Penquis Offers Foreclosure Workshop 

Homeowners at risk for foreclosure were able to get some help in Bangor Saturday.Penquis hosted the free foreclosure workshop at its offices on Harlow Street.The clinics are being offered to prevent foreclosures by providing homeowners with information about their rights.David Stolt, with the Maine Bureau of Consumer Credit Protection, says foreclosures are a growing problem in Maine.”We’ve sent out 27,000 research packets in the past year to people who are at default on their mortgage, that’s a pretty good indication that foreclosure is a problem,” said Stolt. For more information you can call Consumer Credit Protection at 624-8527.