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Biggest Turnout for Elks 10th Annual Car Show

Biggest Turnout for Elks 10th Annual Car Show

| July 6, 2015

The Elks 10th Annual Community Celebration also featured a car show. Organizers say it was their best turn out in ten years with over 35 vehicles. Everything from stock cars to tuner cars, to older cars and restored cars. “Well I just think it draws a lot of people together. I know that the car culture, […]

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Elks 10th Annual Community Celebration a Huge Success

Elks 10th Annual Community Celebration a Huge Success

| July 6, 2015

Music, hot dogs and hamburgers, a dunk tank, bounce house and games for the kids. All at this years Elks Community Celebration. “The Elks decided that this was our opportunity to make a positive impact in our community and that we are a very patriotic organization, so this was a great opportunity to give back to our […]

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Madawaska’s Acadian Festival to Run Through the Weekend

Madawaska’s Acadian Festival to Run Through the Weekend

| July 3, 2015

Volunteers are getting ready for a big event in Madawaska. “We just wanted to celebrate the Acadians here in the area. It’s very very important because a lot of us, past families and you know a lot of Acadians. You know, we just wanted to celebrate the heritage,” says Jane Carter, the President of the Acadian […]

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Summer Rec Programs in Presque Isle & Caribou

Summer Rec Programs in Presque Isle & Caribou

| June 29, 2015

When someone says Rec Center, what comes to mind? Probably young kids playing indoor basketball or maybe baseball. But today, rec centers are really for all age groups. “We’re engaging a broader age group, population then what we used to. It’s important to note that recreation isn’t just for kids anymore it’s for adults too,” says […]

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County Retirement Community Goes Green

County Retirement Community Goes Green

| June 29, 2015

This retirement community in Presque Isle has reduced their carbon footprint. “Over the past 6 months we have been changing out our light fixtures from an old T8 style fluorescent, to all new LED’s,” says Manager of Leisure Gardens/Leisure Village, Doug Cyr.  “We took the complete fixture down. You don’t just change the bulbs and […]

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