Sabattus Legion Post 135 community breakfast is Feb. 2

SABATTUS — The American Legion Harry J. Conway Post 135 will hold its monthly public Community Breakfast from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 2,…

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Farmer, gardener training for veterans begins Jan. 13 at Togus

AUGUSTA — Military veterans and family members interested in small-scale farming for market sales will begin a free 30-week training program, which will meet twice…

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Sarah Sherman named to veterans bureau post

AUGUSTA – The Maine Bureau of Veterans’ Services recently announced that Sarah Sherman, a native of Midcoast Maine, has been named the Bureau’s director of…

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Topsham VFW post shows appreciation to Embrace-A-Vet

TOPSHAM — Rev. Joseph Lamarre Memorial VFW Post 2197 recently attended an Embrace-A-Vet training session for rescue dogs and veterans in Topsham. The program places…

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Buckfield American Legion Post 58 looks to welcome new members

BUCKFIELD — American Legion Post 58 Buckfield looks forward to welcoming new members in the new year, now that its membership eligibility guidelines have changed….

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Veterans benefit from annual Oxford fundraiser

OXFORD — Over the last five years, guests of Oxford Casino Hotel & Event Center have donated more than $150,000 to the Veterans First fundraiser,…

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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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