Latest Penobscot County, Maine Stories

2014-12-01 23:08:05

The Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning play will be performed on December 5, 6 and 7 in the Gracie Black Box Theatre on Husson University's Bangor, Maine campus. Bangor,

2014-05-02 23:10:02

Apple and Husson University’s New England School of Communications’ joined together with Aruba Networks and Fairpoint Communications to present Cool2Career - an educational event designed

2012-05-23 23:02:48

Family fun in the sun shines bright this summer with kids’ half-price whitewater rafting on Maine's Kennebec and Penobscot Rivers with Northern Outdoors - Maine's premier Adventure Resort

2011-02-21 09:00:00

MADISON, Wis., Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- RMT, Inc. (RMT) was recently awarded a Best of State Award for Engineering Excellence from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Wisconsin Chapter and a National ACEC Recognition Award.

2009-07-28 22:05:46

Canadian logging companies routinely violate laws by hiring foreign loggers to work in Maine and discouraging local ones from applying, a state official says. In a letter to the U.S.

2009-01-21 10:55:00

BANGOR, Maine, January 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bangor, Maine-based leading agency Anastasia International has found out that American men spend record number of hours on the phone with their Russian soulmates. The agency specialized in introducing Russian and Ukrainian women to foreign men, announced that 100,000 phone calls have been placed through its Phone Translation Center since April, 2003. The Phone Translation service is one of the oldest services provided by Anastasia...

2008-10-13 15:00:30

By JONI AVERILL One unfortunate aspect of these busy times, as many of us recognize, is the inability of groups and organizations to sustain their memberships and continue to implement their goals and objectives.

2008-10-13 15:00:19

BREWER - The Brewer Hometown Band will perform a program of music including TV and movie themes at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12, at Brewer Auditorium. The concert will feature door prizes and refreshments. Admission is free though donations will be accepted. (c) 2008 Bangor Daily News.

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  • Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.
The word 'marcescent' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to wither'.