Articles by Martha Ward

 

LePage criticizes solar bill at Business to Business showcase in Waterville

By Martha Ward on March 24, 2016, at 7:04 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage urged those who attended the Business to Business showcase at Colby College in Waterville on Thursday to think about the state’s path to prosperity when they vote in November’s election.
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Building Engagement & ROI with your Marketing

on March 10, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
Download Shannon Kinney’s Slides Thank you for attending the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce Success Seminar, “Building Engagement & ROI with Your Marketing.  You may download a copy of Shannon Kinney’s slides [PDF] here.
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Bangor Daily News named 2015 Second Street Awards finalist for top performance in online promotions

on Feb. 24, 2016, at 4:07 p.m.
Second Street Announces Bangor Daily News as Finalist for Best Editorial Quiz in Annual Awards Ceremony St. Louis (February 18, 2016) – Second Street, the leading provider of private-label online promotions platforms for media companies, announced that Bangor Daily News was selected as a FINALIST in the Second Street Awards …

Southern Maine Weather

By Martha Ward on Feb. 17, 2016, at 2:06 p.m.

Eastern and Central Maine Weather

By Martha Ward on Feb. 17, 2016, at 2:01 p.m.
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Why a Marketing Strategy is Important for your Business

on June 02, 2015, at 3:46 p.m.
Many small business owners have an idea what their customers want. They know their competitors and what separates them from those competitors, but most small businesses owners don’t have a ton of time to plan their marketing. There are many tools available for businesses to target customers based on their …

2016 Maine Moose Lottery Permit results

By Martha Ward on June 14, 2014, at 7 p.m.
See who will be the lucky ones to hunt for moose this fall.
Makayla White, Emma Howard, Logan Tripp 
Megan Ward, Monica Wilbur and Carli Poisson

Bangor High School presents Little Women

By Martha Ward on Dec. 07, 2012, at 4:51 p.m.
Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Peakes Auditorium, Bangor High School, Bangor, ME Bangor High School is proud to present Little Women, The Broadway Musical, December 7, and 8 in Peakes Auditorium at 7:30 PM.  Tickets are $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for seniors and children. …
Makayla White, Emma Howard, Logan Tripp 
Megan Ward, Monica Wilbur and Carli Poisson

Bangor High School presents Little Women

By Martha Ward on Dec. 07, 2012, at 4:47 p.m.
Friday, Dec. 7, 2012 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Peakes Auditorium, Bangor High School, Bangor, ME Bangor High School is proud to present Little Women, The Broadway Musical, December 7, and 8 in Peakes Auditorium at 7:30 PM.  Tickets are $5.00 for adults and $3.00 for seniors and children. …

Arguably

on July 06, 2012, at 11:13 a.m.
Erin Rhoda is a writer and storyteller. As editorial page editor of the Bangor Daily News, she writes the newspaper’s opinion on matters from Kittery to Fort Kent.

Withdrawal Committee Meeting

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 1:05 p.m.
 GLENBURN, Maine  — The Glenburn RSU Withdrawal committee meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, at the Glenburn Town Office, 144 Lakeview Road.

Kingfield Artwalk

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 12:57 p.m.
To help kick-off a weekend full of art, music and celebration, the galleries, museums and art venues of Kingfield will open their doors to the public for a Friday Artwalk 5-8 p.m. June 29, the evening of Kingfield POPS weekend. Venues will feature paintings, drawings, sculpture, photography, …

Maine Army National Guard Promotions

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 12:48 p.m.
AUGUSTA | Brig. Gen. Brent M. Boyles, assistant adjutant general for the Maine Army National Guard has announced promotions to the designated ranks for these Maine Army National Guard members: • James Carroll , major, Hermon, 11th Civil Support Team. • Ethan Evans , second lieutenant, Newburgh, Headquarters, 286th …

Medomak Valley High School Honor Roll

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 11:40 a.m.
Medomak Valley High School, Waldoboro, Maine Fourth Quarter Honor Roll  Grade 9 :  High Honors:  Gavin Felch, Shania Melvin, Samuel Morrill  Honor Roll:  Noah Beck, Ryan Carilli, Noah Curtis, Savannah DeVeau, Alyssa Ducharme, Natasha Ellis, Wyatt Fournier, Alexa Genthner, Kaitlyn Hanson, Hannah Heald, Joseph Lobley, Hannah Marks, Bailey McCaffery, Jordan …

Penobscot Nation Boys & Girls Club celebrates Olympic Day

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 11:09 a.m.
INDIAN ISLAND | As a finale to the Penobscot Nation Boys & Girls Club Sports Camp week, the spirit of the Olympic Movement will roll into Indian Island, as the Penobscot Nation Boys & Girls Club hosts a field and track event in celebration of Olympic Day at 10 …

Washington Academy, Fourth Quarter Honor Roll

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 10:54 a.m.
EAST MACHIAS | Judson L. McBrine, Head of School at Washington Academy, has announced the fourth  quarter honor roll for the 2011-2012 school year as follows:  Grade 9:  High Honors (All A’s):  Alayna Caricofe, Chad Crowley,  Madalyn Dana, Gage Feeney, Delaney Gardner, Tara Legris; Honors:  (All A’s and B’s):  …

I-95, WWMJ-FM, 95.7 FM to host CaPella-thon

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 10:45 a.m.
DEDHAM | Broadcasters on I-95, WWMJ-FM, 95.7 FM, will host on on-air CaPella-thon from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, June 18-22, to raise donations from listeners to help send children with disabilities to Camp CaPella this summer. Announcers on the CaPella-thon will also preview the I-95 …

American Chestnut Seedlings for Sale

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 10:33 a.m.
AUGUSTA, Maine – The Viles Arboretum has a limited quantity of American chestnut seedlings for sale.  This native tree species was nearly eliminated throughout its range when in 1902 a fungus was imported to the United States.  It spread rapidly throughout the tree’s entire range including Maine and killed virtually every …

Concert at Kenduskeag Union Church

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 10:28 a.m.
A concert of Traditional and Original Celtic and Maritime Folk Songs and Hymns, featuring the AussieScots Duo from New Brunswick, will take place at 6 p.m. Friday, June 29, at Kenduskeag Union Church, across the bridge from Route 15. Refreshments will be served.  A Free Will offering …

Daylilly Sale

By Martha Ward on June 15, 2012, at 10:22 a.m.
HAMPDEN, Maine  — A Daylily Sale will be held 2-6 p.m. Friday, June 22, at the Hampden Farmers Market, 13 Main Road North. All proceeds go to benefit the Alternative Education Program of Hampden Academy. Lilies donated by Bill Warman of Organic Daylilies in Waldo. For more information, call 207-862-3909.