Author Archive: April Loveland
Community members packed the banquet hall at the Caribou Inn & Convention Center. They gathered to recognize ordinary people who have done extraordinary things. “The American Red Cross wanted to have an event that is related to it’s mission, to help others, prevent, prepare and respond to disasters. So this is why we’re here this morning […]
BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A company that bakes doughnuts and other treats for dozens of Dunkin’ Donuts franchises in central and eastern Maine is planning a new facility that could more than double capacity and create dozens of jobs. Bangor CPL, which makes the treats for 39 stores, is at capacity and plans to build a […]
PHILADELPHIA (AP) – The investigation is expected to intensify today into what caused an Amtrak train to derail outside Philadelphia, killing at least five people and injuring dozens. Federal investigators are expected to comb through the wreckage. The incident has shut down the nation’s busiest rail corridor.
The City of Presque Isle has received a grant from ‘Project Canopy’ for $8 thousand dollars. The grant is for tree planting in the downtown. According to Deputy City Manager, Martin Puckett, the grant will allow them to remove some of the dead or dying trees in the area, and replant fifteen new ones. The […]
NEW YORK – Verizon is buying AOL for about (Canadian) $4.4 billion in a friendly deal that advances the telecom’s push in both mobile and advertising fields. AOL owns The Huffington Post, TechCrunch, Engadget, MAKERS and AOL.com. A Verizon spokesman says the AOL business will continue to be under the leadership of its chairman and chief executive, […]