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Auburn Rescue Mission delivers Easter meals to needy families in Cayuga County

Auburn Rescue Mission delivers Easter meals to needy families in Cayuga County

The Auburn Rescue Mission delivered a total of two hundred Easter meals and baskets to needy families in Cayuga County over the weekend.

Working for the mission, volunteers and staff members prepared and delivered 150 Easter meals and 50 Easter baskets to struggling families on the recently past Sunday. The sincere effort was part of the Auburn Rescue Mission to help families living in transitional housing complexes, hotels and other people in need.

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Fairfield minivan crash leaves Bangor man in serious condition

Fairfield minivan crash leaves Bangor man in serious condition

A Bangor man is in serious condition after his minivan hit a tractor trailer from behind on Interstate 95 (I-95) in Fairfield, Department of Public Safety spokesperson Stephen McCausland said.

McCausland said the accident, occurred at mile 132 of I-95 SB early Saturday morning in Fairfield, left 56-year-old Kenneth Billings with multiple injuries.

The Bangor resident is currently in serious condition at Maine Medical Center in Portland. He was initially taken to Maine General Health in Augusta, but later he was re-transported to Maine Medical Center in Portland.

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Springtime enlivens liquor, street brawls in Bangor

Springtime enlivens liquor, street brawls in Bangor

Springtime in Bangor is partly characterized by young man’s fancy turning to love as well as liquor and anti-social activities like street brawls. Many recommend young women and gentlemen to be prepared to defend themselves while walking on Hancock or Broad streets or some other thoroughfares.

The Bangor Daily News recently reported that the number of arrests by local law enforcement is already on the rise as the loggers from across the nation have started their usual spring pilgrimage to Bangor.

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Icy roads play role in Bangor crash that sent pickup careening into two buildings

Icy roads play role in Bangor crash that sent pickup careening into two building

The car crash in which one car slid into two separate buildings around noon last Friday on State Street in front of the Legacy Sandwich Shop was partly caused by icy roads, Bangor Fire Department officials said.

Bangor Assistant Fire Chief Dennis Nadeau explained that a man pulled out of a parking space, onto the State Street but he didn’t see an oncoming sport utility vehicle (SUV) and was struck broadside.

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Visitors to Bangor waterfront to see some major changes this summer

Visitors to Bangor waterfront to see some major changes this summer

Prospective visitors to Bangor waterfront this summer will likely see some major changes as a new wooden fence along with some other changes are being planned for the concert venue there.

Waterfront Concerts confirmed that a new fence around Darling’s Waterfront Pavilion could be installed before the first show of the season, which is scheduled to take place on 4th of June this year. The concert venue in question is a 16,000-capacity facility along the Penobscot River.

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Security tightened for Masters Tournament in wake of Brussels terrorist attacks

Security tightened for Masters Tournament in wake of Brussels terrorist attacks

Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has assured that tighter security has been planned for the upcoming Masters Tournament, in wake of Brussels terrorist attacks that killed nearly three dozen people and injured many more.

Captain Scott Gay of the sheriff’s office declined to reveal details of the tighter security plan but confirmed that there would be a ban on flying drones from 24th of March through 13th of April.

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Maine airport officials monitoring situation after deadly Brussels attacks

Maine airport officials monitoring situation after deadly Brussels attacks

Tuesday morning deadly attacks in Brussels sent a wave of shock around the globe, prompting security officials in Europe and the United States to remain vigilant for any developments that might affect their citizens’ security.

In Brussels, IS militants conducted a deadly coordinated suicide bombing attack at an airport in the capital city and in a nearby subway, leaving at least 36 people dead and 190 injured.

The deadly attacks prompted Maine airport officials to ensure a stricter vigilance to detect any developments that might hurt security.

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