Mainers Are Named Among The Worst Drivers In The Country
According to a story from Quotewizard.com, Mainers are among the worst drivers in the country.
2016’s Fattest States In America
Source: WalletHub WalletHub.com has released their list of the '2016's Fattest States In America' (couldn't they have been a little bit nicer with the title of article?) The rankings come from data from the Center of Disease Control and Prevention. WalletHub compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia based on 17 key indicators of weight-related problems.
Ballot Selfies: Is It Legal In Maine?
Selfies and Election Day, it was a combination just waiting to happen. Election Day 2016 is all the buzz with Donald Trump versus Hillary Clinton and the selfie craze is still going strong. However, is it legal to take a selfie with your filled out ballot and to post it on social media? It depends what state you live in.
Unique Fall Festivals In Maine
Fall is awesome in Maine, the bright, vibrant colors of the foliage, apple picking, football, fair season and crisp cool mornings. However, the website OnlyInYourState.com has taken a look at some unique fall festivals in Maine are a little outside the box.
The Dark Secrets Of Malaga Island, Maine
I am a born and raised Mainer and I have to admit that I have never heard of Malaga Island and the story behind it. The 40-acre island located at the mouth of the New Meadows River is now owned by the Maine Coast Heritage Trust, but this once small fishing community has a dark secret.
Weather Experts Are Predicting Warmer Than Normal Fall
The Weather Company, has just released their temperature forecast for September, October and November and they are saying temperatures will be above normal for us here in Maine.
Maine Is One Of The States With The Largest Elderly Population
In 2013, the United States had an elderly population (65 and older) of 44.5 million people, that's about 14.1 percent of the total population. the fastest rising age group in the past ten years has been those 85 and older. Maine has a large percentage of elderly people.
How Good Is Maine’s Community College System?
Source: WalletHub It is back to school time and many teenagers will be spending their first day at college. Many community colleges prepare our youth with a trade for good paying jobs and the popularity of community colleges has been on the rise.
The ‘Most Hippie’ Town In Maine Is …..?
When I say hippie what comes to your mind? Maybe VW vans, stoners, headbands, Woodstock, peace and love? Thrillist.com did a fun post on the 'most hippie' towns in every state in the United States of America. So, which town did the choose for Maine?
What Television Show Would You Like To See Come Back?
When I first got to work this morning, I saw something on Facebook that made my day, the NBC show 'Parenthood' could be coming back.