Reporter Queries


BDN wants to hear your stories about the former YMCA on Hammond Street

Bangor Daily News on April 10, 2017, at 4:49 p.m.

Holden church seeks crafters for annual blueberry festival

on July 07, 2016, at 11:39 a.m.

Blessings of animals

By Barbara Waters on Sept. 11, 2015, at 3:17 p.m.

Shape note and birthday singing at Shaker village

Bangor Daily News on May 29, 2014, at 7:16 a.m.

Submit your Maine moose photos, and get the chance to be published in BDN Outdoors

By Brian Feulner on July 23, 2013, at 12:05 p.m.
Jesse Brown-Collins of Damariscotta and Christine Leonard of Boothbay Harbor seek a ride from Bangor to Limestone in August 1997.

Capturing Phish fans through the years

By Brian Feulner on June 29, 2013, at 5:26 a.m.
Are you a Phish follower? The BDN is looking for you.

Not Christian? Don’t celebrate Christmas?

on Dec. 14, 2011, at 2:54 p.m.

Do you have trouble making ends meet without public assistance?

on March 16, 2011, at 6:41 p.m.
reporter query
An Oscar statue is seen during a preview of the Governors Ball for the upcoming 83rd annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011. The Academy Awards will be held on Feb. 27, and the Bangor Daily News hopes to hear from you about any parties you have planned for the big night.

Inviting Oscar to your party?

By Emily Burnham on Feb. 21, 2011, at 11:48 a.m.

What are your Black Friday plans?

By Aimee Thibodeau on Nov. 16, 2010, at 3:39 p.m.
Do you get up extra early to head to the Mall area for Black Friday? Do you scour the sale flyers and web to try and get the best holiday deals? Do you shop local, avoiding the big box stores? Or do …

How do you use Thanksgiving leftovers?

By Emily Burnham on Nov. 03, 2010, at 12:04 p.m.
Lifestyle reporter Emily Burnham wants to know your favorite Thanksgiving leftover recipes.

Maine is ‘up in smoke’

on Sept. 29, 2010, at 9:44 a.m.
Do you smoke? Are you trying to quit? Did you start smoking recently? Cigarette sales are on the rise, according to recent reports. Reporter Eric Russell is interested in the reasons why, and would …

Reporter’s query: How’s your driving and texting?

on Sept. 07, 2010, at 2:25 p.m.
Have you been involved in an accident while texting or talking on a cellphone while in the driver’s seat, or have you been injured by a driver who was texting or talking while behind the wheel? …

Folk festival planners pleased by size, spirit of crowd

By Aislinn Sarnacki and Emily Burnham on Aug. 29, 2010, at 7:58 p.m.
Official numbers on the size of the crowd haven’t been tallied, but those who attended the American Folk Festival on the Bangor Waterfront this weekend were treated to some hot weather, great music, and a fantastic lineup of food and craft vendors.

Have you found ways to replace traditional textbooks?

By Judy Harrison on Aug. 04, 2010, at 12:25 p.m.

Do you have a gluten sensitivity? Share your stories and recipes

By Emily Burnham on July 29, 2010, at 12:09 p.m.
BDN reporter Emily Burnham is looking for stories and recipes from readers who have or know someone who has celiac disease, or gluten sensitivities.

Seeking masters of the grill

By Emily Burnham on June 01, 2010, at 11:27 a.m.
We’re looking for your stories and recipes on unusual grilling fare or techniques.

Strange (Mother’s) Days, indeed

on May 03, 2010, at 12:28 p.m.
Flowers, candy, jewelry, breakfast in bed — the old standbys when it comes to Mother’s Day Gifts. But we want to know what’s the strangest Mother’s Day present you’ve …
The first of three KLM passenger planes headed towards New York takes off from Schiphol airport in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Monday April 19, 2010. European transport officials have carved up the sky, creating three zones to break the flight deadlock caused by a cloud of volcanic ash flowing from Iceland over Europe. France said Monday that European countries can resume airline traffic in designated "caution zones" where the threat of ash is considered less dangerous. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)

Stranded overseas?

on April 19, 2010, at 2:53 p.m.
Are you a Mainer stranded in Europe because of the eruption of the volcano in Iceland? Our reporter would like to speak with you for an upcoming story.Please contact reporter Diana Bowley via …

Affected by Lyme Disease?

By Meg Haskell on April 15, 2010, at 10:48 a.m.
Reporter Meg Haskell would like to talk with individuals in the Bangor Daily News readership area who have been affected by Lyme Disease. Contact her at or 990-8291.