Early-Bird Special For Mary's Walk & the Kerrymen 5K
Though you probably will not find greeting cards in stores celebrating this fact, Thanksgiving has been known as National Family History Day in the U.S. since 2004. The Office of the U.S.
Mark your calendars! The the 18th annual Mary's Walk and Kerrymen 5K are back on Sunday, March 20th in downtown Saco.
Earlybird registration for walkers, runners and teams is now open. Claim your spot before January 1st, and receive a free "Mary's Walk" shirt!
I have a shorter post than usual this month because the story is simple:
Tobacco is the leading cause of cancer death in Maine.
I'll say it again: tobacco is the leading cause of cancer death in Maine.
Lung cancer rates in Maine are consistently and significantly higher than the U.S. average, and not just a little higher: 30% higher.
Freeport, Maine. Maine Cancer Foundation was named recipient of the "Midge Vreeland Service Award," at the annual conference of the Maine Public Relations Council (MPRC).
Named in honor of the late Midge Vreeland, the Maine Public Relations Council Midge Vreeland Public Service Award recognizes a public relations professional or organization whose efforts help the greater good and embodies the core principles held by Midge -- integrity, commitment to community service and a willingness to advance organizations and their causes.