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Josh Thompson Coming to Portland

His latest single says he's gotta 'Cold Beer With Your Name On It"!

So why not see this country star in concert and have a cold one?

He's coming in August 9th to the Asylum in Portland! How can YOU get tickets?

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Jonathan Ferrey, Getty Images
Jonathan Ferrey, Getty Images

Two Maine Restaurants On The List Of America’s 35 Best Hot Dogs!

With baseball season in full swing and warmer weather and backyard BBQ's on the way, there is nothing like a great hot dog. The Daily Meal.com searched high and low across our great nation for the search of the best hot dogs. Two Maine restaurants made their list of America's 35 Best Dogs!

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Details Emerge About Double Fatal Accident In Hampden [UPDATED]

UPDATED 4 p.m.--Maine State Police have said the driver who caused the fatal crash on the Interstate in Hampden Sunday night was 55 year old Richard Holden from Carmel.

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Kim Reinick, Thinkstock
Kim Reinick, Thinkstock

Waldo County Group Wants To Build Homeless Shelter For Veterans

The Garry Owen Motorcycle Club is looking at raising money to build a homeless shelter for veterans. The idea came about three years ago, the members of the Garry Owen motorcycle club have helped local veterans and their families in the past few years. They have bought propane for the wife of a Knox County Vietnam War veterans who was dying of cancer and they have also filled the woodshed for the widow of a World War II veteran from Freedom, Maine.

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Jupiterimages, Thinkstock

A Maine Hospital Ranks Number One For Patient Safety

Consumer Reports has named Miles Hospital in Damariscotta number one in the nation for patient safety.

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Sean Gallup, Getty Images
Sean Gallup, Getty Images

Broken ATM Dispenses $37,000 By Mistake

File this in the what would you do category. A man, who was homeless, was trying to withdraw $140 from an ATM machine at a TD Bank branch in South Portland, Maine and what happened next was just like a scene from a hidden camera television show.

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Shrek moon
Photo by Sharon Buck

‘Shrek the Musical’ at the Waterville Opera House

I was lucky enough to be at the final dress rehearsal last night. Each time the Waterville Opera House puts on a performance you KNOW it's going to be something special.

And this one is no different!

The set is INCREDIBLE!!! And the show...PHENOMENAL!

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Superman Returns
Warner Bros.

Superman Saved Whitefield Elementary School

The children chanted his name:

Louie! Louie! Louie!

And Louie will now be known as Superman! It's not every day ONE MAN saves an ENTIRE school!

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Fort Hood Shooting
Drew Anthony Smith, Getty Images

4 Dead, 16 Injured in Fort Hood Shooting

Four people, including the gunman, were killed and 16 others injured in a shooting at Fort Hood in Killeen, Texas Wednesday evening.  Fort Hood officials said the gunman was a soldier who had been receiving mental health treatment and that he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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Jupiterimages, Thinkstock

The Search Is On For Maine’s Best Grocery Bagger

Paper or plastic? That question is almost never heard anymore as now many shoppers bring in reusable bags or plastic bags. I know that when I am checking out at the supermarket, if there is nobody to bag my groceries, I start to do it and I would have no chance at winning the title of best bagger!

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