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Tuesday, April 06, 2021
Partners for Peace to Host 2021 Annual Meeting Online, Dr. Nirav Shah to Speak BANGOR/DOVER-FOXCROFT, ME: Partners for Peace will host their 2021 Annual Meeting on Thursday, April 15, 3:30-4:30pm on Zoom with keynote speakers: Dr. Nirav Shah (he, him), Maine CDC and Susan Ahlin (she, her), Survivor Leader. Donations in honor of the event will be matched dollar for dollar up to $5,000 by Puritan ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, April 01, 2021
Nutrition Assistance Collaboration Created Between the Christine B. Foundation and Northern Light Health Christine B. Foundation partners with Northern Light Health oncology sites in Eastern Maine Bangor, Maine (4/1/21) – The Christine B. Foundation (CBF) is working with Northern Light Health to address nutrition assistance among patients with cancer. Currently, the Foundation’s nutrition ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, March 25, 2021
  Downeast Toyota and Toyota Motor North America Support EMCC StudentsBangor, ME - Eastern Maine Community College (EMCC) was pleased to accept a donation of $2,500 from Downeast Toyota which was matched by Toyota Motor North America, totaling a $5,000 donation. Kevin Kelly, General Manager at Downeast Toyota says of the decision to donate to EMCC, "Downeast Toyota has had the opportunity to hire ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, March 19, 2021
News Release Healthcare Heroes featured in 2020 Northern Light Health Annual  Report.   Brewer, Maine (March 17, 2021) There are many things about 2020 we would all  like to forget, but there are plenty of things worth remembering too. Throughout Northern Light Health, our healthcare workers showed courage, strength, and  perseverance to guide our patients and communities through an ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, March 05, 2021
BANGOR, MAINE – March 5, 2021 – On Friday, February 6, 2021, the students of the New England School of Communications (NESCom) presented “OVERDRIVE: Full Saturation Benefit Show,” a curriculum-focused concert event.This live-streamed music festival was a student-led collaborative effort involving students and faculty from every major offered at Husson University’s New England School of ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Education, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, March 01, 2021
Proceeds to help purchase home heating oil for needy families this winter BANGOR, MAINE – March 1, 2021 – Husson University Student Government, in partnership with the United Way of Eastern Maine, sponsored their fourth annual Walk for Warmth on Saturday, February 27, 2021. The walk took place on the University’s Bangor, Maine campus at 1 College Circle.  Participants who were interested in ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Education, Human Interest
Friday, February 26, 2021
BANGOR, MAINE – February 26, 2021 – Husson University has named Steven F. Soba as their new vice president for enrollment management. Soba will lead efforts to increase enrollments at Husson and continue the University’s decades-long history of growth and success.  Prior to joining the University, Soba was a vice president for enrollment and marketing at Muskingum University from 2017 – 2021, ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Monday, February 15, 2021
Curaleaf Bangor Makes $5,000 Donation to Maine Veteran's Project Bangor, ME - In honor of their grand opening at 829 Hogan Road in Bangor, ME, Curaleaf Bangor made a generous donation of $5,000 to support the Maine Veteran's Project. Pictured from the left are Scott Reed, General Manager of Curaleaf and Doc Goodwin, President of the Maine Veteran's Project. For more information on CuraLeaf ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, January 27, 2021
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Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, December 10, 2020
New Distillery Opens in Bangor Area After 5 years of enduring efforts, and relentless determination, The Devil’s Half Acre Distillery has finally opened. They are extremely excited to announce the release of Jigger & Jones American Gin – Maine’s only veteran made Gin. The team members are standing in a patch of wild juniper berry bushes – one of three on 500 acres of family land. The berries ...read more
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