JOHN W. NEVINS HARLEM, Ga., and BANGOR John W. Nevins, 85, passed away Sept. 23, 2008, at a Georgia hospital. He was born Sept. 16, 1923, in Lincoln, son of Harry A. and Bernice (Gratton) Nevins.
ELAINE I. NATICKS DOVER-FOXCROFT – Elaine I. Naticks, 90, passed away Sept. 23, 2008, at a local hospital. She was born Dec. 30, 1917, in Monson, the daughter of Joseph and Judith (Olson) Natyks. She …
AGNES MARY MCNEAL WOODLAND, Aroostook County – Agnes Mary (Taggett) McNeal, 69, beloved wife for 38 years to Joseph McNeal, died Sept. 25, 2008, surrounded by her loving family.
WILLIAM W. MCELRAVY SEARSPORT – William W. McElravy, 72, died Sept. 22, 2008, in Bangor. He was born Dec. 22, 1935, in Washington, Pa., son of Henry and Mable (Freeman) McElravy.
KEVIN ALAN MAHON HERMON – Kevin Alan Mahon, 34, passed away Sept. 24, 2008, at a local hospital. He was born May 19, 1974, in Bangor, the beloved son of James and Carolyn (Glidden) Mahon.
ADHEMAR A. MADORE VAN BUREN – Adhemar A. Madore, 87, died Sept. 25, 2008, at the Maine Veterans’ Home, Caribou. He was born April 12, 1921, in Van Buren, the son of Joseph and Rosalie (Lajoie)Madore.
JACOB G. REIFSCHNEIDER PITTSFIELD – Jacob G. Reifschneider, 90, died peacefully Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008, at Sebasticook Valley Hospital, Pittsfield, with family at his side.
PENELOPE ‘POPPY’ DAVIS BANGOR – Penelope “Poppy” Davis, 90, died Sept. 25, 2008, at a Bangor hospital. Services are tentatively scheduled for Sunday evening and Monday.
DANA A. KNIGHT SR. BELFAST – Dana A. Knight Sr., 56, died Sept. 15, 2008, at his residence. He was born Jan. 9, 1952, in Belfast, son of Stanley and Eva (Hood) Knight.
SHIRLEY M. BAILEY COOKE PRINCETON – Shirley M. Bailey Cooke, 98, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2008, at Calais Regional Hospital. Shirley was born Dec. 3, 1909.
ALFREDO AGANA STOCKTON SPRINGS – Alfredo “Fred” Claudio Agana, 74, passed away Sept. 24, 2008, surrounded by his family, at a Boston hospital after a short, but courageous battle with mesothelioma.
NOREEN H. ADAIR HOULTON, SATSUMA, Fla., and LITTLETON – Noreen H. (Guy) Adair, 88, died Sept. 25, 2008, at a local health care facility. She was born Sept. 23, 1920.
ORONO, Maine — Lamir Whetstone was blessed to grow up in a loving and supportive family in his hometown of Trenton, N.J.
Week 4 of the high school football team sees several teams in Eastern Maine Classes A, B and C beginning to emerge from their respective packs, and several other teams facing the reality that their playoff safety nets are disappearing in the wake of some early losses.
The undefeated Camden Hills of Rockport boys soccer team put on a dominant performance Wednesday afternoon, easily defeating a Gardiner team that had come into their midseason clash with just a single loss of its own.
BANGOR, Maine — Brittany Chapman scored the first two goals, and the rest of Bangor’s offense did the rest as the Rams downed rival Brewer 5-2 in field hockey action at Bangor High School Thursday.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — A plan developed Wednesday by regulators will ensure a steady supply of herring for use as bait in Maine’s lobster industry through the remainder of the lobster season.
ROCKLAND, Maine — Three public meetings this week in Ellsworth, Rockland and Portland on sustainable lobster fishing practices and market certification produced the support organizers had wanted.
BANGOR, Maine — Lucy Quimby and other members of the Bangor Land Trust have been working for years to identify both existing and potential multiuse trails throughout the Queen City.
BREWER, Maine — MaineCare’s unmet obligations to hospitals, the state’s contentious certificate of need program, mandatory nurse-to-patient ratios and other indigestibles were on the menu Thursday morning at a breakfast meeting for aspiring lawmakers and the incumbents they hope to unseat.