Take a trip into the past – what you can remember of it, that is – with these defunct Bangor bar coasters

PHoto courtesy Rick Haney/Ghosts of Bangor

Rick Haney, creator of the Ghosts of Bangor calendar depicting images of historic Bangor against modern-day Bangor, hasn’t stopped at simply selling the calendars. He’s expanded the offerings on his site, ghostsfobangor.com, to highlight some more recent parts of Bangor’s past: it’s once popular, but now closed, bars and taverns, via a series of ceramic […]

Old Town native filmmaker Aron Gaudet’s new movie, “Crook County,” to be produced by Adam McKay

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Gita Pullapilly and Aron Gaudet, from left, direct Sarah Sutherland in "Beneath the Harvest Sky" filmed in The County in August and September of 2012.

Old Town native Aron Gaudet and his filmmaking partner and wife, Gita Pullapilly, are in the midst of readying¬†production on their third feature film, “Crook County.” It was announced last week that Adam McKay, director of the Oscar-winning film “The Big Short,” has signed on to executive produce the film with his Gary Sanchez Productions […]

Country singer Sam Hunt set for July show at Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion in Bangor

Singer Sam Hunt arrives at the 51st Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas, Nevada April 3, 2016. REUTERS/Steve Marcus

Waterfront Concerts announced its next concert in the 2017 Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion summer season, and it’s country singer Sam Hunt, with guests Maren Morris, Chris Jansen and Ryan Follese, set for Friday, July 21. Tickets for the show go on sale on Friday, Feb. 3 via Ticketmaster. Hunt, who released his multi-platinum, critically-acclaimed, Grammy-nominated debut […]