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Amazon Buys Whole Foods For Over 13 Billion
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Amazon Prime Pantry- I May Never Go grocery Shopping Again

This past winter, after schlepping a gigantic bag of dog food from shelf to cart to register to car to home, I decided I was going to have my dog food delivered to my house through Amazon. We then added the large 24 count toilet paper to the order and never since have I had to go buy these nor have I run out. So with phone in hand on Sunday morning, I began perusing Amazon for laundry soaps, fabric softeners, toilet cleaner, paper towels and such.

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Tis’ The Season For The B98.5 Tanksgiving Food Drive

It's that time of year again!  Central Maine's largest food drive will kick off on November 8th and will continue through November 13th.  The Bee Crew will be all over Central Maine taking donations of non-perishable food items to be distributed to local food pantries.  But, now is the time to start cleaning out your pantry and challenging your coworkers, friends, family to do the same.

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Be Creative With Your Halloween Costumes. Here’s 5 DIY Suggestions

I always prefer the traditional costumes, like a witch, bunny, devil or cat.  But, I also LOVE creative costumes that are put together with simple items around the house.  DIY is becoming a popular trend in our house.  If you are looking for some suggestions, consider these.

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Own Ricky Bobby’s House

Want to move to a warmer climate for the winter? Want a piece of NASCAR and Hollywood history? The mansion that hosted one of the most awkward dinner scenes in Hollywood history can be yours for a reduced price...

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What’s Going On With LulaRoe Consultants?

A year ago, everywhere you looked...LulaRoe was all over Facebook!  I'll admit, I even tried to become a consultant.  People were legging crazy.  But now...what's up?  I've never seen a home party sale company take such a huge turn.

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Category: Money, Offbeat, Shopping
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Was Andy Being Cheap or Frugal?

The difference between being cheap, and frugal has long been correlated with the number of zeros in your bank account. Unfairly, if you ask me...

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UPDATE: Pittston Teenager Dies From Injuries Sustained In Crash -How You Can Help The Family

UPDATE: Tabytha Hembree, 16, of Pittston, has died from injuries she received in a car crash yesterday (Aug. 31).

According to CentralMaine.com, Hembree, who was a junior at Gardiner Area High School, died after being taken to Maine Medical Center in Portland by Lifefight.

All athletic events at Gardiner Area High School have been cancelled for today (Sept. 1) and there is a candlelight vigil scheduled for 7PM at the high school soccer field. Additionally, the report said that the high school will be open from 10AM to 2PM on Saturday, Sept. 2 where councilors will be available to help students cope with the tragic news.

Read below to find how to help the family.

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Why I Won’t Win The Powerball

 

Tonight, there's a record Powerball drawing, and we spent a decent chunk of time fielding calls about what people would do with the money. Whe...

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Save The Date: Join Conquer Chiari At Margaritas Restaurant In Augusta

Come out, make some noise, have a drink and EAT on September 1st.  September is Chiari Malformation Awareness month and Conquer Chiari is kickin it off at Margaritas in Augusta.  A portion of the sales will be donated back to Conquer Chiari Walk Across America - Central Maine's event on September 16th.  But first...here's what you need:

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Kennebec Valley Humane Society

KV Humane Society Is Running Low On Some Essential Items!

On your next shopping trip, maybe you can consider picking up a few of these items.  Kennebec Valley Humane Society put a plea out on their Facebook page explaining they are critically low on these items.  

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