August 2021

First responders thanked with drive-thru lunch in Brewer

BREWER, Maine (WABI) – Gratitude and good food were both on the menu in Brewer on Monday. The Bangor Area Recovery Network joined with the United Way of Eastern Maine to throw a first responder luncheon Monday afternoon. “It is what we do, and we don’t accept that thanks very well because, you know, we’re […]

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‘Fill the Bus’ donation drive collects school supplies for kids in need

The United Way of Eastern Maine partnered with Penquis for its annual “Fill the Bus” drive to benefit children in Penobscot and Piscataquis counties. BANGOR, Maine — If you were out shopping at Walmart in Bangor or Lincoln on Friday, you may have seen school buses parked out front. The goal was to fill those […]

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