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High school, college schedule; swim results

Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL Boys Hockey Bangor at Brewer, at UMaine, 5:15 p.m. Cheverus at Lewiston, 6:50 p.m. Gardiner at Edward Little, 6 p.m. John Bapst at Waterville, 7:30 p.m. Lawrence/Skowhegan/MCI at Maranacook/Winthrop/Madison, 7:40 p.m. Boys Basketball Carrabec at Telstar, 7 p.m. Deer Isle-Stonington at Greenville, 7 p.m. East Grand at Highview Christian, 7:15 p.m. […] …read more

A taste of the “Garden State” comes to Bangor in Jersey’s Subs & Sweets

A taste of the

BANGOR -The Jersey-style is embedded in Jason Coleman’s blood.

“It’s something I grew up on. My dad was born and raised in Jersey,” he said Tuesday. “His first couple of business were delis. And I’ve always enjoyed a Jersey sub.”

That’s why the Orono High School boys basketball coach decided to sell his ownership stake in the Orono bar The Roost to his brother, and open Jersey’s Subs & Sweets in downtown Bangor. The store, which opened Monday, sold 77 subs in its first day of …read more

Flood watch in place statewide

Flood watch in place statewide

STATEWIDE – There’s a flood watch in place across the state until tomorrow morning. Officials are keeping an eye on the freezing rain and elevating temperatures.

“We really urge people to pay attention to alerts and warnings that come from the National Weather Service or where ever you may get your weather information,” said Susan Faloon, the public information officer for Maine Emergency Management Agency (MEMA).

With the constant flux in temperatures over the past few weeks, officials are concerned about flooding in the state.

“The ice jams are pretty big, they can get worse,” said Faloon. “We can start to …read more