October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. If you drive past Ellsworth City Hall at night starting on Friday, October 1st and throughout the entire month, look up! You'll find it is lit up pink!

Photo Chris Popper

A tip of the hat to the City of Ellsworth! They know how many people in Downeast Maine either have, had or know of someone who is battling breast cancer.

Remember if you haven't called to schedule your mammogram, do it today. The best chance for survival is through early detection!

You'll notice too that our website, starting on Friday, October 1st and throughout the entire month will also be pink, in honor of those who are battling, and those who have battled breast cancer.

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