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Sukeforth Family Festival of Trees

See The Trees You Could Win At The Sukeforth Family Festival Of Trees

What a great cause.  The Sukeforth Family Festival of Trees is an event starting this Friday and will help raise money for: Spectrum Generations Meals on Wheels, Hospice Volunteers of Waterville Area & House in the Woods.  For only 50 cents, you could win one of these fully filled Christmas trees...with all the gifts included.

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Top Ten Businesses Sarah Wants To Bring Back To The Augusta Area

There are a lot of great businesses in Augusta!  There always has been.  But we've also seen a lot of great businesses come and go.  Some of them, I miss and would love to see them return to Augusta.  Some I never had to pleasure of visiting, but heard great stories about them.

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Surprise Soldier Homecomings in 2015 – GRAB YOUR TISSUES [VIDEO]

Not sure why I torture myself with videos like this.  But it's nice to cry happy tears and I think we need to once in awhile.  In honor of Veteran's Day and to our soldiers past & present, thank you so much for your sacrifice and service.

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Where To Find Veterans Day Free Deals

Veterans Day is Wednesday, Nov. 11,  and many national chains are saying "thank you" to veterans and active military members by offering freebies.

Many of the deals require proof of service, and some of the deals are extended to family members.

Here is a list of freebies for veterans and active military members:

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Blaine House Food Drive Is Underway

As B98.5 wraps up our 15th annual 'Tanks' gving food drive, the Governor and the first lady Ann LePage are starting the annual Blaine House food drive.

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'Tanks'Giving 2015
McCoy with the loot

The 15th Annual ‘Tanks’Giving Food Drive Comes To An End!!

What an awesome community we live in.  Thank you Central Maine for all of your donations.  For 4 days we spread out throughout the area and we had a record setting amount of donations. We were out looking for nonperishable food and money to distribute to local food banks and the Salvation Army.  Over $5,000 was raised this year along with tons of food, baby items, pet items & toiletries.  Central Maine...YOU ROCK!

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Photo by Andy Capwell
Photo by Andy Capwell

Great Stories From The 15th Annual ‘Tanks’giving Food Drive

The 15th annual 'Tanks'giving Food Drive has wrapped up and a huge thank you to all of you who donated food and money that will be helping many families throughout central Maine.

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Here’s What You Can Donate To The 15th Annual ‘Tanks’giving Food Drive

We will be kicking off one of Central Maine's largest food drives next week.  We will be in Randolph, Augusta, Waterville & Skowhegan throughout the week with other members of the community collecting nonperishable food items.  Whether you are donating 1 can or an entire case of food, here are some suggestions on what food pantries are looking for.

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Bee Lunch Break
Bee Lunch Break Winners - Taconnet Federal CU

Bee Lunch Break Winners – October 22, 2015

Congratulations to Taconnet Federal Credit Union in Skowhegan!  They are our Bee Lunch Break winners.  They won free pizza and sodas from Al's Pizza in Skowhegan.  If you would like to have McCoy & Dyer deliver lunch to your workplace for up to 10 people, enter the Bee Lunch Break now!

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TANKSgiving 2012
TANKSgiving 2012

‘Tanks’Giving Starts On November 2nd: Here’s Where We Will Be

The annual 'Tanks'Giving Food Drive is starting on November 2nd. The first 'Tanks'Giving Food Drive started in November 2000 and over the 15 years the tons of food and thousands of dollars have all stayed right here in central Maine.

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