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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
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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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Category: Community, Lists

The Top Ten Family Friendly Neighborhoods In Augusta-Waterville

The website Neighborhood Scout has ranked twenty-two neighborhoods in the Augusta and Waterville area on being 'family friendly'. They used six metrics in their study. There were excellent public schools, safety from crime, owner-occupied single family homes, families with children and adults with college degrees. Let's look at their rankings.

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Google Street View

Augusta’s Hartford Fire Station is in Need of Some Updates

Augusta’s Hartford Fire Station is in need of some updates and it’s going to take money. The 96 year old fire station wants to make sure it is operational for years to come.

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Photo, Spencer Platt, Getty Images
Photo, Spencer Platt, Getty Images

Neighbors Uniting to Address Opiates in Augusta

There is going to be another work shop for the community on an action plan to address the problem of opiates in our area. Wednesday March 30, 2016 at 6pm at Cony! The focus will be working towards action steps to take the community back!

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Category: Community, Local News, News
Connor's Easter Egg Hunt

Sarah’s Teenagers Give Connor An Easter Egg Hunt [VIDEO]

As a mom, I couldn't be prouder.  Every year, the 'Easter Bunny' does a late night egg hunt for those too cool teenage boys, Sawyer & Dustin.  Well, this year, those teenagers showed me just how 'too cool' they really are.  This year, these two incredible kids asked if they could give their egg hunt to Connor and his sister, Natalee.

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E Waste Event in Waterville April 2

An electronic collection event is coming up on Saturday, April 2 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Held at American Legion Post #5 on College Avenue in Waterville and is open to anyone.

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