By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 08, 2016, at 7:39 p.m.
This year’s judges were Virginia Manuel, state director of USDA Rural Development, WABI TV weatherman Todd Simcox and retired Bangor police Lt. Paul Edwards.
on Dec. 08, 2016, at 3:50 p.m.
on Dec. 08, 2016, at 1:53 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 07, 2016, at 6:58 p.m.
A University of Maine graduate now working as a journalist for the international Associated Press news agency was deported from South Sudan on Tuesday allegedly because his reporting was critical of the government, Reuters reported on Wednesday.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 07, 2016, at 5 p.m.
Jeremy Somers “barricaded himself inside the apartment” before attempting his failed escape, Detective Lt. David Bushey said.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 07, 2016, at 4:29 p.m.
Veterans, active duty military, area residents and politicians from around the region gathered on the 75th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor to remember the fallen, and those who have put on military uniforms to follow in their footsteps.
on Dec. 07, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
“If you don’t change, you die.”
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Dec. 06, 2016, at 6:23 p.m.
City officials’ announcement that they were mailing about 600 foreclosure notices this week isn’t quite as troubling as it sounds.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 06, 2016, at 5:53 p.m.
A parade of veterans and a ceremonial wreath-laying on Wednesday will mark the 75th anniversary of the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor that thrust the U.S. into World War II.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 06, 2016, at 3:33 p.m.
An 8-year-old boy who died the day before Thanksgiving may have been playing around and accidentally hanged himself, the medical examiner has determined.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Dec. 06, 2016, at 1:21 p.m.
Bangor officials are starting to repeal the city’s minimum wage hike due to the passage of Question 4, a statewide minimum wage hike, on Nov. 8.
WEST OF THE FIELDS
New music including Jain, Billie Eilish, Grandaddy and Blossoms on this week’s West Of The Fields podcast
on Dec. 06, 2016, at 1:05 p.m.
New songs from Vaults, Justice and Vera Blue debuted on the show this week, while the retro alternative set was inspired by a particularly New Wave-heavy episode of Casey Kasem’s American Top 40 from 1984.
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 05, 2016, at 9:02 p.m.
A section of Mill Street was shut down to accommodate the Float Around Mill Street parade and the more than 100 spectators who turned out.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 05, 2016, at 5:19 p.m.
A car parked at the gas pumps of a closed convenience store early Sunday morning seemed weird to Brewer police Sgt. Paul Gauvin, who caught 2 out-of-staters attempting to skim credit card numbers.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 05, 2016, at 11:33 a.m.
Paul Francis III, 29, was last seen on Sanford Street between 1-2 a.m. Friday after leaving work
on Dec. 05, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
“It’s a lot harder to hate people once you meet them.”
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 04, 2016, at 2:50 p.m.
Storyteller Mark Binder will perform at Congregation Beth El as part of the lead up to Hanukkah.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Dec. 04, 2016, at 8:10 a.m.
This year’s celebration drew more than 15,000 people to downtown Bangor.
By Judy Harrison on Dec. 04, 2016, at 7:25 a.m.
Imago Dei Anglican Church and First Baptist Church are sharing the church at 56 Center St. So far, it has been a win-win for both congregations, even though their worship styles and liturgical practices are very different.