By Nick McCrea on Aug. 26, 2016, at 8:15 p.m.
The scholarship gift comes from the Boyne Foundation, named for the late Dr. Phillip J. Boyne, a Houlton native, dentist and oral surgeon.
Those interested in visiting the new attraction might be wondering what kind of activities will, and won’t, be allowed on its 87,563 acres.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 23, 2016, at 6:52 p.m.
“We are hopeful and optimistic that the federal court will rule in favor of our client, and will permit those awaiting treatment to begin to receive that treatment as soon as possible.”
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 22, 2016, at 11:07 p.m.
The ban includes cigarettes, cigars and pipes, as well as electronic smoking devices.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 22, 2016, at 4 a.m.
Gerald Winters will be displaying rare books, letters, proofs and manuscripts from a range of authors at his downtown shop.
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By Nick McCrea on Aug. 21, 2016, at 7:16 a.m.
“For the first time in a long time, [substance abuse treatment] is everybody’s top issue,” said Patricia Kimball.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 20, 2016, at 6:26 p.m.
A crowd of onlookers saw the car roll in and watched the recovery effort.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 20, 2016, at 5:33 p.m.
83-year-old man escaped uninjured.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 20, 2016, at 1:51 p.m.
The money raised will help fund research at the Lafayette Family Cancer Center in Brewer to explore treatments and potential cures for all types of cancers that affect all ages of patients.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 17, 2016, at 4:34 p.m.
Responding to a plea from Maine’s congressional delegation, the U.S. Department of Commerce is investigating how to boost the state’s beleaguered forest-products industry and communities that depend on it.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 15, 2016, at 8:07 p.m.
Bangor’s smokers may soon have to be more careful about where they light up a cigarette.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 15, 2016, at 12:38 p.m.
The Ruby Tuesday restaurant at the Bangor Mall has closed, apparently along with the South Portland and Biddeford locations.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 14, 2016, at 8 a.m.
Bangor and Efficiency Maine will hold the first Bangor Energy Expo from 3-7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 16, at the Cross Insurance Center.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 11, 2016, at 4:40 p.m.
The block of downtown buildings on Exchange Street that recently went up for sale after years of underuse already has a likely developer after less than a month on the market.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 10, 2016, at 6:46 p.m.
Bangor’s nine-member city council will have at least two new councilors after November’s elections.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 10, 2016, at 4:54 p.m.
A historic home that has become a derelict eyesore along the Penobscot River could be coming down this winter after the latest twist in the lengthy battle over the future of the property.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 09, 2016, at 6:12 p.m.
The Bangor council voted 7-2 Monday night to deny Colonial Management’s application to expand Penobscot Metro’s number of patients from 300 to 500.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 08, 2016, at 10:34 p.m.
The council voted 7-2 to deny Penobscot Metro’s application to increase its patient cap from 300 to 500.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 08, 2016, at 12:26 p.m.
City councilors will vote Monday night on whether one of the city’s three methadone clinics will be allowed to expand.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 05, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
The organization has obtained a certificate of occupancy for 100 Center St. in Bangor, according to city records.