BANGOR, Maine — Meet historian David Bergquist, author of the new book, “Bangor in World War II: From the Homefront to the Embattled Skies,” 4-6 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 12, at BookMarc’s, 78 Harlow St. For information, call 942-3206. Read More
    Senior citizens trips AREA — Area senior citizens are invited to go on a bus trip to Bar Harbor on Wednesday Aug. 26. The bus will pick passengers up at 10 a.m. at Old Town Elks Club; 10:15 a.m. at… Read More
    PORTLAND, Maine — Mercy All About Women announced that Dr. JoAnna Wawrzycki has joined the practice.  Wawrzycki comes to Mercy from Rutland Regional Medical Center where she served as an obstetrician and gynecologist. Wawrzycki graduated from Stony Brook University School of Medicine in 2008. She completed… Read More
    ELLSWORTH, Maine — Woodlawn completed its second Teachers Institute in July. The goal of the institute was to bring together a team of teachers to create curriculum-based programs utilizing Woodlawn’s history, environs and collection as the primary resource.  Mary Jordan-Carter, Becky Anderson and Melanie Brown of Ellsworth Elementary… Read More
    Blue Hill – The Blue Hill Historical Society will celebrate the 200th anniversary of their headquarters, The Holt House, on July 18th and 19th.   On Saturday, July 18th from 1pm to 3pm there will be a public reception featuring stories from special… Read More
    Joshua Deveau, 12, of Orono; Nathan Daneman, 10, of Charleston; and Autumn Daneman, 8, of Charleston, students in the Bangor area Classical Conversations homeschool community recently capped months of study by correctly reciting hundreds of facts from a multitude of subjects as part of the Classical Conversations Memory… Read More
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    BANGOR, Maine — Author Ardeana Hamlin will sign copies of her book, “Abbott’s Reach,” the sequel to “Pink Chimneys,” noon-3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, in the Macy’s wing of the Bangor Mall. Read More
    BANGOR — Secretary of State Matt Dunlap presented recently Bangor City Clerk Lisa Goodwin with the prestigious Lorraine M. Fleury Award at the Maine State Elections Administration Conference in Bangor. Each year, the Secretary of State solicits nominations for the award, named for long-time state Director… Read More
    TechWalk 2014 BANGOR — The Maine Technology Institute TechWalk 2014 will be held 11:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, at the Cross Insurance Center, 515 Main St. The theme is “Connecting Through Technology.” At the event, approximately 100 MTI portfolio companies will exhibit their… Read More
    Colleges Colby College GLENBURN — Morgan Rublee of Glenburn graduated magna cum laude from Colby College in Waterville in May with a major in English and minor in education. She studied English at King’s College London for the 2013 spring semester. She is a… Read More
    BANGOR — After 31 years as owner and director of Thomas School of Dance in Bangor, Jane Bragg announced recently that Cassie Pillsbury, who has been on the school faculty for 10 years, has assumed ownership of the school. Fall classes will begin Thursday, Sept. 4, under Pillsbury’s… Read More