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Representatives of Cate Street Capital, which plans to fund a pellet mill in Millinocket, listen during a meeting of the Finance Authority of Maine board of directors recently.

Firm pulls $10 million investment in Cate Street’s Millinocket project

PORTLAND, Maine — The New Jersey-based investment firm CCG Community Partners has withdrawn its $10 million investment in Thermogen Industries in Millinocket for the same …
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Blood drive at Hollywood Casino Hotel & Raceway

Monday, July 28, 2014 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Hollywood Casino Hotel & Raceway, Main Street For more information: redcrossblood.org BANGOR, Maine — Hollywood …
Vehicles leave the Katahdin Avenue industrial park in Millinocket after an auction of papermaking equipment on Thursday, June 19, 2014.

Great Northern Paper auctioneer makes partial tax payment but still behind schedule

MILLINOCKET, Maine — The auctioneer paying Great Northern Paper Co. LLC’s approximately $1.18 million net personal property tax debt made a $133,500 payment Friday, Town …
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Bangor High Class of 1959 to hold informal 55th reunion

Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Pat's Pizza , 11 Mill St., Orono For more information: 207-942-8683; bangor59.com BANGOR, Maine — …
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Penobscot Job Corps to hold ‘female only’ open house

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Penobscot Job Corps, 1375 Union St. For more information: 207 990-3000 Ext 305 BANGOR, Maine …
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Bangor Rotary fundraiser ‘Music Off Broadway’ seeks RFPs

BANGOR, Maine – The Rotary Club of Bangor announced a grant opportunity for nonprofits in the greater Bangor area serving youth and seniors. The application deadline …
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St. Peter’s Lawn Party to include supper, auction and more

Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Location: …

Athens biomass plant to get $30 million investment

ATHENS, Maine — In a deal that would trigger about …
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WWII B17 Bomber Tours and Flights At Bar Harbor – Hancock Co Airport Jul 28-Aug 6

Monday, July 28, 2014 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday, July …
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Cross Insurance acquires Merchant, Needham & Associates

BANGOR, Maine – Cross Insurance, a subsidiary of Cross Financial Corp., …
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HJ Crosby Community Band of Dexter

Free Band Concert

Paper industry struggles have taken toll on Katahdin region

The paper mills of East Millinocket and Millinocket have struggled …
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The Big Day is here! All day Egg Festival Fun in Pittsfield on Saturday, July 19

In addition to the fun packed schedule in the Egg …
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Camden National Bank hires Bangor Region commercial lender

CAMDEN, Maine — Tim Nightingale, executive vice president and senior …
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I-95 lane to be closed for work on Union Street overpass

BANGOR, Maine – Motorists will find one lane of traffic closed …
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Press Release BANGOR, Maine — Providence Human Services has been selected for the 2014 Best of Bangor Award in the Social Services Organization category by …
 
Bangor, ME – Every year, thousands of infants are shaken and abused at the hands of a frustrated parent or caregiver. Frustration with a crying …
 
Community Health & Counseling received a $4,500 grant from the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation to help fund one of its programs, ACHEVE (Arts Can Help …
 
Introducing the Columbia Street Project, “Where Faith Gets down to Business: Senior Pastor Stan Moody of Columbia Street Baptist Church (CSBC) unveiled today a number …
 
BANGOR, Maine – Bud and Jan’s Together Crafts, the husband and wife joint venture that offers distinctive, hand-crafted cards and jewelry, announced that it is expanding …