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Photo By: Renee Nelson

Togus VA Rings In 150th Anniversary This November

Togus VA in Chelsea, Maine is celebrating its 150th anniversary come November! Togus has not only been around for 150 years, but was actually the nation's first Veterans Home ever established...

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Maine Ranked in the Top 10 For Veterans to Retire

 

As we take time to honor veterans on Memorial Day, a new survey points to Maine as one of the top 10 states in the nation as places for veterans to retire.

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2016 Memorial Day Celebrations in Central Maine

There are a lot of Memorial Day celebrations in the Central Maine area for Monday, May 30th. Old Fort Western in Augusta will have a celebration beginning at 10 a.m. but there are more.

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Togus VA to Hold VA2K For Homeless Vets

 

Susie Wittington who works for Togas VA was my guest host on the Morning Buzz while Sarah Dyer was on medical leave and she told me about a great event coming to Togas. It’s a VA2K for the Homeless Veteran Program.

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Spectrum Generations Looking for Vets and Caregivers for Respite Care Program

Spectrum Generations in Waterville has a new program to help veterans that is called ‘Legacy Corps’. It helps veterans and their families with a respite care program.

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Togus Medical Center in Augusta Holding Vietnam Veterans Day

Togus VA in Augusta will hold a very special event for Vietnam Veterans and their families on Tuesday. March 29. The event will be at the Togus Medical Center Maine Campus Theater at 10 a.m.

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World War II Veteran Gets Nice Surprise At Outback Steakhouse

A World War II Navy veteran and his son received a nice salute in recognition of his service. The 92-year-old navy vet was wearing a black baseball cap with the insignia device of his service and name of his ship, the USS Lexington AVT-16.

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Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team Playing in Augusta Friday, August 8

The Wounded Warrior Amputee Softball Team will be in Augusta (Aug. 8) and Old Orchard Beach (Aug. 9) this week. On Friday the team will play the Togus VA Medical Center Employees at 5:00 pm at the Mt. Vernon Avenue field.

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Veterans Job Fair at Augusta Armory, Tuesday, June 17

A job fair, geared mainly toward Veterans will be held at the Augusta Armory, on Western Ave., this week. Organizers say, although the focus is on veterans, everyone is welcome to attend!

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Nokomis Student Gets National Award for Helping Maine’s Homeless Veterans

Felix Thibodeau, IV, 17, a Nokomis Regional High School student from Etna has received a well deserved national recognition. He is a member of the Junior Reserve Officer Training Corp and led efforts to raise more than $22,000 for the VA Maine Healthcare System-Togus and its work with homeless veterans.

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