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American Cancer Society Offers Unique Wedding Favors Program

American Cancer Society Offers Unique Wedding Favors Program

 

Are you getting married? The American Cancer Society’s Wedding Favors program offers couples a unique way to honor guests with beautiful scrolls or acknowledgement cards indicating that a donation has been made in place of traditional wedding favors. Customized with the name of a loved one lost to cancer or one currently undergoing treatment, our favors will add meaning to your big day. To learn more, visit: www.acsweddingscrolls.org

Oxford Casino Donates to Community Table

Oxford Casino Donates to Community Table

Oxford Casino donates $2,500 as a designated gift to The Progress Center’s Community Table program (Norway, ME). Oxford Casino General Manager, Jack Sours commented, “We are committed to helping at risk individuals and families in our region especially when it comes to assisting with their basic food needs.”  He added, “Contributing to The Progress Center’s Community Table program is a great way to partner with an agency that does a great job of serving many with the limited resources it has.”

Kristin Benedix, Executive Director for the Progress Center said, “The Oxford Casino’s donation will make significant contribution to serving several families in the greater Oxford County area.” She further added, “This donation will go a long way to advance the good service that is done through our Community Table program.  Thank you Oxford Casino.”

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BikeMaine-- a 7-Day cycling event is the first in New England

BikeMaine-- a 7-Day cycling event is the first in New England

BikeMaine, a seven-day, 400 mile rolling celebration of Maine will run September 7 through 14. 

PHOTOS: Follow Tim Goff as he participates in #BikeMaine

The loop route, which begins and ends inOrono, will see cyclists camping in the following host communities: Orono, Dover-Foxcroft, Belfast, Castine, Bar Harbor (two nights) and Camp Jordan (Ellsworth).  A map of

Maine McDonald's High School All-Star Games

Maine McDonald's High School All-Star Games

In celebration of 25 years, you don't want to miss this year's EAST vs. WEST basketball action on Saturday, March 9 at Newman Gymnasium at Husson University in Bangor.

High school all-stars from across the state come together to put on a amazing show for you, complete with slam-dunk and foul shooting contests.

Your ticket is good for all Four action packed games.  Enjoy all the games with your friends, family and teammates!

All net proceeds benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities® of Maine.