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Items That Have Gone Away

Progress, technology, things evolve and improve, but most often at the expense of something or someone. Sarah Dyer and I were talking this morning on the Morning Buzz of things you don't see anymore and it kind of made me sad and nostalgic.

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Photo from Andy Capwell
Photo from Andy Capwell

Halloween Is It Now More For Adults Than Kids?

I will admit, I am not a big fan of Halloween. Even as a kid, I enjoyed getting the candy, but I thought Halloween was more creepy than fun. Now as an adult, I think Halloween has become more for adults than for kids. Kids where I live do not go trick-or-treating like I did back in the day. Frankly, I think it's an excuse for adults to dress risque and party. But, I digress, I will occasional dress up and go to a Halloween party and I found a couple of past Halloween costumes of mine that I thought were pretty good.

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iStockphoto

Question Of The Day: Do You Agree With The Welfare Work Requirements?

Tomorrow is October 1st and it will mark the beginning of major changes for many low-income residents in Maine. Governor Paul LePage's plans for welfare reform will take place.

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Jim Rogash, Getty Images

Tom Brady Or Jimmy Garoppolo?

The New England Patriots were routed on Monday Night Football last night, when the Kansas City Chiefs defeated New England 41-14. Tom Brady was benched in the fourth quarter of the game and rookie QB Jimmy Garoppolo came in and maybe lit the fuse for a quarterback controversy?

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Steve Pope - Getty Images

“I Feel Like I’m In Labor”…

Reading through "celebrity" news, I discovered that Bill Clinton is excited to become a grandfather and expressed "I feel like I'm in labor".  Chelsea, who announced in April that she was expecting, hinted that her due date is real close.

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Wesley Hitt, Getty Images
Wesley Hitt, Getty Images

Randy’s College Football Wrap Up Week 4

In week 4 of college football there was one upset in the top 10 and two upsets overall in the top twenty. Number 1, Florida State, playing without starting QB Jameis Winston because of suspension, hung on to beat Clemson in over time 23-17.

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Graham Chadwick, Getty Images

Panama Tops the Global Well Being Poll

The Global Well Being poll came out and of 135 countries, Panama, came in at number one. The poll conducted in 2013 and released this week, looks at five things people feel about their lives. Sense of purpose, social connections, community, finances and physical vigor.

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Doug Menuez, Thinkstock
Doug Menuez, Thinkstock

Question Of The Day: Do You Think It Is OK To Film Police Officers Making Arrests?

The ACLU of Maine has filed a lawsuit against a Portland Police officer on behalf of a Bar Harbor couple who were arrested for videotaping police officers on a public street. In the compliant against Portland police Sgt. Benjamin Noyes Jr., the ACLU, claim that the arrest of the couple was 'illegal and unconstitutional' and that the officer violated their First Amendment and Fourth Amendment rights.

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Roman Milert, Thinkstock
Roman Milert, Thinkstock

Major Retailers Start Their Holiday Shopping Sales

The calender officially says it's still summer through September 22, 2014. You might not realize that if you were shopping at a local major retail store, like KMart or Walmart, they have begun their holiday shopping sales this weekend!

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Jared C. Tilton
Jared C. Tilton

Investigation Into Kevin Ward Jr’s Death Complete [POLL]

The Ontario County's Sheriff's office has announced that the investigation involving NASCAR's Tony Stewart and the death of Kevin Ward Jr is complete.  The results will be released next week.

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Category: Opinion, Sports

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