Articles by aboyle


Church supper in Veazie

By aboyle on Dec. 11, 2012, at 9:56 a.m.
Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013 4:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Location: VEAZIE | Veazie Congregational Church supper will be held 4:30-6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, at the church, 1404 State Street. Menu consists of baked beans, hot dogs, coleslaw, biscuits and dessert. Admission $6 for adults, $3 for children.

Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012: Agency protects state, Carlson controversy and God’s word

By aboyle on Nov. 19, 2012, at 1:12 p.m.
Thank the DEP As reported in the BDN on Nov.10, the Maine Department of Environmental Protection has just turned down an application by a billion-dollar Texas energy investor to install industrial-scale wind turbines on Passadumkeag Mountain, in rural Penobscot County. This decision will protect the surrounding lakes and hills from …

Piscataquis Community High School, Guilford

By aboyle on Nov. 16, 2012, at 9:02 p.m.
First-quarter honor roll Seniors, high honors: Brandon Baird, Rebecca Grant, Isiah Jensen, Ben Maines, Abigail Riitano; honors: Jessica Bell, Rebecca Blodgett, Cheyenne Clukey, Samantha Duarte-Dodge, Allyson Dow, Logan Dow, Corynne Fellows, Megan McAllister, Aaron Morin, Brooke Morrill, Emily Northup, Brittany Patten, Delan Patterson, Logan Sargent, Ryan Weeks, Catherine Williams. Juniors, …

Bangor Courts

By aboyle on Aug. 08, 2012, at 3:27 p.m.
Cases July 9-13, 2012 Matthew T. Adams, 26, Bangor, assault, $300; unlawful possession of scheduled drug, $400. Jonathan E. Atkinson, 21, Glenburn, sale, use of drug paraphernalia, $300; possessing marijuana, $350. Meghan E. Babb, 29, Bangor, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, $250. Tyson L. Baron, 27, Newburgh, operating vehicle …

Ellsworth District Court, cases May 21-June 15, 2012

By aboyle on July 19, 2012, at 1:35 p.m.
Cases May 21-June 15, 2012 Sean Allen, 22, Brooklin, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, $400, restitution $277.08. William O. Andrews, 36, Sullivan, failing to register vehicle, $200. Jason B. Ball, 33, Londonderry, N.H., sale, use of drug paraphernalia, $300. James P. Barker, 31, Birch Harbor, theft by unauthorized taking …

Hampden Academy second quarter honor roll

By aboyle on March 14, 2012, at 4:39 p.m.
Second quarter honor roll Grade 12, high honors: John Bjorn, Christin Casavant, Jonathan Clements, Katelyn Cyr, Ashley Danforth, Autumn Doucette, Marion Earley, Adam Gould, Emily Gower, Mickayla Hagar, Hannah Holden, Liam Johnson, Chelsea Kuzio, Christian McCue, Logan Poirier, Kent Reichel, Myles Safford, Helene Sherburne, Kamilla Skjauff, Caitlin Swalec, Helena Tatgenhorst, …

Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2012: Religion in politics, paying for the east-west highway

By aboyle on Feb. 20, 2012, at 3:30 p.m.
Tank supports Maine’s future DCP Midstream proposes to expand the industrial port at Mack Point, Searsport. The port already has an active tank farm. Ships and barges bring heating and jet fuel, salt and asphalt, raw materials for the paper and cement industries, gasoline and other essential products. For over …

Ellsworth District Court

By aboyle on Feb. 17, 2012, at 4:34 p.m.
Courts Ellsworth District Court Cases Jan. 9-27 Thomas C. Mitchell, 49, Ellsworth, failing to register vehicle, $150. William Monti, 53, Ellsworth, operating vehicle without license, jail 48 hours; operating vehicle while under influence of intoxicants, $700, jail seven days, license suspended three years. Morgan Anne Munson, 25, Baton Rouge, La., …

Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012: Propane in Searsport, early education

By aboyle on Feb. 06, 2012, at 4:40 p.m.
Liberty at stake in Frankfort In reference to Mr. Orlando E. Delogu’s recent opinion piece about the Frankfort wind ordinance: This is not the first time we have seen this man’s biased, personal views backed up by reference to his position at the University of Maine. As a taxpayer and …

Central High School, Corinth, Second quarter honor roll

By aboyle on Feb. 03, 2012, at 2:58 p.m.
Class of 2012, high honors: Kate Blanchard, Katrina Lessard, Zachary Rogers, Alexander White; honors: Aaron Bell, Angelique Bischoff, Brandon Bishop, Joshua Boudreau, Jessica Bradford, Benjamin Brewer, Samantha Brownell, Phillip Buchstaber, Cody Caruso, Taylor Clark, Bradley Clement, Kailey Desrosiers, Kaylee Harvey, Rachel Ireland, Rachel Jacobs, Tony Mixon, William Paul, Victoria Pendleton, …

Births at Mayo Regional Hospital, Dover-Foxcroft

By aboyle on Jan. 23, 2012, at 12:56 p.m.
Births Mayo Regional Hospital, Dover-Foxcroft To Lesly and Jack Bavelaar of Milo, a daughter, Gabrielle Alexa, Dec. 28, 2011. To Tracy and Jordan Pomerleau of Sangerville, a son, Avery Joseph, Jan. 1, 2012. To Nicole Arnold and Manuel Silveira of Charleston, a son, Manuel Silveira, Jan. 6, 2012.