Aimee Thibodeau

Managing Editor: Special Sections, Bangor Metro & The Weekly

Dear Prudence
Emily Yoffe

My husband won’t cuddle. Is it cheating if I meet another man for hugs?

By Emily Yoffe, Slate on June 08, 2013, at 7:57 p.m.
My co-worker and I meet for hugs — and that’s all.

Doe a deer, a female deer

By Aimee Thibodeau on June 07, 2013, at 11:45 a.m.
Once out in the open bog of Bangor's Roland F. Perry City Forest, birders are likely to hear the singing of resident Lincoln's sparrows.

Habitat helps birders identify migrants

By Bob Duchesne, Special to the BDN on June 04, 2013, at 11:24 a.m.

Maine historical atlas a prime example of the importance of humanities to the state

By Aimee Thibodeau on May 07, 2013, at 2:09 p.m.
Ford Stevenson captured these images of a bear at his mother Priscilla Stevenson's, home in Wayne, Maine earlier this month.

Wayne man captures bear images on trail cam

By Aimee Thibodeau on April 21, 2013, at 12:23 p.m.

Daughtry, 3 Doors Down announced for Bangor Waterfront

By Aimee Thibodeau on April 17, 2013, at 9:14 a.m.
Maine State Police photo shows a makeshift camp site of Christopher Knight for 27 years in Rome, Maine taken following his arrest on April 4, 2013.

Former property owner had no idea ‘North Pond Hermit’ was living on his land

By Aimee Thibodeau on April 12, 2013, at 12:19 p.m.

I can’t stand her mustache — can I tell her to wax?

By Emily Yoffe on April 07, 2013, at 11:37 a.m.

Seeing Maine Through Cianbro Colored Glasses

on April 05, 2013, at 3:23 p.m.

What should you do when your child’s teacher is a bully?

By Aimee Thibodeau on April 01, 2013, at 4:38 p.m.
Jenna Eagleton and Caroline Currie of Portland react on Sunday to being named the winners of the 2013 Real Maine Wedding of the Year Contest.

Portland same-sex couple wins Real Maine Wedding of the Year Contest

By Aimee Thibodeau on March 25, 2013, at 9:12 a.m.
Chef Meghan Woodbury, center, and her team , Brett Settle, left and Hillary Herrick prepare the first course during the Maine Chef Challenge at Eastern Maine Community College on Friday, March 25, 2012.

Video of Eastern Maine Community College Chef Challenge

By Aimee Thibodeau on March 22, 2013, at 6:04 p.m.

Stretch marks: Frustrating, embarrassing, and for some an issue that’s more than skin deep

By Angela Hill, Oakland Tribune on March 18, 2013, at 12:38 p.m.

The worst foods to feed your children: Are they in your house?

By Kris Hey, Orlando Sentinel on March 18, 2013, at 12:33 p.m.

How to burn fat and get stronger

By Wina Sturgeon, Adventure Sports Weekly, on March 18, 2013, at 12:10 p.m.
 Ted Williams (right) admires a painting by Tom Hennessey of the Bangor Daily News. The painting depicts Williams on one of his Atlantic salmon fishing trips to Canada's Miramichi River. Hennessey presented the work to Williams in Bangor on Sept. 4, 1965.

Tom Hennessey: Decades of loving the outdoors captured in art

By Aimee Thibodeau on March 01, 2013, at 12:19 p.m.

Flu remains at epidemic proportions in Maine

By Aimee Thibodeau on Jan. 16, 2013, at 12:42 p.m.
Slightly sour and spicy, Hunter’s Stew is a hearty, beloved dish served at Polish family gatherings.

When Polish Food Became Polished Food

By Aimee Thibodeau on Jan. 15, 2013, at 3:35 p.m.

Dave Small’s favorite nature photos from 2012

By Dave Small, Photos by Chance on Jan. 02, 2013, at 1:52 p.m.

Not quite a partridge in a pear tree…but close enough

By Dave Small, Photos By Chance on Dec. 26, 2012, at 11:09 a.m.