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Maine is in the Top Ten for Best Ice Cream, Guess Who Made the List!
Dorothy Hornbeck
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Maine is in the Top Ten for Best Ice Cream, Guess who Made the List!

It's ice cream season! I don't know about you but I could eat it every day, there are reasons I don't lol. The best part? You don't have to go far to get the best in the country. Guess which Maine ice cream parlor made the top ten in the US... 

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Umpire’s Dramatic Strike Three Call Is the Greatest Thing in the History of Great Things

A good umpire blends into the game as much as cleats in the batter's box. This umpire, though, wants to be remembered like a walkoff grand slam in the seventh game of the World Series.

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A Logging Truck in Livermore Falls Tries To Beat a Train and Loses [VIDEO]

How many times does it have to be said? Don't try to beat a train to a crossing! 

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WJBQ.com
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This Has To Be The Worst Railroad Crossing In All of Portland [VIDEO]

We know it was a rough winter in Maine and that makes roads fall apart. If you hit any of those monster potholes this spring, you know just how bad it was. Luckily most of those have been repaired. The same can't be said for the railroad crossings.

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Credit: WMTW
Credit: WMTW
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Severe Thunderstorms Watch Tonight [PHOTOS]

Maine and New Hampshire could get hit with some severe thunderstorms that could be accompanied by high winds and torrential rain, according to WMTW.

The Portland television news station reported on Wednesday the National Weather Service in Gray, Maine, has issued a thunderstorm watch until 10 p.m. this evening. Last week a severe line of thunderstorms caused widespread damage in York, Main

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Need a Job? Look Who's Hiring
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Need a Job? Look Who’s Hiring

Was driving on by King's Farm on County Road in Gorham when I noticed a "Now Hiring" sign and thought I would pass this along if you are on the job hunt! 

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Rubik's Cube - Mike Rovin Q97.9 WJBQ
Rubik's Cube - Mike Rovin Q97.9 WJBQ
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Can You Do This? [VIDEO]

I can't do the Rubik's Cube. Can you? I'm looking for some Q 97.9 listeners who think they can come to the studio and solve it quickly. If you can, I'll hook you up with a prize!

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I Have a Disgusting Make-up Bag, Can you Beat it?
Meredith
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I Have a Disgusting Make-up Bag, Can you Beat it?

I think I would win if there was a contest for the most disgusting make-up bag. Can you beat this with yours or your purse? I want evidence! 

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Photo - Facebook/3doorsdown
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See 3 Doors Down Acoustic in Portland [VIDEO]

The popular band 3 Doors Down is coming to Portland next Sunday with their acoustic "Live from the Basement" tour. The show will take place at The Maine State Pier. It's a perfect setting for a summer show in Maine! Watch this video of them performing Here Without You acoustic and get more info about the show.

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Holly Roy/ WJBQ.com
Holly Roy/ WJBQ.com
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Diary of a Promo Girl

Dear diary,

You may recognize me from different radio station events… I’m the promo-girl extraordinaire. I’ve had a lot of interesting things happen to me while working, while on my own time, and just general life experiences that come with being a 20-something in Portland. I am going to chronicle them here…

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