct. 31, 2010, at 10:07 p.m.
Growth, for both a local research lab and human tissue, was the goal in mind Friday morning when officials ceremonially broke ground on a new building next to Frenchman …
By Eric Russell on Oct. 31, 2010, at 10:01 p.m.
A resident of this island in Hancock County suffered serious burns to his face Saturday when a paint canister exploded.…
By RONALD BLUM on Oct. 31, 2010, at 10 p.m.
By Julia Bayly on Oct. 31, 2010, at 9:51 p.m.
Every object passing through a person’s hands has a story to tell. Sometimes those stories are centuries in the making and take years to tell themselves. Just ask Jim Dumond …
By Diana Bowley on Oct. 31, 2010, at 9:41 p.m.
TOWNSHIP 8 RANGE 10 | Sixteen Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife biologists, with support from several organizations, recently did a weeklong reclamation project of Big Reed …
BDN staff reports on Oct. 31, 2010, at 9:35 p.m.
By Sharon Kiley Mack on Oct. 31, 2010, at 9:16 p.m.
Matt Andring, 27, of Tennessee and Nick Forfinski, 32, of Washington will leave Eastport in about two weeks, but they said they absolutely plan to return someday.
By Christopher Cousins on Oct. 31, 2010, at 8:25 p.m.
PINE TREE POLITICS
on Oct. 31, 2010, at 8:19 p.m.
on Oct. 31, 2010, at 8:16 p.m.
Snow clings to the petals of a black-eyed Susan in a Bangor park Sunday morning. Much of the region received its first snowfall of the season late Saturday and early Sunday, with some regions seeing about 2 two inches of snow on the ground by midmorning Sunday.
By JAIME ARON on Oct. 31, 2010, at 8:10 p.m.