Bangor Home Show A Success 

Organizers at the Bangor Home Show say this year’s event was a tremendous success. nearly 17,000 people jammed into the Bangor Auditorium and Civic Center over the weekend to see around 200 vendors show off their products.It was the 40th year for the Home Show in Bangor and oraganizers say Saturday drew the 4th largest crowd ever. Vendors on-hand say despite the tough economic times they’re hopeful that this year’s home show can give their businesses a boost. “All the cont$ractors are going to be going out,” says show promoter Dean Appleman, “they’re going to be installing new kitchens, doing new floors, building new foundations for more houses, landscaping, fencing, you name it, it’s all going into the economy. It’s gonna keep people working.” The home show also had finacial services so interested custoemrs could apply for financing before leaving the show.