WINTERPORT — Tucked away in a quaint stone building on Winterport’s Main Street, the Winterport Memorial Library offers a lot to its patrons. But there are more than books and a movie (or two) here — rather, there’s a whole new experience waiting to be discovered. Read More
    Food destined for those in need was destroyed last fall after a Bucksport food pantry suffered flood damage. Community volunteers stepped in to collect food donations to replenish the pantry’s shelves, but say there’s still more help needed at the Community Concerns Food Pantry. Read More
    Knockerball, for those not in the know, is a unique contact sport involving sane people jumping into giant inflatable balls simply to run into each other. Now, people in the Bangor region have the opportunity to experience it for themselves. Read More
    “Art and sea in harmony” is a phrase three Bangor artisans are using to describe their creations at Maine Shellware, a company that makes products from the leftover shells of lobster and shellfish. “It’s definitely a process,” said Amy Douglas, manager of… 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
    By Anne Gabbianelli There’s a new draft beer called “Rock Steady” being served at Bangor Beer Company behind Oriental Jade in Bangor. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes = []; var has_banner = false; for (var i =… Read More
    In the reverberant high-ceilinged sanctuary of the Unitarian Universalist Society of Bangor this Sunday evening, an unusually powerful musical uplift will flood the room for the first time in a decade. The UUSB’s 100-year-old organ was given a terminal diagnosis several years back, but a series of… Read More
    BANGOR — The Bangor Humane Society’s 25th annual Paws on Parade event will take place on the Bangor waterfront Sept. 29. The Humane Society hosts this annual fundraising event for homeless pets as a way to reunite with families who’ve adopted shelter animals, celebrate the volunteers… Read More
    HAMPDEN — Artist Obrianna Cornelius is seated in her Hampden studio, surrounded by playful colors and art supplies strewn in neat piles around the room. “Don’t be afraid to ruin a painting,” she says. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes… Read More
    For a kid, going to the dentist can be daunting with all the lights and equipment and people hovering over you. Yet, it is actually an exciting adventure for Noah Tuminaro: “It’s fun, because they squirt water and air in my mouth,” said the eight-year-old who… Read More
    Molly Gawler knew she wanted to dance from a young age. She started at six years old in a small studio in her hometown of Belgrade, and stuck with it, later studying dance at Maine Central Institute in Pittsfield. Eventually, she found herself touring the world… Read More
    WINTERPORT — Alyson McKnight of Winterport is for the birds—literally. “I fell in love with birds when I took ornithology at UMass,” said McKnight. “I was really impressed by their intricate behaviors and advanced body design. In terms of their physiology,… Read More