By Nick McCrea on March 28, 2016, at 9:41 p.m.
Bangor’s economic development director said the work would have been needed eventually regardless of whether the city had a tenant to immediately replace L.L. Bean.
By Nick McCrea on March 28, 2016, at 12:28 p.m.
The renovation of the long-vacant former Dakin Sporting Goods building overlooking downtown Bangor’s West Market Square is complete after two years and a $2 million investment.
By Nick McCrea on March 25, 2016, at 5:18 p.m.
The market opened in November 2014, hoping to serve as a convenient community bodega.
The state attorney general’s office has ruled a Bangor police officer was acting in self-defense in a December shooting that killed an Ellsworth man.
By Nick McCrea on March 25, 2016, at 3:07 p.m.
The State Street Wine Cellar will close its doors Saturday after 12 years in business after the building’s owners decided not to renew the shop’s lease.
By Nick McCrea on March 24, 2016, at 4:25 p.m.
Bangor School Committee members got a first look at a nearly $44.7 million proposed budget for the next fiscal year.
By Nick McCrea on March 24, 2016, at 6:56 a.m.
People visiting the city’s waterfront this summer should expect to see some big changes.
By Nick McCrea on March 24, 2016, at 6:18 a.m.
A Bangor business sustained severe fire damage Wednesday night, but firefighters were able to prevent the blaze from spreading to a nearby building.
By Nick McCrea on March 22, 2016, at 5:11 p.m.
For the first time in recent memory, Bangor High School graduates won’t be tossing up their mortar boards in Bangor this year.
By Nick McCrea on March 21, 2016, at 8:46 p.m.
“We’re not trying to penalize these people,” Fire Chief Tom Higgins said. “We’re trying to get them to make a more appropriate decision.”
By Nick McCrea on March 21, 2016, at 5:34 p.m.
“Our mission is to make transportation as reliable as running water for everyone everywhere,” said Cathy Zhou, general manager of Uber New England.
By Nick McCrea on March 18, 2016, at 6:22 p.m.
National survey data indicates that 85 percent of Americans say they have gambled at least once.
By Nick McCrea on March 18, 2016, at 7:35 a.m.
Commuters’ headaches should end in June or July instead of November, as planners originally projected.
By Nick McCrea on March 17, 2016, at 1:55 p.m.
The longest-serving admissions employee, who has been at the university 30 years, can’t remember it happening.
By Nick McCrea on March 16, 2016, at 6:51 p.m.
One potential change would involve closing the main entrance to the Broadway Shopping Center and expanding the secondary entrance near Governor’s Restaurant.
By Nick McCrea on March 16, 2016, at 1:26 p.m.
“Bangor would not be the city it is now without the infrastructure work [Peter D’Errico] led.”
By Nick McCrea on March 15, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
Three Bangor schools with high numbers of students from low-income families will provide all students with free breakfast and lunch starting April 1.
By Nick McCrea on March 14, 2016, at 8:14 p.m.
Under Bangor’s city streets, 200 miles of pipe carry water into homes and businesses, but nearly 30 percent of those pipes are more than a century old and at risk of failing.
By Nick McCrea on March 14, 2016, at 11:12 a.m.
Maine Gov. Paul LePage has told trustees he would propose a supplemental budget in January, including about $7.5 million more in funding for the system, if the university system agreed to stall a tuition hike.
By Nick McCrea on March 11, 2016, at 8:17 p.m.
BANGOR | A University of Maine professorship honoring its most famous graduate is expected to get the rubber stamp during a meeting of the university system’s board of trustees on Monday. The trustees will meet on Sunday and Monday at the Olsen Student Center at the University of Maine …