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Thursday, July 22, 2021
Bar Harbor, Maine – Bar Harbor Bank & Trust has named 15 recent high school graduates as recipients of the Bank’s 2021 Career Technology Education Scholarship. The $1,000 award is presented to students in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont who attended a technical career program as part of their high school curriculum and are planning to attend college or a technical school after ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Please Join us for the Boots2Roots Workforce Attraction Campaign Kickoff EventPartnering to meet Maine's Workforce Shortage with Proven Military TalentDetailsThe TarratineBangor, MEOctober 13th, 2021 5:30-7:30 PMRegistration links atBangor Event RegistrationHear from Michael Bourque, President & CEO of MEMIC – A Boots2Roots 5-Star PartnerJoin us to:~ Learn about how Boots2Roots is partnering to ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Bangor, Maine – Kara Page has been promoted to Branch Relationship Manager for Bar Harbor Bank & Trust’s branch located on Main Street in Bangor, Maine. In this role, she leads a team of banking professionals to provide solutions and guidance to help individuals, families, and businesses in the community meet their financial goals.   Kara has nine years of experience in the financial services ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, July 12, 2021
Certificate is ideal for individuals who want to become park rangers, fish and game wardens or environmental protection and enforcement professionals BANGOR, MAINE – July 7, 2021 – Husson University announced today that it is launching a new certificate program in conservation law enforcement. Live on-campus classes for this new certificate program will begin on August 30 as part of the upcoming ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, July 06, 2021
These certificates give students a chance to earn a credential in a specialized field of study with just four or five college courses  BANGOR, MAINE – July 6, 2021 – After reviewing the academic result of the 2020-2021 school year, Husson University noticed an important trend among its students in the College of Business and the New England School of Communications. As a prelude to earning ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Friday, July 02, 2021
Memorandum of Understanding covers certificate, undergraduate degree and graduate degree programs  BANGOR, MAINE– July 2, 2021 – Hannaford Supermarkets and Husson University are working together to help Hannaford’s employees earn professional certificates, undergraduate degrees and graduate degrees. Students have the choice of taking courses online or attending classes at Husson University’s ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
R. H. Foster Energy, LLC, a Maine based, family-owned company has acquired a landmark Bangor business, Tri-City Pizza. The Bangor business has been for sale since at least April when local media reported it.  “We are thrilled that Tri-City Pizza is becoming a part of the R. H. Foster family”, said Katie Foster, Executive Manager at R. H. Foster. "Both R. H. Foster and Tri City Pizza began doing ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Fun Facts, Community, Press Release
Friday, June 25, 2021
Challenger Learning Center of MaineContact Kirsten Hibbard, Executive Director990-2900 x4 / 207-949-9017 cell (preferred) khibbard@astronaut.org June 25, 2021 For immediate release CHALLENGER LEARNING CENTER CELEBRATES NEW SUMMER CAMP SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES SPONSORED BY THE COLE LAND TRANSPORTATION MUSEUM. BANGOR, MAINE - The Challenger Learning Center of Maine is pleased to announce it will be ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
Organizations to work together to help promote awareness of speakers professional networking and mentoring opportunities  BANGOR, MAINE – June 22, 2021 – Husson University announced today that it is partnering with the Financial Planning Association of Northern New England (FPA NNE) to help support students pursing their Certified Financial Planner™ (CFP®) designation by elevating awareness of ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, June 22, 2021
DIRIGO READS TO DOUBLE NUMBER OF STUDENTS RECEIVING BOOKS NEXT YEAR24 additional schools added for 2021-2022 school year BANGOR, ME – Dirigo Reads, a program that aims to put a book in the hands of every Maine first grader each month during the school year by 2025, is announcing the addition of 24 schools that will participate in the program during the next school year. This brings the total ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, April 22, 2021
New Bachelor of Science in extended reality (XR) degree to produce specialized virtual and augmented reality professionals who are ready to meet the demands of research and entertainment organizations, educational institutions, and industry.BANGOR, MAINE – April 22, 2021 – Husson University announced today that its Board of Trustees approved the creation of a new degree program for students ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Thursday, March 25, 2021
  Downeast Toyota and Toyota Motor North America Support EMCC StudentsBangor, ME - Eastern Maine Community College (EMCC) was pleased to accept a donation of $2,500 from Downeast Toyota which was matched by Toyota Motor North America, totaling a $5,000 donation. Kevin Kelly, General Manager at Downeast Toyota says of the decision to donate to EMCC, "Downeast Toyota has had the opportunity to hire ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, March 19, 2021
News Release Healthcare Heroes featured in 2020 Northern Light Health Annual  Report.   Brewer, Maine (March 17, 2021) There are many things about 2020 we would all  like to forget, but there are plenty of things worth remembering too. Throughout Northern Light Health, our healthcare workers showed courage, strength, and  perseverance to guide our patients and communities through an ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, February 15, 2021
Curaleaf Bangor Makes $5,000 Donation to Maine Veteran's Project Bangor, ME - In honor of their grand opening at 829 Hogan Road in Bangor, ME, Curaleaf Bangor made a generous donation of $5,000 to support the Maine Veteran's Project. Pictured from the left are Scott Reed, General Manager of Curaleaf and Doc Goodwin, President of the Maine Veteran's Project. For more information on CuraLeaf ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, January 11, 2021
Beal College is Now Beal UniversityWith their 130th anniversary on the horizon, Beal College is excited to announce a major development. Effective December 28, 2020, Beal College changed its name to Beal University. While Beal’s official name is changing, their identity and core values will remain the same. The University will still uphold its dedication to excellence in education, with an ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Thursday, December 10, 2020
New Distillery Opens in Bangor Area After 5 years of enduring efforts, and relentless determination, The Devil’s Half Acre Distillery has finally opened. They are extremely excited to announce the release of Jigger & Jones American Gin – Maine’s only veteran made Gin. The team members are standing in a patch of wild juniper berry bushes – one of three on 500 acres of family land. The berries ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release

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