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Kitchen Bytes: Butternut Squash Soup

Updated 2 weeks ago

For this week Kitchen Bytes, Abby Freethy  showed Joy how to make a fresh and organic butternut squash soup.  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 abby@northwoodsgourmetgirl.com.

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Do you agree with Fairpoint Union workers going on strike?

Updated 2 weeks ago

Yes       54% (878 Votes)

No        46% (750 Votes)

 

Total: 1,628 Votes


Celebrity Dessert and Auction

Updated 2 weeks ago

Linda Boyle with Pathfinders was in the studio Friday morning, talking to Joy about the 9th Annual Celebrity Dessert and Auction.

The Celebrity Dessert and Auction is tonight from 5:45 PM – 8:30 PM at Rangeley Hall on the Eastern Maine Community College campus. Tickets are $15 and benefit Hospice of Eastern Maine and Pathfinders: Support for Grieving Children.

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Celebrity Dessert and Auction: Maple Bacon Cheesecake

Updated 2 weeks ago

Lacey Joseph and Luke Duplessis from Boomhouse Restaurant in Old Town were in the kitchen with Todd Friday morning, talking about the 9th Annual Celebrity Dessert and Auction, and teaching him how to make their maple bacon cheesecake, which will be featured at the dessert galla.

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Have you decided how you will vote in the election?

Updated 2 weeks ago

Yes      85% (465 Votes)

No       15% (81 Votes)

 

Total: 546 Votes


Penobscot Valley Ski Club Annual Ski Sale

Updated 2 weeks ago

Dave Gauvin, President of the Penobscot Valley Ski Club was in the studio Thursday talking to Joy about the Annual Ski Sale coming up on Saturday, October 18th. The sale runs from 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM at the Bangor Parks & Rec building, at 647 Main St.

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Celebrity Dessert and Auction: Lemon Tarts

Updated 2 weeks ago

Julie Bartlett from Frank’s Bake Shop was in the kitchen Thursday morning, talking to Joy about the 9th Annual Celebrity Dessert and Auction, and teaching her how to make lemon tarts, which she will be featuring at the dessert galla.

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Do you think the patient being tested for Ebola at Maine Medical Center should have stayed in the hospital longer?

Updated 2 weeks ago

Yes       71% (263 Votes)

No        29% (106 Votes)

 

Total: 369 Votes


Senior Spotlight: Memory Care Program

Updated 2 weeks ago

Jason Moore, Liasison for Gentiva Clinical Transition was in the studio Wednesday for this week’s Senior Spotlight talking about Gentiva’s new Memory Care program.


Celebrate My Drive

Updated 2 weeks ago

State Farm Agent Bill Tisdale teamed up with Cavan Hagerty, Vice President of Bangor High School’s Student Council Wednesday morning to talk about the Celebrate My Drive event. Bangor High School is competing for prizes including grants of up to $100,000 in the campaign aimed to educate teens on the dangers of distracted driving.

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Do you think the patient being tested for Ebola at Maine Medical Center should have stayed in the hospital longer?N

Updated 2 weeks ago

Yes        77% (261 Votes)

No         23% (79 Votes)

 

Total: 340 Votes


Sesame Street Live: “Let’s Dance”

Updated 3 weeks ago

Cyndi Graves the performance director for Sesame Street Live along with Elmo and Cookie Monster dropped by the station for a visit recent to tell us about the upcoming Sesame Street Live show “Let’s Dance” that is coming to the Cross Insurance Center.

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Pet of the Week: Bangor Humane Society

Updated 3 weeks ago

Kristin Harmon was in the studio again for this week’s Pet of the Week and tried something new this week. She introduced Joy to Glacier, a young sweet small white rabbit. He is one years old, and has already been neutered. Kristin says Glacier loves to be held and thinks he would do great with kids!

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Do you think hayrides in Maine should go through state safety inspections?

Updated 3 weeks ago

Do you think hayrides in Maine should go through state safety inspections?

No 56% (196 VOTES)
Yes 44% (155 VOTES)

 

TOTAL: 351 VOTES


Consumer Contact: Home Rental Scams

Updated 3 weeks ago

Russ Van Arsdale was in the studio Monday for this week’s Consumer Contact, speaking to Joy about choosing a rental property, and things to look for to make sure you aren’t being scammed.

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Do you think paper-making in Maine is a doomed industry?

Updated 3 weeks ago

Do you think paper-making in Maine is a doomed industry?

YES 77% (571 VOTES)
NO 23% (170 VOTES)

 

TOTAL: 741 VOTES


Fitness Friday: Mountain Climbers

Updated 3 weeks ago

Josiah Hartley from Bangor’s LA Training was back in the studio Friday for this week’s Fitness Friday. This time, he was showing Joy and Wayne how to climb mountains indoors with the “mountain climbers” exercise.

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Do you think UMaine should rethink its decision to cut the Onward Program?

Updated 3 weeks ago

Yes              55% (204 Votes)

No               45% (186 Votes)

 

Total: 370 Votes


EdcampBangor

Updated 3 weeks ago

Gretchen Schaefer and Jenny Stahl, organizers of the EdcampBangor event were in the studio Thursday to talk with Joy about their upcoming event. EdcampBangor is a clinic designed to give teachers insight into different teaching techniques. The event is free to participate and lunch is provided, and the first 100 participants to register will be entered into a drawing for an Amazon gift card.

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Do you think Columbus Day is culturally insensitive?

Updated 3 weeks ago

No    81% (431 Votes)

Yes   19% (101 Votes)

 

Total: 532 Votes


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