FAN: Family Affairs Newsletter


Zack Paakkonen



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FAMILY AFFAIRS was a free, twice-a-month, social activities newsletter for the GLBTQI (gay/lesbian/bisexual/trans/queer/intersex) community, sent out around the 1st and 15th of each month. It covered the State of Maine only. The list was begun and maintained for many years by Jean Vermette in Bangor, and later operated by Zack Paakkonen of Portland. Over the years it evolved from a social activities newsletter into a business directory, classified ad service, and community bulletin board.

Publication Date

Winter 12-15-2016


Portland, ME


Newsletter, Maine, GLBTI, LGBTQ, Family Affairs Newsletter, support groups, social groups, events, job postings, personals


American Studies | Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies


Recommended Citation

Paakkonen, Zack, "Family Affairs Newsletter 2016-07-15" (2016). FAN: Family Affairs Newsletter.Book 175.

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Family Affairs Newsletter 2016-12-15



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