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Chalk it up Campaign for Domestic Violence Awareness Month

| October 11, 2013

If you were around Downtown Fort Kent earlier this afternoon you may have noticed a whole lot of kids using chalk on the side walks; well they weren’t just out there for fun! It’s all a part of the Chalk it Up Campaign for Domestic Violence awareness month. Sixty kids took to the side walks of […]

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October 1st marks the first day of Domestic Violence Awareness Month

| October 1, 2013

Purple ribbons represent domestic violence across the United States.  Here at the Houlton Barracks there are 11 purple ribbons on the front lawn, representing the 11 lives lost due to domestic violence in Maine, this year. The Hope and Justice project place these ribbons here each October for Domestic Violence awareness month.. along with placing […]

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Domestic Violence in Aroostook County

| October 5, 2012

It’s national domestic violence awareness month and the Hope and Justice project held an annual vigil in Houlton to remember the victims of domestic violence around Aroostook County, as well as those who are experiencing it.

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