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Lithgow Library to Open Monday (May 11th) in New, Temporary Home

 

Lithgow Public Library will open Monday (May 11th)  in its new, but temporary home, in the old MaineGeneral building on Chestnut St. The reopening comes a month after the library closed and moved

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Divas Squared Talks Spring Sports – Sarah Is Heated About Coaches, Parents & Nanas![VIDEO]

Sarah & Renee...well, more Sarah is cranky again.  Seems to be a monthly thing.  Forget pet peeves, this diva has a kennels of irritation.  With listening ears open, Renee takes it all in.  Sarah is fired up about the behavior of coaches & parents when it comes to Spring sports.  Also, she bites the head off of dear sweet Nanas, but why?

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Category: Newsletter, Offbeat, Videos
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Congratulations To Our New Bee Teacher Of The Month

Congratulations to Ms. Dot Hutchins from Cony High School.  She is our Bee Teacher of the Month for May.  What better way to celebrate Teacher Appreciation Day today by surprising this wonderful teach with a trophy from Yankee Trophy of Benton and a gift certificate from the China Dine-ah.

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Photo from B98.5

The Morning Buzz Stupid Challenge Of The Week – May 4th [VIDEO]

McCoy & Dyer have decided to take on stupid challenges that go viral on the internet.  Some are crazy.  Some are funny.  Some are yummy.  But each week, they take on one more.  This week, they do the "Egg Challenge"

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Steve Frost, Thinkstock
Steve Frost, Thinkstock

Maine Gas Prices Up Sharply Again This Week

Gas prices sure seem to go up faster than they come down, case in point, gas prices in Maine went up another eight cents per gallon this past week. That's according to the price-monitoring website GasBuddy.com.

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Craig Barritt, Getty Images
Craig Barritt, Getty Images

Stinger’s Scoop Club Members – Get Your Scotty McCreery Presale Code Here

American Idol winner and country star Scotty McCreery will be coming in concert at the Maine State Pier in Portland on August 22, and B98.5 wants to give you the chance to buy tickets before the general public!

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Are Your Reusable Bags Making You Sick? [VIDEO]

Reusable bags have become quite the discussion lately.  Since Portland decided to charge 5 cents for plastic bags, there has been quite the debate on whether or not this is OK.  Everybody has an opinion and for me, I absolutely agree with this.  Plastic bags are not necessary.  But, could reusable bags be making you sick?

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David McNew, Getty Images
David McNew, Getty Images

How Often Do You Use Reusable Bags? [POLL]

The Maine House rejected a bill that would have prohibited retailers from using disposable plastic bags.

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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

Preschool Student Not Allowed To Eat Her Oreos At Lunch

A Colorado mom is saying that a teacher at her child's preschool refused to let her daughter eat the Oreo cookies she packed for her daughter's lunch because they weren't nutritious.

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Sean Gallup, Getty Images

United Way E-Waste Recycling Event

This Saturday, May 2nd, the United Way of Kennebec Valley is sponsoring an E-Waste and Shredding event at the Augusta Civic Center.

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