Posts Tagged ‘brewer’


Muddy Rudder reopens Tuesday night under new ownership

By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 07, 2011, at 12:46 p.m.
BREWER | Fried pickles and other items that Muddy Rudder customers ordered only once or twice a month are gone from the redesigned menu, new owner Michael Kessock said on Monday. “There has been a dramatic reduction [in menu items], but the popular items remain,” said Kessock, who along …
Evan Nadeau, Brewer High School salutatorian, 2011.

Brewer High honor parts announced

on June 03, 2011, at 3:45 p.m.
Brewer High School Principal Rebecca Bubar has announced the honor parts for the Class of 2011. The commencement ceremony will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, June 5, at the Collins Center of the Arts at University of Maine in Orono. Tickets are required. Delaney G. Turner, …
Steve Campbell of Brewer, owner of Thomas Rod Co., is hand-crafting 25 commemorative bamboo fly rods for L.L. Bean's 100th anniversary celebration in 2012. The rods will be available at the beginning of the year and will retail for $3,495 apiece.

Thomas Rod Co. of Brewer teams up with L.L. Bean for 100th anniversary offering

By John Holyoke on June 03, 2011, at 3:25 p.m.
It is a pairing made in outdoor-retailing heaven: A Brewer bamboo rod company with more than 100 years of history is teaming up with Maine’s best-known purveyor of outdoor goods to celebrate that company’s 100th birthday. And Steve Campbell, owner of the Thomas Rod Co. since 1999, …

Judiciary Committee endorses Hampden man’s nomination to be judge

By Judy Harrison on June 02, 2011, at 9:46 a.m.
AUGUSTA | The Legislature’s Judiciary Committee on Thursday unanimously endorsed  the nomination of Gregory Campbell, 50, of Hampden to be a District Court judge. The Senate is expected to hold a confirmation vote Friday. Campbell, who has been an assistant district attorney in Penobscot and Piscataquis counties for more …

Brewer sophomore Jackson confident heading into Class A state meet

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 01, 2011, at 5:35 p.m.
Teal Jackson may be only a sophomore, but if you want to look at things from an experience standpoint, she has plenty of it. Even though Jackson had to rush back to Brewer for a spring play after earning Top Performer honors at Saturday’s Penobscot Valley Conference championships in Bar …
A pickup truck gets ready to dodge a trash can blown onto Thirteenth Street during Wednesday morning's thunderstorm.

Tornadoes touch down in northern, western Maine

BDN staff and wire reports on June 01, 2011, at 3:02 p.m.
BANGOR | Several weak tornadoes touched down in northern and western Maine on Wednesday afternoon as meteorologists with the National Weather Service continued to monitor turbulent weather sweeping over the majority of the state. The National Weather Service confirmed Thursday afternoon that a tornado touched down in the small …

Bangor Hydro Electric rate change effective June 1

BDN staff reports on June 01, 2011, at 12:15 p.m.
Bangor Hydro Electric Company customers will see a change in electric rates effective June 1 as a result of changes in both transmission and stranded cost rates. Transmission rates are regulated by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission and represent about 14 percent of the average residential and …

Leary brothers power Edward Little past Brewer

By Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 28, 2010, at 9:27 p.m.
BREWER — Edward Little entered Tuesday night’s Class A schoolboy basketball game with a distinct height advantage over Brewer, and the Red Eddies from Auburn didn’t waste time putting it to good use. Senior forward Bo Leary scored 10 of his game-high 28 points to spark a 23-3 first-quarter run …
Bangor's Joe Seccareccia is knocked out of bounds by Brewer's  Brody Valley (4) while being pursued by Brewer's Adam Lufkin, #51, and Anthony Jackson,#17, during first-quarter action at Bangor on Friday night, October 22, 2010. (Bangor Daily News/Kevin Bennett)

Witches give Rams a tough test in 103rd meeting

By Andrew Neff on Oct. 22, 2010, at 11:05 p.m.
BANGOR — You know all that junk they say about throwing the records out the window when traditional rivals meet? Well, when it comes to the Bangor-Brewer football rivalry, that kind of talk really was junk for most of the last 40 years. The Bangor Rams have pretty much owned …
Bangor's Joe Seccareccia fends off a Brewer tackler during their game last season. Seccareccia will lead the Rams in the 103rd meeting of the two schools Friday at 7 p.m. at Cameron Stadium in Bangor. (BDN File Photo)

Brewer vs. Bangor, John Bapst at Stearns highlight week 8

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 21, 2010, at 4:49 p.m.
Week 8 of the high school football schedule features one of the state’s oldest rivalries, a clash for top seed in the LTC, and other battles for playoff positioning or survival as the regular season concludes. Brewer Witches (0-7) vs. Bangor Rams (6-1), 7 p.m. Friday, Cameron Stadium, Bangor: These …

Bangor boys shut out Brewer

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 14, 2010, at 9:56 p.m.
BREWER — The Bangor boys soccer team showed signs of vulnerability early this season — the result of heavy graduation losses endured by the Rams after reaching the 2009 Eastern Maine Class A final. Six one-goal victories — three in overtime — were further evidence that a regular-season winning streak …

Hampden regroups, downs Brewer

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 12, 2010, at 11:50 p.m.
HAMPDEN — The Hampden Academy boys soccer team has been dogged by inconsistency in recent weeks, going just 1-3-1 since a 5-4 victory at Brewer on Sept. 21. But the Broncos were able to boost their playoff chances at those same Witches’ expense Tuesday everning, using stout defense and two …

Triplett, Turner help Witches blank rival Rams

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 05, 2010, at 9:18 p.m.
By Ryan McLaughlin BDN Staff BREWER — Mired in a 0-0 halftime tie with rival Bangor Tuesday night, the Brewer field hockey team broke its huddle with an unusual rallying cry: “Biscuits in the Oven.” That may sound unusual to most, but for the Witches, it brings a little bit …

Weather postpones high school games

BDN staff reports on Oct. 01, 2010, at 1:54 p.m.
Friday's rainstorm has forced the postponement of many high school athletic events. In football, the following games have been moved from Friday to Saturday: Brewer at Messalonksee (1 p.m.), Mt. Blue at Bangor (1 p.m.), Skowhegan at Lawrence (7 p.m.), Winslow at MDI (1:30 p.m.), Old Town at Orono (7 …
Ryan Adams (right) of Brewer and Kent Reichel of Hampden go up for a header during their soccer game Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2010, in Brewer.

Safford strikes early, Hampden outlasts Brewer

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 21, 2010, at 10:27 p.m.
BREWER — Graham Safford staked the Hampden Academy boys soccer team to a 3-0 lead over Brewer on Tuesday evening, scoring three goals in the first 26 minutes of play — and the Broncos needed all of that early edge to gain a 5-4 victory at Doyle Field. “So far …
Michelle Haluska of Brewer leads the pack of high school girls as they leave the Hampden Academy fields and enter the wooded portion of the cross county course on Friday. Kylee Parker of Hampden won the girls event.

Hampden teams sweep meets

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 17, 2010, at 8:37 p.m.
HAMPDEN – Hampden Academy senior Evan Piccirillo is one of the state’s top cross-country runners, but like a lot of his running brethren, he trades his running shoes for skis during the winter, along with classmate Ethan Burke, which provides a similar style of training that can be less strenuous …