Articles by Gabor Degre
By Gabor Degre on July 22, 2013, at 9:52 p.m.
The ceremonial breaching of the Veazie Dam on the Penobscot River Monday.
By Gabor Degre on July 21, 2013, at 9:39 p.m.
Ben Folds Five performs at the Bangor Waterfront on Sunday evening.
By Gabor Degre on July 20, 2013, at 2:50 p.m.
Cindy Michaels and Tony Consiglio spoke about their lives after they announced their resignations at the end of an evening newscast on WVII in November of 2012.
By Gabor Degre on July 19, 2013, at 6:14 p.m.
University of Maine civil engineering graduate student Hannah (Breton) Loring designed a system to reenforce certain kind of bridges with concrete structure. If the technology is used some of the aging bridges can be retrofitted to increase their load bearing capability.
By Gabor Degre on July 17, 2013, at 7:01 a.m.
Tanna Jellison of Bangor found a lump on her neck that turned out to be Hodgkin’s lymphoma. At the time she was s sophomore in college. After going through treatment she has been cancer free for three years, but she is urging other young adults to take cancer seriously.
By Gabor Degre on July 16, 2013, at 6:07 a.m.
Everyone at the Cornerstone farm in Palmyra had their hands full with the morning tasks of feeding the pigs, piglets and chickens; mucking out stalls; and preparing a clean “nest” for a litter of piglets that were born about fifteen minutes before. As the first rush of activity quieted down …
By Gabor Degre on July 12, 2013, at 11:40 p.m.
The first round of Ramon Saintvil (white shorts) vs Jacob Cameron mixed martial arts fight at the Bangor Waterfront.
By Gabor Degre on July 07, 2013, at 3:19 p.m.
People dropped flowers into the water of the Kenduskeag Stream in memory of Charlie Howard, an openly gay man who drowned when was thrown into the water by three teenage boys in 1984. The boys attacked Howard and threw him over the railing because he was gay.
By Gabor Degre on July 05, 2013, at 7:20 p.m.
By Gabor Degre on July 05, 2013, at 1:28 p.m.
Animal rights activists demonstrate near the Walmart store in Brewer Friday, July 5 to bring attention to the treatment of pigs at Walmart pork suppliers. They said that they don’t want people to stop eating pork, just to know that the animals are treated terribly by suppliers. “They are kept …
By Gabor Degre on July 04, 2013, at 4:22 p.m.
One man died in an accident during the Fourth of July Parade in Bangor.
By Gabor Degre on July 04, 2013, at 3:43 p.m.
A man in a Park Street residence in Bangor who allegedly fired 70 or more rounds from a gun was taken into custody unharmed early Thursday afternoon. The Police have not released the name of the person in custody.
By Gabor Degre on July 04, 2013, at 2:01 p.m.
Standoff in downtown Bangor ends with suspect arrested. No one was injured.
By Gabor Degre on July 03, 2013, at 8:58 p.m.
Maine residents purchase fireworks for the Fourth of July.
By Gabor Degre on July 02, 2013, at 5:28 a.m.
If you like to tinker with relatively simple mechanical things, enjoy good-natured ribbing from friends and would like to test your shooting skills, the Penobscot Longrifles might just be the group for you. Imagine using a piece of equipment the design of which originated in 15th century Europe. After many …
By Gabor Degre on July 01, 2013, at 1:09 p.m.
Two people died in a motorcycle accident on Route 9 in Clifton Sunday evening.
By Gabor Degre on June 26, 2013, at 9:18 p.m.
People in Bangor react to the news that the country’s highest court declared as unconstitutional Section 3 of the 1996 Defense of Marriage Act, which limited the definition of marriage as between a man and a woman for the purposes of federal benefits.
By Gabor Degre on June 25, 2013, at 5:42 p.m.
Crews from several towns, the Maine Forest Service and Air National Guard fought the fire that burned in a very hard to access area between Swett , North and Cook Roads in Newburgh. Fire crews had to use skidders and bulldozers to get their equipment to the fire.
By Gabor Degre on June 21, 2013, at 4:49 p.m.
Kyle Dube, 20, was arraigned at the Penobscot County Judicial Center on Wednesday morning. Dube pleaded not guilty to kidnapping and murder in the death of Nichole Cable.