Togus VA center to hold open house for veterans, their families Dec. 14

AUGUSTA — VA Maine Healthcare System in Togus invites veterans and their families to an open house, from 9 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Dec. 14,…

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Brig. Gen. Drummond retires from Maine National Guard

AUGUSTA — The Adjutant General for Maine, Maj. Gen. Douglas A. Farnham, recognized Brig. Gen. Dwaine Drummond in a retirement ceremony on Dec. 7 attended…

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National Guard command team visits deployed Mainers over Thanksgiving

POWIDZ, POLAND — Maj. Gen. Douglas Farnham, the adjutant general of the Maine National Guard, paid a holiday visit to the 286th Combat Sustainment Support…

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Maine veterans service agencies to host Wabanaki cultural awareness training Dec. 5

AUGUSTA — The Maine Bureau of Veterans’ Services and the VA Maine Healthcare System will cohost the state’s first-ever Wabanaki cultural awareness training, focusing on…

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Waterville Veterans Day parade

The Winslow Police Honor Guard marches in the annual Waterville Veteran’s Day parade oon Nov. 11. (Mark Huard/ Owner of Central Maine Photography photo)

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Maine National Guard host regional disaster response training

BRUNSWICK — Approximately 160 soldiers andaAirmen from Maine, New Hampshire and Rhode Island took part in a semi-annual exercise at the former Brunswick Naval Air…

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Lisbon grad Miller headed to France with help from Legion Post 158

By Brian Govang LISBON — American Legion Post 158 recently held a benefit spaghetti lunch for Ciera Miller’s upcoming journey to France. For those of…

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Fundraising breakfast at Sabattus American Legion Post 135 is Dec. 1

SABATTUS — The American Legion Harry J. Conway Post 135 will hold its monthly public Community Breakfast from 7:20 to 10 a.m. Sunday, Dec 1,…

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Red Cross supports veterans with critical services

The American Red Cross recognizes veterans and offers support to them, both on Veterans Day and every day, the organization said, in commemoration of Veterans…

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Kennebec Valley Garden Club honors veterans

Every year the Kennebec Valley Garden Club honors veterans past and present by placing a wreath at the Blue Star Markers at the Veterans Cemetery…

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