Articles by Kevin Bennett
By Kevin Bennett on Jan. 20, 2014, at 5:48 p.m.
A wood stove sparked a blaze that brought fire trucks from surrounding communities to assist on Monday.
By Kevin Bennett on Jan. 20, 2014, at 5:30 p.m.
Natachia Barlow explains how she came to find her Dillingham Street home ablaze.
By Kevin Bennett on Jan. 17, 2014, at 4:16 p.m.
Clarence Cote was found guilty of sexual assault in incidents that took place 24 years ago.
By Kevin Bennett on Jan. 12, 2014, at 5:34 a.m.
Roger Smith Jr. of Bangor and his family lost their home to a fire on Jan. 2. Friends, family and the community are trying to help give back and aid the family in rebuilding.
By Kevin Bennett on Jan. 10, 2014, at 2:27 p.m.
Domestic violence changed Tracey Haskell’s life instantly when her sister, April, was killed in October. The mother of five is now also raising her niece and nephew.
By Kevin Bennett on Jan. 01, 2014, at 1:29 p.m.
The brave and sometimes hungover took a plunge in the Atlantic on New Year’s Day in the waters off Sand Beach in Bar Harbor.
By Kevin Bennett on Jan. 01, 2014, at 6:08 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine — New Year’s Eve can be a romantic experience for couples. It certainly was for Ben Noyes and Ambrosia Bertenshaw, who exchanged wedding vows at CoeSpace event center Tuesday night. The couple will reside in Hampden.
By Kevin Bennett on Jan. 01, 2014, at 2:23 a.m.
Bangor welcomed 2014 with the annual beach ball toss off Paddy Murphy’s.
By Kevin Bennett on Dec. 21, 2013, at 2:05 p.m.
Toys for Tots joined with R2D2 to bring joy and a giving spirit to the Bangor Mall on Saturday.
By Kevin Bennett on Dec. 20, 2013, at 1:31 p.m.
Susan Faloon, Bangor Hydro communications officer, says the company is watching the weather and is ready to react if and when ice knocks out power to Maine residents this weekend.
By Kevin Bennett on Dec. 15, 2013, at 12:53 p.m.
Bangor firefighters tore through two downtown toy stores on Saturday night, leaving a wake of cash as they left with a truckload of toys bound for Toys for Tots.
By Kevin Bennett on Dec. 15, 2013, at 12:37 p.m.
Deanna and Rick Hathaway have decorated their house at 21 Hillview Drive, located within Judson Heights off Lasalle Drive, with lights that turn on, fade in and out and shimmer in tune with Christmas music they broadcast at 88.1 FM.
By Kevin Bennett on Dec. 13, 2013, at 2:48 p.m.
A four unit apartment building was saved from fire as multiple fire departments came to the rescue on Friday in Old Town.
By Kevin Bennett on Dec. 08, 2013, at 3:59 p.m.
Seth Collins has been traveling the country offering $500 tips to waitresses and waiters while honoring his deceased brother’s wishes.
By Kevin Bennett on Dec. 03, 2013, at 2:43 p.m.
A machine shop on Pinetree Road in Hermon caught fire early Tuesday morning. Crews from numerous departments responded and saved the front half. Fire investigators are searching for clues.
By Kevin Bennett on Dec. 02, 2013, at 7:44 p.m.
The Judicial Marshal Service will take over supplying security to the Penobscot Judicial Center from the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office who has provided security for decades.
By Kevin Bennett on Dec. 01, 2013, at 4:27 p.m.
Fire and heavy smoke twice repelled rescuers before they reportedly saved a town man Saturday from dying in a burning home on Chase Road.
By Kevin Bennett on Nov. 19, 2013, at 9:36 p.m.
Dr. Molly Schwenn, director of the Maine Cancer Registry attended Monday night’s Hampden Town Council meeting to provide an update on resident Jim Barrow’s concerns about what he sees as a high number of cancer cases on Coldbrook Road, where he lives.
By Kevin Bennett on Nov. 19, 2013, at 4:47 p.m.
Zackery Mailloux makes his first court appearance in connection with the death of Husson University student Brooke Locke.