By Emily Burnham on Jan. 05, 2017, at 4:23 p.m.
“I’m ready to retire,” said Marc Berlin, 65, who opened his bookstore 28 years ago.
on Jan. 05, 2017, at 1:27 p.m.
By Danielle McLean on Jan. 05, 2017, at 1:11 p.m.
“I will make the gift cards good,” Brett Settle said. “Nobody’s going to get stuck.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 05, 2017, at 12:04 p.m.
“During the stand-off, Barnard fired the weapon [a 22-caliber rifle] and proclaimed that ‘this is war.’”
on Jan. 05, 2017, at 10:23 a.m.
By Meg Haskell on Jan. 05, 2017, at 7:34 a.m.
Bangor-area organizations will offer trainings this weekend in “bystander intervention” to teach people of all ages who witness such incidents to intervene safely and effectively.
By Adanya Lustig on Jan. 05, 2017, at 6:25 a.m.
Maine lost population unevenly over the last 15 years. Some counties hollowed out, while others grew in population.
The Macy’s at the Bangor Mall will be among 63 locations nationwide that will close early this spring.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 04, 2017, at 2:23 p.m.
“Bangor reported 0.15 inches of ice. That glaze of ice can make traveling dangerous.”
Bangor Celtic Crossroads Festival proposed for 2018; Celtic music series to launch in Bangor this month
on Jan. 04, 2017, at 1:25 p.m.
By Adanya Lustig on Jan. 04, 2017, at 7:16 a.m.
The cost that each local community pays each year varies in Maine from $2,000 per student to $25,000 per student.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 03, 2017, at 5:56 p.m.
“I turned my head and said, ‘Oh my God, it’s a little girl,’” Sandra Robbins recalled Tuesday.
WEST OF THE FIELDS
on Jan. 03, 2017, at 1:03 p.m.
I kicked off the new year with songs by a number of artists expected to release new music in 2017, including Arcade Fire, Spoon, Lana Del Rey and LCD Soundsystem, while the retro alternative set paid tribute to the late George Michael.
By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 01, 2017, at 6:21 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 01, 2017, at 7:40 a.m.
Hundreds gathered in West Market Square Saturday night to say farewell to 2016 and ring in the new year during the annual ball drop that capped off Downtown Countdown.
By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 31, 2016, at 12:14 p.m.
As of noon on Saturday, more than 16,000 CMP customers were without electricity. Meanwhile, nearly 700 Emera Maine accounts were waiting for service to be restored.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 30, 2016, at 6:34 p.m.
The snow knocked out power to more than 100,000 residents, brought down utility lines and even caused the University of Maine’s Mahaney Dome to collapse.
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Dec. 30, 2016, at 5:22 p.m.
“We need to really put up the welcome sign and make sure that people know that they are welcome here.”
By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 30, 2016, at 12:03 p.m.
Thanks to a fast-moving storm system, New Year’s Eve revelers in Bangor can expect to see snow when the beach ball is thrown off the top of Paddy Murphy’s at midnight to welcome in the new year.