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Local Big Box Store Wants HOW MUCH For Hatchimals??

Oy!  I don't know about you, but our hatchimal is already collecting dust, forgotten and the child that wanted it is already working on her Christmas the way, it's exactly 5 months away.  But recently, I found some on the shelf at Kmart in Augusta.  I was stunned to see how much they wanted for them.  

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Is That A UFO? Local Woman Catches This On Her Phone During A Trip To NY

So, I recently went to NY with a friend.  Meg was outside of our hotel getting some fresh air when she saw something weird in the sky.  There are A LOT of airports around us.  JFK...Laguardia...Newark.  It could be a plane...right?  But something is seriously wrong if you're on a plane flying in this crazy manner.  

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Who Wore It Better?

By a 4-0 vote, O.J. Simpson was granted parole today. While watching the hearing, I noticed he chose a light blue shirt. One not unlike something hanging in my closet...

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Bad News For National Mac and Cheese Day


Today (July 14th) is National Mac And Cheese Day. First off, could there be a more poorly placed holiday? First, who wants a hot dish on a mid July day?

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The 90’s Were The Best Because…Sarah Dyer Shares Her Thoughts

We took a lot of great phone calls during the Morning Buzz.  The 90's were great because...  There are so many reasons why the 90's were great, it's hard to pick just one.  But, I think I can narrow down my list a little bit.

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Category: B98.5, Offbeat, Opinion
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Sarah’s Reaction After Trying MOXIE After 30 Years…

Yup,'s been over 30 years since I last experienced Moxie soda.  With the 35th Anniversary of the Moxie Festival, coming up this weekend, Andy Austin decided to bring in some of this 'distinctively different' beverage.  What the hay...I gave it a shot.

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Category: B98.5, Food, Offbeat, Opinion

It’s Time To Stop Saying ‘Merica

It was cool for a while, cutesy, and yeah, I've been completely guilty. Somewhere along the line, we've removed the "a", and shortened nearly every patriotic thought/pic to simply "'merica," or worse "'murica." It's gotten entirely out of hand.

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My New Respect For Acting

This isn't to say there will be not be any future jokes about the acting capabilities of Dane Cook. However, when you can't act your way out of a paper bag, you shouldn't exactly throw stones. It's easy to sit on the sidelines and Nelson Muntz point and laugh. Yet, remembering lines and trying to get it right is a LOT harder than you think.

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Do You Call Going To The Lake ‘The Beach’?

I always laugh when I hear people say they went to the beach.  I'll ask which one they went to?  Popham?  Reid?  OOB?  They respond with Lake St. George or Damariscotta Lake.  To me, that's not the beach.  The beach is the ocean.  But, according to

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UMaine Softball Player Ready if Patriots Need Tom Brady Replacement [VIDEO]

A video of University of Maine softball third baseman, Alyssa Derrick, has gone viral.

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