Ardeana Hamlin



Meet the author in Bangor today, Aug. 12

By Ardeana Hamlin on Aug. 12, 2015, at 8:14 a.m.
Forest rangers and firefighters of the future graduated recently from a Bangor-based program at Penobscot Job Corps Center, the fourth class to make it through the Hot Shot program qualifying them to help rangers battle blazes in Maine. Some will complete advanced classes, with the goal of obtaining the Red Card which will qualify them for national deployment. Members of the Hot Shots graduating class are (front row, from left) Justin Mota, Kenneth Bennett, Joshua Desrosiers, Sean Babineau, Dominick Rodriguez, and (back row) Austyn Moody, Anthony Fernandes, Diana Gil, Ramadhani Mwielo, Dakar De La Rosa, Marie Francois, Jake Anthony-Greene, Ben Ladd, Tyler Shanahan and Darien Lane.

Community news

By Ardeana Hamlin on Aug. 10, 2015, at 3:04 p.m.

Ellsworth Antiques Show at Woodlawn welcomes 13 new dealers

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 29, 2015, at 2:54 p.m.

Dover-Foxcroft theater to illuminate Maine lumbermen history in film and live music

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 29, 2015, at 2:05 p.m.

Silent auction a camp on Sebec Lake to benefit Center Theatre in Dover-Foxcroft

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 29, 2015, at 1:29 p.m.

UMF Emery Community Arts Center in Farmington to present concert Aug. 13

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 29, 2015, at 11:17 a.m.

Physician joins medical practice in Portland

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 29, 2015, at 9:37 a.m.
Taking part in Woodlawn's Teachers Institute in July in Ellsworth were (front, from lest)  Becky Anderson, Mary Jordan-Carter and Melanie Brown, all of Ellsworth Elementary Middle School; and Anne Russenberger-Keefe, Woodlawn director of education and program development; and (back row) Joshua Torrance, Woodlawn executive director; Kat Hudson of Blue Hill Consolidated School; and Deb Burwell of Paddling the Rapids.

Ellsworth, Blue Hill educators complete Woodlawn Teachers Institute

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 29, 2015, at 9:30 a.m.

Fulbright Association Maine Chapter to host Arctic Education, Fulbright Event at MMA

By Ardeana Hamlin on June 29, 2015, at 2:54 p.m.

The Holt House 200th anniversary

By Ardeana Hamlin on June 23, 2015, at 3:06 p.m.

Local students earn homeschool Memory Master Award

By Ardeana Hamlin on May 12, 2015, at 3:37 p.m.

Mount Desert Island Quilt Guild will hold its 22nd annual Quilt Show May 23

By Ardeana Hamlin on May 06, 2015, at 8:20 a.m.

Weekly calendar

By Ardeana Hamlin on Feb. 23, 2015, at 9:49 a.m.
Photo courtesy of Sue Pate
Taking part in the John Bapst Memorial High School annual alumni hockey game on Dec. 27 at Sawyer Arena in Bangor were (from left) Brianna Robertson, Maggie Lynn, Matt Youngblood, Jacob Leonard, Neal LaFrance, Alex LaFrance, Chris Dunbar, Connor Scofield, Nick Doucette, Zac Greenier, John Cooper, Derrick Antworth, Mike Keim, Joey Pate, Jacob Fletcher, Jaron Leonard, Ethan Handley, Eli Szydlo, Jacob Reese, Joe Archambault, Matthew Spear, Ray Hummels, Kim Meagher, Juli Alex, Jarrod Guimond, Jon Davis, Kurt Massey.

John Bapst alumnus gets to wear purple and white hockey jersey after waiting 42 years

By Ardeana Hamlin on Jan. 02, 2015, at 1:40 p.m.

Book signing

By Ardeana Hamlin on Nov. 06, 2014, at 4:01 p.m.
Bangor City Clerk Lisa Goodwin accepts her award after she was named recipient of the 2014 Lorraine M. Fleury Award at the State Elections Administration Conference on Sept. 25  in Bangor.

Bangor city clerk recipient of award

By Ardeana Hamlin and Contributed on Sept. 29, 2014, at 2:42 p.m.
“Blake Shelton on the waterfront.”
Desiree Mayo, Corner Store

‘What performer would you like to come to Bangor?’

By Ardeana Hamlin on Sept. 22, 2014, at 2:47 p.m.
“Conant Apple Orchards in Etna and Rowe’s in Newport.”
Cheryl Gray, Camden National Bank

‘Where do you go to get apples in the fall?’

By Ardeana Hamlin on Sept. 16, 2014, at 3:39 p.m.
 “Chicken vegetable.”
Jessica Rickard, Tradewinds Variety

‘What is your favorite fall soup?’

By Ardeana Hamlin on Sept. 16, 2014, at 3:32 p.m.
Dylan Brennan (left) as C.S. Lewis discusses his conversion to belief in the supernatural with Dennis Hamrick as Sigmund Freud, an avowed atheist. The Union Street Brick Church will present "Freud's Last Session," by Mark St. Germain, a play suggested by the "Question of God" Sept. 19-21, at the church. Admission to the play is free.

‘Freud’s Last Session’ opens Sept. 19 at the Brick Church

By Ardeana Hamlin and Contributed on Sept. 15, 2014, at 2:13 p.m.