Emily Burnham

Culture Reporter

 
CULTURE SHOCK

Rock band OneRepublic set for August show at Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor

on Feb. 16, 2017, at 8 a.m.
THE DAILY SIMMER

Taste of India in Bangor undergoing renovations; new menu and bar set for late February re-opening

on Feb. 15, 2017, at 3:05 p.m.
An Indian dance group goes over their dance moves in the lobby of Hauck Auditorium at the University of Maine campus in Orono Friday. One of the most popular student performances of the year at UMaine is the International Dance Showcase, in which international students from all over the world show off their traditional or popular styles of dance from their home countries. This year's performances are set for Feb. 18.

Diversity is something to dance about at UMaine’s international dance showcase

By Emily Burnham on Feb. 15, 2017, at 1:44 p.m.
Two performances are planned for 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18 at the Collins Center for the Arts in Orono.
THE DAILY SIMMER

12 Maine chefs and restaurants named semi-finalists for 2017 James Beard Awards

on Feb. 15, 2017, at 11:43 a.m.
#MAINE

Maine’s own Noel Paul Stookey records parody of “Unforgettable” for Trump, dubbed “Impeachable”

on Feb. 15, 2017, at 10:09 a.m.
POLL QUESTION
Jen Armstrong serves Alice Benett of California (back left), and friends Bill and Bobby Gay of Owls Head at Morse's Sauerkraut & European Deli in Waldoboro. "Everybody knows Morse's is amazing," said Bobby Gay.

After 99 years, Morse’s in Waldoboro is a draw for kraut people and pickle people alike

By Emily Burnham on Feb. 13, 2017, at 10:49 a.m.
“There’s a reason it’s been here for almost 100 years.”
CULTURE SHOCK

The Chainsmokers, EDM duo featuring Freeport native, won a Grammy last night

on Feb. 13, 2017, at 9:53 a.m.
CULTURE SHOCK

Waterfront Concerts announces Jack Johnson to play June concert in Bangor

on Feb. 09, 2017, at 12:30 p.m.
CULTURE SHOCK

5 Things To Do This Weekend, Feb. 10-12: Hunker down, or brave the elements?

on Feb. 09, 2017, at 11:42 a.m.
 Will Mallett of the Mallett Brothers Band perform their new album “The Falling of the Pine" at Stearns High School in Millinocket last Saturday. The album evolved from an encounter with the book “Minstrelsy of Maine: Folk Songs and Ballads of the Woods and the Coast,” and is comprised from lyrics from the book, set to newly arranged music.

Maine’s mythic past is set to music on new album from the Mallett Brothers Band

By Emily Burnham on Feb. 08, 2017, at 3:44 p.m.
“Maine is such an important part of our identity as a band.”
CULTURE SHOCK

British indie rock band Glass Animals set for August concert at Thompson’s Point in Portland

on Feb. 07, 2017, at 2:43 p.m.
POLL QUESTION
Early diners await the start of their "Food Journey" through Finland at In Good Company in Rockland on Friday. For nearly 10 years, In Good Company has hosted Food Journeys, a series of dinners themed to a different cuisine, historical period or special event each week in the winter and spring months.

Diners at Rockland eatery In Good Company have come to expect the unexpected

By Emily Burnham on Feb. 07, 2017, at 12:29 p.m.
“I can never stop exploring. That’s the fun of it for me. I never get tired of it,” chef Melody Wolfertz said.
"There used to be a lot of people making snowshoes around here. Now we are the only ones left," Edmond Theriault said as he uses a file to chisel notches in a pair of snowshoes.

Maine Arts Commission announces 2017 fellowships

By Emily Burnham on Feb. 07, 2017, at 11:23 a.m.
The Maine Arts Commission on Tuesday morning announced its 2017 Maine Artist Fellowships, naming seven accomplished Maine artists in six disciplines. Each will receive a $5,000 award.
#MAINE

Maine man makes it to the final three on HISTORY’s survival show “Alone,” season finale airs Thursday

on Feb. 06, 2017, at 10:15 a.m.
CULTURE SHOCK

Take a trip into the past – what you can remember of it, that is – with these defunct Bangor bar coasters

on Feb. 03, 2017, at 12:02 p.m.
CULTURE SHOCK

5 Things To Do This Weekend, Feb. 3-5: The most superb of owls

on Feb. 02, 2017, at 10:56 a.m.
Scenes from "Lumberjacks in Love," the new musical opening Feb. 2 at Penobscot Theatre Company.

Axes, flannel and big burly men take the stage in PTC’s ‘Lumberjacks in Love’

By Emily Burnham on Feb. 01, 2017, at 2:11 p.m.
“Lumberjacks in Love” opens this week at the Bangor Opera House.
CULTURE SHOCK

Nickelback to play July show in Bangor, making up for canceled 2015 tour date

on Feb. 01, 2017, at 11:22 a.m.
POLL QUESTION
Kathy Flynn prepares homemade meals to order as part of her business, Kathy’s Kitchen, Friday at a commercial kitchen at the Thompson Community Center in Union.

What’s for supper? Ask the people behind these Maine-based ready-made dinner services

By Emily Burnham on Jan. 31, 2017, at 2:34 p.m.
“The idea of having fresh cooked food, delivered, where you don’t have to worry about cooking for two or three days, has had a lot of response.”
CULTURE SHOCK

Rock legend David Crosby set for May concert at the Criterion Theatre in Bar Harbor

on Jan. 31, 2017, at 10:34 a.m.