Tag: Red Cross
BANGOR, Maine (AP) – The Red Cross reports that a multi-unit apartment fire in Bangor displaced 18 people. A Red Cross relief team is finding temporary housing and offering other support to 10 families after the Monday morning fire on Ohio Street. The damage to the building’s 12 apartments is being assessed.
Twenty-two Northern Mainers were given a well deserved round of applause Saturday morning, applause that capped off a day of recognition. “People who do heroic acts, they don’t do it because they expect anything out of it,” said Red Crsoss Aroostook Branch Manager Joyce Knorr. “They do it because of the humanitarian sprit that’s within all of us.” […]
The apartment building at 23 Main Street in Limestone is usually home to more than 20 people – but after an early morning fire on Thursday, many of these apartments are empty and some tenants can’t get into their homes. It was just after three when everyone had to evacuate the building after a fire […]
Many people came out and raised their sleeves at the American Red Cross Blood Drive held at the Northeastland Hotel. All of these people took time out of their day in order to save a life. Each donor donates a pint of blood, which in turn can help to save three lives. Pete Morrison, […]
We continue our series looking back on the St. John and Fish river floods of 2008 that hit the town of Fort Kent especially hard. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli has more on the damage done.