Guilty pleasure? Glad you asked! There are so many: strawberry Twizzlers with popcorn and a glass of La Crema chardonnay while watching a Hallmark channel Christmas movie, Duran Duran, Bonne Belle creamsicle lip gloss, Etsy, Christmas shopping for myself at the Boothbay Harbor early bird sale, infomercials, "as seen on T.V." products, buying myself fresh flowers, and letting other people drive-to name just a few. I hate to drive, it's a pleasure to have someone else do it, but I also feel guilty. Those are off the top of my head. Etsy is probably my most time consuming guilty pleasure, and most expensive! I'll tell you about my bizarre antique-altered art plate collection another time.
Patrick Dempsey Is NOT Trying to Hit You Up on Social Media
Someone is claiming to be Patrick Dempsey on social media and asking people for donations.
Public Housing in Portland to Become Smoke-Free This August
A smoking ban will go into effect for all public housing in Portland.
North Yarmouth Police Warn You to Protect Your Prime Day Deliveries
Yesterday was Prime Day and thousands of packages will be dropped off at homes over the next few weeks. Thieves will be on the lookout for deliveries that are easy to steal.
Maine Open Farm Day is July 22nd, Save The Date
Maine agriculture is so important to our state and every year Maine Open Farm Day becomes a bigger event as we appreciate the farm to table and organic movements that have always been a part of Maine life. You can find a list of all participating farms at getrealmaine.com.
Fireworks Safety Reminders for Mainers
Adam Roy, of Portland Firefighters Children's Burn Foundation gave us some important safety information as we approach July 4th. Check out their website for very important fire safety information. Fireworks have become legal in some Maine towns, but not all. With fireworks in the hands of the u…
New Rabies Cases In Brunswick, Vaccinate Your Pets
According to Bangor Daily News and the Brunswick Police Department, there have been 2 people attacked by a rabid fox and 2 dogs attacked by a rabid skunk in Brunswick over the past few days.
La Kermesse, All Weekend Long In Biddeford. Here’s the Schedule
ing Franco, the 35th Annual La Kermesse block party in Biddeford is the biggest celebration of the summer! Amazing food, games, petting zoo, vendors of all sorts, carnival rides, genealogy tents, fireworks and lots of live music on the Main Stage make up the party of the summer.
Adopt a Bunny at Hops and Hounds Through Friends of Willow
Friends of Willow rabbit rescue will be at Hops & Hounds getting the word out about their non-profit that is committed to providing rescue, shelter, medical care and spay/neuter services for bunnies that have been neglected or abused in Southern Maine.
This Hops and Hounds Contest Is for You and Your Very Important Dog
You can win the Very Important Dog Prize pack, which includes tickets to Hops & Hounds, food tickets and more!
Will Your Maine State License Still Get You On a Plane?
According to the Bangor Daily News, even though our Maine State I.D. is not in compliance with Real I.D. yet, we can still use it to fly within the U.S. because Maine was given a one year extension that expires on October tenth.