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Veterans Services Officer available in Lincoln beginning on Feb. 2

LINCOLN, Maine — Don Dare, Veterans Services Officer, will be available from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 2 and Thursday, Feb. 16, at the Lincoln VA Outreach Clinic, 99 River Road. The service officer will assist veterans, widows and dependent children to apply for state and federal benefits.

Veterans Services Officer avalable in Newport

NEWPORT, Maine — Don Dare, Veterans Services Officer, will be available from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10 and Thursday, Feb. 23, at the Newport District Court. The service officer will assist veterans, widows and dependent children to apply for state and federal benefits. For more information, call 626-4464.

Service officer available in Dover beginning Feb. 9

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine — Don Dare, Veterans Services Officer, will be available from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 9 and again on Tuesday, Feb. 28, at The Penquis Cap Building, located at 50 North St. The service officer will assist veterans, widows and dependent children to apply for state and federal benefits. For information, [...]

Nominate your employer for the ESGR Freedom Award

ARLINGTON, VA — Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), a Defense Department agency, is calling on Guard and Reserve members to nominate their supportive employers for the 2012 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award before the Jan. 16 deadline. The Freedom award is the Defense Department’s highest recognition for civilian employers supporting [...]

Local veterans invited to free seminar on benefits

BANGOR, Maine — Jacob Lowrey from American Veteran’s Aid will host a free seminar entitled, Aid and Attendance Benefit from the Veterans Administration at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 4, at Sunbury Village, 922 Ohio St. Come learn about this tax-free veterans benefit that will be eligible for wartime veterans and for a surviving spouse of [...]

Veterans services officer available in Dover Foxcroft begining Jan. 12

DOVER FOXCROFT, Maine — Don Dare, veterans service officer, will be available from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12 and again on Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the Penquis Cap Building, 50 North St. The service officer will assist veterans, widows, and dependent children to apply for state and federal benefits. For information, call [...]

Services officer available for assistance in lincoln beginning Jan. 5

LINCOLN, Maine — Don Dare, veterans services officer, will be available¬† from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursdays, Jan. 5 and Jan. 19, at the Lincoln VA Outreach Clinic, 99 River Road. The service officer will assist veterans, widows, and dependent children to apply for state and federal benefits.

Mr. Music and Friends Christmas Show and Supper to be held Dec. 18

PALMYRA, Maine — The first annual Mr. Music and Friends Christmas Show and Supper, to benefit Maine’s homeless veterans, will take place beginning at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18, at the Palmyra Community Center, 4 Madawaska Road. Santa Claus is scheduled to arrive at 4 p.m. followed by a baked bean supper at 6 p.m. [...]

Kno-Wel-Lin recognized as a We Honor Veterans partner

ROCKPORT, Maine — Kno-Wal-Lin Home care and hospice has become a national partner of We Honor Veterans, a pioneering campaign developed by National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs.¬† The resources of We Honor Veterans focus on respectful inquiry, compassionate listening, and grateful acknowledgment, coupled with veteran-oriented education [...]

BAILEYVILLE ANNUAL WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA CEREMONY HONORING OUR VETS.

BAILEYVILLE, Maine — The annual Wreaths Across America ceremony will begin at 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, at the Peoples United Methodist Church, in the Village of Woodland. The ceremony will honor veterans, active service and MIAs and POWs. Following the ceremony, wreaths will be placed for each military branch, MIAs and POWs, at the [...]