Category Archives: Greater Bangor

Orono Brewing Company is on the move

  Orono Brewing Company, the Orono-based craft brewery, announced Monday morning that, pending town approval, it would purchase and then expand into a 10,000 square foot industrial building on the banks of the Penobscot River. The building, located at 61 Margin St., was formerly the home of a rock crushing facility owned by Lane Construction, […]

A little snow makes no difference: Gifford’s Ice Cream Stands open this Friday, with free cones

Robins appearing, the days getting longer, Girl Scout Cookies arriving, perhaps a crocus or two. These are the signs of spring. But in Maine, we’ve got another sign of spring: the opening day for Gifford’s Ice Cream Stands across the state. The five Gifford’s locations in Bangor, Auburn, Farmington, Skowhegan and Waterville will open for business […]