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WERU Community Radio's 25th Birthday Celebration On-Air Auction is on Saturday, December 7th, 9 am until the final bell on 89.9FM Blue Hill, 99.9FM Bangor.
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Justin Faloon, a member of DEEMI Search and Rescue, repacks a bag after a search for two lost hunters from Millinocket.
According to new tour page additions posted Dec. 4 at Pollstar.com , the Canuck indie rockers have confirmed three new August shows in Brooklyn, N.Y., Bangor, Maine and Toronto with more dates expected to be revealed soon! Originally scheduled for a two-night stand at Brooklyn's Barclays Center August 22-23, the Grammy winning Montreal natives have ... (more)
Gov. Paul LePage's staff is working to determine whether he should submit a governor's bill to the Legislature proposing the creation of a cold case squad to help solve the 33-year-old unsolved murder of Joyce McLain, officials said.
An officer driving by the Tavern on Main Street at 1:35 a.m. witnessed Joel Marsters, 48, and another man standing face to face having a heated conversation, Bangor police Sgt.
The Maine Democratic Party announced Thursday that the 2014 state convention will be held May 30-31 at the Cross Insurance Center.
With over 800 people per day visiting the Library, artists are exposed to an audience they may not otherwise reach.
When winter approaches, most Mainers grumble about the five or six months that they will spend shoveling and scraping the ice and snow off their vehicles.
Lexi Henke gets a hug from her father Norbert as the three, including Lexi's mother Judy , talk to the media outside the Penobscot Judicial Center in Bangor in this March 2013 file photo.
Penobscot Theatre Company has announced its fourth annual Weekend in New York City, March 21-23, 2014.
The man and woman allegedly involved in a home invasion nearly two years ago in Hermon that left their companion dead have been charged with Class A robbery in connection with the incident, according to the Penobscot County District Attorney's Office.
The critically-acclaimed Canadian-American indie rock six-piece the Arcade Fire will bring their "Reflektor" tour to Darling's Waterfront Pavilion on Wednesday, Aug. 20, in one of the earliest and biggest show announcements in Waterfront Concert history.
One of the two motorists involved in a head-on collision late Tuesday afternoon on outer Broadway has been arrested on a charge of operating under the influence, a Bangor police official said Tuesday night.
On a Sunday afternoon 26 years ago, seven B-17 bombers - the largest formation of Flying Fortresses since World War II - rumbled low over the Mississippi River.
Maine Regulatory Fairness Board to join the Bangor Regional Chamber of Commerce's Hot Stove League on December 7th, 2013 AUGUSTA – Members of Maine's Regulatory Fairness Board will join the Bangor Regional Chamber of Commerce's Hot Stove League Forum on Saturday, December 7th from 8 a.m. to 10.am., at Eastern Maine Community College, ... (more)
Spencer Albee's annual Beatles Night - a blowout concert featuring a who's who of Portland musicians doing creative covers of songs by the Fab Four, as well as solo stuff - is always a highlight of the year in music in Portland.