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2 hrs ago | Sun Journal
The battle for control of the Maine House and Senate is shaping up as the parties put the final touches on their slate of candidates.
6 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
Much of Bangor's downtown was devastated by fire in April 1911. Many neighborhoods were threatened by the flames.
11 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
More than 1,000 households and businesses were without power Sunday afternoon in Bangor, northern Penobscot and Piscataquis counties, according to Emera Maine.
15 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
A Bangor firefighter's leather helmet disappeared late Friday at the Bangor State Fair where he was working a four-hour shift with others just in case there was an emergency at the fairgrounds.
16 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News
By Aug. 3, 1914, the summer season was "humming" at Bar Harbor's storied resort.
Kristen Hart, 21, of Newburgh, paints the "M" in "Greetings from Bangor, Maine" on a mural designed by Annette Dodd, co-owner of the Rock and Art Shop in Bangor, on July 25, 2014, on the wall of the brick building at 152 Main Street in downtown Bangor, which houses the Main Tavern.
Bangor wasn't built in a day. When Samuel de Champlain first came here in 1604 , it was already a hub for the Tarratine Indians .
State Sen. Emily Cain visited with fellow Democrats during the lunch break at the Maine Democratic Convention in Bangor in May. Bruce Poliquin, former state treasurer, spoke with Brent Littlefield, right, along with other supporters of his campaign during the June 2014 election night at Dysarts in Bangor.
Maine Game Wardens featured in the Animal Planet TV show "North Woods Law" pose for a photo in front of the Maine Warden Service mobile command vehicle on April 5, 2012.
Yes, I know I "put down my pen" after 30 years, but by request from many readers and my addictions to saving Camden history, the pen jumped right back in my hand.
A Bangor man was arrested late Thursday afternoon after he allegedly stole a Chevrolet Camaro from a Bangor residence and drove it onto Interstate 95, where he ditched it in Old Town before fleeing into the nearby woods.
Cross Insurance Center employees, Bangor city officials and media members ride the Fireball at Bass Park in preparation for the opening day of the 2014 Bangor Sate Fair.
The American Folk Festival has announced blues musician Diunna Greenleaf will perform at the three-day festival Aug. 22-24 on the Bangor waterfront.
When the Rev. Becky Gunn was hired by the Unitarian Universalist Society of Bangor six years ago, she had one thing in common with one of her predecessors who had served the Park Street church in the mid-19th century.
Le sigh. But no matter - enjoy the lovely weather this weekend, even with the bit of rain we might get Sunday.
What are you doing this weekend? It's supposed to be super nice in the midcoast region and I have just the thing.
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Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 10:55 pm
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