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A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes – Join The Cinderella Project For A Free Prom Dress

It's crazy how expensive planning to go to the prom can really be.  Parents/kids can pay up to $1,000 or more for the 'perfect' prom.  Unfortunately, that's out of reach for several families....and almost seems like a waste of money if you can afford it.  That's where the Cinderella Project of Maine comes into play.

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Emma Flute
Augusta 6th All City Band

Augusta 6th Grade City Wide Band Concert [VIDEO]

I think the Augusta 6th Grade City Wide Band deserves one heck of a BRAVO!! They performed together, for the first time, at Cony High School last night.  Also, a huge standing 'O' to the music instructor, Ms. Kimble, for teaching these kids (all from 4 different schools) and sharing your passion for music.  

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The Maine Fare Food Festival in Belfast Cancelled


The Maine Fare food festival that was founded in 2006 in Camden was cancelled in 2012 but came back the same year. Last year it was held at the Belfast Boathouse and about 3,000 people turned out. It has been cancelled again.

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Excited man and income tax form
Excited man and income tax form

Tax Day 2016…Tuesday April 19 in You Are a Mainer!

Taxes! Ugh! Normally we are all dreading April 15, but don’t sweat it this year! Here is the deal.

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Photo by Andy Capwell
Photo by Andy Capwell

Pictures From This Weekends Central Maine Strongman

The Augusta Armory was filled with several strong men and women as the Central Maine Strongman competition took place on Saturday. I was there for a few hours and saw a couple of the competitions. There was an overhead log press and something I'm calling the keg run.

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Remember When Fishing Just Meant Fishing?

My word.  Now, when I hear the term 'fishing', I no longer think of "grabbin yer rod and tackle box" and heading to the nearest pond.  No, now when I think of the term 'fishing', unfortunately phone scammers come to mind.  Then I start humming Tim McGraw's little diddy "Back When"

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Andy Capwell Is ‘Training’ For The Central Maine Strongman [VIDEO]

The Central Maine Strongman Competition is coming up this Saturday at the Augusta State Armory and I decide that I am going to give it a try this year. I've been lifting for several years now and it's always something that I wanted to try.

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Where Are The Longest Stop Lights In Central Maine?

Many traffic lights have modernized to have those sensors where the lights change sooner depending on the traffic. However, there sure does seem to be those traffic lights that just seem to stay red forever!

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UPDATE: Augusta Police Respond To Facebook Handicap Parking Controversy 

The Augusta Police have issued a response on their Facebook page regarding a photo that has circulated on Facebook regarding a car with Maine Legislative plates being parked at Hannaford on Whitten Road in Augusta.

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Category: Community, Local News
Townsquare Media Bangor
Townsquare Media Bangor

10 Reasons Mainers Are Tougher Than Everyone Else

As Maine residents, we came up with this list based on our opinions (which are actually facts.) Here are the reasons we think Mainers are tougher than everyone else

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