Judge Cyr Honored with Portrait 

There’s a new portrait hanging in the U.S. District Court building in Bangor.It honors retired judge Conrad Cyr.The Limestone native served on the U.S. District Court from 1981 to 1989, when he was appointed to the first circuit court of appeals. He reached senior status in 1997.Cyr has held many other positions during his distinguished career which began after he graduated from Yale law school in 1956.Cyr is also credited as the founder of the American Bankruptcy Law Journal.In 2008 he was honored for his work in the bankruptcy system with the Norton Judicial Excellence Award.