Posts Tagged ‘bangor’

The sun sets on the Portland skyline. Sex trafficking is a problem in Maine towns and cities like Portland, where traffickers translate their deep understanding of how to manipulate and use people into personal gain.

What drives Maine sex traffickers’ inhumanity

By Danielle McLean on Sept. 12, 2016, at 6 a.m.
A look at the motives and calculations behind forcing people into the sex trade.
Sean Faircloth (center) shakes hands with Ben Sprague (right) after being selected as the new Bangor City Council chairman during the swearing-in ceremony in November 2015 at City Hall in Bangor. David Nealley looks on.

Bangor wants to know how to communicate with you. Here’s your chance to spill

By Jaymi Thibault on March 30, 2016, at 7:41 a.m.
The city of Bangor wants your feedback.
Dan Fleming, outreach worker at the Shaw House, checks a spot frequented by homeless youth for new tags and trash Nov. 24, 2015, in Bangor.

In memory of Bangor’s homeless who died this year

By The BDN Editorial Board on Dec. 22, 2015, at 2:02 p.m.
“The political prisoner in his cell, the hungry children, the homeless refugees — not to respond to their plight, not to relieve their solitude by offering them a spark of hope is to exile them from human memory. And in denying their humanity we betray our own.” — Elie Wiesel
Darth Vader and Stormtrooper cosplayers pose with Star Wars photographs by Jodi Renshaw at the 2015 Bangor Comic & Toy Con, held in April.

Bangor Mall Cinemas, local artists plan four-day “Star Wars” premiere party

By Emily Burnham on Dec. 14, 2015, at 9:31 a.m.
For anyone who even casually loves the Star Wars franchise, Dec. 18 is a really big day.

Can you tell Bangor, Lewiston and Portland apart?

By Tony Reaves on Nov. 10, 2015, at 12:22 p.m.
Can you identify Maine’s 3 biggest cities from these photos?

Sorry, but there’s no quick fix to “the drug problem in Bangor”

By Jim LaPierre on Aug. 25, 2013, at 2:57 p.m.

Pedestrian taken to hospital after being struck by vehicle on Buck Street

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 29, 2013, at 8:50 a.m.

Rams don’t shy away from title

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 07, 2010, at 5:22 p.m.
Bangor's Luke Hetterman (5), Phil Frost (23), and Seth Freudenberger (20) celebrate a goal as Portland's Brett O'Kelly walks past in the first half of the Class A state final in Falmouth, Saturday, Nov. 6, 2010. Bangor won 3-2. Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York

Frost, defense carry Bangor boys past Portland

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 07, 2010, at 5:01 p.m.
Bangor's Kim Jordan (1) collides with Scarborough's Tori Armishaw (22) while going for a header in the first half of Saturday's Class A girls soccer state championship game in Falmouth. The Red Storm won 3-0. (Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York)

Scarborough defense proved to be too tough for Bangor

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 07, 2010, at 3:58 p.m.

Bangor girls hope to make history in state final

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 05, 2010, at 6 p.m.

Bangor boys advance to state final despite slow start

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 05, 2010, at 5:34 p.m.
Bangor's Bobby Winchell (24) and Brunswick's Will Bann (9) collide at midfield after going for a header in the first half of the Eastern Maine Class A final in Bangor, Maine, Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. Bangor won in double overtime 2-1. Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York

Bangor boys tip Brunswick in 2OT to capture title

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 03, 2010, at 9:46 p.m.
Members of the Bangor Rams celebrate at midfield after defeating the Brunswick Dragons 2-1 in the Eastern Maine Class A final Wednesday in Brunswick. (Photo by George Almasi/The Times Record)

Bangor girls end Brunswick’s 36-game win streak, claim title

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 03, 2010, at 5:41 p.m.

Twenty student-athletes nominated for Wendy’s Heisman Award

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 02, 2010, at 5:47 p.m.
Caribou's Olivia Sleeper (right) and Presque Isle's Hillary Albert chase down a loose ball during a game earlier this season. The two rivals will battle for the Eastern Maine Class B title tonight at 6 in Presque Isle. (BDN File Photo)

PI-Caribou clash highlights girls soccer regionals

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 02, 2010, at 5:17 p.m.
Ellsworth's Kyle Haslam leaps over Camden Hills' Sam Vail during an Eastern Maine Class B semifinal last season. Haslam will lead Ellsworth against Camden Hills today when the Eagles host the Windjammers in the EM final at 4:30 p.m. (BDN File Photo)

Boys soccer regionals feature familiar matchups

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 02, 2010, at 4:55 p.m.
Bangor senior Kim Jordan squeezes through Waterville's Jordan Pellerin (left) and Emily Karter to gain control of the ball during their Eastern Maine Class A semifinal Saturday. Jordan and the Rams play Brunswick for the regional championship on Wednesday. (BDN Photo by John Clarke Russ)

Confident Rams believe they can slay Dragons

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 01, 2010, at 6:22 p.m.

Smith save secures Bangor girls soccer victory

By Pete Warner on Oct. 30, 2010, at 5:51 p.m.

Bangor boys soccer team begins title quest Wednesday

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 26, 2010, at 3:46 p.m.