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Without Space or Curator, Military Museum in Augusta Expected to Close

One of Augusta's hidden treasures, the Maine Military Historical Society's museum, isn't expected to survive the move of the Maine National Guard headquarters from Camp Keyes to a new facility, Camp Chamberlain.

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Maine Gets Ready For a Partial Solar Eclipse, Do We Need to Wear Special Glasses?

Will sunglasses protect our eyes during the partial eclipse, or do we need to find special glasses?

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The ‘Frozen’ Musical Debuts Its Poster, Plus Seven Others That Were Rejected

Frozen is heading to Broadway, which comes as absolutely no surprise whatsoever. The Disney film remains one of the company’s biggest releases ever, every kid knows at least the chorus of “Let It Go” by now, and I was just in Target today and they’re still selling Anna and Elsa sippy cups. The musical is imminent, and as such it just debuted the official poster.

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Maine Officially Asks Feds for MaineCare Work Requirements

Gov. Paul LePage's administration is officially asking the federal government to impose work and premium requirements on state Medicaid recipients.

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Who Eats Watermelon Better? Randy? Sarah? Andy?

Today is national Watermelon Day!  There are many ways to eat this wonderful, juicy, watery, delightful fruit.  But, some people have strange ways they eat it.  With salt!  With italian dressing & cheddar cheese!  Or not at all!

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Frank Coco From AVEDA Institute In Augusta Will Shave His Head IF…

So this just happened.  We had Frank Coco, owner of the AVEDA Institute, along with Patrick Lomantini in the studio to promote BarkAID.  BarkAID is a benefit where you can get your haircut by Patrick (one of the country's BEST stylists) and proceeds will go to the Kennebec Valley Humane Society.  During the interview, Frank spontaneously volunteered himself for something he might now be regretting.

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HBO Hack Was Seven Times Bigger Than Sony’s, FBI Now Involved

Hacking scandals are everywhere these days, and a recent HBO attack that allegedly leaked Game of Thrones scripts and several comedy episodes may be bigger than feared. Sources say the data extends to many more times what Sony suffered in 2014, and is now being investigated by the FBI.

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New Wax Museum In Boston Unveils Figure Of Tom Brady And It’s Not Good

The Dreamland Wax Museum recently opened in Boston with wax figures of Katy Perry, Snoop Dogg, Trump, and more than 100 others. Including Tom Brady...

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Easy DIY Crafts – Presented By Central Maine’s Smarty Pants

Looking for something nifty to do with your kids at home?  These are so much fun, even adults find them intriguing and therapeutic to play with.  So, thanks to Central Maine's Smarty Pants: Emma-Leigh & Brennan and assistant, Chloe.

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What Was The Shortest Time You’ve Spent At A Job?

Yesterday (July 31), Anthony Scaramucci was removed from his role as White House Communications Director, less than two weeks after President Donald Trump hired him. Two weeks? Could it be the shortest tenure ever?

Hold my beer.

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