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Red Cross helping family affected by Farmington fire(0)

October 16, 2017

FARMINGTON – A Disaster Action Team from the American Red Cross of Maine was working with three individuals Saturday to ensure that they have food, a safe place to sleep and other essentials following a single-family home fire. Over the next several days, the Red Cross will remain in contact with them to provide financial […]

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Farmington Emblem Club to host Red Cross blood drive at FMH

PORTLAND – The Farmington Emblem Club is pleased to be joining forces with the American Red Cross again to ensure that blood is always available when it is needed. Club members will be volunteering their services at the blood drive planned for Friday, Oct. 20, from noon to 6 p.m. at Franklin Memorial Hospital. Blood […]

October is National Physical Therapy Month

FARMINGTON – Allied Physical Therapy is celebrating National Physical Therapy Month. The NorthEast Private Practice Network, which consists of 35 independently owned physical therapy practice locations across the state of Maine, including Allied Physical Therapy in Farmington, will be offering free screenings for fitness, pain, injuries, balance/fall risks and other common problems. Allied Physical Therapy […]

How to dispose of unused Rx medication

Is your medicine cabinet filled with expired drugs or medications you no longer need? Your best option for safe disposal is to turn all unused and expired medications in during a DEA Drug Take-Back Event, or drop it (anonymously) into a medication collection box. Collection boxes are available during business hours at the Jay, Rangeley, […]

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