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OMG, Maine is One of the Least Religious States

New England is the least devout of all 50 States. As a matter of fact, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Vermont are at the bottom the list compiled by pewresearch.org.

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Another Reason To Appreciate

A few weeks ago, I wrote about my 25th anniversary in broadcasting. In that piece, there was a part about the special people you meet, and how they aren't the ones with their name on the marquee...

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Should Public Schools Require Uniforms?

Interesting question.  Should public schools in Maine require kids to wear a uniform?  Clearly, uniforms are popular throughout the country because every store I go into has a section that sells the khaki or navy pants and the white shirts.  I often wonder, why don't we enforce this in our schools.

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Cheez-Its, or Cheese Nips: The Taste Test

Sarah doesn't think Andy can tell the difference!

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Why I Won’t Win The Powerball

 

Tonight, there's a record Powerball drawing, and we spent a decent chunk of time fielding calls about what people would do with the money. Whe...

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Finalists Announced For The Name Of Portland’s Hockey Team

Portland’s new hockey team is coming together. Recently, the team, which will play out of the city’s Cross Insurance Arena opened up their website for name suggestions...

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Andy Looks Back On The 25th Anniversary Of His First Air Shift

It's 10:42pm on a Saturday in August of 1992. I'm laying on the couch, and practicing the same words over and over. Endlessly rehearsing with different inflections, I still couldn't get it right. Being a nervous and introverted seventeen year old, you might think I was working up the nerve to talk to a girl on the one rotary phone in the house. See, that would make sense, right?

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Henry

What Shape Do You See On This Maine Cat’s Face?

It's International Cat day in America. Cat's are sweet, loving...and just plain rotten at times.  We all have our struggles in life, but this cat bears it on his face.  Do you see what I see?  If he were my cat, I'd name him Richard.  

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Category: Animals, Offbeat, Opinion, Pets
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Should Maine Be The Fifth US State To Make Community College Free? [POLL]

According to reports, Rhode Island has approved a measure that would cover the cost of tuition and fees for Rhode Island residents to attend the Community College of Rhode Island, regardless of their income.

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Nightmares? You Could Be Sleeping Too Much

 

Have you started the day with your mind racing from a nightmare? You're not alone. I find that most of mine happen right before I wake up in the morning. Gue...

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