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Lewiston Auburn Rotartians Welcome Newest Members

Lewiston Auburn Rotartians Welcome Newest Members

Photo Caption:  Pictured (l-r)  Robert Westhoven, Christine Wilson, Monica Millhime and William Denehy share a moment after the induction of Westhoven and Millhime as the two newest members of the Lewiston-Auburn Rotary Club.  The fellowship meets every Thursday at noon at the Ramada Inn in Lewiston.  Photo by Kathy Becvar.

Lewiston – The Lewiston-Auburn Club has grown by two new members, both formally of New Jersey.  Induction ceremonies for Robert Westhoven and Monica Millhime were held on Wednesday, May 11 at the Ramada Inn in Lewiston.  Westhoven’s club sponsor, Christine Wilson,  and Millhime’s sponsor, William Denehy, introduced the newest members to the fellowship and guests during the club’s Annual Awards Banquet.

Westhoven grew up in Southern New Jersey.  He has lived in Auburn for five years with his wife, Melissa.  The couple has a two year old son, Caden and is expecting another boy in late July. 

Blog Comments for Marketing and Getting More Blog Comments

Blog Comments for Marketing and Getting More Blog Comments

This week I did a webinar all about Blog Comments. To take my own advice, I wanted to write a blog post about some of the main topics we talked about in our webinar.

We know that blogging is good for SEO, targetting long-tail search terms and having a blog helps establish you as an expert in your field.

Michaud Tours New Community Concepts Service Center

Michaud Tours New Community Concepts Service Center

BANGOR, ME – On Wednesday, June 8th, Congressman Mike Michaud toured the new Community Concepts service center located at 240 Bates Street in Lewiston. In the attached photo, from left to right, are: Chief Financial Officer Walter Riseman, Congressman Michaud, Executive Director Mike Burke, and Chief Operating Officer Laurie Winsor.

Community Concepts, which also has a significant presence in South Paris, moved into their new building in March. Since 1965, Community Concepts has offered a variety of housing, economic development and social services for the communities of Androscoggin, Franklin, and Oxford counties. These services support both the basic needs of low income families and promote self-sufficiency.  In addition, Community Concepts is the home of the Western Maine Economic Development Council (WMEDC).  WMEDC is a single point of contact for Economic Development assistance anywhere in Oxford County. 

Social Media in Highly Regulated Industries - June SMBME

 

Registration is now open for June's Social Media Breakfast Maine.

This month we are talking about Social Media in Highly Regulated Industries.

REGISTER HERE: http://www.socialmediabreakfastmaine.com/upcoming/

Social Media is fun, exciting, ever changing, popular, fast and surprising – a lot of companies don’t like that and for good reason. Many of us work in industries that are more regulated.

What is Quality Score?

What is Quality Score?

In paid search (pay-per-click/PPC), like Google Adwords, there is a number that indicates the quality of the keywords you are using and affects it’s ranking and cost-per-click (CPC).

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Auburn, Maine Based Lawyer Successful In Landmark Case before MPUC

On behalf of several Maine residents, Skelton, Taintor & Abbott (www.skeltontaintorabbott.net) secured a landmark decision that will benefit utility customers throughout the country. Alan Stone, chair of the firm’s energy law group, successfully convinced the Maine Public Utilities Commission (MPUC) to find that it was an unjust and unreasonable practice for Central Maine Power Company (CMP) to refuse to permit residential and small commercial customers to opt-out of CMP’s smart meter program.

Alan Stone says that one of the most important elements to come from the MPUC decision is the integrity of the process.

Facebook Maine Social Mixer

Facebook Maine Social Mixer

Monday, June 6 · 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Havana South
44 Wharf St.
Portland, Maine

Maine's social network returns for a fun-filled casual mixer at Havana South! We'll have a complementary appetizer buffet, drink specials, great conversations/connections and much more. Bring your friends!

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