Wednesday, 29 April 2015 08:10

Casino Evaluation Under Scrutiny

BANGOR - Bangor city officials are working diligently to determine if hollywood casino's property will get an eight hundred thousand dollars tax refund.

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 07:54

Lawmakers Battle Over Bonds

AUGUSTA - Bipartisan lawmakers holding a press conference in Augusta this afternoon - hoping to get the governor to release almost eleven million dollars in conservation bonds.

BANGOR - The public will have a chance to weigh in on whether Clinton Street in Bangor should be made one way.

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 07:43

Fatal Crash in Medway

MEDWAY - A Millinocket Man is dead following a crash in Medway Monday afternoon.

BANGOR - Penobscot Theatre Company is pleased to announce to the general public what subscribers have known for a while: Janis Joplin is returning to rock the Bangor Opera House through a special tribute show capping the theatre's 41st season. A Piece of Her Heart: A Tribute to Janis Joplin will run for four performances only, June 4-7.

AUGUSTA — The Organic Consumers Association (OCA) issued this statement today in response to yesterday’s ruling by a federal judge in Vermont clearing the way for the state’s GMO labeling law to take effect in July 2016:

AUGUSTA - A bill aimed at ending childhood hunger received strong support during a public hearing in the state’s Education and Cultural Affairs Committee today.

AUGUSTA - A measure seeking to increase the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) benefit for working Mainers received strong support during a public hearing in the state’s Taxation Committee today.

AUGUSTA – Maine Senate President Michael Thibodeau (R-Waldo) today submitted legislation designed to lower electricity costs in Maine.

Attorney General Janet Mills, Author Colin Woodard and Professor James Friedman Set to Speak

BRUNSWICK - The League of Women Voters of Maine will hold its biennial Convention this Friday, May 1st and Saturday, May 2nd in Brunswick, where members will reflect on achievements of the past two years, elect a new board of directors, and chart a course for the next two years and beyond.