Ashley Madison Says Business Is Booming

6907410218_54610ba649_k (1) If you felt bad for the folks who work at “discreet encounter” site Ashley Madison, don’t. They’re just fine, apparently. According to this lovely press release, the company behind Ashley Madison, Avid Media, has had “hundreds of thousands of morons who want their info stolen people sign up for the service” since the hack heard round the world.
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Old Town High School Hall of Fame to induct five

OLD TOWN, Maine — Former Old Town High School standout athletes Ed “Tubby” Taylor (Class of 1952), Gloria Burke Boucher (1953), Kelly Thorne DiGulian (1988) and coaches Rod White and Dave Ploch will be inducted into the Old Town High School Hall of Fame during a ceremony Sept. 25 at …

9-year-old who drowned in Mattawamkeag identified

BANGOR, Maine — The 9-year-old girl from Lee who drowned Friday while swimming Mattawamkeag River has been identified as Carissa Jo Babcock, an official from the Maine Warden Service said on Monday afternoon.   Watch bangordailynews.com for updates.

Bruce Faulkner

BREWER – Bruce Faulkner, 48, of Brewer, Maine died Saturday, August 29, 2015 after a long and courageous battle from complications from non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma. Bruce was born December 14, 1966, to Reginald and Claudette Faulkner, sharing his birthday with his father. He attended Brewer schools and was a member of …

Michael Peter McDowell

BANGOR AND HOLDEN – Michael P. McDowell passed away on August 31, 2015 at a Bangor hospital. He was born February 20, 1938 in Calais, Maine, the son of Peter Franklin McDowell and Priscilla (Wheaton) McDowell. Michael spent his boyhood in Princeton, Maine where he learned about sawmills, river driving, …

Reverend Thomas E. Keenan

LAMOINE – On August 28, 2015, the Reverend Thomas E. Keenan was called to his rest and to the glory of the Resurrection promised by the Lord. He was 90 years old. Father Keenan was born June 11, 1925 in Dover, NH the son of Thomas H. and Mary E. …

M. Lucille LaGassey Stampon

GRAY – M. Lucille LaGassey Stampon, of Gray, passed away on August 28th at Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice. Daughter of John and Annie (Violette) LaGassey, Lucille was born on April 25, 1921 in Millinocket. She was predeceased by her husband of 48 years, Peter Stampon, in 1994. Lucille attended …

Joel Leonard Chalou

CARIBOU – Joel Leonard Chalou, 83, passed away peacefully due to prolonged health issues on August 27th, 2015 in Caribou. Joel was born March 9th, 1932 in Ashland the son of Joseph and Ida (Duprey) Chalou. Joel grew up in the North Caribou area and was well known and liked …

Ernest E. Cameron

BUCKSPORT AND BROCKTON, MASS. – Ernest E. Cameron, 71, passed away August 24, 2015 at a Bangor medical center. He was born June 22, 1944 in Brockton, Mass., the son of Ernest and Ina Cameron. He graduated in 1964 from Brockton High School and served in the US Army from …

Wayne Albert Briggs Sr.

OLD TOWN AND SIOUX FALLS – Jesus wrapped His loving arms around Wayne Briggs Sr. on August 26, 2015 and carried him to his heavenly home. He is now free from the bondage of Parkinsons. Wayne worked many years as a logger having his own business, and after retirement drove …