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These 5 Very Bad Things Could Happen if You Feed Deer in Maine or New Hampshire
New England woods, much like other parts of the world, are filled with deer. Deer often bring a smile to my face. I think since I am unable to get close to them (as they frequently dart away any time they notice a human), I am curious about them. They...
Here Are the Reasons Why Maine Beaches Are Better in the Winter
Let me get right to the point. I would rather visit a beach in Maine in the winter than the summer. You might think that is crazy, and maybe it is. However, not to me. I would rather spend time on a freezing cold beach in the middle of January than an entire beautiful day in July.
3 New England States Rank as Best for Winter Sports Enthusiasts
It's a well-known fact that New England is a great place for winter sports like skiing, ice skating, snowmobiling, and the list goes on and on. But of the six New England states, only three ranked in the top 10 as best for winter sports enthusiasts. A new study by...
Why Many Retailers in Maine Don’t Accept American Express Cards
There's a good reason why consumers need to choose which credit card they carry in their wallet. From lower interest rates to increased rewards, there's a lot of factors when deciding on a credit card. But one key reason? Some credit cards are not accepted at small and large retailers in America, including many in Maine.
Thanks for a Great Season!
As our broadcasts of MDI and Ellsworth basketball have come to a conclusion for the season, I’d like to thank all our advertisers who sponsored our games. Without you, it wouldn’t have been possible to broadcast over 60 games this season. This was a season unlike any other,...
Maine Added the 4th Most Personal Loan Debt in the US in 2023
I generally try to keep my articles both positive and interesting, but sometimes I come across data that is just…interesting. This is not a news flash by any means, so you're likely aware that Americans have accumulated hundreds of billions of dollars in personal loan debt, especially over the last few years with the inflation crisis.
Parents Attach Camera to 1-Year-Old for Giggle-Filled POV of First Disneyland Trip
A one-year-old's first visit to Disneyland has been captured in one of the most unique videos you'll see thanks to her own crafty camera work. Brooke and Rhett Scheurn wanted to create a special video to commemorate their daughter's first trip to Disneyland. The couple told Good Morning America they fitted Cloves with a magnetized camera that hung around her neck as the family walked around the park.
The Warmest February Day Ever in Maine Happened 6 Years Ago
It's been an incredibly bizarre winter in Maine this year. A winter filled with just as many rain and windstorms as plowable snowstorms. It's also been a relatively warm winter, with both daytime and evening temperatures consistently staying several degrees above normal at most weather stations. While outdoor warmth is...
11 Places to Night Ski and Ride in Maine and New Hampshire
Hitting the slopes after the sun dips below the horizon is a whole different experience. Although oftentimes it can be a lot colder at night, dressing warm will usually outweigh the negatives of chill winter bite that's in the air. I remember growing up as a teenager and night skiing...
Should Maine Towns Be Required to Have Public Restrooms?
Over the last few years, we have heard a lot about the need for more public toilets in some Maine communities. Not surprisingly, many of the discussions have centered around Portland. In recent years, the city has seen a big influx of homeless. On top of that, during the summer...
2024 Maine Shrine Lobster Bowl Rosters Announced
The 2024 Maine Shrine Lobster Bowl will take place at Lewiston High School, on July 20th. On Saturday, February 24th the Rosters were announced. Here are the members of the East Football Team and East Cheer Team. Football Team. Josiah James-Chin - Ellsworth. Aiden Maguire - Bucksport. Parker Sergent -...
16 Famous People You Probably Didn’t Realize Were Born in Maine
Fame and fortune. A lot of us dream of it, and very few of us ever achieve it. That's especially true for people born in Maine. When someone from Maine becomes a celebrity, they typically become a household name. That isn't to say the state is filled with talentless individuals. A rise to true celebrity status just doesn't happen that often for those that are born here.
It’s Official, Maine Has the Oldest Population in the U.S.
Maine, we're known for things like beautiful landscapes, coastlines, seafood and now....old people. Now if you happen to fall in the bracket of a baby boomer, know that 70 is the new 50, and you are probably aging gracefully. Now that we've got that out of the way, who's a...
#2 Old Town Beats #1 Ellsworth Girls 58-42 for Northern Maine Class B Championship [STATS/PHOTOS]
The #1 Ellsworth Girls knew to win the Class B Girls Championship and to get back to the State Championship Game, they would have to contain Saige Evans and the high-powered Old Town Coyotes offense. Unfortunately that plan didn't come to fruition as Evans scored a game-high 22 points and...
People Want These 12 Food Chains in Maine Right Now
Whether you love them or hate them, food chains are here to stay in Maine. Without question, Maine is home to some incredible mom and pop restaurants and food stores that deserve your attention. The thing about chains is consistency and understanding. You know what you're getting yourself into when you shop at a certain market and eat at a certain restaurant.
Bar Harbor, Maine, Mountain Home to One of the Most Unmissable Experiences in America
As the days get longer and the chill comes out of the air, people across the Northeast will begin to map out what their summer will look like. From trips to the beach or lazy days on the lake, fun will be had once again in the summer. But for...
#4 Orono Beats #3 Old Town 58-44 to Win Northern Maine Class B Championship [STATS/PHOTOS]
With the score tied at 39-39 at the end of the 3rd Quarter, the #4 Orono Red Riots outscored #3 Old Town 19-5 in the 4th Quarter to win the Northern Maine Class B Boy's Championship 58-44 at the Cross Insurance Center on Friday, February 23rd. Orono led 14-10 at...
New Cancer Concerns with a Popular Cereal Sold Here in Maine
I used to eat so much cereal. When I was a kid, I had my own special bowl for cereal. It was a small plastic mixing bowl that had a little handle on the side. I would fill nit to the brim with whatever I was into at the moment... Captain Crunch, Alphabits... I loved all those things. It was my Saturday morning routine.
Clueless Guy Mansplains Golf Swing to Female Pro at Driving Range: WATCH
Some people just don't know when to shut up. Georgia Ball is a PGA professional gofer and instructor with more than 230,000 followers on Instagram and another 170,000 over on TikTok. Her golf tutorial videos generate millions of views. Suffice to say, Ball knows what she's doing when it comes...
Maine Cell Phone Users: Never Use 911 to See if Your Phone Works
The outage never seemed to hit my own phone yesterday. I saw online in several places, that there was a pretty widespread cellular outage for a few of the big companies like AT&T and Verizon. I didn't even really know much about it until it was pretty much over. But it reminded me of when the internet went out all over the country back in 2020, and no one knew what to do. It was board games galore for a whole afternoon and evening, like the good old days.
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