JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    Forty something years ago (gulp!) yours truly was “cutting cups” at Penobby. What does cutting cups mean, and where is Penobby? Well first, cutting cups refers to cutting into a golf green with a special tool that digs a round hole for the cup to be placed in. Read More
    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    OK. I will admit this is exactly the kind of thing that is expected from us egotistical, arrogant, self centered, and entitled New England fans. But it’s a legit issue for which I have spent some time pondering lately. Do I want to see Pats-Cowboys or Pats-Saints in… Read More
    POLLWAYS
    The truth is that my mom couldn’t stay in her home anymore. This transition had to be made and makes a lot of things work better for my mom and our family, but that doesn’t mean it’s easy. Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    I was delighted to hear, in August, that my granddaughters had climbed Burnt Mountain in Baxter Park with their parents, our son Josh and his wife Kelly. The granddaughters, Esme and Ada, are 2 ½ and 5 years old. Josh said he kept Esme climbing by… Read More
    WEST OF THE FIELDS
    I continued exploring recent records from Big Thief, Angel Olsen, DIIV and Chromatics on the show this week, while the retro alternative set marked the 40th anniversary of Fleetwood Mac's wild (and increasingly influential in the indie-rock world) "Tusk" album with a trio of tracks from the record, along with some other classics from the year it was released, 1979. Read More
    CANNABIS TODAY
    BY LIZ GOLD Why is decarboxylation so important in making edibles? Decarboxylation or “decarbing” your flower or kief is a critical step in producing the most potent medicine. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250]]; var new_slot_sizes… Read More
    JEFF SOLARI'S SPORTS CHOWDAH
    This week’s sign of how good the defense is, our defensive tackle intercepted a shovel pass. Just when you think that an up-ended offensive tackle, accidentally kicking the ball away from his own running back for a scoop and score touchdown the other way is the wildest play… Read More
    INSPIRE HEALTHY LIVING
    Did you know that there is a huge difference between working out and training? Training is a mindset. Training makes you better each session. Training brings you things in life that do not currently exist for you. Read More
    CATCHING HEALTH
    A poem called "The Crabby Old Man" has made the rounds for years. It turns out the story behind the poem is not accurate, but it still contains a useful message. He may seem crabby, but the man is simply feeling lonely, isolated, invisible, and depressed. Read More
    UP NORTH MOTORSPORTS
    A tribute to a local racer who lived up to the ideals of a sportsman, Robert Tomlinson, Arthurette, New Brunswick. Plus Roger Penske awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom Read More
    MAINE AT WAR
    Maj. Gen. Phil Sheridan received a hero’s welcome in Augusta while visiting Maine in October 1867. (Library of Congress) After capturing Maine in late October 1867, Maj. Gen. Phil Sheridan took a whirlwind tour of… Read More
    MAINE AT WAR
    Maj. Gen. Phil Sheridan received a hero’s welcome in Augusta while visiting Maine in October 1867. (Library of Congress) After capturing Maine in late October 1867, Maj. Gen. Phil Sheridan took a whirlwind tour… Read More
    GEORGE'S OUTDOOR NEWS
    High Green by Herbert Cleaves, published by North Country Press, is a very interesting story about an Irish-American’s love for and experiences with a railroad in northern Maine. It’s a work of historical fiction, but it sure does seem like a true story. John Hanahan’s dad… Read More