Franklin Health reminds community that kindness matters

Franklin Health Care understands navigating health care, especially during a pandemic, can be frustrating. Kindness matters now more than ever. This holiday season, the Farmington-based…

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HealthReach practices recognized for obesity prevention

PHOTO: Belgrade Regional Health Center is one of seven HealthReach practices named a “Site of Distinction” for its work on obesity prevention. (Maureen Milliken photo)…

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OP-ED: Franklin Community Health takes on COVID-19 capacity challenges

By Ross Isacke, D.O. There was some sobering news recently regarding our health care system, including here at Franklin Community Health Network. At a news…

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Five MaineHealth hospitals get Leapfrog ‘A’ grades

PORTLAND – Franklin Memorial Hospital, Maine Medical Center, Mid Coast Hospital, Pen Bay Medical Center and Southern Maine Health Care have each received a fall…

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Kennebec Behavioral Health fifth annual fundraiser is virtual Dec. 4

WATERVILLE – Kennebec Behavioral Health is hosting its fifth annual fundraiser, “A Night IN,” featuring a virtual magic show for adults, at 7 p.m., Saturday,…

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Mt. Blue Garden Club final meeting of the year is Nov. 16

FARMINTON — The Mt. Blue Area Garden Club will close the 2021 year with a meeting at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, at Trinity United…

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Tumbledown/Mount Blue management plan virtual public meeting is Dec. 1

AUGUSTA – The state Bureau of Public Lands is seeking comments on the final draft plan for the Tumbledown/Mount Blue Region with a virtual public…

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Rumford logging company honored by PLC

BANGOR – A Rumford logging company received the Professional Logging Contractors of Maine President’s Award at the organization’s 25th annual meeting Friday, Oct. 29. The…

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Otis FCU employees spread kindness through region

PHOTO: Otis Federal Credit Union staff taking part in random acts of kindness on International Credit Union Day included, from left, Kim Turner, president/CEO; Brenda…

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Adult learners scholarship available to Franklin County residents

ELLSWORTH — Adult learners from Franklin County who are returning to school for post-secondary education are eligible to apply for the Hugh and Elizabeth Montgomery…

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