September 9, 2013


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Southern Maine Medical Center’s Center for Breast Care has been granted a three-year full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. Pictured are the center’s team: (standing, from left) Sharade Pailoor, M.D.; Kurt Ebrahim, D.O.; Sara Holland, M.D.; and Cameron Saber, M.D.; (seated, from left) Catherine Share, M.D.; Cathy Lamb, R.T.; and Helene Langley, R.N., B.S., CPBN-IC.

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Kilee Graffam, 4, shows Leslie Morissette how she uses one of the iPads donated to Waban by the Grahamtastic Connection.

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Cindy Williams, lead women veterans program manager for the Veterans Integrated Service Network and Maine's first lady Ann LePage also will speak. 

Tri-County Mental Health Services is committed to building a strong network of supports in local communities for military veterans and their family members, whether they served decades ago or in the most recent conflicts. 

For more details, visit or call Jerry DeWitt at 783-9141, ext. 228.

Travel expense scholarships are available through Veterans For Peace.

Contact Doug Rawlings at 778-7292 or


Nominations for York Citizen of the Year sought

The Festival of Lights committee is accepting nominations through Oct. 1 for Citizen of the Year.

The committee is made up of York community members who will choose five finalists from submissions and make their recommendation based on individuals' volunteer service benefiting the York community; those individuals need not be residents.

Those nominations will then be submitted to the Greater York Region Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, who will make the final decision.

The winner will be announced at the annual chamber member dinner on Nov. 13. The winner also will serve as the grand marshal for the Festival of Lights Parade.

Nomination forms are available on the website at

For more details, call Holly Roberts at 363-4422 or email

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