Credit Karen Kiley

Now, that's some delicious Mexican eats. Get your $50 'El Rodeo' gift certificate for only $25 from Seize the Deal before they're all gone. 

Thanks to Rene, Chaba and Cecilia from El Rodeo for stopping by and treating The Morning Waking Crew to a Mexican breakfast.

Speedway Star

Karen Kiley

Tomorrow (Saturday) Mark Ericson and I will see you at the Mall of New Hampshire for the annual New Hampshire Motor Speedway's 'Speedway Star' competition. We'll be getting underway at 10:30 near JC Penney and Cinnabon. Make sure you stop by and cheer on your favorite performer.

Weather

Mostly cloudy, chance of showers this morning, then again this evening, high 55. Cloudy skies in the North Country with freezing rain this morning and rain showers this evening, high 50. Check your weekend forecast. 

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Wake Up Winning

Shhhh, we've got a secret. We'll have tickets to a big concert that we'll be announcing Monday morning. Have a great weekend.