Bangor City Councilor Cleared by Ethics Board

Jan 30, 2018

Bangor's Board of Ethics sided unanimously Tuesday night with Bangor City Councilor Cary Weston, who had become the target of an ethics probe after he came forward to disclose his public relations firm's business dealings with the city-funded Greater Bangor Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB).

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The mayors of Bangor, Maine, and Bangor, Pa. have placed a wager on the upcoming Super Bowl game between the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles.

Bangor, Maine Mayor Ben Sprague is placing a host of Maine-centric items on the line, including a box of whoopee pies, a blueberry pie and a collection of Stephen King books.

Bangor, Pa. Mayor Brooke Kerzner is wagering two slate boards for the game quoits, which is similar to horseshoes, as well as beer, chocolate and coffee.

Maine Public TV Air Times:
Thur., July 6 at 10:00 pm
Sat., July 8 at 11:00 am

Relive this epic story as it unfolds through rare, archival black and white and color film footage of Bangor and Aroostook steam and diesel power in action, century-old photographs of the line’s construction era, and on-camera appearances by retired employees. This railroad forged an iron link between America’s rugged Northeast and the rest of the nation. See the road’s freight and passenger trains as they highball through Maine’s scenic railroad vistas!

Celebrating farm fresh!
Saturday, November 23 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm
Sunday, November 24 from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm
Cross Insurance Center, 100 Dutton Street in Bangor

BANGOR, Maine_ Bangor police have taken two men into custody and charged them with murder in the shooting death of a man at a Center Street apartment on Friday morning.

BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ Police say one person was killed and another was seriously injured in a shooting at an apartment house in Bangor.

BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ Maine authorities are investigating after a body was recovered from the Penobscot River.

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 The celebration of music, arts, crafts, and folk life continues today with performances live from three stages on the Bangor Waterfront.

Mugshots for Randall Daluz and Nicholas Sexton
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The trial of two men accused of killing three Maine residents whose bodies were found in a burning car is set to open in Bangor.

Randall Daluz and Nicholas Sexton are charged in Penobscot County with three counts of murder and one count of starting a fire with the intent to destroy property. Jury selection begins Monday.

Authorities have said the victims were shot before the car was torched Aug. 13, 2012, amid a drug dispute.