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The Weather Channel Finds Out What Temperature Is ‘Too Hot’ For Mainers

Summer is officially here and after the brutal winter we had, I don't think anybody should be complaining about the heat this summer, but you know we will. The weather channel asked residents in the lower 48 states what temperature is too hot for you.

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At What Age Can I Leave My Kids Home Alone?

This seems to be a common question asked by many.  How old does my child have to be to stay home alone?  Here is a helpful guide to help you make the tough decision:

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$10 Bill Will Soon Feature A Woman [POLL]

Say good-bye to Alexander Hamilton on the front of the $10 bill.  Not until 2020, anyway.  The bill will be getting a make-over and will feature a woman.  A choice has not been made yet on who it will be, but through CNN Money, people are weighing in on their choice. 

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Category: Money, Opinion, Poll
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Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

State Lawmakers Considering Right To Die Law For Terminal Patients

Maine lawmakers are considering a bill to make Maine a 'right to die' state for terminally ill patients. The bill would allow physicians to provide lethal doses of medication to terminally ill patients who want to hasten their death.

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Would You Support A $9.50 Hourly Minimum Wage In Maine?

The Maine House of Representatives voted for a bill to increase the state's $7.50 minimum wage to $9.50 by 2018.

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Bullying Is An Evil Thing! Please Spread The Word! [VIDEO]

Parents, you watch this!  Watch it and then make your child watch it.  I promise this is happening right now in your community.  It's tragic.  It's disgusting.  In 1995, my friend did the same thing.  You never recover from something like this.   How can someone do this to another person?

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Sarah’s Yard/Garage/Lawn Sale Pet Peeves

Memorial Day weekend usually kicks off yard sale season.  That's how I spent my 3 days off.  Going from yard sale to lawn sale to garage sale.  I always find great deals, and I did, but it never fails that I find myself irritated about some people and their etiquette when it comes to yard sales.  

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Mr. Sunshine Chimes In On Deflategate [VIDEO]

Mr. Sunshine is a New England Patriots fan and he just could not keep quiet with the punishment that the NFL handed out to Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.

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Mr. Sunshine

Mr. Sunshine’s Take On The 2015 Boston Red Sox

It's our own Mr. Sunshine spreading his positivity throughout central Maine on the B98.5 YouTube channel. There is a lot of get videos to checkout on our channel subscribe today! This week Lou in Litchfield sent in the subject for Mr. Sunshine to talk about.

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Sick New Challenge – People Stomp All Over the American Flag [VIDEO]

This video infuriates me to the point that I'm having a hard time finding the right words.  I grew up as an Army brat and went to school on an Army base in Germany with other Army brats.  I used to love celebrating Flag Day.  We always made a HUGE deal about that day.  We'd march and parade around the neighborhoods, sing songs and just be happy to be from the USA!

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