Troop Greeters Appreciation Night 

Some folks who spend countless hours welcoming and sending off military service members were recognized for their efforts today.It was Troop Greeters Appreciation night at the Bangor International Airport.And a big surprise was unveiled at the event.Come Spring 2010 there will be a pavilion and garden area dedicated to the military service members who travel through BIA.Chairman of the Troop Greeters Tom Kohl says their efforts don’t need to be recognized.” But it’s not about us, it’s about the troops. And the troops do appreciate us and tell us that constantly. Families send notes back to us constantly. But it really is about the troops.”The documentary “The Way We Get By” which is about the troop greeters is coming to the Bangor Mall Cinemas Ten.It will run September 11 through the 17 and have show times at 1:00, 4:00, 7:00 and 9:30 pm.