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Events

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St. Brigid School Harvest Fair

Join Coast Morning Host Blake Hayes for the St. Brigid School Harvest Fair on Saturday, November 1st from 10AM- 1PM!

Blake will be there playing Plinko for Coast prizes!

There will be pony rides, a bounce house, photo booth, lots of food, and raffle prizes!

The Harvest Hustle 5K and Kids Run begins at 8:00 AM at Baxter Boulevard.

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Martinis and Manicures at Jimmy the Greek’s!

Join Coast Morning Show host Eva Matteson for Martinis and Manicures Thursday, November 6th from 5-7PM at Jimmy the Greek’s by the Maine Mall in South Portland!

Every Thursday from 5-7 PM get $5 martinis and FREE manicure from Bei Capelli!

Great food specials, and over 150 beers from around the world!

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Bill Dodge Test Drive!

Join Coast Morning Show Host Eva Matteson and test drive a new Buick to support Westbrook students and the community at the Westbrook High School on Saturday, November 8th from 10 AM – 12 PM

Eva will be there playing Plinko for Coast prizes

Bill Dodge Buick will make a cash donation to Westbrook High School for everyone who comes to test drive a New Buick! Bill Dodge will donate up to $10,000 to the high school!

Their goal is 500 test drives!

Local

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Independent Governor Candidate Cutler Cuts Ads

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Independent Maine gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler is reducing his budget for television advertising in the week leading up to the election.

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Maine’s High Court Denies Fast Appeal in Bear Case

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The Maine Supreme Judicial Court is denying an animal rights group's request for an expedited appeal in its case against the state's Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife.

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Health Care Professionals Back Quarantined Nurse

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A group of Maine health professionals is criticizing the state's protocols for health care professionals who've treated Ebola patients.

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Maine Heating Prices Continue to Fall

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine officials say the price of heating oil in the state dropped 8 cents this week, continuing a downward trend in the price of fuel.

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Maine Ski Area Going Solar

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A Maine skiing area will soon unveil 803 solar-electric panels it says will offset 70 percent of its electricity use.

National

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Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, dead at 71

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The longest-serving mayor in Boston history who led the city after the 2013 marathon bombing, has died.

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U.S. economy grows 3.5% in third quarter

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A smaller trade deficit and a surge in defense spending buoyed U.S. economic growth in the third quarter.

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Americans may still see some Ebola cases

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Americans could continue to see cases of Ebola in the U.S. until the outbreak in West Africa is contained.

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With selfies, tweets, politicians go vote-hunting on social media

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In 2014 a multifaceted digital strategy is seen as a prerequisite to getting out the vote.

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Bumgarner rides to the rescue for World Series win

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The Giants won their eighth World Series title and the third in five seasons.

Lifestyle

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Dallas man’s ‘Ebola’ house draws criticism in virus-hit city

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The house has been transformed with blue plastic barrels, bio-hazard stickers, yellow caution tape and the word "QUARANTINE."

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Verizon promises no Internet ‘fast lanes’

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Verizon says it's not planning to strike any "fast lane" deals to help some websites load faster than others.

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Use your smartphone to ‘think outside the bun’

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Taco Bell debuted a mobile app that allows customers to order, customize their food, and pay from their phones.

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Haunted houses for adults in high demand

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With Hollywood-grade stagecraft and professional actors, haunted houses are in increasingly popular with grownups.

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WATCH: A room with a $95M view

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NYC's tallest apartment building isn't open yet but it already boasts an impressive view with a whopping price tag.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: Daniel Radcliffe ‘raps’ the alphabet

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The "Harry Potter" star performs the tongue-twisting "Alphabet Aerobics" and it's hilarious.

News

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 31

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A look back on some of Hollywood's most memorable moments.

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REVIEW: ‘Birdman’ could be the best film of 2014

In this image released by Fox Searchlight Pictures, Michael Keaton portrays Riggan in a scene from "Birdman."

You’ve heard the buzz for Michael Keaton's "Birdman." It’s loud and it's merited.

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Nike hype video welcomes LeBron back to Cleveland

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The video huddles the whole city as "The King" returns home.

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PHOTOS: 31 adorable pets in Halloween costumes

Bailey Jarrett and her dog Teddy visit a Dallas-area PetSmart store on Oct. 25, 2014, for the company's annual in-store Halloween event. The event took place at all PetSmart locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico.

This Halloween is going to the dogs... and cats, ferrets, and bunnies.

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Queen, Fleetwood Mac won’t be playing Glastonbury

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The two veteran rock acts were strongly rumored to have been booked as the big names for the 2015 festival.

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Rihanna donates $135K to AIDS charity

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The singer dished out $135,000 at an auction to benefit AIDS research at the star-studded amfAR Inspiration gala.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: ‘I’m proud to be gay’

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Cook wrote a column published on Thursday and said he hopes that his declaration can help others.

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The best #ChevyGuy tweets from the World Series

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World Series MVP Madison Bumgarner was awarded a new truck with "technology and stuff" by a very nervous Chevy employee and Twitter took notice.

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Bahama’s Cruise

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Join the Coast Text Club for a chance to win a 5 day Carnival Cruise to the Bahamas this December!

Portland Radio Group Open House

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Stop by the Portland Radio Group for an Open House on Wednesday, November 5th

Congratulations to Russ White!

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Russ White won $5k for him, and $5k for the American Cancer Society

Cher’s Dressed to Kill Tour – NEW DATE!

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New show date announced – January 5th at the Verizon Wireless Arena!

Tri for a Cure 2014 Photos

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See photos of Coast Morning Hosts Eva, and other participants in Maine’s premiere all-female triathlon for the Maine Cancer Foundation

41st Annual Old Port Festival Photos!

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The 2014 Coast Stage Old Port Festival Photos