Gearing Up for Chowder Fest and ‘This is How’ You Register for the Big Bike Giveaway
We hope to see you Saturday at Prescott Park in Portsmouth for the 30th annual WOKQ Chowder FestMark and I will be there registering people for prizes including tickets to see Kellie Pickler at Blue Ocean Music Hall.
Gates open at 11:30 and we go until ALL THE CHOWDER IS GONE! See you there.
Car Wash For A Great Cause
Wanna get your car washed and help out a great cause at the same time?
Of course you do. Tomorrow, head over to Exeter Motor Works on Epping Road in Exeter. They’re holding a car wash beginning at 8am. Proceeds will benefit the Arkell Family of Brentwood.
This Is How You Register For The Big Bike Giveaway
When you hear BK and Tyler (Florida Georgia Line) sing “This Is How We Roll,” be caller #10 to register yourself to possibly drive away on a 2014 Harley-Davidson Street Glide. Thanks to the Harley-Davidson Shop of Rochester. The giveaway is Saturday, June 14th!
Rob says today, you’ll see scattered showers with sun developing and a high of 73. Clouds and showers in the North Country and 70. Sunny and warm everywhere this weekend. Rob rated the weekend a…
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This is NOT a Stupid News Story but a feel-good story to end your work week: As fellow classmates of Zack Ruediger were handed their diplomas during graduation, they all handed money to their principal. Zack didn’t know what was going on, so he dipped into his pocket, took out what money he had and handed it to the principal. What the teen didn’t know was that all his classmates had gotten together and decided to help Zack. You see, Zack lost his mom in 2012 and just days before he graduated, Zack’s dad passed away. The students raised more than $800.
Joke du Jour
Years ago, Mark returned from an overseas trip felling very sick. He went to see his doctor and was immediately rushed to the hospital to undergo a lot of tests. When they were over, Mark woke up in a private room. The phone rang and when Mark answered it he heard the doctor say:
“Your test results came back and you have a very rare contagious disease. We need to put you on a strict diet of pizza, pancakes and pita bread. It won’t cure you, but it’s the only food we can slide under the door!”
Coming Up Monday
We have a pair of tickets to the SOLD OUT Zac Brown Band concert at Fenway Park on Saturday, June 28