News for Community

Friday, October 04, 2019
The City of Bangor Commission on Cultural Development is pleased to announce that ARTober will return for a 5th year. Day in and day out Bangor's arts and cultural organizations, artists, and business create great programming, and the month of October is no exception. Please help them spotlight the extensive arts and culture options in Bangor and let them drive visitors from near and far to you to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, October 04, 2019
17th Annual Celebration and Art AuctionFriday, November 15th | 6 PMTickets on sale now: www.mainediscoverymuseum.com/auctionor by calling MDM 207.262.7200   For 16 years, the Maine Discovery Museum has held a gala auction to raise crucial funds for our programs, exhibits, and educational scholarships. Thanks to our sponsors, donors, volunteer chairs and committees, and especially the artists, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Thursday, October 03, 2019
In the spirit of Indigenous People’s Day, the performance celebrates cultural diversity with music from all over the world.   BANGOR, MAINE – October 3, 2019 – In the spirit of celebrating and honoring diversity, the Gracie Theatre at Husson University proudly presents the vocal ensemble, Women of the World on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Tickets are $22.30 - $30.00. “With Indigenous ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Thursday, October 03, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 1, 2019Contact:          Laura Genese 207-772-1177lgenese@gsmaine.org  Deb Neuman to be Honored by Girl Scouts of MaineCelebration to be held on October 16 at Tenth Annual Pearls of Wisdom Celebration  Bangor, MAINE – Girl Scouts of Maine is pleased to announce that Deb Neuman, President and CEO of the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce, will be honored with the 2019 ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
Thursday, October 03, 2019
AUGUSTA, ME – Preliminary enrollment figures at Maine’s community colleges show a 6.3 percent increase in enrolled students this fall compared to the same time last year.The increase is in sharp contrast to a nationwide trend of declining enrollments at two-year public colleges over the last several years. The strong showing is due in part to a number of new initiatives at the ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Sunday, September 22, 2019
More Than 70 People Rappel off Hollywood Casino Second annual “Over the Edge” fundraiser supports children’s mental health BANGOR – Penobscot Community Health Care (PCHC) for the second year in a row has partnered with Over the Edge, giving people the opportunity to rappel off of one of Bangor’s tallest buildings. This year, that building was Hollywood Casino’s hotel, about 100 feet tall with ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Beal Driving Academy Steps-Up To Help Displaced Driving School Students Bangor, ME - Beal Driving Academy has been educating Maine driving students since 1973, recently stepped-up to help a number of area driving school students who were displaced after their driving school closed. Beal Driving Academy’s COO Steve Villett shares that “We heard the news and called the state to ask if there was ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, July 22, 2019
Canuck Investments, LLC Has Downtown Bangor Office Space for Lease! Bangor, ME - Canuck Investments, LLC has centrally located commercial space available with parking and utilities included!  The first opening is a 2 Room suite located at 157 Park Street in Downtown Bangor. The second is a 5 Room suite located at our 263 State Street location.  Finally, we have a unique Storefront location at ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, General News Article
Friday, June 28, 2019
Bangor Historical Society Lunch Series to Focus on Civil WarBrown Bag Lunch Series offers presentations on historical topics each month   BANGOR, ME – The Bangor Historical Society’s Brown Bag Lunch Series continues in July with Stories of the 2ndMaine Regiment in the Civil War. Historian and history teacher Ryan Hews will present Gallantry Unsurpassed, offering the inspiring story of Bangor’s ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release
Friday, June 28, 2019
Quirk Bangor Employee Donations 2019 For the second consecutive year, Quirk employees throughout the state have graciously donated to local community causes that have a tremendously positive impact on the communities Quirk and it's employees serve. On Monday, June 17th, our employees in Bangor expressed their gratitude to these local organizations with generous donations. Quirk Auto Group and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, June 28, 2019
W.S. Emerson Earns Institute for Family Business Award  W.S. Emerson Company earned the Shep Lee Community Service Award for their tremendous dedication and support of the greater Bangor region.  W.S. Emerson, a branded product manufacturer, has been a family owned business since its formation, nearly one hundred years ago.  Its leaders are immersed in supporting countless community needs with ...read more
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Friday, June 21, 2019
Ginger and David, of the WardGreen Group, have written a number of BLOGs and articles on Coaching, Leadership and Management, drawing on our combined experience in the working and consulting worlds. This month we have 4 BLOGs to share. We hope that you will find some of them useful as you wrestle with your real-life problems. If any of this is meaningful to you we'd love to chat...  If Titles ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, May 14, 2019
Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce and Husson University Sign MBA Incentive Agreement All Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce Members’ Employees to Receive 10 Percent Discount on Husson University MBAs BANGOR, MAINE –  Husson announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Bangor Region Chamber of Commerce to provide all of the employees of their member organizations, who enroll in any ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Press Release

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