Marine Corps League meeting

AUBURN — The Central Maine Detachment no. 810 of the Marine Corps League will meet Thursday, Jan. 31, at the American Legion Post 31, Washington Street.

Installation of officers will be by the Department of Maine commandant. All marine and FMF corpsmen are welcome to attend. Please wear uniforms for pictures.

Take Charge! screenings

LEWISTON — St. Mary’s  will offer Take Charge! Community Screenings in February.

February is Heart Disease Awareness Month for Women. Heart disease is the number one killer of women. Knowing and managing risk factors is a vital action to prevent a cardiac event. Risk factors that can be changed and/or managed are physical inactivity, overweight/obesity, tobacco use, high cholesterol, high blood pressure and diabetes.


Take Charge! is a quick and easy screening that includes a written health risk assessment, height, weight, blood pressure, BMI, total cholesterol testing, HDL, LDL, triglycerides and blood glucose.

Call Prevention & Wellness at 777-8898 to schedule a screening. The screenings are open to everyone and cost $35.