Contact Us
Local News

Local News

Credit: Robert Cook
Credit: Robert Cook
[

Renovated $3.6M Casco Bay Ferry Terminal Now Open [PHOTOS]

The Casco Bay Ferry Lines will officially open a $3.6 million renovated terminal on Thursday morning, according to a Forecaster article published by the Bangor Daily News.

The Portland newspaper reported the

Winthrop Loses One of their Best and Still They are Giving
Jeanie Trapp Blanchard Photography
[

Winthrop Loses One of Their Best and Still They Are Giving [PHOTOS]

This beautiful smile belongs to 17 year old, Kelsey Stoneton of Winthrop. Kelsey passed away unexpectedly this past weekend surrounded by her amazing family. Now an entire town and more are rallying around the family and it's truly a beautiful thing. 

Read More

New Kids on the Block - YouTube - WJBQ
New Kids on the Block - YouTube - WJBQ
[

Old School Vs New School – New Kids on the Block or One Direction? [VIDEOS]

The Q's Clash, Bash and Barbeque is coming up on August 16th. Members of Maine's best local bands will play music from different decades all in one night of music, beer and food! Wicked cool!

Read More

tubbs
[

Help! Have You Seen Tubbs? [NSFW]

Portland musician Spencer Albee has taken the search for his missing cat to the next level: an original song and music video.  Tapping into his inner Def Leppard he's hoping to help get the word out and bring Tubbs back home.  Check out the video and keep your eyes peeled for this cute little feline!

Read More

Category: Local News, Videos
The Craft Beer Cellar is coming to downtown Portland and the company's web site states they will sell nothing but craft beer from all around the world. Credit: Robert Cook
The Craft Beer Cellar is coming to downtown Portland and the company's web site states they will sell nothing but craft beer from all around the world. Credit: Robert Cook
[

Old Port to Get New Craft Beer Store [PHOTOS]

Portland area craft beer lovers will soon have a new store where they will be able to purchase craft brews from all over New England, the U.S. and the world. 

Read More

travis benjamin5
[

Practice Day At The Plains

Morrill's Travis Benjamin returns to Oxford Plains Speedway today where he'll begin defense of his Oxford 250 championship.

Read More

George De Sota, Getty Images
George De Sota, Getty Images
[

24 Celebrity Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

It's hard to keep a secret in Hollywood. With constant media scrutiny, tabloid headlines and up-to-the-minute updates on social media, even the most hush-hush celeb facts are pretty well-known. That being said, there are always a few hidden gems that just seem to slip through the cracks every now and then. And to honor these lesser-known tidbits, we've scrounged up the most shocking celebrity facts that we could find. Get ready to have your mind blown.

Read More

Credit: Stars and Stripes Spectacular, Portland, Maine
Credit: Stars and Stripes Spectacular, Portland, Maine
[

Arthur Pushes Portland’s Fireworks to Saturday

With a dire forecast calling for heavy rain and thunder storms on Friday night from Tropical Storm Arthur, officials with Portland's 4th of July Stars & Stripes Spectacular decided to postpone the fireworks show and Portland Symphony Orchestra concert to Saturday, July 5, according to the Portland Press Herald.

The daily newspaper reported that event organizers were expe

Read More

Angry man yelling
[

Epic iPhone Fail – Has This Happened To You?

My job here at The Q requires me to use my phone a lot. Not just for calls, texts and emails, but for photos and videos, too. I had something happen this week that was a total iPhone fail that showed me, again, that I cannot and should not count on technology and to ALWAYS back up your files.

Read More

Thinkstock
Thinkstock
[

Gas Prices Sizzle with Summer Heat

When we last looked at soaring gas prices around Memorial Day Weekend, they were a whopping $3.64 per gallon of regular unleaded gasoline. Now the average price of gas in Maine is $3.74, according to WMTW

Read More

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wjbq.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Q97.9 Hit Music quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Q97.9 Hit Music quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!