AROOSTOOK COUNTY–  As the Aroostook Medical Center struggled to find Certified Nursing Assistant (CNAs), who play a vital patient care role at both the hospital and at TAMC’s long-term and skilled care facility in Mars Hill, the question was raised, “Why don’t we don’t we grow our own?” … Read More
    BANGOR – U.S. Cellular recently announced that it has awarded Jonathan Isacco, store manager for U.S. Cellular in Bangor, with the company’s Dynamic Excellence Award. The annual Dynamic Excellence Award is given to associates that have clearly demonstrated the values of the organization. Isacco has been with U.S. Read More
    The Eddington Historical Society will be holding its annual Chowder and Chat from 1-3 p.m. Sunday, April 15 at the East Eddington Church, 1413 Airline Road. Please join us to listen to some of the history of Eddington families and have some chowder and dessert. If you are… Read More
    Maine author, chaplain shares stories of love, life, death and loss at Hospice of Southern Maine’s annual Thresholds conference PORTLAND — Hospice of Southern Maine announced today that Kate Braestrup — national bestselling author and chaplain with the Maine Warden Service — will be the eighth annual … Read More
    BANGOR — Husson will hold its first Fresh Check Day 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday, March 21, at the G. Peirce Webber Campus Center in Peabody Hall on the University’s Bangor campus. Initially created by the Jordan Porco Foundation, Fresh Check Day is an event designed to promote positive mental health… Read More
    The following births were recently announced at Cary Medical Center: Whitaker- A girl, Kenna Lauren Whitaker born to Erica and Greg Whitaker of Mapleton on January 31st, 2018. Collin- A boy, Myles Andrew Collin born to Emily Dugal and Curtis Collin of Frenchville on… Read More
    BANGOR — Car seats often are used incorrectly, and this is a contributing factor to many infant and toddler injuries and fatalities. Fortunately, free help is available for parents who have a new car seat, may have a recalled car seat, or do not know how to use… Read More
    Announcing a 14- day exploration in seamanship, science and sailing in Penobscot Bay for 13- and 14-year-old midcoast ME youth After a successful pilot boys-only program in 2017, The Apprenticeshop, Hurricane Island Outward Bound School, and Hurricane Island Center for Science and Leadership are pleased to… Read More
    FORT KENT — Northern Maine Medical Center’s leadership in antibiotic stewardship gained national recognition last year. Dr. Erik St. Pierre, NMMC’s Emergency Department Medical Director and President of the Medical Staff, has been a guest speaker for the Maine Hospital Association and the Hospital Improvement and Innovation Network… Read More