By Nick McCrea on Aug. 11, 2016, at 4:40 p.m.
The block of downtown buildings on Exchange Street that recently went up for sale after years of underuse already has a likely developer after less than a month on the market.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 10, 2016, at 6:46 p.m.
Bangor’s nine-member city council will have at least two new councilors after November’s elections.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 10, 2016, at 4:54 p.m.
A historic home that has become a derelict eyesore along the Penobscot River could be coming down this winter after the latest twist in the lengthy battle over the future of the property.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 09, 2016, at 6:12 p.m.
The Bangor council voted 7-2 Monday night to deny Colonial Management’s application to expand Penobscot Metro’s number of patients from 300 to 500.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 08, 2016, at 10:34 p.m.
The council voted 7-2 to deny Penobscot Metro’s application to increase its patient cap from 300 to 500.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 08, 2016, at 12:26 p.m.
City councilors will vote Monday night on whether one of the city’s three methadone clinics will be allowed to expand.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 05, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
The organization has obtained a certificate of occupancy for 100 Center St. in Bangor, according to city records.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 05, 2016, at 12:55 p.m.
The group of health care officials that pushed for a new 10-bed social detoxification facility in the Bangor area is trying to adapt after the state issued a call for proposals that don’t quite fit the model the group envisioned.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 04, 2016, at 1 a.m.
Altogether, the buildings offer just under 53,000 square feet of space. With the $1.95 million price tag, that works out to about $37 per square foot — a steal for downtown space.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 03, 2016, at 12:48 p.m.
Bangor City Council Chairman Sean Faircloth has been awarded a “gold medal” by Environment Maine in recognition of his efforts to promote energy efficiency and battle climate change and pollution.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 02, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.
Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems on Tuesday notified 35 information systems employees that they will be laid off at the end of the month.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 01, 2016, at 9:38 p.m.
Bangor’s city councilors grilled methadone clinic officials over a proposed expansion of treatment in Bangor during a sometimes contentious public hearing Monday night.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 01, 2016, at 6:45 p.m.
Manna “breached conditions” of a pair of mortgage loans, prompting the public auction “for the purpose of foreclosing.”
By Nick McCrea on July 29, 2016, at 6:55 p.m.
The federal government will deploy a team of economic development experts to Maine to help industry, state and community leaders form strategies for reinventing Maine’s forest products industry after a series of devastating mill closures.
By Nick McCrea on July 29, 2016, at 1:32 p.m.
Mayo Regional Hospital, a 25-bed medical facility in Dover-Foxcroft, is in the midst of partnership discussions with one of the state’s largest health care organizations.
By Nick McCrea on July 29, 2016, at 6:41 a.m.
The out-of-state owner of a group of six largely vacant buildings lining Exchange Street has put them up for sale.
By Nick McCrea on July 27, 2016, at 6:03 p.m.
Peter Re led the 120-year-old symphony from 1964 to 1975.
By Nick McCrea on July 27, 2016, at 3:24 p.m.
Public safety officials say the Bangor region needs to continue to push for better solutions for people struggling with addiction and mental health problems.
By Nick McCrea on July 26, 2016, at 5:14 p.m.
Redzone Wireless announced Tuesday a pair of major developments aimed at wooing customers dissatisfied with their current internet service providers.
By Nick McCrea on July 25, 2016, at 8:59 p.m.
City councilors approved an agreement with David S. Boyd of California, who owned 73 Central St. until the city took it over for unpaid taxes.