Families who’ve had a loved one diagnosed with the early stages of Alzheimer’s have a chance to learn how the disease will affect their lives.
The Alzheimer’s Association, Maine Chapter, is hosting a free workshop Tuesday, June 10th.
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.
James Macomber, a Microenterprise Consultant for MaineStream Finance was in to tell us about the 2014 Summer Start Your Business Series.
Every Tuesday a new session of videos and materials will be posted on the site. This online business course if for people that are thinking about starting a business or already have one.
In Monday’s I Love My Pet, meet Leroy and Kitkat.
Leroy and Kitkat belong to Deanna Knowlton of Belfast…
Leroy is a Fox Pomeranian and Kitkat is a 1 1/2 year old gray cat.
A giant yard sale in Orrington this weekend will help preserve some local history.
The Curran Homestead Living History Farm and Museum is putting on the sale.
It’s Friday, June 6th through Sunday, June 8th from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day at the farm, which is located at 372 Fields Pond Road.
Chris Wilcox, from Sam’s club in Bangor was in to tell us about the free hearing tests that are going to be provided at Sam’s Club.
There is no membership required for you to take part in these free hearing tests.
For this weeks Abby’s Kitchen Bytes, Abby Freethy, showed Wayne how to make a chicken dinner with a healthy salad to top it. If you have any questions for Abby about this segment or you would like to know how to make the dish, you can email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WHAT’S IN A NAME?
PLENTY IN THE WORLD OF SPORTS.
GEORGE HALE’S HERE TO PLAY THE NAME GAME…
A LONG TIME BEFORE LOS ANGELES CLIPPERS OWNER DONALD STERLING COMMITTED HARI KARI WITH HIS COMMENTS ABOUT AFRICAN-AMERICAN BASKETBALL PLAYERS THERE WAS PLENTY OF HEAT ON HIGH SCHOOL, COLLEGE AND PROFESSIONAL TEAMS TO CHANGE MASCOTS AND NAMES.
Cousins Rachel Caron and Robert Kenny were in the studio on Friday speaking with Joy about the release of their new children’s book, The Magical Fanny Pack. Rachel is credited as the author of the book, while Robert created all of the illustrations. The book is currently available on Amazon.com and Lulu.com.
Dietician Mary Lavanway shows us how to make a kale, apricot salad that can help with Premenstral Syndrome (PMS)
Kale Salad with Apricots, Avocado, and Cheddar
6-8 ounces Fresh Express® Baby Kale Mix
3 whole apricots, sliced
2 ounces Cabot® Sharp Light Cheddar, diced
1/4 cup sliced almonds
1/3 cup Hannaford Cannellini Beans
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
2 tablespoons red wine vinegar
McCormick® Pepper Blend, to taste
1/2 avocado, sliced
1. Tear larger leaves into bite-sized pieces and place into a medium-sized salad bowl.
2. Add sliced apricots, diced cheese, almonds and beans.
3. Whisk oil and vinegar and pour vinaigrette over salad, tossing lightly. Add pepper to taste.
4. Just before eating, slice avocado and place over salad.
To learn more about any of the topics discussed on this gardening segment, visit, windsweptgardens.comIf you have a topic you’d like to see discussed with Bob Bangs, send us an email at email@example.com
Sam Canders, Balloon Meister of the upcoming Piscataquis Balloon Festival was in the studio on Thursday to talk to Wayne about what they have in store for the annual event this year.
You are probably familiar with the “The Everything Guide To” book series.
A new edition is being released, and the topic is on special education.
Author Amanda Morin, who happens to be a Bangor native, talks about it.
Mary Lavanway from Hannaford shows us how to make healthy homemade granola bars.
Homemade Kashi Bars
Servings: Makes 18 bars
3 cups Kashi GOLEAN Cereal
1 cup oats
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.