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Wellness Wednesday: Homemade Granola Bars

Updated 2 months ago

Mary Lavanway from Hannaford shows us how to make healthy homemade granola bars.

Homemade Kashi Bars

Servings: Makes 18 bars

Ingredients:

3 cups Kashi GOLEAN Cereal

1 cup oats

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Should the speed limit on I-295 be increased to 75MPH?

Updated 2 months ago

Yes     50.4% (249 Votes)

No       49.6% (245 Votes)

 

Total: 494 Votes


Senior Spotlight: AARP Driving Class

Updated 2 months ago

 

Carol Higgins-Taylor, Director of Community Education at the Eastern Area Agency on Aging, came in on Wednesday to talk to Joy about the new driving course being offered through AARP.

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Is 80 the New 65?

Updated 2 months ago

We often hear people say things like, 50 is the new 40. But does that impact retirement planning? Let’s see!

Have you saved enough? – Surveys show that the majority of those near traditional retirement ages are not very close to their retirement savings goals. For whatever reasons, be they repeated job losses, or unwise spending or not having a great budget, but in some studies up to forty percent of respondents have so little saved they say they will need to ‘work until they drop.’

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Healthy Living: The Mental Health Parity Law

Updated 2 months ago

The Mental Health Parity Law:
Making Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment more Affordable

Healthy Living – May 27, 2014
Dr. David Prescott – Eastern Maine Medical Center Behavioral Medicine

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Pet of the Week: Bangor Humane Society

Updated 2 months ago

Kristin Harmon was in on Tuesday to talk about this week’s Pet of the Week, Snapple.

Snapple is an older Beagle mix, but you wouldn’t guess her age by looking at her. She is very active and fun dog. Kristin did want to give a forewarning that she does have a shaved area on her side with quite a few stitches, as she had to have a tumor removed, which they just found out for sure was benign.

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Do you think the Catholic Church should allow women to be priests or deacons?

Updated 2 months ago

Yes          65% (207 Votes)

No            35% (110 Votes)

 

Total: 317 Votes


I Love My Pet May 26, 2014

Updated 2 months ago

To have your pet featured, send us a photo in e-mail to wabi@wabi.tv 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.

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Consumer Contact: Home Improvement Scams

Updated 2 months ago

 

Russ Van Arsdale was in the studio again on Monday for another segment of Consumer Contact. This time, he spoke with Joy about keeping an eye out on scammers when looking to find some home improvement workers.

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Memorial Day 2014 Parades

Updated 2 months ago


Do you think the 133rd Engineering Battalion will be moved out of Maine?

Updated 2 months ago

No       56% (229 Votes)

Yes      44% (178 Votes)

 

 

Total: 407 Votes


SPCA Pet of the Week: Meet Veronica

Updated 2 months ago

In Friday’s Noon Lunchbreak, Debbie McFarland from the SPCA of Hancock County was here with Veronica.

Veronica is a 4 year old Torti cat. She is easy going and would be a great lap cat. She does require a special food, Purina One Urinary Tract Health Food, for her bladder.

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The Summit Project

Updated 2 months ago

A special project honoring maine fallen soldiers is coming to fruition this weekend.

We’ve been telling you about The Summit Project.

Those heading to Baxter State Park this weekend made a stop at Dysart’s in Hermon Friday afternoon, where our Caitlin Burchill caught up with them.

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Fitness Friday: Adventure Races

Updated 2 months ago

 

Amy Badger from Bodies by Badger was back in the studio for Fitness Friday. This week she talked to Wayne about the growing trend of adventure races around the country, and what you should be prepared to do when getting ready for one.

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Fitness Friday: Shoulder Exercises

Updated 2 months ago

 

Amy Badger from Bodies by Badger was back in the studio on Friday for Fitness Friday. This week she was teaching Joy and Wayne some simple shoulder exercises using resistance tubes and low weight dumbbells.

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Are you concerned about global warming?

Updated 2 months ago

No      63% (309 Votes)

Yes     37% (185 Votes)

 

Total: 494 Votes


Kennebec Valley Humane Society Readies for Mutt Strut

Catherine Pegram

Updated 2 months ago

A lot of mutts will be strutting their stuff in Augusta soon to raise money for other animals in need.

Saturday, May 31st, the Kennebec Valley Humane Society will host Paws in the Park and the annual Mutt Strut.

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Painting In The Woods

Updated 2 months ago

Holly Twining of the Fields Pond Audubon Center and Bangor artist Michael Shyka were in recent to tell us about an upcoming event.

On Saturday, May 24, 2014 there will be an artistic adventure in the woods at Fields Pond Audubon Center in Holden.

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Cooking with Russ Flewelling: Berry Trifle Refrigerator Cake

Updated 2 months ago

 

Russ Flewelling, culinary instructor at United Technology Center, was in the studio on Thursday showing us some quick meals you can make for those summer picnic days coming up.

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Cooking with Russ Flewelling: Marinated Beef Sandwich

Updated 2 months ago

 

Russ Flewelling, culinary instructor at United Technology Center, was in the studio on Thursday showing us some quick meals you can make for those summer picnic days coming up.

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