Bangor Daily News

Bath building owner seeks to add more apartments in former hospital

BATH, Maine — The owner of the former Bath hospital will be before the planning board on Tuesday seeking another developmental subdivision and site plan approval for additional apartments in the mixed use space. The approvals are needed to make sure those 12 residential units won’t tax the city’s existing …

BDN’s “The Point” is wrong about independents

Vic Beradelli’s piece in “The Point” about primaries is right to point out that primary polls and votes could change. However, he’s dead wrong in what he says about independents. Beradelli writes: [Independents] are mostly free thinkers who go back and forth between parties, and they dislike both parties as organizations. …

Gorman Foundation awards $1 million to 52 Maine nonprofits

BANGOR, Maine — The John T. Gorman Foundation has awarded $1 million in grants to 52 Maine nonprofit organizations working to meet the immediate needs of Maine residents facing problems with mental illness, cancer and hunger, the foundation announced Thursday. The foundation traditionally has targeted grants for mental health and …

Gorman Foundation awards $1 million to 52 Maine nonprofits

BANGOR, Maine — The John T. Gorman Foundation has awarded $1 million in grants to 52 Maine nonprofit organizations working to meet the immediate needs of Maine residents facing problems with mental illness, cancer and hunger, the foundation announced Thursday. The foundation traditionally has targeted grants for mental health and …

Guest post! Exercising at work

Exercising at work Leave a reply Ready for some scary news? Are you sitting down? THEN BETTER STAND UP FOOL UNLESS YOU TRYNA DIE. Because people who sit die. That is a fact. Every single person who has ever sat will die. And people who spend six or more hours …

Guest post! Exercising at work

Exercising at work Leave a reply Ready for some scary news? Are you sitting down? THEN BETTER STAND UP FOOL UNLESS YOU TRYNA DIE. Because people who sit die. That is a fact. Every single person who has ever sat will die. And people who spend six or more hours …

Democrats blast Poliquin for 2nd-best donation haul from banking sector

Happy Friday from Augusta, on the eve of the last weekend before school starts for many Maine kiddos. If you’re a parent (or not), make the most of this weekend. I’ve got two boys starting on Tuesday, including a kindergartner who’s growing much too fast. Here’s a song to put us in …

Guest Post! Exercising at work

It’s been suggested to me that featuring a guest writer in my blog from time to time is a good way to keep readers interested and attract new readers. I found a guest writer and her blog, while it reflects my values, is written in a style that most certainly …

Guest Post! Exercising at work

It’s been suggested to me that featuring a guest writer in my blog from time to time is a good way to keep readers interested and attract new readers. I found a guest writer and her blog, while it reflects my values, is written in a style that most certainly …

A Trophy Earned

Summer vacation has come to a close and soon things will be getting quite busy around town.  In the coming weeks posts will be emerging on girls participation in youth sports and a profile of one Maine kid heading to his first professional training camp but today I respond to …