Monday, October 30, 2006

BLRA (naval air station) update newsletter

October 2006

Touch Base with the Director
We have just completed our fall series of public workshops, BRAC to Basics: What would YOU do with 3300 acres? Over 150 people participated in the workshops, and the ideas that were generated reflect a wide variety of possibilities for the base. We asked participants to consider both the opportunities and constraints on the base and then design plans of the base that reflect......(Click for the newsletter)

Wednesday, October 18, 2006

Upcoming Flu Shot Clinics

The Maine CDC suggests that the following groups receive flu shots for the 2006-2007 season:

  • persons aged 50 years and older
  • residents of long-term care facilities
  • children and adults with certain chronic health conditions
  • children aged 6-59 months
  • pregnant women
  • healthcare personnel
  • household contacts and out-of-home caregivers of children aged less than 60 months old or persons at risk for severe complications from flu.

To get a flu shot:

  • Contact your doctor.
  • Check online for a pharmacy or shopping center flu clinic at Find a Flu Shot.
  • CHANS will be holding a flu shot clinic later this fall, look for an ad in the local paper.
  • CVS, Brunswick will be holding a clinic, Saturday, October 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Hannaford, Brunswick will hold a clinic, Friday, November 3, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Hannaford, Topsham will hold a clinic, Saturday, October 28, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Parkview Adventist Medical Center will hold clinics for adults, 18 and over on Tuesday, November 7 and Thursday, November 9 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the boardroom. The charge is $20 and the clinic accepts cash, private insurance and Medicare with no co-pay. The clinic cannot accept checks or credit cards. Please wear short sleeves.
  • Shaw's, Brunswick will hold a clinc, Monday, October 30, starting exactly at 10 a.m. and ending at exactly 2 p.m.
  • Walmart has scheduled clinics on weekends October 21 & 22 and October 28 & 29 at all Walmart stores, and October 21 and October 28 at some Sam's Club Stores.