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John Bapst Memorial High School’s 2016 Commencement Exercises

By Eric Zelz on June 07, 2016, at 9:05 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine – John Bapst Memorial High School conferred 122 diplomas on its graduating seniors Sunday afternoon, June 5, as it said farewell to the Class of 2016. Jayley Charley Handley, daughter of Jodi and Charles Handley of Fairfield, delivered the Senior Welcome and Joshua Frederick Morneault, son of Stacey …
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The John Bapst Spring Concert

By Eric Zelz on April 05, 2016, at 12:04 p.m.
Sunday, April 10, 2016 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: The John Bapst Spring Concert, 100 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-9470313; johnbapst.org The John Bapst Musicians will present the annual Spring Concert, Sunday April 10th at 1 pm in the Sekera Auditorium, John Bapst Memorial High School. The …
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John Bapst Memorial High School presents the “Through the Looking Glass” auction

By Eric Zelz on March 11, 2016, at 9:57 a.m.
Friday, April 1, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: John Bapst Memorial High School presents the , 100 Broadway, Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-947-0313 ext. 115; jbauction.bpt.me/ John Bapst Memorial High School presents “Through The Looking Glass,” our annual Spring Auction, Friday, April 1. Join the fun with …

Fun facts on oldest, youngest racers competing at Can-Am Crown Sled Dog Races

By Eric Zelz on Feb. 28, 2015, at 5:56 a.m.

Creating the artwork for Chocolate Pistachio Biscotti

By Sarah Walker Caron on Dec. 16, 2014, at 8:03 p.m.
Each week, Eric Zelz creates an illustration to go with BDN Maine’s Maine Course column. Watch as he works on the artwork for the Chocolate Pistachio Biscotti recipe.
THE POINT
The Maine Legislature's party makeup over the years.

When the Senate had no Democrats: Maine Legislature’s party makeup over the years

By Eric Zelz and Matthew Stone on Dec. 08, 2014, at 2:29 p.m.
A special Senate committee starts its work Tuesday of digging into the circumstances surrounding the unsettled race to represent District 25 in the state Senate. The district encompasses some of Portland’s northern suburbs. Depending on what the committee finds, the partisan composition of the state Senate could change by one …

Map: Chewonki Campground and Wiscasset Municipal Airport

By Eric Zelz on Aug. 27, 2014, at 11:36 a.m.

Watch Eric Zelz illustrate ‘Avoiding Common Travel Ailments’

By Eric Zelz on Feb. 17, 2014, at 5:54 p.m.
It starts with a sketch and a bit of whimsy, and, through multiple layers, ends as a final illustration. Enjoy!

Video: Baby steps to education

By Eric Zelz on Jan. 31, 2014, at 11:01 a.m.
Low-income children who participate in Educare as infants or toddlers show no achievement gap, when compared with their middle-income peers, when they enter kindergarten. It is by all accounts a model for how Maine can effectively operate early childhood programs. It’s also an example of how far public policies for early …

GRAPHIC: The proposed merger: What mills are involved?

By Eric Zelz on Jan. 26, 2014, at 6 a.m.

Eric Zelz illustrates protecting children from secondhand smoke

By Eric Zelz on Jan. 20, 2014, at 1:09 p.m.
Eric Zelz illustrates protecting children from secondhand smoke.

Graph: Drug-induced deaths in Maine

By Eric Zelz on Jan. 15, 2014, at 4:21 p.m.

Eric Zelz illustrates winter depression

By Eric Zelz on Jan. 09, 2014, at 11:46 a.m.
Watch as Eric Zelz creates an illustration for a story about winter depression.
DATA

Head CT scans per 1,000 Maine children, 2007-10

By Eric Zelz on Dec. 12, 2013, at 11:35 a.m.

Frightening facts and figures

By Eric Zelz on Oct. 30, 2013, at 2:10 p.m.

DATA: What it costs to raise a child

By Eric Zelz on Oct. 25, 2013, at 11:48 a.m.
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INTERACTIVE

Bangor’s problem properties

By Eric Zelz on Sept. 20, 2013, at 2:51 p.m.
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Interactive: Beer production in Maine’s 10 largest breweries

By Eric Zelz on May 24, 2013, at 12:36 p.m.

Interactive: White-nose syndrome in bat population in the United States, by county

By Eric Zelz on May 17, 2013, at 12:47 p.m.
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Graphic: The life cycle of the American eel

By Eric Zelz on April 05, 2013, at 3:04 p.m.