CULTURE SHOCK
In Bangor this weekend, on Friday night, high energy Celtic trio the Napper Tandies play at Black Bear Brewing on Exchange Street, the Bill Barnes Jazz Trio is at Nocturnem Drafthaus, there's an ugly sweater party and hip-hop show at Queen City Cinema Club, featuring Brandon Ross and DJ 2Phat, and rockers Midnight Rose are at the Sea Dog. Read More
FRANCO-AMERICAN NEWS AND CULTURE
When it comes to language translations for the celebration of “Christmas”, we don’t have to think about the meaning of the word Noel.  It’s a beautiful word with only one translation.  Many other languages use hyphenated words to describe Christmas.  Among the Romance languages, the words “Merry… Read More
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    In this edition: 1) Join in on a great holiday season tradition by helping to count birds in Presque Isle. 2) Get geared up for a snowshoe hike to honor fallen veterans at Haystack Mountain in Castle Hill. 3) Enjoy winter sports with Santa in Madawaska and Presque… Read More
Growing up, most children have a stuffed animal or special blanket they hold onto in the night to provide them comfort and security. Alex Koch was not like most kids, however. He had a small hardcover book of fairy tales that he would cuddle up to… Read More
    ELLSWORTH — Local artist Kipp Sienna Hopkins will be displaying her work in the Ellsworth Public Library Riverview Room during the month of December. The reception for ‘Cats in the Classics’ is from 4:30-7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 14 at 20 State Street. “Cats in the Classics”… Read More