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A big group of students fills the gym of the Loring Job Corps Center…all of them getting a taste of the real world. More than 400 high school juniors from all over the County participated in a financial fitness money management experience put on by the Aroostook Chapter of Credit Unions. Here’s how it works- students receive […]
It’s a big year for a little town. Chapman will be celebrating its 100th anniversary throughout 2015. “It is a big deal. You only get to turn 100 once so we’re taking advantage of the opportunity to celebrate the centennial,” said town manager for Mapleton, Castle Hill and Chapman Jon Frederick. A farming and logging […]
Random Acts of Kindness are a staple of the county tradition. In Limestone, Loring Job Corps Center graduates more than three hundred students a year…in trades that vary from the culinary arts to computer technology. This week, Shawn Cunningham reports on how the center is helping so many youth realize their career dreams.
As the groundhog gets ready to look for his shadow tomorrow, there’s another kind of shadow that has been making its way around Aroostook County this week. They’re job shadows and they pair Loring Job Corp students with workplace mentors. Dick Palm shadows the shadow as she went out on a story with our own […]