Bangor Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Pedestrian struck on Stillwater Avenue near Hobby LobbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Police are investigating an accident in which a pedestrian was struck between 2:30 and 2:45 p.m. Friday on Stillwater Avenue, according to Bangor police Lt.

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  2. More Maine Red Cross volunteers heading to Louisiana floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Bangor Daily News

    Bayou View Elementary School second graders help Gulfport, Mississippi, firefighters load cleaning supplies for flood victims in Louisiana on Tuesday. Contaminated floodwaters impact an area in Ascension Parish, Louisiana where some 40,000 homes have been impacted by the recent flooding, as seen in an aerial view on Tuesday.

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  3. Map of Bangor from 1875 shows a divided city - though not in a bad wayRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Bangor Daily News

    The Bangor Historical Society a few weeks ago shared the above map, downloaded from the Bangor Public Library's Digital Commons, which shows a Bangor that looks very similar - and yet, in some ways, quite different - from the city we know today. The biggest noticeable difference is that the City in the 1870s was divided into wards.

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  4. Maine basketball hall to honor giant-killing 1947 Patten Academy teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Bangor Daily News

    The 1947 Patten Academy boys basketball team was honored at a banquet hosted by the Bangor and Aroostook Railroad at the Penobscot Hotel in Bangor after beating Boston Latin 35-32 at the Boston Garden in the New England Basketball Tournament. From left are Carroll Hatt, manager Jack Seely, Thurston Townsend, captain Lloyd Wilson, coach Willis Phair, Donna Phair, Harley Dow, Howard Cunningham, Hollis Bates, Gilman Rossignol and Kenneth McCourt.

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  5. Fins to the left: Jimmy Buffett puts on quite a show in BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Parrots, sharks, boats, Hawaiian shirts, pirate hats, bottles of tequila, sand and surf - these are just some of the things that adorned heads, bodies and clothing of fans of beloved singer-songwriter Jimmy Buffett, who played a much-anticipated concert Thursday night at the Darling's Waterfront Pavilion. After a day on the Bangor Waterfront packed with tailgaters and passers-by gawking at the temporary carnival, the concert was really just part of the show - an excuse to put on a silly outfit, crack a couple cold ones and let your hair down.

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  6. Warm, dry summer a blessing and curse for Maine golf industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    The unusually warm weather and dry conditions in some areas have had varying impacts on the state's golf courses this summer. There have been so many sunny, warm days that Bangor Municipal Golf Course head pro Rob Jarvis said his only major concern was that his members would get "golfed out" from playing too much.

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  7. 'Here for a good time': Parrotheads invade Bangor ahead of Jimmy Buffett concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    The Parrotheads began arriving about noon. By 1 p.m., the party had started, and by 2 p.m., people were feeling that laid back island vibe - regardless of how many margaritas one had or had not consumed.

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  8. Bangor Parks and Recreation Department's fall soccer programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for its 2016 Fall Soccer Program. Teams will practice one day per week and play games on Saturday mornings at the Union St. Athletic Complex.

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  9. Specialty Sweets opens new downtown Bangor location this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Specialty Sweets, the longtime Bangor confectioner, has this week opened its new downtown Bangor location, at 31 Main St. The business will offer handmade candy, fudge, truffles and other sweet goodies, as well as ice cream by the scoop. Hours are 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; closed on Sundays.

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  10. 5 Things To Do This Weekend, Aug. 19-21: Putting sunshine in a bottleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    In Bangor on Friday, there's the first of two nights of Maine favorite rapper Spose, set for 9 p.m. both Friday and Saturday at 58 Main; tickets are limited, so get there early. Elsewhere, there's the monthly Penobscot Contradance at 8 p.m at the UU Church, there's the first of two nights of the Trendy Robots at the Penobscot Pourhouse, there's Magnetic North at Paddy Murphy's, Allison Bankston and Hippie Soup at Nocturnem Drafthaus, and there's the Nikki Hunt Band at the Sea Dog.

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  11. EMDC and Score to Host Business Website Design WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    BANGOR: Eastern Maine Development Corporation and SCORE Maine will co-host a workshop entitled "Creating a Website to Help Your Business Grow" on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 from 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM at EMDC, 40 Harlow Street, Bangor. Speakers Mike Jandreau and Cintia Miranda from Pulse Marketing Agency will discuss the various purposes of a business website- a company's most valuable online asset.

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  12. Maine fighter ready for main event in RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Bruce Boyington's mixed martial career will take an international twist Saturday as he fights in the main event of ACB 43 at the Diesel Arena in Penza, Russia, a city of 500,000 residents located 390 miles south of Moscow. Boyington, who recently agreed to a four-fight contract back home in America with the World Series of Fighting, will take on highly regarded Russian Musa Khamanaev as part of an 11-fight show being staged by one of that country's larger MMA promotions, Absolute Championship Berkut.

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  13. Stitch by stitch, Maine quilters bring new life to an old traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Bangor Daily News

    One of the quilts that Hampden artist Sally Field, 75, made is seen on Aug. 11 at the Boyd Place in Bangor. Field is one of several area quilters whose work is on exhibit at Boyd Place.

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  14. New guidelines being considered for single-session preseason football practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Two-a-days are underway this week at many Maine schools under strict guidelines regulating the length of practice sessions, protective equipment used, amount of contact allowed, and recovery time - all designed to help players cope with the mid-August heat. "The biggest concern with preseason is acclimatization, acclimatization not only to the heat but also re-acclimatization to the sport," said Chris Sementelli, program manager for MaineGeneral Sports Medicine in Augusta and a liaison to the Maine Principals' Association sports medicine committee.

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  15. UMaine without top offensive lineman for 3-6 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bangor Daily News

    The University of Maine football team will be without its top offensive lineman when it opens the season against Football Bowl Subdivision team the University of Connecticut on Sept. 1. Junior left tackle Jamil Demby suffered a strained posterior cruciate ligament in his knee during last Saturday's scrimmage, and head coach Joe Harasymiak said that type of injury usually takes three to six weeks to heal.

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  16. Newburgh to continue annual town meeting on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Two months after they postponed action on town meeting warrant items related to spending, residents will be asked on Saturday to approve a municipal budget for the current fiscal year. The annual town meeting that was continued on June 22 will resume at 9 a.m. at Newburgh Elementary School.

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  17. Free Books & Ice CreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Thursday, August 18, the program will wrap up by visiting several area communities. For their fourth and final day, this summer, the group is teaming up with Darling's Ice Cream for a Cause and adding a sweet treat - free ice cream, in addition to the books.

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  18. Murder trial of man who led police on Maine's longest manhunt delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Robert Burton , who is accused of killing his girlfriend and then hiding in the woods for 68 days, enters a courtroom in Piscataquis County Superior Court in Dover-Foxcroft last year. Robert Burton , who is accused of killing his girlfriend and then hiding in the woods for 68 days, enters not-guilty pleas on charges of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and murder in Piscataquis County Superior Court in Dover-Foxcroft last year.

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  19. Unlimited Solutions Clubhouse Receives Supportive Education Program Grant from Baer FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Penobscot Community Health Care is pleased to announce that the Sidney R. Baer, Jr. Foundation has awarded Unlimited Solutions Clubhouse $50,000 for its Supported Education Program. The Unlimited Solutions Clubhouse Supported Education Program offers academic, financial, and social support to help clubhouse members continue with or return to school or other programs.

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  20. When Maine wasn't looking, more babies began to dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Erin Hatch knew throughout her 24 hours of labor in March 2015 that once her twin boys left her body their tiny lungs wouldn't be formed enough to breathe. After trying for eight years to become pregnant, she found herself planning not for birth but death.

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