Sports & Recreation

Seventh Annual Bangor Walk to Defeat ALS® set for August 23

Seventh Annual Bangor Walk to Defeat ALS® set for August 23
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The 7th Annual Bangor Walk to Defeat ALS® will take place at Hayford Park on Thirteenth Street, Saturday, August 23. Registration will open at 7:30 a.m. The Walk will begin at 10:00 a.m. following guest speakers from The Jackson Laboratory and The ALS Association’s Northern New England office.

End of Summer Safe Eating

End of Summer Safe Eating

The countdown to fall may have arrived, but there is still plenty of time left to enjoy eating, cooking and playing outside. Here are some simple tips and strategies for handling and storing food so the fun can keep going on both before and after your picnic, barbecue, or camping trip. Read more ...

Buckle your helmets ladies. Olive Spankins will teach you how to skate like a roller derby pro!

Buckle your helmets ladies. Olive Spankins will teach you how to skate like a roller derby pro!

As far back as she can remember Lisa Bassett loved to roller skate. Her mother Linda Clark was always chauffeuring Lisa and her friends to the local rink. Never an invitation to join them, of course. It was just, "Drop us off and pick us up Mom!"

Feeling too grumpy or stressed out to exercise? Think again!

Feeling too grumpy or stressed out to exercise? Think again!

A little exercise can go a long way in reducing stress and making you feel good, along with its many other health benefits — improving/maintaining physical fitness, preventing disease and treating symptoms.  Read more ...