Cassie Fostun Named 2017 Outstanding CSR of the Year

Lincoln, Maine – Cassie Fostun, commercial customer service agent of the F. A. Peabody Company (FAPCO) of Lincoln, was recently named the 2017 Outstanding CSR of the Year for the state of Maine by the National Alliance for Insurance Education & Research.  Mrs....

Madigan Estates: A Business That Never Retires

BY: CHRISTOPHER ANDERSON, PRESIDENT, F. A. PEABODY INSURANCE In 1978, Brenda and Dana Brown of Houlton, Maine, established Madigan Health Care Facility after buying the former Madigan Hospital and building a new 50-bed nursing home. Brenda continued to operate the...

R. E. Lowell Lumber: Where Hard Work Is The Family Tradition

BY: SCOTT AUSTIN, CIC, F. A. PEABODY INSURANCE In the 1950s and into the 60s, Ralph Lowell worked as a jack-of-all-trades while living in Buckfield, Maine, with his wife and eight children. He often labored in the woods and had an old sawmill that he used for small...

Ellis Family Market: Always In Good Taste

BY: STEVEN FITZPATRICK, F. A. PEABODY INSURANCE Patten, Maine, is a town of about one thousand people tucked into the scenic and rustic region of Mount Katahdin, Baxter State Park, and now the region’s newest recreational area, Katahdin Woods and Waters National...

F. A. Peabody Company Acquires Andy Daigle Agency Business

Madawaska, Maine – The F. A. Peabody Company (FAPCO) announces the acquisition of the Andy Daigle Agency’s independent insurance business and office location in Madawaska, Maine.  FAPCO will continue to operate the business from its current Main Street location in the...