Articles by Duane Belanger

 
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Charity Auction

By Duane Belanger on May 24, 2016, at 7:48 a.m.
SATURDAY JUNE 25, 2016 Fort Kent Industrial Park 10am Viewing & Registration Meal & RefreshmentsStory continues below advertisement. 12PM AUCTION For more information or to donate contact: Roger Belanger (207) 834-3637 Phil Boucher (207) 631-7414 Edmond Pelletier (207) 834-6532 Clifford Pelletier (207) 834-5325 Funds benefit Martin-Klein American Legion Post 133 …
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2016 Polar Dip to benefit AROOSTOOK Special Olympics

By Duane Belanger on April 05, 2016, at 11:58 a.m.
The 2016 Polar Dip benefiting AROOSTOOK Special Olympics is coming soon! Save the date: Sunday May 1, 2016 at the Long Lake Sporting Club in Sinclair, Maine. Registration begins at 11am and dipping occurs at 12noon. Come Freeze It for Special Olympics!! Pledge sheets available at http://freezeitforspecialolympics.com/ FMI: Duane Belanger …
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Veterans Benefits Workshop & Counseling

Veterans Benefits Counseling

By Duane Belanger on Nov. 09, 2015, at 12:43 p.m.
Martin-Klein American Legion Post 133 is pleased to announce that the Department Service Officer will be taking appointments from 8am-8pm on Veterans Day November 11, 2015. This is an opportunity for all Veterans to receive assistance in submitting a fully developed claim without having to drive to TOGUS! To schedule …
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Opportunity for Veterans

By Duane Belanger on Oct. 28, 2015, at 12:24 p.m.
Martin-Klein American Legion Post 133 is pleased to announce that there will be a Veterans Benefits Workshop at 1800hrs at the Fort Kent Town Office Conference on November 10, 2015. American Legion Department of Maine Veterans Service Officer Amedeo Lauria will be the presenter. On Veterans Day VSO Lauria will …
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Freedom Fest 2015 in support of Travis Mills

By Duane Belanger on Sept. 05, 2015, at 1:36 p.m.
Freedom Fest For Travis Mills Veteran’s Retreat Columbia Falls, Maine-Marine Veteran Tim Chambers, known as The Saluting Marine for his tribute salute during Rolling Thunder, will usher in Maine’s First Lady Ann LePage with the Maine Patriot Guard Riders during Freedom Fest 2015 in Columbia Falls, Maine on Saturday, September …
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Knights of Columbus to host annual summer picnic

By Duane Belanger on June 14, 2015, at 8:35 p.m.
FORT KENT | The Fort Kent Knights of Columbus will hold its annual summer picnic Saturday, July 12, at the Fort Kent Knights of Columbus Hall. Members and guests are invited to attend this family event. The free barbecue will take place 11 a.m.-1 p.m. For information, call event …
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FREEZE IT this weekend for SPECIAL OLMPICS

By Duane Belanger on April 28, 2015, at 10:10 a.m.
The 2015 Polar for Aroostook Special Olympics will be held Sunday May 3, 2015 at the Long Lake Sporting Club at 12pm. Registration begins at 11am. Funds will be presented to Aroostook Special Olympics immediately after the Dip. FMI: visit http://freezeit.weebly.com/ or contact Duane Belanger at 207 951 2874 or …
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HOMES for TROOPS Fundraiser

By Duane Belanger on April 08, 2015, at 10:59 a.m.
Saturday, April 11, 2015 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Fort Kent Elementary School, 108 Pleasant St., Fort Kent, Maine For more information: 207-951-2874 Spaghetti FeedStory continues below advertisement. 5-7pm Saturday April 11, 2015 Adults-$7 Kids under 13-$3 Kids under 5-FREE Fort Kent Elementary School UMFK Kappa Delta Phi fraternity …
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Veterans Town Hall - Feb 25, 2015 1800hrs Fort Kent Town Office

VETERANS TOWN HALL

By Duane Belanger on Feb. 15, 2015, at 5:53 p.m.
There will be a Veterans Town Hall, featuring James Doherty of USVA Togus on Wednesday February 25, 2015 at the Fort Kent Town Office beginning at 6pm (1800hrs). ALL VETERANS ARE INVITED For more information contact: Duane Belanger via cell at (207) 951-2874 or via email at duane.belanger@xerox.com This post …
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Four Chaplains Service-Van Buren

By Duane Belanger on Jan. 28, 2015, at 7:49 a.m.
Four Chaplains Service and District 17 Meeting Feb. 1, Van Buren Post 49, 1 p.m. dinner, 2 p.m. mtg. Contact: Duane Belanger, Adjutant-District 17 207 951 2874 FMI: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Four_ChaplainsStory continues below advertisement. This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →
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Are you brave enough?

By Duane Belanger on Jan. 05, 2015, at 8:53 p.m.
Looking for brave souls willing to Freeze It for Aroostook Special Olympics on May 3, 2015 at the Long Lake Sporting Club…. Participant packages available at http://FreezeIt.weebly.com For more information please contact Duane Belanger via cell: 207 951-2874 or via email: dssmaine@roadrunner.com This post was contributed by a community member. …
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Looking for Brave Souls!!

By Duane Belanger on Jan. 04, 2015, at 8:12 a.m.
Looking for brave souls who want to make a difference. Join us May 3, 2015 for the 4th Annual Polar Dip for Special Olympics at the Long Lake Sporting Club in Sinclair, Maine. FMI contact Duane Belanger via email at dssmaine@roadrunner.com or cell: 207 951-2875 website: http://FreezeIt.weebly.com This post was …
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2015 Polar Dip for Aroostook Special Olympics

By Duane Belanger on Jan. 01, 2015, at 7:19 a.m.
Get ready to “Freeze It” for Special Olympics! Lots of fun at the Long Lake Sporting Club for a great cause!!! Top “Dipper” gets a $100 Sporting Club Gift Certificate. FMI: Duane Belanger duane.belanger@xerox.com or via cell: 207 951 2874 Participant packet here –> https://www.dropbox.com/s/8omllr8mf8bv2r9/2015%20Polar%20Dip%20Participant%20Packet.pdf?dl=0 This post was contributed by …
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Fort Kent Legion draws lucky winner Dec 20th!

By Duane Belanger on Dec. 18, 2014, at 3 p.m.
The Fort Kent Legion will be drawing the winner of its Christmas Cash Fundraiser at a Christmas Dinner Saturday December 20th at 5pm. Cost of the meal is $8 for a baked stuffed chicken meal with rice pilaf. Meal is open to the public! Christmas Cash tickets will be available …
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Legion to host Spaghetti Feed on Pearl Harbor Day!

By Duane Belanger on Nov. 14, 2014, at 12:42 p.m.
Spaghetti Dinner For American Legion District 17 When: Sunday Dec 7th (Anniversary of Pearl Harbor ) 4 pm – 6 pmStory continues below advertisement. Where: American Legion Post 176 61 Albert Street Eagle Lake, Maine Adults $10 ages 6-12 $6 ages 5 and under free Followed by a dance Music …
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Veterans Benefits Workshop – MVH November 8 2014

By Duane Belanger on Nov. 07, 2014, at 6:27 p.m.
Veterans Benefits Workshop 1400 – 1600 Maine Veterans Home Submitting a fully developed claim Caribou, MaineStory continues below advertisement. FMI: Duane Belanger – 207 951 2874 This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news →
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Maine Welcomes home Marine Corporal James Schools

By Duane Belanger on Nov. 05, 2014, at 3:08 p.m.
The First Lady of Maine and LTC Dean Preston will bestow honors upon Marine Corporal James Schools on November 8, 2014 at 5pm at the Houlton American Legion Post. Ceremony will begin at approximately 5:30pm. FMI Duane Belanger, cell: 207 951-2874 or via email: commander@americanlegionpost133.org This post was contributed by …
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Veterans Benefits Workshop

By Duane Belanger on Oct. 18, 2014, at 5:39 p.m.
2nd Annual Veterans Benefits Workshop November 8, 2014 1400hrs Maine Veterans Home – Caribou, Maine Featuring American Legion Department of Maine Service OfficersStory continues below advertisement. Open to all Veterans! FMI: Duane Belanger via email: duane.belanger@xerox.com cell: 207 951-2874 This post was contributed by a community member. Submit your news …
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AMERICAN HERO needs your support!!

By Duane Belanger on Aug. 06, 2014, at 9:58 p.m.
American Hero and quadruple amputee wounded warrior Travis Mills will be at UMFK Fox Auditorium for the screening of his film TRAVIS: A SOLDIER’S STORY on Friday August 8 at 8pm. Funds benefit the Travis Mills Foundation and his selfless work in support of other wounded warriors! Come support someone …
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FREEDOM FEST 2014 Tickets on Sale!

By Duane Belanger on July 22, 2014, at 9:07 a.m.
TICKETS: http://FreedomFest2014.bpt.me/ An outdoor concert to raise funds for a Veterans Museum & Community Center “So that the future can understand what the past has given in the name of Freedom” Joins us and American Pie Star Thomas Ian Nicholas and the Thomas Nicholas Band Madison RisingThe Mallett Brothers Band …