Maine Blood Center Closes Doors In Bangor 

The Maine Blood Center in Bangor has closed it’s doors for good. According to a source close to the center, employees were shocked when they got the news last week that the center would close immediately. The 12 workers who lost their jobs were notified by a conference call with the CEO of the blood center’s parent company, Hema Care, which is based in California. Workers were told financial reasons are to blame.Phone messages left by TV 5 with Hema Care’s California office were not returned today.