Archive for the 'Local Coverage' Category

21 Sep

Video from End Violence Together

Mary Ellen’s powerful talk is voice over the setting up for the rally. The rally itself (which includes Mary Ellen’s talk begins @ l7 minutes and 38 seconds. See also WLBZ Channel 2 coverage of End Violence Together

12 Aug

Hiroshima/Nagasaki Commemoration Coverage

05 Oct

Local Media Coverage from End Violence Together (9/27/2014)

Channel 5 coverage of End Violence Rally and March Channel 7 news coverage of today’s End Violence Rally and March Photos by Ron Davis and Katie Greenman can be seen at http://peacectr.org/wp/calendar/peace-and-justice-center-events/evtphotos/

25 Apr

20 Years of HOPE Festivals w/Mike Howard-Radio Interview

This podcast is from Pulse Radio Morning Show. Host Don Cookson interviews Steering Committee member Mike Howard, which begins at 1:02:07 in the recording: http://www.wzonthepulse.com/podcast/Apr24.mp3  

02 Dec

Paintings for Peace Exhibit

Now Open through Monday, December 23rd Kay Carter will display her paintings at the Peace & Justice Center, 96 Harlow Street, Bangor. The paintings will be for sale with 50% of the proceeds going to the Center. In addition, the proceeds from any sales thru her web site (www.KayCarterPaints.com) during the same time period will […]

04 Apr

“Budget for All – Why Not?”

Teach-in  with Alliance for the Common Good Sunday, April 7th from 12:30 – 5 pm Bangor Lounge, University of Maine Memorial Union. Speakers   Margaret Flowers, co-founder of Mobilization for Heath Care Reform, board member of Heathcare-Now and Kevin Zeese, President of Common Sense Drug Policy; steering committee of the Bradley Manning Support Network. Thank you to all […]

21 Feb

Press Conference: Bring Our War Dollar$$ HOME!

Friday, March  l8th, 12 noon at the P&J Center, 96 Harlow St, STE 100, Bangor Join us at the Peace & Justice Center of Eastern Maine to mark the  anniversary of the “shock and awe” bombing of Iraq in 2003, the on-going occupation of Iraq and the endless  war in Afghanistan.

27 Sep

Friday October 1st Press Conference

in support of the March/Rally “One Nation Working Together for Jobs, Justice and Education for All” in Washington D.C., Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at the Lincoln Memorial Press Conference is Friday, October 1st, 2010 in Bangor at the Peace & Justice Center of Eastern Maine, 170 Park Street, from noon to 12:30 PM. An interfaith […]

27 Sep

Press Conference for “One Nation Working Together…”

Come to a press conference in support of the March/Rally “One Nation Working Together for Jobs, Justice and Education for All” in Washington D.C., Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 at the Lincoln Memorial Press Conference is Friday, October 1st, 2010 in Bangor at the Peace & Justice Center of Eastern Maine, 170 Park Street, from noon […]

16 Sep

op ed: “Let’s End America’s Longest War”

published in the Bangor Daily News on September 11, 2010 Peace group gathering to end America’s longest war 9/10/10 08:46 pm  Updated: 9/10/10 09:48 pm Ilze Petersons On the ninth anniversary of 9-11, I recall the disbelief, shock, anger, fear and sadness I felt when I heard of the 3,000 people killed as terrorists used airplanes […]

15 Sep

Video: Walk for Real Security

This is video from our September action. Complete information about it is found HERE. The Bangor Daily News ran a story HERE. Why a Walk for Real Security? Has the endless war on terrorism made us safer than we were after the 9/11 attacks? We are told we cannot afford the cost of providing basic […]

08 Aug

Hiroshima/Nagasaki commemoration coverage

Teevee reports on Hiroshima/Nagasaki event.

19 Mar

March 19 press event

Sixth anniversary of Iraq War “Shock and Awe” bombing began March 19, 2003 ACT VIII: New Strategies for Organizing in the Obama Era at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 120 Park Street, Bangor 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM, Saturday March 21 (THIS SATURDAY!!) The video above is our full Thursday March 19 press event at the […]

17 Sep

Local coverage archive: Mar. 15, 2008

Excellent stories on Bangor Ch. 2 at 6pm and 11pm showing reading of names, Dave Mallett, and good interviews. The total running time for the 6pm story was over two minutes, an eternity on television news! 6 pm Ch. 2 coverage Below is the 11pm news coverage on Ch. 5 and Ch. 2 in Bangor. […]

17 Sep

Local coverage archive: Mar. 14, 2008

Excellent television news coverage for From Every Village Green on both Ch. 5 and Ch. 7 in Bangor this evening. Notice that Ch. 7 used some footage from previous protests shot by yours truly. Click to play:

15 Sep

Sept. 13 rally on Ch. 5 and Bangor Daily News

Great coverage on Ch. 5 and the Bangor Daily News! Bangor Ch. 5 11pm Saturday 9/13 coverage I think it’s pretty good when you can get the teevee to give 1 minute, 10 seconds for peace late on a Saturday night. Thank you very much, Channel 5. BDN coverage In Section B this time Read […]

11 Sep

Sept. 10 news coverage

Channels 5 and 7 carried reports on our Sept. 10 pre-rally news conference. You may click the player below to watch.

05 Jun

Bar Harbor Town Meeting opposes Iran war

On Tuesday June 3, 2008 at the annual Bar Harbor Town Meeting, a resolution was passed which put Bar Harbor on record as opposing a war with Iran unless expressly authorized by Congress. Concerned by the research of Seymour Hersh and other investigative journalists that the Bush administration was preparing to launch an invasion of […]

20 May

MAY 21: Petitions to Snowe & Collins

UPDATED w/Ch. 7 Coverage: Original post: On Wednesday, May 21st we will deliver copies of the signatories to to the petition below to the Bangor offices of Senators Collins and Snowe after a brief press conference at the Center at 11:00 a.m. (not noon as announced earlier). Let us know if you can join us. […]

22 Mar

March rally press coverage

Front-page, above-the-fold story on five-year Iraq Anti-War Actions Click above for the full BDN story Please visit the Media Coverage page at everyvillage-me.us for an extensive archive of newspaper and teevee stories.