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Ellsworth Memorial Day Parade

The City of Ellsworth will be hosting a Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 29th, with the parade stepping off at 10 AM from the General Bryant E. Moore Community Center on State Street.

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Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media
Photo Chris Popper Townsquare Media

Memorial Day on the Island 2017

Memorial Day is Monday, May 29th and the Towns of Bar Harbor, Southwest Harbor and Northeast Harbor have Memorial Day activities planned.

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God Made a Mother [VIDEO]

Mother's Day is this Sunday. We know that we can never ever repay our Moms for all the things they do for us, but we are going to try and show a special "Mom Video" all this week leading up to Mother's Day! Today, we feature "God Made a Mother" a take-off of Paul Harvey's "God Made a Farmer"

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Photo AccessibleAloha via You Tube
Photo AccessibleAloha via You Tube

Blind Mother “Sees” Her Baby [VIDEO]

Mother’s Day is Sunday and as a father it’s exciting to see the ultrasound pictures and hear the heartbeat. As a mother, the feeling you must have when you see what you have created and is growing inside of you is — well, I can only imagine. And technology has changed so dramatically, with 4-D pictures that are so lifelike.

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Patriots Day - Special Boston Red Carpet Screening
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Patriot’s Day – Work or Not? [POLL]

Today, Monday April 17th is Patriot's Day and Maine is one of only 3 states that celebrate today as a holiday. The others are Massachusetts, which is a no-brainer and Wisconsin, which is a bit odd. Patriot's Day commemorates the anniversary of the Battles of Lexington and Concord, the first battles of the American Revolutionary War.

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Photo Chris Popper

Head? Butt? Or Ears? [POLL]

Easter is Sunday and the Easter Bunny will be dropping off lots and lots of chocolate bunnies! What part of the bunny do you eat first?

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Category: Holidays, Poll
Photo Chris Popper
Photo Chris Popper

Don’t Forget the Green Food Coloring!

Friday is St. Patrick's Day! Are you ready? You're going to need green food coloring, especially if you have young children!

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Enjoy These St. Patrick’s Day Facts and Figures That Will Blow Your Irish-Lovin’ Mind

If you're ready for St. Patrick's Day, you are not alone. Far from it, in fact.

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Category: Holidays, Lists, News
TBS via You Tube
TBS via You Tube

Happy Festivus! [VIDEO]

If you didn't grow up watching Seinfeld you may not know but today is Festivus! It's the traditional day to get out the aluminum pole. Get ready for the Airing of Grievances which is the opportunity to tell others how they have disappointed you in the past year!

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Category: Holidays, Television, Videos
Photo Courtesy Jeff Dobbs The Acadia Channel
Photo Courtesy Jeff Dobbs The Acadia Channel

Acadia Channel Archives – A Little Drummer Boy [VIDEO]

Another classic from Jeff Dobbs and the Acadia Channel. This was taken from a Mount Desert Island Christmas from 1982.

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