You Think This Spring is Bad? In 1816 There Was No Summer!
It's April 18th, and there's still a huge pile of snow in my front yard that hasn't melted yet. But in the summer of 1816, they basically had no summer at all.
Egg-citing News! Date Set For Central Maine Egg Festival
It's a celebration of the egg in as many ways as they can possibly dream up, and beyond. It's an eggs-traordinarily good time for the whole family!
April 28th is National Bookstore Day
On the last Saturday in April, folks around the country can assail their local bookstore and indulge in purchasing all the sweet special releases that come around just on this day.
The Snow Is Gone, So Here Comes Tick Season
Because it feels like it's been about 50 years since I saw a lawn without any snow on it, I basically put ticks out of my mind for the season.
Where Is This Moose In Such A hurry To Get To? [VIDEO]
I was riding in the car with my grandfather when one ran in front of the car. I remember being blown away by the fact that I could only see it's knees out through the windshield of the car.
Have A Box Of Maine Delivered Right To Someone's Door
Packaged by a company called Box Of Maine, it contains everything you would want if you were a Mainer that was forced to move away from our beautiful home state.
Get Involved With The Bangor Downtown Cleanup
When I saw that Bangor was having a public downtown cleanup, it seemed like perhaps the perfect distraction from me having to begin any of my own yard work.
Who's The Most Famous Person You've Ever Met?
Maybe you've run into Stephen King at the grocery store, or Dana White from the UFC out and about downtown.
What Do You Know about Friday The 13th?
Tuesday the 13th, nobody would look at you funny if the lamp on your desk suddenly burned out. But if it's Friday the 13th....well...
5 Maine-Specific Foods That Make Flatlanders' Heads Spin
Consistently, people from outside of Maine come here, and absolutely lose their freakin' minds over the stuff we eat.
Today Is National 8-Track Tape Day!
Really, saying it's National 8-Track Tape Day is like declaring a National Leaded Gasoline Day. I mean, at this point, does anyone even have a working 8-track player?
Do You Still Have One Of These In Your Front Yard?
My back yard gets a lot more sun, so that's already looking more spring-like. But my front yard looks like a secret base on the ice planet, Hoth.
Here Are Some Of Your Favorite Fiddlehead Recipes
We put it to Facebook because we were curious how you folks cooked these yummy ferns for yourself.
Record Store Day 2018: Where's All The Country Music?
How does one of the top-selling style of music in the world decide to just go ahead and ignore this annual tradition? Or is it the fault of the music biz?
Date Set For 2018 Belfast Ukulele Festival
I get great pleasure out of sitting around a quiet house, with just the soft sounds of my wife plinking away on her uke.
Fiddlehead Season Could Be Right Around The Corner
Late season snow is just poor man's fertilizer, so maybe fiddlehead season will be crazy this year!
Don't Forget The Chickadee Checkoff On Your Taxes!
Maybe you're also looking for that last minute charitable contribution to bring your bottom line down. Well then, have a look-see at the Chickadee Checkoff!
Do You Want Sasquatch For Your Boss?
Once in a great while, I see a job that actually makes me jealous, and also makes me want to secretly quit my job.
Get A Fluffernutter Care Package Delivered Right To Your Door
It seemed like candy between two pieces of bread, like dessert that I could eat anytime I wanted without getting in trouble.
'American Pickers' Is Going To Be In Our Area
History Channel's American Pickers are going to be in the New England area, and are looking for collections to come and rummage through.