Ardeana Hamlin

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Business news

By Ardeana Hamlin and Contributed on Sept. 15, 2014, at 1:54 p.m.

School news

By Ardeana Hamlin and Contributed on Aug. 25, 2014, at 3:43 p.m.
“More summer, safer roads.”
John Foster, Foster Imaging

‘What are you looking forward to before summer ends?’

By Ardeana Hamlin on Aug. 19, 2014, at 9:44 a.m.

Jane Bragg (right) announced recently that after 31 years as owner and director of Thomas School of Dance in Bangor, she has transferred ownership to Cassie Pillsbury (left), who has operated a school of dance in Unity for more than 10 years.

Thomas School of Dance announces change of ownership

By Ardeana Hamlin and Contributed on Aug. 11, 2014, at 3:01 p.m.
Harry Rossignol, 8, of South Brewer, displays a 4-pound smallmouth bass that he caught at Chemo Pond in 1957. The young man hooked and landed the smallmouth on a red and white "jitterbug" bait.

YESTERDAY …

By Ardeana Hamlin on Aug. 04, 2014, at 9:07 a.m.

Weekly calendar

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 28, 2014, at 3:01 p.m.
Jay Muth (left), vice president and senior business banker, Bangor Savings Bank, presents Buddy Angst, CFO, Community Health and Counseling with a $4,500 grant from the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation to help fund one of its ACHEVE (Arts Can Help Everyone Excel) program. ACHEVE is an in-school dance program for third- and fourth-graders in seven schools throughout the Bangor area. The program uses the arts to provide children with information, skills and support to increase and strengthen positive growth and development that prepares them for healthy life choices.

Support for the arts

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 14, 2014, at 3:02 p.m.
Bucksport Poet Laureate Pat Ranzoni (left) chats with sculptor Matt Foster of Milo after reading a poem, “The Young Sculptor Delivers Himself,” she wrote to commemorate the delivery to Bucksport of a model of a sculpture (front right) Foster will create as part of the 2014 Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium this summer. The finished sculpture will be installed in September on the Bucksport waterfront.

Many hands help sculpture take shape in Bucksport

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 14, 2014, at 2:47 p.m.
“Ribs, steak, hamburger, stuffed peppers and brownies.”
Janine Greeley, St. Albans

‘What’s on your barbecue grill this summer?’

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 14, 2014, at 9:06 a.m.
“The wind and the coolness. It’s close to the water. And Pompeii Pizza.”
Michaela Warman, Bangor

‘What attracts you to the Bangor waterfront?’

By Ardeana Hamlin on July 14, 2014, at 8:52 a.m.

Bangor Public Library to host national exhibition on Civil War

By Ardeana Hamlin on June 17, 2014, at 2:46 p.m.
Paige Rainford, a senior at Hampden Academy, displays the Girl Scout Gold Award she received June 1 at a ceremony at Hampden Academy.

Two Hampden Girl Scouts earn Gold Awards

By Ardeana Hamlin on June 13, 2014, at 2:48 p.m.
PICTURE FROM THE PAST
The Eastern Maine General Hospital opened a new anesthesia recovery room in February 1961 to which all patients were taken from the operating room. This brought highly skilled nursing care to every patient as he was coming out from under anesthesia.

YESTERDAY …

By Ardeana Hamlin and Contributed on June 09, 2014, at 10:37 a.m.
“I love the Expo. I come here every year.”
Linda Stevens, Newport

‘What impresses you about the Senior Expo?’

By Ardeana Hamlin on May 29, 2014, at 2:58 p.m.

School news

By Ardeana Hamlin on May 06, 2014, at 8:37 a.m.
Sam Woodward, 11, who wants to be an astrophysicist, receives a photo gift and message from the actors of the Big Bang Theory.

‘Big Bang Theory’ actors inspire young Brewer fan

By David M. Fitzpatrick, Special to The Weekly on April 15, 2014, at 10:13 a.m.
Sentimental Journey band members play at a dance in the Bangor area.

Sentimental Journey brings Big Band Era into the present

By Ardeana Hamlin on Feb. 27, 2014, at 4:23 p.m.
Community

Ice Route 1A brings traffic to standstill

By Ardeana Hamlin on Jan. 11, 2014, at 9:01 a.m.

Sports news|

By Ardeana Hamlin on Dec. 30, 2013, at 10:38 a.m.

Arts news

By Ardeana Hamlin and Contributed on Dec. 30, 2013, at 10:16 a.m.