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Emily Burnham

About Emily Burnham

Emily Burnham is a Maine native, UMaine graduate, proud Bangorian and a writer and editor for Bangor Metro Magazine, the Weekly and the Bangor Daily News, where she's worked since 2004. She reports on everything from local bands to local food to all the cool things going on in the Greater Bangor area. In her quest for stories, she's seen countless concerts and plays, been lobster fishing, interviewed celebrities, hung out with water buffalo and played in a ukulele orchestra. She's interested in everything that happens in Maine. Albums for review are accepted digitally only; please no CDs.

Crews renovating downtown Bangor building discover Greek-inspired tiled walls, other surprises


The tile-front building located at 20 State St. in downtown Bangor was recently purchased by local entrepreneur Emily Tilton, and this week, crews have been inside, completely renovating the interior of the four-story property, built in 1911. During that process, they have made some surprising discoveries. First off — and most interestingly — are the walls […]