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Husson student charged with gross sexual assault in Old Town

Zachary Comeau, 21, of Bangor was arrested on March 20 on the felony sexual assault charge.

Pop-up Coffee House

The former Circuit City on Stillwater Avenue in Bangor, seen here in October 2013, has been largely vacant since the national electronics giant decided to shutter the store in early 2009 after the company filed for bankruptcy.

Long-vacant Circuit City in Bangor may soon be torn down

The building has been mostly vacant since 2009 when Circuit City moved out following the financial crisis.
The University of Maine at Machias  has entered into a partnership with the University of Maine in an effort to turn around the declining enrollment at the state's smallest university.  The partnership will bring more opportunities to the students at both campuses.

Struggling Machias university to become regional campus for UMaine

The partnership is in response to a prolonged decline in enrollment and financial security at the Machias university.

EMDC Welcomes Sven Bartholomew to Board of Directors

Lego Fun at the Brewer Public Library

Workers preparing for a city road construction project work outside the former YMCA building on Tuesday. The Penobscot County Board of Commissioners voted 3-0 to pursue buying the building.

County, Bangor church wage war over former YMCA building

The Penobscot County Commissioners voted 3-0 Tuesday to authorize a purchase attempt of the former Bangor YMCA to expand the neighboring county jail.
Eastern Maine Community College students Emily Kennedy (left) and Emily Howland pull baked cheese crisps off parchment paper in the kitchen of the Rangeley Cafe.

Inside the culinary program transforming Maine’s dining scene

EMCC’s culinary program has developed into a reliable supplier of talented, ambitious chefs for the area’s burgeoning food scene.

Bangor robbery suspect accused of flashing gun

An armed man walked into the Circle K store on Main Street early Tuesday demanding money but left empty-handed after apparently having a communication problem with the clerk, according to Bangor police Sgt. Tim Cotton.

UMaine Islamic Awareness Week 2017


Breakfast buffet slated at Alton church


Springtime in Paris auctions fundraiser at John Bapst

Penquis seeks to build 35-unit affordable housing complex in Bangor

“Affordable housing is necessary and in demand in Bangor.”

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