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The Maine Trail Crew working on the Appalachian Trail at White Cap Mountain

Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund’s $20,000 Grant Helps Maine Appalachian Trail Club Address Critical Trail Maintenance

By Broadreach Public Relations on July 28, 2016, at 12:48 p.m.
AUGUSTA, Maine – A $20,000 grant from the Maine Outdoor Heritage Fund (MOHF) awarded to the Maine Appalachian Trail Club (MATC) is helping fund critically-needed trail improvements along a popular stretch of the Appalachian Trail in Maine. Members of MATC’s Maine Trail Crew are working at two exceptionally wild, remote …
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Maine Savings proudly awarded $4,500 in scholarships to nine college-bound Maine seniors.

Maine Savings Announces 2016 Scholarship Awards

By Broadreach Public Relations on July 25, 2016, at 4:38 p.m.
HAMPDEN, Maine – Continuing its tradition of support for local students, Maine Savings proudly awarded $4,500 in scholarships to nine college-bound Maine seniors. “We are proud of the outstanding academic success these young men and women have achieved,” said John Reed, President and CEO of Maine Savings. “As a community-focused …
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Art All Around Downtown Westbrook Installation

By Broadreach Public Relations on July 20, 2016, at 9:55 a.m.
Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016 10 a.m. to 10 a.m.Sunday, Aug. 14, 2016 5 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Blue Note Park, 852 Main St, , Westbrook, Maine For more information: (207) 730-0199; mainecenterforcreativity.org The Maine Center for Creativity will be hosting a public art installation starting on August 6 at …
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The Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad is hosting the first "Stuff A Train Coach" for Homeless Veterans this Sunday, July 3rd, to raise supplies for Portland's displaced veterans and homeless.

Help stuff a train coach for homeless veterans

By Broadreach Public Relations on June 30, 2016, at 11:09 a.m.
Sunday, July 3, 2016 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Ocean Gateway Terminal, 14 Ocean Gateway Pier, Portland, Maine For more information: 207-632-9842 PORTLAND —  The Maine Narrow Gauge Railroad Company and Museum will host a special railroad-themed community supply drive for the Maine Homeless Veterans Alliance 9 a.m.-5 p.m. …
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Maine Savings

Maine Savings Launches FAME-Backed Student Loan Consolidation Program

By Broadreach Public Relations on June 29, 2016, at 4:50 p.m.
HAMPDEN, Maine– Maine residents now have a local option to consolidate and refinance student debt at a potentially lower interest rate through a partnership between the Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) and eight participating community lenders, including Maine Savings Federal Credit Union. On June 17, Maine Savings joined FAME in …
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Peter J. Van Hemel

Peter J. Van Hemel to Lead Bernstein Shur Real Estate Group

By Broadreach Public Relations on June 20, 2016, at 2:25 p.m.
PORTLAND and AUGUSTA, Maine and MANCHESTER, N.H. – Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England’s largest law firms, announced the selection of Peter J. Van Hemel as practice group leader of the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group. Van Hemel will be taking over for shareholder Jaimie Schwartz, who for 15 …
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Art In the Park – Public Workshop Series Continues in Westbrook

By Broadreach Public Relations on June 20, 2016, at 11:20 a.m.
Friday, July 1, 2016 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Riverbank Park, 677 Main Street, Westbrook, Maine For more information: (207) 730-0199; mainecenterforcreativity.org The Art All Around Public Workshop series, presented by the Maine Center for Creativity, will continue with Art In the Park on Friday morning, July 1 at …
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Art All Around Public Workshop Series Presented by Maine Center for Creativity

By Broadreach Public Relations on June 10, 2016, at 9:16 a.m.
Friday, June 24, 2016 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Location: Hyacinth Place, 2 Walker Street, Westbrook, Maine For more information: (207) 730-0199; mainecenterforcreativity.org The Art All Around Public Workshop series, presented by the Maine Center for Creativity, continues on June 24 in Westbrook. The open-to-the-public collaborative art workshop is designed …
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Art All Around Public Workshop Series Presented by Maine Center for Creativity

By Broadreach Public Relations on June 09, 2016, at 11:08 a.m.
Friday, June 17, 2016 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Congin School , 410 Bridge Street, Westbrook, Maine For more information: 207-730-0199; ; mainecenterforcreativity.org/event/art-all-around-public-workshop/ Join the Maine Center for Creativity as their Art All Around Public Workshop series continues next Friday, June 17 at Congin School in Westbrook. The open-to-the-public …
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Anthony E. Perkins of Bernstein Shur.

Attorney Anthony Perkins Recognized for Outstanding Entrepreneurial Mentorship

By Broadreach Public Relations on June 08, 2016, at 4:02 p.m.
PORTLAND and AUGUSTA, Maine and MANCHESTER, N.H. – Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England’s largest law firms, announced that shareholder Anthony E. Perkins was awarded the Maine Center for Entrepreneurial Development (MCED) Compass Award for his many years of outstanding mentorship through the Top Gun business acceleration and development …
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Bernstein Shur

Bernstein Shur Earns Top Honors from Chambers USA 2016

By Broadreach Public Relations on June 01, 2016, at 5:18 p.m.
PORTLAND and AUGUSTA, Maine and MANCHESTER, N.H. – Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England’s largest law firms, has earned top ratings in Chambers USA, a prestigious directory of the nation’s top law firms and leading business lawyers. The firm received the highest possible ranking in three practice areas: Corporate …
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Art All Around Public Workshop Presented by Maine Center for Creativity

By Broadreach Public Relations on May 23, 2016, at 4:20 p.m.
Friday, May 27, 2016 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Blue Note Park, 848 Main Street, Westbrook, ME For more information: 207-730-0199; mainecenterforcreativity.org/ Join the Maine Center for Creativity for their upcoming Art All Around Public Workshop this Friday afternoon at Blue Note Park in Westbrook. The open-to-the-public collaborative art …
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Sample advertisement from Bernstein Shur's award-winning new brand identity and advertising campaign.

Bernstein Shur Receives Multiple Awards For New Brand Identity and Advertising Campaign

By Broadreach Public Relations on May 04, 2016, at 1:05 p.m.
PORTLAND and AUGUSTA, Maine and MANCHESTER, NH — Bernstein Shur, one of northern New England’s largest law firms, received multiple awards for its rebrand and advertising overhaul completed in 2015. REBRAND 100® Global Awards awarded the firm a Merit Award, and the Legal Marketing Association’s New England Chapter Your Honor …
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Hospice of Southern Maine Community Forum: End of Life Conversations: What to Say and Do

By Broadreach Public Relations on April 29, 2016, at 3:13 p.m.
Thursday, May 19, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Congregation Bet Ha’am, 81 Westbrook Street, South Portland, Maine For more information: 207-289-3669; hospiceofsouthernmaine.org/thresholds Hospice of Southern Maine is proud to host a series of Community Forums to guide community members on what to say and do when having end-of-life …
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Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution

Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution Partners with Maine Singer-Songwriter

By Broadreach Public Relations on April 29, 2016, at 10:28 a.m.
SACO and SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (April 29, 2016) – Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution (SBSI) announces it will partner with Don Campbell, a Maine singer-songwriter as its new celebrity spokesperson. “With such deep Maine roots, it is only natural to pick a spokesperson that not only exemplifies our values here …
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Kai McGintee, a shareholder at Bernstein Shur and experienced Title IX investigator.

Bernstein Shur Shareholder Kai McGintee To Speak on Panel at Annual Sports Lawyers Association Conference in Los Angeles About Sexual Misconduct by Student Athletes

By Broadreach Public Relations on April 28, 2016, at 9:46 a.m.
Kai McGintee, shareholder at Bernstein Shur, will speak on a panel at the Sports Lawyers Association 42nd Annual Conference about sexual misconduct by student athletes. The conference will be held on May 12-14 in Los Angeles, California. McGintee will join ESPN journalist Jane McManus as moderator and other national experts …
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Saturday Morning Money

By Broadreach Public Relations on April 20, 2016, at 5:09 p.m.
Saturday, May 7, 2016 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Location: Saco & Biddeford Savings, 252 Main Street, Saco, Maine For more information: 207-602-7608 Join S&B Financial Services and Gary Trempe, Financial Advisor, to discuss saving early. The session will include a presentation and informal discussion on the market and economy, …
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Free Shredding Event in Scarborough Saturday April 16

By Broadreach Public Relations on April 08, 2016, at 12:40 p.m.
Saturday, April 16, 2016 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Saco & Biddeford Savings, 41 Gorham Road, Scarborough, Maine For more information: 207-883-9780 Scarborough, Maine (April 8, 2016) – The Scarborough Lions Club will be holding a free shredding event at the Saco & Biddeford Savings (SBSI) branch in Scarborough …
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Baker Newman Noyes

2016 Employee Benefit Plan Regulatory Update

By Broadreach Public Relations on April 05, 2016, at 12:32 p.m.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: Portland Harbor Hotel, 468 Fore Street, Portland, ME For more information: 207-879-2100; icontact-archive.com/xS92R6Cg7M-FJGwU2zIgAsmgybOZcvIb?w=3 Baker Newman Noyes (BNN) and The Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce invite you to a special employee benefit plan regulatory update presented by the BNN employee benefit …
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Left to Right, Front row: Cameron Roy; Ben Thibault; Don Lauzier, of SBSI; Sarah Alrefai; Kaylee Perron and Emma Rousseau; Second row: Michael Delorge and Amy Delorge, Band Director at Biddeford Middle School

Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution donates to help Biddeford Middle School Music Department

By Broadreach Public Relations on April 04, 2016, at 4:55 p.m.
SACO, Maine (April 4, 2016) – Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution (SBSI) recently purchased a new Yamaha electronic keyboard for the Biddeford Middle School music department. The new instrument will replace the school’s old electronic digital keyboard that was donated to the band 22 years ago. “We are so grateful …