Vaillancourts Retire from UMaine 

The University of Maine is saying farewell to two very special long time employees.Doreen Vaillancourt has spent the past 45 years working at the College of Engineering at U-Maine.Jimmy Vaillancourt, her husband, has worked in the Print and Mailing Department for the past 44 years.Both are retiring at the end of June. The folks at U-Maine held a special event this evening to honor the couple.The Vaillancourts say they’ll be a little sad to say goodbye. “I’m retiring with mixed feelings because I really love this university and love the college of engineering and I think Jimmy really loves Printing and Mailing Services. It’s all the job he had.”They said they’re looking forward to spending more time with family and friends and doing some traveling. The Vaillancourts say they would like to stay involved with the University in some way.