Articles by Gabor Degre
By Gabor Degre on Dec. 03, 2013, at 4:59 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Crews began the demolition of six buildings near the intersection of First and Davis streets on Tuesday. The aging buildings, some of which have structural issues and crumbling foundations, will be replaced with 24 townhouse-style apartment units. Bangor purchased the six apartment buildings in a private deal with their …
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 25, 2013, at 3:46 p.m.
The Bangor Pet Quarters store is closing after 19 years in business.
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 24, 2013, at 8:21 p.m.
Vigil for Brooke Locke at Husson University in Bangor Sunday.
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 11, 2013, at 2:40 p.m.
The schooner Beacon Won at the Front Street Shipyard in Belfast. The vessel, which was built in Addison, will travel to the Bahamas to be used as a charter boat this winter. It will make the voyage under engine power and will eventually be outfitted with two masts.
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 10, 2013, at 3:31 p.m.
Lee Jackson, a 19-year-old UMaine student, was elected to the Old Town school board.
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 09, 2013, at 4:56 p.m.
The 6th annual Bed Races were held in Bar Harbor on Saturday morning. Each team had five members and one has to stay on the bed during the race, while the others propel the contraption. Ten teams participated in the race this year. It was organized by the Bar Harbor …
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 08, 2013, at 9:23 a.m.
Anne Sleeper of Hermon talks about her doll collection. She is the president of Maine-ly Doll Club.
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 06, 2013, at 1:50 p.m.
The Trenton-based Good News Center plans to conduct a survey about heaven in Hancock County.
By Gabor Degre on Nov. 01, 2013, at 1:16 p.m.
Move over, oysters, mussels and salmon. Scallops might be next on the list of aquaculture products grown in Maine.
By Gabor Degre on Oct. 28, 2013, at 7:37 p.m.
U.S. Senator Angus King in Bangor on Friday October 23rd 2013.
By Gabor Degre on Oct. 28, 2013, at 2:18 p.m.
An unidentified woman was found dead in the Penobscot River in Hampden on Monday.
By Gabor Degre on Oct. 19, 2013, at 3:36 p.m.
Steven Bull was one of the co-founders of the Wilde-Stein Club at the University of Maine 40 years ago. The club was a lesbian and gay rights organiztion the first of it’s kind at the university.
By Gabor Degre on Oct. 15, 2013, at 6:07 p.m.
A proposal to expand a rock quarry has pitted its owner against neighbors and those who enjoy the peaceful setting of the nearby Orono Bog Boardwalk.
By Gabor Degre on Oct. 13, 2013, at 11:28 a.m.
Kaitlyn Cota and Chassidy Orn are playing on the Orono High School football team this season.
By Gabor Degre on Sept. 29, 2013, at 6:12 p.m.
Artist Jamie Wyeth toured the large painting studio in the former Stewart Dining Commons as UMaine debuted its new Wyeth Center.
By Gabor Degre on Sept. 28, 2013, at 5:02 p.m.
LifeFlight of Maine is celebrating its 15th year in service.
By Gabor Degre on Sept. 28, 2013, at 4:11 p.m.
BDN Man Expo at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
By Gabor Degre on Sept. 24, 2013, at 7:09 a.m.
The first bottles of the beer made by the Friars’ Brewhouse went up for sale at the Bangor Wine and Cheese Company Sunday. They held a raffle to determine who will get to buy the first ten bottles of the craft beer made by the new craft brewery.