By Nick McCrea on May 12, 2016, at 8:59 a.m.
Bangor and Hollywood Casino have settled a year-and-a-half-long dispute over the value of the gaming property.
By Nick McCrea on May 11, 2016, at 4:31 p.m.
Bangor’s expensive overhaul of a vital piece of its wastewater treatment system won’t be quite so costly after all.
By Nick McCrea on May 11, 2016, at 1:59 p.m.
Members of the Bangor Police Department’s special response team stormed the seventh floor of Eastern Maine Medical Center’s new expansion Wednesday to put an end to a mock threat that everyone hopes will never actually happen.
By Nick McCrea on May 10, 2016, at 6:15 p.m.
Somerset County Sheriff Dale Lancaster said it was his understanding that the teacher at the prekindergarten-through-fourth-grade school has been placed on administrative leave.
By Nick McCrea on May 10, 2016, at 3:20 p.m.
The University of New England’s president will step down at the end of June after 11 years at the helm of the state’s largest private university.
By Nick McCrea on May 09, 2016, at 10:43 p.m.
The City Council unanimously approved the measures during a meeting Monday night.
By Nick McCrea on May 09, 2016, at 11:55 a.m.
City councilors will decide Monday night whether to allow the Bangor Police Department to purchase an armored vehicle.
By Nick McCrea on May 09, 2016, at 8:08 a.m.
Dorr Lobster will open its Broadway location as early as Thursday, May 12.
By Nick McCrea on May 07, 2016, at 1 a.m.
Maine’s flagship campus expects its incoming class of first-year students to dwarf its predecessor thanks in large part to its success attracting applicants from other states.
By Nick McCrea on May 06, 2016, at 5:06 p.m.
Part of Interstate 395 closes Friday night for at least three days while construction crews replace a bridge.
By Nick McCrea on May 05, 2016, at 8:04 p.m.
Co-owners Abe and Heather Furth and Mark Horton have been renovating the narrow, four-story building at 26 State St., converting the upper three floors into a trio of loft-style apartments.
By Nick McCrea on May 05, 2016, at 6:35 p.m.
“Additional water samples from those fountains will be retested to confirm that the fixes put into place are successful before reopening them for service.”
By Nick McCrea on May 05, 2016, at 6:13 p.m.
Less than 30 hours after a fire put Blaze restaurant in downtown Bangor out of commission, the eatery was serving dinner.
By Nick McCrea on May 04, 2016, at 6:59 p.m.
A fire in one of the ventilation shafts behind Blaze forced about a dozen employees and patrons to flee the building at 16-18 Broad St.
By Nick McCrea on May 03, 2016, at 9:36 a.m.
SAD 4 isn’t the first district to be targeted by scammers this tax season.
By Nick McCrea on April 29, 2016, at 7:55 p.m.
Communications show Executive Director BIll Rae was uncooperative in meeting with DHHS to set up a plan for making good on the debt.
The district said anyone who received a W-2 from the district during the last filing period should take steps to protect their identities.
By Nick McCrea on April 28, 2016, at 12:55 p.m.
One of many friends and supporters scheduled to attend the celebration was Maine Gov. Paul LePage, a fellow Husson alumnus. The governor, however, backed out of the event two hours before it started, citing a change in his schedule.
By Nick McCrea on April 27, 2016, at 2:48 p.m.
Maine faces huge challenges in coming years if it wants to reverse the trends of shrinking numbers of workers and an aging population.
By Nick McCrea on April 26, 2016, at 1:27 p.m.
The Maine Department of Transportation will shut down a busy section of Interstate 395 during an extended weekend in May to replace a heavily used 57-year-old bridge.