Maine National Guard’s Jordan receives Legion of Merit award

AUGUSTA — Maine National Guard Adjutant General Maj. Gen. Douglas A. Farnham, presented Col. Brenda Jordan with the Legion of Merit at an award ceremony…

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UMA’s Leclair appointed to Coast Guard security committee

AUGUSTA — Dan Leclair, director of unmanned aircraft systems education and research at the University of Maine at Augusta, has been appointed by the U.S….

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U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors will peform in Fairfield April 7

FAIRFIELD — Lawrence High School will be the central Maine host for the touring U.S. Army Jazz Ambassadors, who will perform in the Williamson Center…

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Maine VA Veterans Creative Arts Competition underway

AUGUSTA — For the 12th year in a row, Recreation Therapy Services at VA Maine Healthcare System, in conjunction with the American Legion Auxiliary, is…

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Maine’s Travis Mills finalist for Congressional Medal of Honor Society’s award

WASHINGTON, D.C.– The Congressional Medal of Honor Society has announced Maine veteran Travis Mills as one of 20 finalists for the society’s Citizens Honors Award.

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Topsham VFW donates to Embrace A Vet’s ‘Paws for Peace’ program

TOPSHAM — The Rev. Joseph Lamarre Memorial VFW Post 2197 has selected the local Embrace A Vet program as its special project for this year….

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Maine Bureau of Veterans Services recognized for homeless vet advocacy

AUGUSTA — The Maine Bureau of Veterans Services received the 2019 Abraham Lincoln Pillar of Excellence Award from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Feb….

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Sampson AFB veterans get-together is March 14

LEWISTON — The March get-together of the Southern Maine Squadron of the Sampson AFBVA will be at noon, Thursday, March 14, at Governors Restaurant, 1185…

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Maine Army National Guard bids Asst. Adj. Corbett goodbye, names Legace to post

AUGUSTA– The Adjutant General for Maine, Maj. Gen. Douglas A. Farnham, recognized Brig. Gen. Hugh T. Corbett in a retirement ceremony attended by family, friends…

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Topsham native says hometown lessons meant Navy success

By Erica R. Gardner Chief mass communication specialist Navy Office of Community Outreach PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii – A Topsham, Maine, native who is serving at…

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