Clients in the News

The Cromwell Center

Students learn to be more accepting

Students at Ames Elementary School spent parts of Monday engaged in different group activities.

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Falmouth students learn to be more inclusive

At Falmouth Elementary School, children took part in a special interactive inclusion program.

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Eliot kids learn about dignity, respect and inclusion

The Cromwell Center made a stop at Eliot Elementary School last month as part of their ongoing mission to provide disabilities awareness programs to Maine students.

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Friendship Village School to participate in disabilities awareness, sensitivity program

Friendship Village School, in Friendship, is one of nine additional schools to receive programming this year through The Cromwell Center for Disabilities Awareness.

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Lewiston fifth-grader wins essay contest

The Cromwell Center for Disabilities Awareness held the annual dinner and auction on May 16 at the Marriott Sable Oaks. The banquet raised $125,000…

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Stop bullying, train kids in diversity early

The Cromwell Center is working to teach thousands of Maine kids about inclusion in elementary schools across the state.

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Hundreds rally around program that promotes inclusion and respect in Maine schools

Hundreds rallied around an organization tonight that teaches disability awareness and inclusion in our schools.

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Cromwell Center for Disabilities Awareness to hold annual Dinner and Auction

The Cromwell Center will be hosting its annual Dinner and Auction 5 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at the Marriott Sable Oaks, 200 Sable Oaks Drive.

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Shipyard Brewing Company

Shipyard Brewing strikes second global marketing deal in less than a month

Portland-based Shipyard Brewing Co. is expanding its global presence by establishing a partnership with Rocks Brewing in Sydney, Australia.

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Capt’n Eli’s changes recipe to join ‘all-natural’ soda marketplace

The Portland-based company has eliminated preservatives from its recipes, a move it expects to further expand its market.

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Tap Lines: Shipyard branching out with new styles and global partnerships

The Portland brewery adds a lager and a brut IPA to its lineup while entering a beer exchange with Australia’s Rocks Brewing.

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Ken & Matt: Pumpkinhead Half Marathon/5K & Festival

Ken & Matt talk with Bruce Forsley & Gene Wypyski about the first Pumpkinhead Half Marathon.

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Home Care & Hospice Alliance of Maine

Home Care and Hospice Alliance of Maine celebrates annual tea at the Blaine House

It’s an opportunity to honor and celebrate home care and hospice workers.

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Home Care & Hospice Alliance of Maine celebrates annual Blaine House Tea

The event, hosted yearly by the Alliance, celebrates and honors the work of the home care and hospice workers and volunteers from across the state.

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Saco & Biddeford Savings

Maine Voices: Supporting school nutrition is an investment in our future

Public policies and private initiatives are aimed at making it easier for students to get dependable meals.

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SacoSTEAM gains funding momentum in second year

Nonprofit aims to increase resources for teacher-initiated projects.

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S&B Financial Services recognizes employee achievement 

S&B Financial Services, located at Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution, Maine’s oldest bank, is pleased to announce that Lisa Dube of Saco has successfully earned the Series 6 and Series 63 registrations.

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Saco & Biddeford Savings promotes Gary Trempe

Mainebiz newsworthy people and performances

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Students score free lunch thanks to Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution

The Boston Red Sox slugged 105 home runs at Fenway Park last season and as a result, Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution donated $5,400 to six school nutrition programs throughout York and Cumberland counties.

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WordLab in the News

WordLab wins Golden Arrow award

WordLab was recognized by the Maine Public Relations Council with a Golden Arrow award.

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WordLab apprentice program provides career opportunities

The goal is to both attract young professionals and keep homegrown talent in a state facing an aging workforce.

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Newsworthy people and performances for Sept. 2, 2019

New hires: WordLab, a communications apprenticeship program started by Linda Varrell of Broadreach Public Relations in Portland, hired as client associates Katherine Hulit, Brian Lee, Kyle Walton, Glendon Zernicke, Sacha Kiesman, Scott Michael and Lauren Whitney.

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Employers flock to 80-year-old apprenticeship program amid workforce crunch

Rapidly growing participation in the state-administered program is raising concerns that it will become overwhelmed.

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First-of-Its-Kind Communications Firm Provides Workforce Solution for Maine

A new company has launched in Portland that’s providing a unique solution to combat the exodus of Maine’s young workforce. WordLab ®, which began operating in February, is a state-accredited, full-time communications apprenticeship program that is attracting young professionals to Maine while also keeping homegrown talent here.

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