Kristin Harmon was in the studio Tuesday, showing off our Pet of the Week. Wayne was introduced to Gloria, a 10 year-old bulldog mix. She has already been spayed and has the potential to be good with kids and dogs; however, Kristin pointed out that she has been doing better with dogs her own size or larger, meaning houses with smaller dogs or cats could be a bad combination.
Dr. Cliff Singer from Acadia Hospital joined TV5’s Catherine Pegram to talk about seniors and depression.
To have your pet featured, send us a photo by e-mail to email@example.com, put “attention i love my pet” in the subject line, or you can mail it to WABI-TV5, attention I Love My Pet, 35 Hildreth Street, Bangor 04401, include a self-addressed, stamped envelope if you’d like your picture returned.
Russ Van Arsdale was in the studio Monday for this week’s Consumer Contact, speaking to Joy about choosing the right electricity provider, and things to look for to make sure you are making the right decision.
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Josiah Hartley from Bangor’s LA Training was on the interview set for this week’s Fitness Friday, speaking to Wayne about how you should plan your workout. Josiah says beginning with your weight-training workout will ultimately help burn more fat when you switch over to cardio.
Mary Lavanway from Hannaford show us what to do with all that extra zucchini with making grilled zucchini boats with balsamic leeks.
Grilled Cheddar Zucchini Boats with Balsamic Leeks
Stacey Conventry from Bangor Humane Society, was on the Noon Show this week to talk about their upcoming Paws on Parade event.
Paws on Parade is taking place Saturday, October 4, 2014 on the Bangor Waterfront. The event starts at 8:30 am.
Bob Bangs was back in the TV-5 garden to wrap up our Gardening segment for the year. He talked about some ways to preserve your gardens for next spring, as well as how you can take advantage of the dry weather we have been having.
Wednesday marked what would have been the 18th birthday for Sam Alexander, a young man who lost his battle with cancer three years ago…
On Wednesday his family raised money in his honor at the Sam Alexander Memorial Golf Tournament in Holden.
Dr. Robin Adair Aston was in the studio for this week’s Senior Spotlight talking to Wayne about different ways in dealing with insomnia, including her own specialty, hypnosis. Dr. Aston lists a few quick ways to clear your mind to be able to sleep, such as by writing down your thoughts as you lay in bed.
Mood Swing or Bipolar?
Healthy Living Watch – September 23, 2014
David Prescott, Ph.D. – Acadia Hospital
Is This a Normal Mood Swing or Bipolar? Mood swings in everyone’s life, sometimes triggered by a particular life event, and sometimes coming out of the blue. But, when is a mood swing so out of the ordinary that it suggests a problem like bipolar disorder, or manic depression?
Marion Syversen was in for this week’s Finance is Fun talking about teaching teens about money.
The Federal Reserve is an excellent source of free or low cost information for kids and adults. The information here is from a small portion of their material available through www.federalreserveeducation.org
Bobbie Fowler was in from the Old Town Animal Orphanage with a furry friend for us to meet.
If you are interested in adopting a pet, the orphanage is open Monday through Friday 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
On Monday’s I Love My Pet, we met Brandy.
Brandy belongs to Samantha, and she is a Chihuahua…
Brandy is special because, she loves to dance.
She is also very full of energy.
Lee White from Eastern Area Agency on Aging, was in for this week’s Senior Watch to tell us about the Medicare Part D Open Enrollment.
Open enrollment starts on October 15th to December 7th. At this time you can join, switch, or add a Medicare Drug Plan. Also during this time you can join, switch, or drop a Medicare Advantage Plan.