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Published: Tuesday October 02, 2012 12:00 PM EDT

2012

MAINE: PATRICK DEMPSEY

Lewiston native Dempsey maintains a presence in his birthplace, having opened the Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing following his mother's cancer diagnosis in 1997.