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UMaine’s Mack named AP first team All-American

University of Maine sophomore running back Josh Mack has been named a first team Associated Press Football Championship Subdivision All-American. Mack, a finalist for the STATS Walter Payton Award that goes to the FCS Offensive Player of the Year, is the 46th Black Bear to earn All-American honors since 1947 but one of just a […] …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News


Holiday seafood sales help coastal economy

Holiday seafood sales help coastal economy

SOUTHWEST HARBOR – Tourism may be decreasing in Downeast Maine, but seafood sales see a steady increase during the holidays.

One seafood dealer is getting ready for the onrush of orders.

Santa isn’t the only “Claus” on everyone’s mind lately.

At Beal’s Lobster Pier, workers are getting ready for what they call the “Christmas rush”.

“We do a lot of FedEx, UPS orders from online and we’re finally starting to get that off the ground,” said Emery Bamford, general manager of Beal’s Lobster Pier.

The company ships to restaurants and individuals across the country.

“We do packaged boxes of live lobster, cooked lobster, frozen scallops, haddock,” …read more

Source: FOX 22/ABC 7


Bangor, Brewer high school swim results

Swimming HIGH SCHOOL At Husson, Bangor Bangor boys 133, Brewer 35 200 Yard Medley Relay: 1, Bangor ‘A’ (Derek Irish, Ethan Grover, Victor Leong, Austin Cook), 2:10.51. 2, Bangor ‘C’ (Daniel Adam, Jesse Karnes, Matt Smith, Jeffrey Burns), 2:15.89. 3, Brewer ‘A’ (Dakota Grover, Brendan Grover, Noah Tibbetts, Jacob Harper),2:16.66. 200 Freestyle: 1, Brendan Martin, […] …read more

Source: Bangor Daily News