On Tuesday, August 19, 2014, the Brunswick, Maine Town Council Chairperson released the names of the two finalists for their vacant Town Manager job. Among those on the list was Presque Isle’s City Manager Jim Bennett.
Thursday, April 24 is national Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day and Governor Paul LePage is encouraging Mainers to participate by taking young people, between the ages of 9 and 15, to their workplace for at least part of the day.
He was a quiet software developer in his mid-40’s—a family man—making over $100,000 a year. He showed up to work every day and could be seen with his face glued to his computer screen. But it was all a ruse so he could surf Reddit and watch cat videos.