Stories about Bangor Daily News

Virginia Glidden photographed in 1992.

Longtime BDN employee and volunteer at Sen. Collins’ Bangor office dies at 88

By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 16, 2011, at 8:52 p.m.

Burglar hits Bangor jewelry store

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Aug. 08, 2011, at 8:22 p.m.
Long-time Bangor Daily News photographer and photo editor Scott Haskell listens to praise from colleagues during his retirement party at the newspaper Friday, Aug. 5, 2011.

BDN says goodbye to retiring photojournalist Scott Haskell

By Nick McCrea on Aug. 05, 2011, at 6:45 p.m.
A plea agreement was rejected in Superior Court on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011, for Christopher Riley, 31, of Searsport, who allegedly scalded a 3-year-old girl, scarring her for life. Justice Jeffrey Hjelm said a maximum penalty of three years for aggravated assault and assault on a child was too lenient.

Justice: Searsport man should get at least 7 years in prison for scalding 3-year-old girl

By Heather Steeves on Aug. 04, 2011, at 7:03 p.m.

Bangor Daily News unveils wedding magazine

on July 29, 2011, at 7:21 p.m.
“Country Music Dancers“ is the first place photo in the Feature category in Class I of the 2011 New England Associated Press News Executives Association contest. In this photo, Patrick Cote and his wife Dolores of Brewer dance to the country music of Family Traditions during a benefit for country music fan Willy Hall of Bucksport at the Happy Acres dance club in March 2011. Cote is the bass player for Mainely Country and knew Hall as a fan. "He was a great guy, always supported country music," said Cote of Hall, who passed away on March 1, 2011.

Bangor Daily News receives 8 awards from New England Associated Press executives

Bangor Daily News on July 27, 2011, at 4:45 p.m.

Got a great outhouse? Share it with us for a chance to win

By Aimee Thibodeau, BDN Staff on July 15, 2011, at 8:46 p.m.

Bangor man burglarizes apartment, assaults resident, police say

By Nok-Noi Ricker on July 15, 2011, at 6:42 p.m.

New LePage spokesman has work cut out for him

By Renee Ordway on July 15, 2011, at 5:32 p.m.
Representative Andre Cushing (left) and Representative Emily Cain laugh at a joke made by Cushing as they begin to answer questions during a public forum sponsored by the Bangor Daily News at the Bangor Public Library on Tuesday, July 5, 2011.

State Reps. Cain and Cushing reflect, vent about session at BDN forum

By Nick McCrea on July 05, 2011, at 9:39 p.m.

Bangor Savings touts growth in annual report

By Matt Wickenheiser on June 27, 2011, at 5:17 p.m.

Bangor police deal with two more ‘bath salts’ incidents

By Nok-Noi Ricker and Dawn Gagnon, BDN staff on June 24, 2011, at 8:04 p.m.

Saturday/Sunday, June 18-19, 2011: Reporting, divorce and education

on June 17, 2011, at 9:51 p.m.
Nestled between the hostas at the Bangor Home Depot, a female mallard duck sits on seven eggs on Tuesday, May 31, 2011 waiting for hatchlings. This is the second year the duck has returned to nest in the store's lawn and garden section.

Home Depot ducks in Bangor depart in darkness

By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 05, 2011, at 12:56 p.m.

The facts about tax breaks

By Jason Savage on June 01, 2011, at 10:14 p.m.

Wednesday, June 2: Skip days, water and massages

on June 01, 2011, at 10:10 p.m.

Damage in fatal Tremont fire too extensive to pinpoint cause

By Christopher Cousins on June 01, 2011, at 4:19 p.m.

Small fires plagued Bangor daily before Great Fire

By Wayne Reilly on April 17, 2011, at 2:48 p.m.

East Machias selectman: BDN should require real names of online commenters

on April 04, 2011, at 2:34 p.m.
Jerome Mishou of Bangor photographed in his room at a Brewer rehabilitation facility Monday afternoon, March 21, 2011. Earlier this month, Mishou, 76, fell down the stairs at his home. He lay there for three days until a newspaper carrier found him.

Newspaper carrier saves 76-year-old customer three days after fall

By Eric Russell on March 21, 2011, at 6:37 p.m.