Special Reports

Autism and Vaccines, Part Two

Updated 7 years ago

MANY OF US KNOW SOMEONE AFFECTED BY AUTISM…THE NUMBER OF MAINERS DIAGNOSED WITH AUTISM CONTINUES TO RISE AT A RAPID RATE…

SOME PARENTS ARE CONVINCED AUTISM IS AN INJURY…BOUGHT ON BY AN ON-SLAUGHT OF VACCINES.

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Autism and Vaccines, Part One

Updated 7 years ago

MORE HEARINGS BEGAN IN WASHINGTON TODAY, SURROUNDING PARENTS CLAIMS THEIR CHILDREN DEVELOPED AUTISM BECAUSE OF A VACCINE INJURY.

EARLIER THIS YEAR, THE SO-CALLED FEDERAL VACCINE COURT RULED IN FAVOR OF A LITTLE GIRL IN GEORGIA, ACKNOWLEDGING THAT VACCINES QUOTE &quot:SIGNIFICANTLY AGGRAVATED AN UNDERLYING MEDICAL DISORDER, PRODUCING A BRAIN INJURY THAT RESULTED IN AUTISTIC BEHAVOIR.&quot:

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Barclay Family Fundraiser Update

Updated 7 years ago

Family and Friends are coming together to make sure a dying woman’s lasty wish is granted. Sonya Barclay of Old Town is battling advanced breast cancer. She isn’t sure how long she has to live, but she wants to make sure her family has a safe and secure home to live in.

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The Music of Judy Garland

Updated 7 years ago

&quot:I’ve always loved music and I’ve always had a passion for Judy Garland.&quot:

THOSE THINGS DROVE LAWRENCE SCHULMAN TO PRODUCE A TWO CD SET THAT IS BEING RELEASED THIS WEEK.HE SAYS THERE’S MUCH MORE TO GARLAND THAN HER FAMOUS ROLE IN THE WIZARD OF OZ.

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Mother’s Day Picnic with Ann Marie Orr

Updated 7 years ago

Fruit parfait or a fruit trifle

Difference: parfaits are in individual glasses and a trifle is in a large, clear glass container

Ingredients:

Lots of fresh fruit

Berries are best, along with mango, cantaloupe, pineapple, and grapes…

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USPS new location suggestions

Updated 7 years ago

Suggestions may be sent to Christopher Madden, 2 Washington Square, Room 207, Haverhill, MA. 01830-9998


Living with Lyme

Updated 7 years ago

WITH WARMER WEATHER AND LONGER DAYS MOST OF US ARE SPENDING MORE TIME OUTDOORS.

AND THAT MEANS MORE CHANCES TO RUN INTO A LITTLE PEST THAT CAN SERIOUSLY THREATEN YOUR HEALTH. THE DEER TICK, WHICH SPREADS LYME DISEASE.

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Camden Rebels Part 1

Updated 7 years ago

Before Pearl Harbor, the Penobscot Expedition was the greatest naval defeat in U.S. History.

It took place in our own backyard, during the Revolutionary War.

What isn’t as well known is that patriots who survived the disaster wound up in the anit-British stronghold of that era: Camden.

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Camden Rebels Part 2

Updated 7 years ago

In the first segment, we told you about the terrible defeat delivered by the British Navy to an american fleet on the Penobscot River during the Revolution.

Hundreds of patriots were killed or wounded in that battle in 1779. It turns out the survivors had a specific destination: Camden.

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Lyme Disease

Updated 7 years ago

To prevent Lyme disease and other tick-borne illnesses, the best protection is to avoid contact with ticks. If you are working, playing, or relaxing in areas that may have ticks you should do the following:

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Barclay Family

Updated 7 years ago

THIS SUNDAY IS DEDICATED TO WOMAN MANY CONSIDER A HERO: MOM…..

SONYA BARCLAY IS THE MOTHER OF FOUR YOUNG CHILDREN, BUT SHE’S ALSO BATTING STAGE FOUR BREAST CANCER.

LIFE IN THE BARCLAY HOUSE LOOKS PRETTY TYPICAL…BUT LIFE FOR THIS OLD TOWN FAMILY HAS BEEN ANYTHING BUT NORMAL. FOR THE PAST THREE YEARS, SONYA BARCLAY HAS BATTLED BREAST CANCER. SHE WAS DIAGNOSED SOON AFTER GIVING BIRTH TO HER YOUNGEST CHILD, MCKENZIE.

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Flooding Safety Tips

Updated 7 years ago

Flash floods can happen whenever we get too much rain in too short a time, at any time of year. Warnings are issued, but may be only shortly in advance of the flooding, or flooding may already be occurring.

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Tsoureki

Updated 7 years ago

Recipe courtesy Cathy Speronis

Recipe Summary

Difficulty: Medium
Prep Time: 30 min. plus rising time
Cook Time: 25 35 minutes
Yield: 6 loaves

Tsoureki is an Easter cake sprinkled with sesame seeds and decorated with red eggs.

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Roast Leg of Lamb

Updated 7 years ago

Recipe courtesy Cathy Speronis

Recipe Summary
Difficulty: Medium
Prep Time: 15 min.
Cook Time: 1 hr. &amp: 45 minutes
Yield: 8 – 10 servings

1 whole leg of lamb trimmed
2 Tbsp. fresh rosemary, chopped
4 medium garlic cloves, minced
tsp dried Greek oregano
2 tsp. kosher salt
tsp. fresh ground black pepper
Olive oil

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Greek Village Salad

Updated 7 years ago

Recipe courtesy Cathy Speronis

Recipe Summary

Difficulty: Easy
Prep Time: 15 min.
Cook Time: None
Yield: 6 servings

3 garden fresh tomatoes
1 seedless cucumber
1 large onion
8 ounces Kalamata olives
8 ounces Feta cheese, cut into chunks
Greek oregano
Sea salt
Fresh ground black pepper
Extra Virgin Olive oil

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Galatoboureko Recipe

Updated 7 years ago

Recipe courtesy Cathy Speronis

Difficulty: Medium
Prep Time: 30 min.
Cook Time: 20 minutes
Yield: 44 pieces

Filling:
6 cups milk
6 eggs
4 sticks butter
1 lb. phyllo
cup farina
2 cups sugar
1 tsp vanilla

Syrup:
1 cup water
1 cups sugar
1 cinnamon stick
3 whole cloves
2 teaspoons grated orange peel

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St. Patrick’s Cooking

Updated 7 years ago

Ingredients:

8oz bag of shredded Cole slaw mix
10oz gab of shredded carrots
1lb bag of red diced potatoes cooked
12oz can of corned beef
1/2: cup of water
Pan spray

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St. Patrick’s Cooking 3

Updated 7 years ago

Ingredients:
1 8in graham cracker pie shell (any kind is fine)
1 20oz not drained crushed pineapple
3.4 oz (one box) Instant pudding and pie filling
12 oz non dairy topping (1 tub)

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St. Patrick’s Cooking 2

Updated 7 years ago

Ingredients:
1 canned refrigerate bread stick
1/2: cup colored sugar
1tsp. cinnamon

Directions:
Line a cookie sheet with aluminum foil and lightly coat it with cooking spray.

Create the clover shape and mold 3 sections of bread sticks into hearts and press them together. Attach a small piece of dough for steam than decorate bake according to the package directions and serve them up.

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Ann Marie Helps to Melt Winter Blues Away

Updated 7 years ago

Chicken &amp: Mushroom Risotto

2 tsp olive oil

Sweet onion-chopped

Garlic-chopped fine

Red bell pepper-chopped

1-cup long grain brown rice uncooked

1-cup mushrooms-slice

2 1/2 cups chicken broth

1 cups white wine

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