Collective member Suzanne Anderson of Yikes! Studio is a polymer clay jewelry artist whose art is fun, elegant and innovative. Her latest project is a fundraiser for the international nonprofit organization Heifer International, whose work empowers women and families with the gift of livestock animals. Suzanne is raffling off a … Continue reading
An interview with some members of the Bangor, Maine bass players’ group Bassists 4 Bassists. Group co-founder Brad O’Brien was not present.
How much has changed since MSNA unionized nurses in Bangor, Maine voted to strike last winter? The nurses’ employer, EMMC, is still unwilling to compromise and find a solution to nurses’ concerns about safe staffing. Overworked nurses have grown concerned that patient care may be seriously affected by poor nurse-to-patient … Continue reading
The Bangor Media Collective is collaborating with The Maine Edge on a monthly photography contest. May’s theme is Maine in Spring. The subject of the photos should capture the season in a way that uniquely reflects on the state. The winner will be published in the May 18 issue of … Continue reading
By now you have likely heard about the crisis going on at Eastern Maine Medical Center (EMMC), the largest hospital in our area and the largest employer north of Bath. But you may not have heard from those who do the work–the nurses themselves. On Monday, April 25 at 6pm … Continue reading