Stories about Bangor

 
Cross Insurance Center General Manager Joe Imbriaco discusses the center's 2016 fiscal year with the City Council on Monday in Bangor.

Trump, GOP convention help Cross Insurance Center to profitable 2016

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Jan. 23, 2017, at 8:11 p.m.
The convention, Trump’s campaign stop, a Cirque du Soleil appearance in July and a bull-riding contest in March likely were the single largest profit-makers for the Cross Insurance Center last year.
 A fuel truck overturned at the intersection of Main Street and Farm Road in Bangor on Monday afternoon.

Bangor’s Main Street reopens after fuel truck tips

By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 23, 2017, at 7:47 p.m.
A fuel delivery truck rolled onto its side shortly before 3:30 p.m. Monday.
Snow blankets Pine Street in Bangor in this December 2016 file photo.

Cancellations coming in as icy storm approaches Maine

By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 23, 2017, at 6:56 p.m.
National Weather Service forecasters said Monday that the storm will arrive in southern reaches of the state late Monday night, mostly in the form of snow.
A fuel truck overturned at the intersection of Main Street and Farm Road in Bangor on Monday afternoon.

Bangor’s Main Street closed after fuel truck tips near I-395 ramps

By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 23, 2017, at 4:42 p.m.
The outbound lanes of Main Street between Farm Road and the Interstate 395 ramps were shut down after a fuel delivery truck rolled onto its side shortly before 3:30 p.m.

Bangor crack dealer who sold drugs with child in home gets five years

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 23, 2017, at 4:34 p.m.
“I can’t get the image out of my head of a 3-year-old running around a house filled with drug dealers, one of whom was his father,” the judge said at Wendell White’s sentencing.

Public baked bean supper slated for Feb. 11

on Jan. 23, 2017, at 4:28 p.m.

Savvy Caregiver Program Training

By Josephine Cirrinone on Jan. 23, 2017, at 4:13 p.m.

Hermon, Houlton claim PVC cheering crowns

By BDN Staff Reports on Jan. 23, 2017, at 3:45 p.m.
Hermon claimed the Class B title with a narrow victory over Ellsworth. Houlton took the Class C title.

The East Pointers @ 58 Main

By Lance and Amy Blackstone on Jan. 23, 2017, at 1:52 p.m.
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Trapdoor Social at 58 Main

By Lance and Amy Blackstone on Jan. 23, 2017, at 1:49 p.m.
WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU CURVES

10 things I learned about surviving winter as a widow

on Jan. 23, 2017, at 1:39 p.m.

Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce annual awards dinner Jan. 27

on Jan. 23, 2017, at 12:23 p.m.

Eleventh Annual Winter Beach Ball featuring Motor Booty Affair

By 207gbj2004 on Jan. 23, 2017, at 11:09 a.m.

Eleventh Annual Winter Beach Ball featuring Motor Booty Affair

By 207gbj2004 on Jan. 23, 2017, at 11:06 a.m.

Bangor Firefighters fifth annual Chili and Chowder Cook Off in March

on Jan. 23, 2017, at 10:04 a.m.

New Renaissance Singers Spring Rehearsal Season Begins!

By Tricia Griffith on Jan. 23, 2017, at 9:43 a.m.
CULTURE SHOCK

Rod Stewart and Cyndi Lauper are first artists announced for 2017 Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion season

on Jan. 23, 2017, at 9:33 a.m.
Terri Sleeper (left) waits with Steve Sleeper for customers to sell their Lebanese food at their stand, Mediterranean Cuisine by TS, at the Buck Street farmers market in Bangor on Saturday.

Recipes passed down through generations star at Lebanese family’s farm stand

By Emily Burnham on Jan. 23, 2017, at 9:03 a.m.
“A young gentleman from Lebanon happened to find us and tried our stuff, and he said, ‘I haven’t had falafel like this since what my mother made in Lebanon,’” Terri Sleeper said. “That’s just the best compliment we could possibly get.”
POLL QUESTION
Suzanne Farrar of Eddington is among the people who may be affected by the construction of the road connecting Interstate 395 to Route 9.

‘Having an interstate go right over you is going to be horrible’

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 23, 2017, at 1 a.m.
“Who would want to buy it?” Stephanie Cossette asked of her small farm on Lambert Road. “They’ll figure out, ‘Oh, that road is going through there,’ and won’t want it. If we did ever sell it, it would be at a tremendous loss and then where would we be?”

Mantis Yoga for Kids

By Holly Twining on Jan. 22, 2017, at 3:22 p.m.