Thursday, 18 April 2013 22:31

Ongoing Search for Body on Long Pond in MDI

MOUNT DESERT ISLAND - Search teams on Mount Desert Island tonight looking for a missing 38-year-old man from Seal Cove. This after recovering the body of a 66-year-old Massachusetts man earlier today.
BANGOR - Local fire crews were dispatched Second Alarm structure fire early Thursday morning. 
BOSTON - The FBI has released these photos of the Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects.
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Mount Desert Island - A search is underway on Mount Desert Island at this hour after a canoe was found abandoned today.
ORONO - It is a tradition that has gone on for many years but now police are trying to bring the event known as Chickenfest to an end.
BANGOR - If you live alone and have ever fallen down or been afraid you might fall down, now there is help to keep you safe.
PORTLAND - An inmate serving out his final days of his six month sentence, has been charged with escape.
SKOWHEGAN - A Skowhegan woman has been arrested in connection with the killing of a woman in Exeter, New Hampshire.
BANGOR - Embracing literacy in the community is of the utmost importance to the Bangor Public Library, that's why officals are asking for your help to fix up their building.
Thursday, 18 April 2013 16:35

Fire Destroys Orrington Barn

ORRINGTON - Fire destroys an Orrington barn today, after a controlled grass burn gets out of hand.
Thursday, 18 April 2013 14:04

Spring luncheon

The EMMC Auxiliary will host a spring luncheon on Friday, May 3 at 12:00 noon in Mason Auditorium at the Eastern Maine Medial Center.

Our special guest speaker is Michael Dyer, General Manager of the Cross Insurance Center. He will give a sneak peek of the Cross Insurance Center, including exciting opportunities for entertainment in Bangor. Drawings will be held for a tour of the Center.

Also view new fashions from Lori’s Gifts. See the latest clothing and accessories available in the Gift Shop. Drawings will be held for a floral arrangement from Lori’s Gifts.

Pre-payment registration is necessary. Please RSVP by April 26 by sending payment of $10 per person to: EMMC Auxiliary, PO Box 404, Bangor, Maine 04402-0404. Checks made payable to EMMC Auxiliary. Valet parking is available as needed.

The Auxiliary was established in 1893. Since its inception the Auxiliary has contributed over 3.2 million dollars to the hospital and its programs, ‘doing good work’, and directly supporting our community. Some of our most recent donations benefiting the community include:

· $500,000 pledge to the Champion the Cure capital campaign for the Lafayette Cancer Center in Brewer fulfilled this year

· $4,000 for nursing scholarships yearly

· $13,800 to Children’s Miracle Network this year to benefit children in eastern and northern Maine

The results of our current efforts will benefit the Heroes, Hope, and Healing Campaign for the EMMC Raish Peavy Haskell Children’s

Cancer Care and Treatment Center.

Thursday, 18 April 2013 14:00

Bangor fire

Fire investigators are trying to find the cause of an early morning fire in a home on Norfolk street. They were called to the scene around 12:15 Thursday morning and discovered that a fire that started in the basement was spreading throughout the home. Turns out it was the same property where a fire erupted just two weeks ago. The building was condemned after the first fire and contractors were in the process of making repairs when the second fire broke out. Investigators determined the first fire was an accident, but the cause of Thursday's fire is undetermined. No one was hurt.
Thursday, 18 April 2013 13:45

Bangor Stores No Longer Selling Spice

BANGOR - Spice, the legal herbal drug that has been sold in stores around Bangor for the past few years, will no longer be available on any shelves in the Queen City.