Holiday

Should Maine Rename Columbus Day?
News broke today that the City of Bangor has decided to rename Columbus Day "Indigenous Peoples' Day," and there seem to be wicked strong opinions on both sides of this issue.
July 4th Traffic
State Police will utilize additional troopers, unmarked cruisers and their airplane in traffic enforcement efforts during the July 4th holiday week.
P.I.'s Holiday Light Parade
Some changes to the 26th annual Presque Isle Holiday Light Parade on Saturday will help ensure a pedestrian-friendly environment and promote the spirit of a street festival, according to Kim Smith, Public Information Officer for the City of Presque Isle.
Checkpoints in Fort Fairfield
If you're planning on drinking and driving this upcoming Labor Day weekend, you might want to think again.
The Fort Fairfield Police Department would like to inform all motorists that there will be drunk driving checkpoints throughout Fort Fairfield on Friday, September 4th.
Shriners Spread Cheer
Aroostook County  -  Good cheer and the spirit of the Holiday Season were recently delivered to patients and residents of several central Aroostook area healthcare facilities by members of the Aroostook County Shrine Club who were joined by a special visitor from the North Pole.
Lights of Life Trees
Aroostook County  -  The downtowns of two central Aroostook County communities shine a bit brighter heading into the holiday season with the official lighting of the Lights of Life tree on Main Street in Presque Isle and the community tree in Fort Fairfield this past weekend.
Turkey Dinner Tradition
Aroostook County  -  Each year, patients of TAMC’s County Dialysis Center receive a box complete with a turkey dinner and all the trimmings thanks to the generosity of TAMC employees, donors and the legacy of a former dialysis patient who passed away four years ago.
2014 PI Light Parade
Aroostook County -  The Star City will shine even brighter than it usually does the first weekend in December when northern Maine’s largest Holiday Light Parade, sponsored by Emera Maine, and a host of other activities surrounding the annual event  are set to mark the seaso…

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