By Nick McCrea on Sept. 15, 2016, at 6:59 p.m.
Question 2 on the November ballot seeks to raise more than $157 million toward education by adding a 3 percent tax on taxable income above $200,000.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 14, 2016, at 6:31 a.m.
Marty Stout, president of the Swan Lake Association, said Tuesday that some boats and docks are resting on dry land.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 13, 2016, at 12:43 p.m.
“We’ve got a nice little complex here now,” C&L CEO Chris Kilgour said. “Every service is available in one place, and that’s what our customers want.”
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 12, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
“It’s amazing, really,” Rachel Fuller said. “Thank God no one got hurt.”
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 09, 2016, at 5:35 p.m.
“We appreciate the solid New England work ethic.”
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 09, 2016, at 4:47 p.m.
The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency is investigating alleged methamphetamine production at the home where a member of a white supremacist group was arrested Thursday.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 09, 2016, at 1 a.m.
A Bangor business is offering to shut you in a room with co-workers, friends or strangers and let you puzzle your way out using cryptic clues scattered around the room.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 08, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
The auction has been rescheduled for 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 6, at the historic 629 Main St. property.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 07, 2016, at 6:37 p.m.
Buoy Local provides gift cards that can be redeemed only at select Maine restaurants, retailers, gift shops, spas and other businesses.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 06, 2016, at 7:38 p.m.
The actor best known for his role in helping save Middle Earth visited UMaine and downtown Bangor hoping to convince people to get out to elect Hillary Clinton as president.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 06, 2016, at 3:58 p.m.
A Hampden-based food service distributor plans to expand its warehouse and hire up to 75 new workers over the next five years.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 06, 2016, at 1:53 p.m.
The restaurant closed its doors Tuesday after 50 years in business, though the attached Howard Johnson motel remains open.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 02, 2016, at 5:02 p.m.
The city’s bus service has been struggling to keep enough of its aging buses running to maintain its services.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 02, 2016, at 2:50 p.m.
Crews expect to soon clear off Union Street after completing a bridge replacement project that’s taken more than two years.
By Nick McCrea on Sept. 01, 2016, at 5:43 p.m.
New Gloucester-based Wayfinder Schools wants to start Wayfinder Academy, which would begin with about 100 high schoolers.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 31, 2016, at 6:07 p.m.
Maine’s two online charter schools are seeing increased enrollment this academic year.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 31, 2016, at 11:55 a.m.
Central Community Elementary School welcomed its first crop of pupils on Wednesday, bringing all the district’s K-5 kids — about 550 this year — under one roof.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 30, 2016, at 8:13 p.m.
Bangor plans to start studying how cities and towns in other states have reacted to the legalization of marijuana before figuring out what, if any, restrictions to set for businesses that want to sell it.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 30, 2016, at 5:33 p.m.
Bangor Public Library’s three-year, $9-plus-million renovation is finally approaching its conclusion, and library officials plan to show it off this week.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 30, 2016, at 1:46 p.m.
Four Maine teachers are among 213 educators honored by the White House for excellence in teaching math and science to K-12 students.