Bangor broadcasting legend George Hale was honored in an unusual way, Tuesday night.
He was “roasted” by other local celebrities during a special taping of The Nite Show with Danny Cashman.
A bus filled with free children’s books stopped in Bangor Tuesday.
“Bess the Book Bus” was parked outside the Citgo on High St. as part of a nation-wide initiative, aimed at encouraging kids to read.
Augusta Police are looking for a man, they believe, tried to rob two pharmacies Tuesday.
Just before 6:00 p.m., officers were called to the Rite Aid on North Belfast Ave.
Witnesses tell investigators a man walked into the store and demanded prescription drugs through a threatening note, then ran without taking anything.
According to the Farmer’s Almanac, the height of a hornets’ nest is an indicator of how high the snowfall will be.
Behind a home on the Athens Road in Hartland, folks noticed this hornets’ nest that sits between 20 to 25 feet off the ground.
For two years, the Bangor Humane Society has been helping Penobscot County residents get their felines spayed and neutered with money from the Belvedere Fund through Maine Community Foundation.
West Market Square has been undergoing a makeover for most of the summer.
One of the finished renovations is wider sidewalks which will make for a better outdoor dining experience.
Firefighters from seven towns were called to the Portside Grill in downtown Bar Harbor Tuesday.
Crews worked to extinguish the fully engulfed building before the flames could spread to nearby buildings.
Police say the driver of an SUV lost control of her vehicle on Surry Road, rolling it over into a ditch.
They’re still trying to figure out exactly what happened.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Average gas prices in Maine have fallen less than a penny per gallon in the last week.
The average price of a gallon of gas in Maine on Monday was $3.49 a gallon, down 13.1 cents from one month ago, according to gasbuddy.com.
Ruby red slippers aren’t the only thing that completes Dorothy in The Wizard of Oz.
There’s also her furry friend Toto.
The Penobscot Theatre Company in Bangor is in search of that special dog who can handle the spotlight.
A movie that was filmed in Millinocket last fall is making its premiere in Bangor this week.
“Child of Grace” is the second movie made in Maine for Writer/Director Ian McCrudden and Actor/Producer Thomas Hildreth, they made “Islander” on Vinalhaven 8 years ago.
A man from Waterville accused of making up a story about trying to save two siblings from the Kennebec River pleaded not guilty Tuesday.
32-year-old Jon Duffy is charged with filing a false public report.
The second annual Lake George and Somerset Sports and Fitness Sprint Triathlon is less than two weeks away and folks are running out of time to register.
The event starts off at Lake George Regional Park in Skowhegan with a 1/4 mile swim. Competitors then take a 15 mile bike ride before finishing up with a 3.5 mile run.
Twenty-six jobs will be eliminated in early October as the Garelick Farms milk distribution facility in Hermon closes.
Corporate officials confirmed this afternoon they will instead contract with a third party distributor.
Fourteen people left homeless by a fire that destroyed a multi-unit apartment building in Millinocket yesterday returned to the scene today to try to recover what they could.
Thomas Wark was taking a nap in his Wassau Street apartment Monday afternoon when he got a rude awakening.
RUMFORD, Maine (AP) — A more than seven-hour police standoff in Rumford has ended peacefully.
Chief Stacy Carter says the standoff ended at about 4:30 a.m. Tuesday without shots being fired.
ATHENS, Maine (AP) — Authorities say the operator of an all-terrain vehicle has been flown to a hospital colliding with a jeep in Athens.
Fire Chief Travis Thompson says the accident was reported just before 3 p.m. Monday on a private road.
KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) — An oil spill in Kennebunkport is expected to take a couple more days to clean up.
A sheen on the water off the village of Cape Porpoise was first reported Sunday night.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine Gov. Paul LePage and the two candidates vying to replace him will lay out their positions on energy and the environment at an event this month.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Democratic candidate Mike Michaud’s campaign is getting a boost from former President Bill Clinton.
Clinton will be rallying the party faithful and raising money for Michaud and the Maine Democratic Party at events on Tuesday evening at the Portland Exposition Building.