News for Human Interest

Wednesday, April 08, 2020
We are excited to announce the launch of our brand new QUARANTINE KickStart - this program will kick off on April 18th! We are so excited to bring this tried and true KickStart Program to you in a LIVEStream format completely ONLINE during this time of social isolation. This program is designed to help you form healthy habits that you can sustain for the rest of your life. We are so proud to ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, April 07, 2020
With the COVID-19 pandemic many managers are facing challenges they have not seen before. Some businesses have closed down, others have scaled back their operations or are working remotely. Leaders and employees are very worried about their jobs and livelihoods. At the WardGreen Group we have lived through many business downturns and we are coaching our clients on ways to cope with the ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
We at the Veazie Salmon Club are continuing to collaborate constructively with local, State, and Federal groups and agencies. Maine had our recreational Atlantic Salmon Fisheries immediately shut down in the flip of a pen cap over 17 years ago. Since then hundreds of millions of dollars have poured into Maine Atlantic Salmon research programs and related agencies, stocking efforts, passages ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Human Interest, Political
Tuesday, March 24, 2020
This is a story from Sage Rods Ambassador Jon Hazlett but really, it’s a story about fish and Maine people and The Penobscot River. . Check out what Jon is up to on the Rogue River in Oregon and the lessons he can learn from the past about the importance of conserving our rivers for future generations to come.  Thanks to The Veazie Salmon Club Members, Downeast Salmon Federation, and Maine ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Press Release, Human Interest, Education
Thursday, March 19, 2020
COVID-19: Maine Employer UpdateMarch 18, 2020 With the number of COVID-19 cases on the rise in Maine, many employers are struggling facing difficult decisions regarding their business operations and employees. During this unprecedented time in world history, Eaton Peabody is here to advise and support Maine’s business community, large and small. Please contact our employment law group for any ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, March 19, 2020
COVID-19: Senate UpdateMarch 19, 2020 On March 18, 2020 the Families First Coronavirus Response Act was passed into law. The Act contains extensive provisions, including a number of employment and employee benefits related laws, a brief summary of which are provided below. If you have specific questions or concerns about how this act applies to you or your business, please contact our ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, March 18, 2020
The Red Cross is Committed to Blood Drive Safety   “We understand why people may be hesitant to come out for a blood drive but want to reassure the public that blood donation is a safe process, and that we have put additional precautions in place at our blood drives to protect the health of safety of our donors and staff,” said McGovern.   The Red Cross has implemented new measures to ensure ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, March 05, 2020
Program provides books for first grade students in Maine BANGOR, ME – Dirigo Reads, a program that aims to put a book in the hands of every Maine first grader each month during the school year by 2025, is looking to increase the number of schools that will participate in the program during the next school year. Dirigo Reads co-founders Dan and Karen Cashman of Brewer say that new schools are ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Audience Demanded More “Sister” after Last Years’ Performance   BANGOR, MAINE – February 20, 2020 – In 2019, the Gracie Theatre presented ‘Til Death Do Us Part: Late Nite Catechism 3. Based on the enthusiastic audience response to this production, the Gracie Theatre decided to bring the first play in the series to Bangor on Saturday, February 29, 2020 with two performances at 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, February 14, 2020
Unhealthy Expressions Represented through Valentine’s Day Gifts at Husson University’s Robert E. White Gallery  BANGOR, MAINE – February 14, 2020 – Husson University announced today that the #LoveBetter Exhibition will be at the Robert E. White Gallery in Peabody Hall on the University’s Bangor campus from February 17 – 28, 2020. The exhibition is sponsored by Husson University’s Student Athlete ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, January 09, 2020
Two members of the quartet were contestants on the CBS show “The Amazing Race”BANGOR, MAINE – January 9, 2020 – Well-Strung, the singing string quartet, is warming up the winter at the Gracie Theatre at Husson University on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. with their unique blend of musical genres, creative compilations, and skillful instrumentation.  “This outstanding vocal and string ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, December 19, 2019
Poster and App Presentations Were Part of an Integrated Technology Course Devoted to Creating iOS Apps with an Intro to ARKit  BANGOR, MAINE – December , 2019 – Students in Husson University’s integrated technology program enrolled in the “IT 499 Topic/Creating iOS Apps with an Intro to ARKit” course presented their posters and demonstrated the augmented reality (AR) apps they developed on ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Education, General News Article, Papers/Research
Monday, December 02, 2019
BANGOR, MAINE– December 2, 2019 – Husson University’s College of Health and Pharmacy proudly announced today that every single student in their Doctor of Physical Therapy program passed their national board exam on their first try. “We’re very proud of all of our 2019 graduates in the School of Physical Therapy who passed the National Physical Therapy Examination (NPTE) on their first try,” ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
The Tragedy of Young People Mixing Alcohol and Prescription Drugs   Documentary Screening of “If They Had Known” and Panel Discussion at Husson University’s Gracie Theatre to focus on saving lives  BANGOR, MAINE – October 15, 2019 – Husson University’s Student Health Services will be sponsoring a free screening of “If They Had Known,” a documentary film featuring interviews with teenagers ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release

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