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Thursday, August 15, 2019
Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center Auxiliary Proudly Presents its Fifteenth Annual Kitchen TourSaturday, October 5, 2019 promises to be an afternoon of food, fun and fabulous kitchens as the Northern Light EMMC Auxiliary presents its Fifteenth Annual Kitchen Tour from 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm. Six beautiful Bangor area kitchens will be featured on the tour. Tour-goers will see kitchens ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Grants Available to Fund Transportation Programs for Older PeoplePORTLAND – Grants of up to $10,000 are available through the Maine Community Foundation for community-based efforts to improve or increase access to transportation that may also reduce social isolation for older people.   The Maine Charity Foundation Fund grants will support new volunteer driver programs, expansion of transportation ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, August 14, 2019
FREE Financial Planning 101A Consumer’s Guide to Financial HealthIn America today, millions of Americans are struggling. Total household debt is higher than ever.  Baby boomers are nearing retirement realizing they have insufficient funds to do so.                      Americans of all ages are drowning in student loan debt.  Machias Saving Bank has made financial health a focus for both ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, August 12, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  August 12, 2019   American Folk Festival Sponsor Party Set for August 21 Wednesday night party will feature exclusive performance from Ylli Brekofca BANGOR, MAINE – The 18th annual American Folk Festival is set for August 23, 24, and 25 on the Bangor Waterfront. With the festival itself comes the 18th annual sponsor party, set for Wednesday night, August 21 at ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
One of the more important milestones in the lives young adults is the transition from high school to college student. To help students understand the campus community resources available to help them make this transition and academic life at Husson, the University will be holding a New Student Orientation (NSO) on Saturday, August 3, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at 1 College Circle in Bangor, ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, General News Article
Friday, July 26, 2019
PORTLAND, ME - For small businesses and startups, it’s essential to have more than a good idea. “Often the sales and marketing strategy gets overlooked until it’s too late,” says Donna Brassard, Mainebiz Publisher. Mainebiz has brought together a panel of successful Maine business owners for an educational forum on August 22. At the Mainebiz Executive Insights Forum, business owners and ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Community, Education, 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
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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
Penobscot Community Health Care New Peds Facility on Track for Fall Opening Former Verizon call center will help to meet the increasing demands for pediatric care       BANGOR – Penobscot Community Health Care (PCHC) says the former Verizon call center off Union Street in Bangor is on-track to open as its new, larger, Center for Pediatric Care. Frame Out tours were offered Tuesday for a first ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest, 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
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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
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