This past winter, from November through March, Acadia had 172,000 visitors, far surpassing its previous wintertime high of nearly 140,000.
Mike Bordick is a former Winterport resident and University of Maine Sports Hall of Fame shortstop who spent 14 seasons in the major leagues.
This bear is certainly hungry. But it’s also looking pretty beefy for an animal that’s been on a four-month diet.
Vetri Vel may only be 16, but the quick-thinking Bangor High student is already designing a device with real-world implications.
Larry Doucette, a dedicated Gumby boat crew member, died on March 12 after a two-year battle with brain cancer. He was 55.
One ad-hoc committee will look at how more apartments can be developed on the upper floors of downtown buildings, and a second will work on developing recommendations for repurposing a former school building into housing.
“It was like a collective, community sigh of relief that vaccines were available and there might be a light at the end of the COVID-19 tunnel,” David Farmer writes.
“I heard he was really good at them, and obviously he was,” Boston coach Bruce Cassidy on Swayman’s first NHL shootout.
Kristin Smart’s family issued a statement saying it was a bittersweet day they had long waited for and a first step toward bringing their daughter home.
Wayne LaPierre’s long tenure atop the association is under attack in a bankruptcy case filed in Dallas.
Federal Pell Grants are awarded to low-income students, who can use the funds to pay for postsecondary education at any of around 6,000 participating postsecondary institutions.
After months of waiting to get a coronavirus vaccine, Roger Knight was dismayed to wake up on Tuesday and learn the shot he got the day before was no longer being offered.
“Brownie Schrumpf was my food column predecessor at this paper from 1951 to 1994, and I always think of her and her work when I observe the anniversary of this column, which is now 16 years old,” Sandy Oliver writes.
“Gendron was a perpetual winner and I’m sure, privately, the lack of success at UMaine ate at him every day. But his influence on the program transcends wins and losses,” Jeff Solari writes.
The outdoor recreation attractions in and around the Moosehead Lake region could soon include the addition of up to 25 miles of mountain bike trails on Little Moose Mountain Public Reserved Land.
As the defense began presenting its case on Tuesday after the prosecution rested following 11 days of testimony and a mountain of video evidence, Derek Chauvin’s attorney Eric Nelson sought to plant doubt in jurors’ minds.
GETTYSBURG, Pennsylvania — Students with a quality point average in the range of 3.300 to 3.599 for a semester’s work are placed on the Gettysburg College’s Deans’ Commendation List. Shelby Deron of Bangor has been placed on the dean’s commendation list for outstanding academic achievement in the fall 2020 semester.
A Bangor man who is a member of the Oglala Tribe has sued the local Ramada Inn alleging that he was fired after reporting he was harassed at work for being a Native American.
The proposed changes would make citizenship automatic for international adoptees who were legally adopted by U.S. citizens as children, regardless of their age when the citizenship act took effect.
A reliable roll is essential for difficult whitewater kayaking. Many solo canoeists survive the sport without a roll; however, acquiring one is a game changer.