Cancer Community Center's Summertime Social Set for June

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YARMOUTH, Maine -- The Cancer Community Center's Summertime Social is set for 6-11 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at East Coast Yacht Sales, 106 Lafayette St. Proceeds from the event, which includes a lobster bake, dancing to the Don Campbell Band, live auction and raffle, will benefit the Cancer Community Center of South Portland. Ticket information may be found at cancercommunitycenter.org/ SummerSocial.htm.New doctor hired at PCHC Community Care & Geriatrics

BANGOR, Maine -- Dr. Penny Lamhut has joined the medical staff of Penobscot Community Health Care's Community Care and Geriatrics, which serves patients in area nursing homes, rehabilitation facilities or for in-home visits.

Lamhut's practice centers on all aspects of high-quality geriatric medical care, including patient physicals, acute visits and health care maintenance.

Prior to joining PCHC, Lamhut served as a geriatrician in private practice. She is board-certified by the American Board of Family Practice and certified as medical director by the American Medical Directors Association. Lamhut will be seeing patients at area nursing and rehabilitation facilities.

For information about PCHC's Community Care & Geriatrics, call 945-5247, ext. 598.Ticks and Lyme disease talk at Blue Hill Library

BLUE HILL, Maine -- "Ticked Off!" presentation and discussion about ticks and Lyme disease by Registered Nurse Happy Dickey and Dr. Beatrice Szantyr, 6:30-8 p. …