The summer season means barbeques, get togethers and fireworks. Its good business for one local merchant. Shawn Cunningham reports. Dave Basely and his associate Rob Kierstead are putting up BOOMER, the Inflatable Gorilla. He’s a big customer draw to Pyrocity Maine’s Presque Isle store. And right now, business is good. Corrie Kierstead is the Pyrocity […]
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine Gov. Paul LePage has vetoed a bill that would’ve placed some limits on fireworks use. LePage said the bill that would’ve restricted the use of fireworks before noon and clarified that their irresponsible use could represent disorderly conduct represented “heavy-handed regulations.” He also said the bill “seeks to roll back […]
Later this week, many folks will be celebrating Independence Day by setting off a few fireworks. While this activity can be fun, it can also be dangerous. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari has more on what stores are doing to inform consumers of the rules.