Bang Pop 

It was a comic book lover’s dream Sunday at the Spectacular Events Center in Bangor.The third annual Bang Pop, Comic and Pop Culture Con took place.There were comic book creators, writers and artists on hand.And plenty of merchandise and collectibles.Organizers say one of the big attractions was the exclusive replica of Joe Hill’s Locke and Key Series, the echo key, which was debuted at the event.They say the event draws a variety of folks of all ages.” You get to sort of get in touch with where the roots are for comic books. Being able to meet creators and learn how to break into the business yourself. What to do and not to do.”Organizers say they event has continued to grow each year, a trend they hope continues.