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Free Showing of A MATTER OF DUTY!

By Duane Belanger on April 23, 2014, at 12:36 a.m.
Tuesday, April 29at 6:15pm Temple Theatre 20 Market Square in Houlton, ME Doors open at 6:15 pm and the film begins at 7:00 pm. This event is FREE and open to the public. The Maine Public Broadcasting Network is proud to tell the stories of Maine soldiers who were deployed …
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Wreaths Across America to attend Freedom Fest 2014

By Duane Belanger on April 17, 2014, at 8:53 a.m.
Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014 9 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. Location: Fort Kent Municipal Airport, 198 Airport Road, Fort Kent, Maine For more information: 2079512874; freedomfest2014.bpt.me Wreaths Across America delivered 143,000 wreaths to Arlington National Cemetery with a convoy including the First Lady of Maine, Ann LePage!! Wreaths Across America & …
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National Honor Society Students working hard for Veterans!

By Duane Belanger on March 02, 2014, at 10:17 a.m.
FORT KENT COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL’S NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY is proud to present Comedians Bob Marley and Krazy Jake at Community High School on Thursday, April 10th at 8:00 pm! FMI contact FKCHS National Honor Society advisor Susan Dubay at (207) 834-5540 or via email: susandubay@sad27.org This post was contributed by …
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National Honor Society Students working hard for Veterans!

By Duane Belanger on March 02, 2014, at 10:09 a.m.
FORT KENT COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL’S NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY is proud to present Comedians Bob Marley and Krazy Jake at Community High School on Thursday, April 10th at 8:00 pm! FMI contact FKCHS National Honor Society advisor Susan Dubay at (207) 834-5540 or via email: susandubay@sad27.org This post was contributed by …
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Freedom Fest 2014 continues to grow!!

By Duane Belanger on March 02, 2014, at 7:39 a.m.
Fort Kent – Freedom Fest 2014 has grown to 10 bands, a Bike Run and a Veterans Village. The day will begin with an opening Bike Run from Plourde Harley Davidson , Caribou to Fort Kent lead by the Patriot Guard Riders & First Lady Ann LePage honoring the fallen …
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Freedom Fest 2014 looking for Vendors

By Duane Belanger on Feb. 14, 2014, at 7:59 p.m.
Freedom Fest 2014, an outdoor concert in Fort Kent, Maine on August 9, 2014 is looking for food vendors. If you are interested or know of a business that may be interested in selling food at Freedom Fest 2014 please send an email to commander@americanlegionpost133.org For More information please visit …
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MADISON RISING booked for FREEDOM FEST 2014

By Duane Belanger on Feb. 01, 2014, at 8:10 a.m.
Fort Kent, Maine: Madison Rising, America’s most Patriotic Rock Band is booked to perform at the outdoor concert to raise funds for a Northern Maine Veterans Museum & Community Center. This brings the total number of bands to 10 bands in this daylong event with gates opening at 9am on …
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Freedom Fest 2014 to be featured in Thunder Press Magazine

By Duane Belanger on Jan. 25, 2014, at 12:06 p.m.
Fort Kent, Maine, January 24, 2014: Freedom Fest 2014 will be featured in Thunder Press Magazine. www.Thunderpress.net http://calendar.thunderpress.net/event/freedom-fest-2014 A contributor for Thunder Press who is also on the Board of Directors for Wreaths Across America will be in Fort Kent for 2days gathering photos and information for the national magazine …
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Freedom Fest 2014 to be featured in Thunder Press Magazine

By Duane Belanger on Jan. 25, 2014, at 12 p.m.
Fort Kent, Maine, January 24, 2014: Freedom Fest 2014 will be featured in Thunder Press Magazine. www.Thunderpress.net http://calendar.thunderpress.net/event/freedom-fest-2014 A contributor for Thunder Press who is also on the Board of Directors for Wreaths Across America will be in Fort Kent for 2days gathering photos and information for the national magazine …
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The Saluting Marine coming to Freedom Fest 2014

By Duane Belanger on Jan. 08, 2014, at 10:31 p.m.
Tim Chambers, aka The Saluting Marine who is at Rolling Thunder each year standing at attention and saluting the nearly 400,000 veterans riding into Washington, DC will be at Freedom Fest 2014 in Fort Kent, Maine on August 9, 2014. He will welcome in a rally of veterans on motorcycles …
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Freedom Fest 2014 to honor veterans

By Duane Belanger on Jan. 05, 2014, at 7:28 p.m.
Freedom Fest 2014, an outdoor concert on August 9, 2014 to raise funds for a Veterans Museum & Community Center will have a Wall of Honor at the concert venue to honor all who have served or are serving this great nation! Help us honor veterans by submitting the name …
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Volunteers needed for historic event!

By Duane Belanger on Jan. 04, 2014, at 9:36 a.m.
Organizers are looking for volunteers to assist with a first of its kind outdoor concert to raise funds for Northern Maine veterans. Volunteers will be provided uniforms, special badging and access and a opportunity to meet and work with regional and national bands, VIP’s and yes even Movie Star Thomas …
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Gunther Brown to perform at Freedom Fest 2014

By Duane Belanger on Dec. 21, 2013, at 6:44 p.m.
Portland, Maine’s Gunther Brown to perform at Freedom Fest 2014 on August 9, 2014. Gunther Brown plays music that is solidly Americana and borrows from folk, rock and old time country. The band expertly balances romance and heartbreak and does so in a musically intelligent way. These are songs you …
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Randolph S. Michaud to open for Johnny Cash Tribute

By Duane Belanger on Dec. 21, 2013, at 6:30 p.m.
Aroostook County native and the commander of the Hayward Fazier VFW in Presque Isle, Randolph S. Michaud will open for the Spirit of Cash-Harold Ford & Cash Band at Freedom Fest 2014! Freedom Fest 2014 is an outdoor concert to raise funds to build a Northern Maine Veterans Museum & …
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Gunther Brown to perform at Freedom Fest 2014

By Duane Belanger on Dec. 21, 2013, at 6:23 p.m.
Portland, Maine’s Gunther Brown to perform at Freedom Fest 2014 on August 9, 2014. Gunther Brown plays music that is solidly Americana and borrows from folk, rock and old time country. The band expertly balances romance and heartbreak and does so in a musically intelligent way. These are songs you …
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ATTENTION VETERANS

By Duane Belanger on Dec. 14, 2013, at 7:29 a.m.
On Wednesday, December 18 at 1800hrs (6pm) there will be a gift distribution until 2000hrs (8pm) Veterans are encouraged to pick up gifts for their children, grandchildren, family and friends. These gifts are for the veterans to give to whom he or she decides. We would like to extend our …
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Distribution of Toys for Military Families and Veterans December 18

By Duane Belanger on Dec. 10, 2013, at 8:08 p.m.
FORT KENT, ME, DECEMBER 10, 2013, 2013: Martin-Klein American Legion Post 133 is pleased to announce that through the generosity of a DOLLAR TREE (http://www.dollartree.com ) donation to OPERATION HOMEFRONT (http://www.operationhomefront.net ) we are able to distribute 1400 toys to the Military, Veterans and their families. On Wednesday, December 18 …
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FREEDOM FEST 2014 Informational Meeting

By Duane Belanger on Nov. 30, 2013, at 9:56 a.m.
Organizers of FREEDOM FEST 2014 are holding an informational meeting on December 4, 2014 from 6pm-8pm in the ITV conference room of UMFK Nadeau Hall. Those attending will be given an overview of the latest artist to sign-up in support of veterans and opportunities to assist and gain special access. …
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FREEDOM FEST 2014 Informational & Volunteers Meeting

By Duane Belanger on Nov. 21, 2013, at 1:42 p.m.
Fort Kent, Maine, November 21, 2013: The organizers of Freedom Fest 2014 announce today that there will be an Informational & Volunteers Meeting on December 4, 2013 at the ITV Conference Room of Nadeau Hall on the Campus of the University of Maine at Fort Kent. The meeting is from …
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The Mallett Brothers Band coming to the County!

By Duane Belanger on Nov. 10, 2013, at 2:06 p.m.
Organizers of Freedom Fest 2014 are happy to announce that Maine’s own, The Mallett Brothers Band have decided to take a pause in their busy tour schedule to travel up to the County to help Northern Maine Veterans raise funds for a Veterans Museum & Community Center. The Mallett Brothers …
 
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