Category Archives: Youtube

In new movie, Colin Farrell must find mate or be turned into a lobster. No, really…

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In his latest movie, Hollywood star Colin Farrell prefers Maine’s signature seafood. But not for dinner. The science fiction-romantic thriller mashup film “The Lobster” is the latest in what’s become a long line of movies about a dystopian future. But unlike in “Divergent” or “The Hunger Games,” in “The Lobster,” single adults are herded together and […]

You can vote for Miss Maine so she makes it to the Miss America Pageant semi-finals

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From today on, you can vote for the contestant who should win the “America’s Choice” award and get a place in the semi-finals at the 2016 Miss America Pageant this fall. Maine’s contender, Kelsey Earley of Lebanon in York County, is running on a platform of “Be a Superhero.” As part of the project, Earley sews superhero capes […]

An annual cat grooming conference is coming up. Here’s the video from last year in Portland

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Your cats probably spend lots of time grooming themselves, but sometimes they need a little extra help. That’s where cat groomers come in. They are trained to wash, brush and care for Fluffy regardless of her temperament. If you’re interested in learning more about being a holistic cat groomer, or want to meet people in your field, […]

3 women took a road trip to Portland. One cries (happy tears) at the end

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Ingrid Nilsen, whose YouTube videos about beauty tips and home decor have garnered millions of views online, recently made a video about a road trip she took to Portland, from New York, with two friends. The women, captured in slow motion and set against beautiful scenes of the city, do what many tourists do: eat delicious […]

Rock star hospitalized in Maine raves about local doctors and nurses, forgives tick that gave her Lyme disease

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Amanda Palmer, the outspoken rock star and former Dresden Dolls singer, had planned to spend a relaxing week in Maine with her husband, award-winning author Neil Gaiman, but ended up in the hospital. While she had to cancel a stretch of concert dates because of her ill health, she gave Damariscotta’s Miles Memorial Hospital a […]