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IWW Business Energizer Program Accepting Application for 2014-15 series

Sunrise County Economic Council (SCEC) in collaboration with Washington Hancock Community Agency (WHCA) is currently seeking applicants for the 2014-2015 Incubator Without Walls (IWW), Business Energizer Program.  The IWW program ...
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Benefit Concert: Flash in The Pans in Blue Hill on August 4, 2014

On Monday, August 4, 2014 at 7:30 PM, Flash in the Pans will hold a benefit concert in Blue Hill at Town Park. Flash in the Pans is a steel ...
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Caregiver Open House at Friendship Cottage

On Saturday, June 21, 2014, Friendship Cottage Adult Day Program and Caregiver Resource Center is hosting a Caregiver's Open House. The event will run from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm, ...
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Calais and Machias Incubator Without Walls Graduates 12 Entrepreneurs

Sunrise County Economic Council (SCEC) in collaboration with Washington Hancock Community Agency (WHCA) is proud to announce the completion of the 2013/2014 Incubator Without Walls (IWW), Business Energizer program.  The ...
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Wondering where to drop off food for the Hancock County Food drive?

Here is a list of collection sites.  Hancock Countywide Food Drive 2014 Participants bytown as of 3/7/14 Bar Harbor: A & B Naturals Acadia National Park HQ Bar Harbor Town ...
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Gen Silent to air on April 25 in Blue Hill

What would you do if you were old, disabled or ill - and the person feeding you put down the spoon and said that you are going to hell unless ...
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Heat or eat? That's a question many of our friends and neighbors are asking themselves this winter.  The 3rd Annual Hancock County Food Drive kicks off on March 1, 2014 with a ...
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To Warm a Winter's Night III event!

Good music for a good cause - that's the idea behind a local benefit that is returning to Ellsworth. The Knights of Columbus are sponsoring"To Warm a Winter's Night lll" ...
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How you can help a military veteran

This holiday season, remember to thank and honor our veterans and their families.  Join Washington Hancock Community Agency in welcoming a new program, Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF).  Funded ...
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Christmas program receieves donation from Brianna Jacks, founder of Maine Books for Maine Kids

Today the WHCA Christmas program was thrilled to accept 100 books from Maine Books For Maine Kids.  Brianna started this program because she wanted to share her love of reading.  ...
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Down East Nonprofits Partner on Business ‘Incubator’ Course

Sunrise County Economic Council (SCEC) and Washington Hancock Community Agency (WHCA) have joined forces to continue the highly successful Incubator Without Walls (IWW) business training program for the foreseeable future. ...
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Benefit concert in Ellsworth

Listen to great music, and support a great organization! Monday night, September 2, 2013, Flash in the Pans steel drum band is playing at the Ellsworth Ramada Inn, from 7:30-9. ...
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Teen Reaches Out to Help Neighbors

Fourteen year old Alex Emerson is enjoying his summer vacation and, at the same time, making an effort to help Mainers this winter. He is raising money by publishing a ...
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Fuel Assistance Appointment Schedule!

Beginning September 3, 2013 Washington Hancock Community Agency staff will begin to accept calls to schedule fuel assistance appointments for the Ellsworth, Milbridge, Machias, and Calais offices.  To schedule appointments ...
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