Even though Maine’s aggravated assaults and drug crimes are higher, according to the Maine Department of Public Safety the crime rate in Maine has fallen by 9.1%! This is the largest drop in the state's crime rate in about two decades.
According to the Social Security Administration the top baby names for 2013 are Noah and Sophia. Sophia continues the reign for girls’ names for the third year in a row and Noah beats out the #1 boys' name for the past 14 years, Jacob.
With the holidays, the weather and life stuff, it feel like just now it is hitting me we have a new year! So, this is a week late, but check these out about now 2014 could seem some positives in our world and what we are leaving behind!
What is the #1 most played song on 92 Moose in 2013? Well, you had some great guesses. Thanks for all of the entries.
Our grand prize winner, by random drawing, is Jennifer Labbe of Auburn. Jennifer has won tickets to see Darius Rucker and also Arcade Fire.
It's time for the good old end of the year review. 2013 is all done for the exception of a few fleeting hour that remain. Next year, will hopefully be as good if not even better as this one. So looking back on 2013, it was quite a year. Here are some of the highlights of 2013 from my life.
Forget about waiting for the year-end countdowns of the biggest songs of the year. This guy has done a quick mash-up of the 20 most overplayed tunes of the year and he's done it it just 60 seconds. Ready....go!
It's that time that we start to look back at the bygone year....and what a year it was in pop music. We enjoyed everything from Katy to Lorde and Bruno to JT. It was a big year for some great songs and nobody is better at putting together a mashup to help us re-live the biggest hits, than DJ Earworm. This is his look...and sound for the year called 'United State of Pop 2013 (Living the Fantasy.)'
What a difference a decade makes. Ten years the Red Sox hadn't won a World Series in 86 years. Ten years ago in the American League Championship series (ALCS) against the Yankees many thought then Red Sox manager, Grady Little left Boston ace Pedro Martinez in too long in game 7. It was 10 years ago Aaron Boone took Red Sox pitcher Tim Wakefield out with that walk-off in extras and it was that sam
Well people, summer is officially over and we can now truly begin to look ahead to leaf peeping, Halloween, school football and band competitions and the Red Sox in post season play. What are your summer highlights?
As the year closes and a new one starts we do two things generally, we look back to what happened the past year and we look ahead to the next. Maybe we set resolutions or goals and we hope others do better as well. How about 2012? Yes we made it through, apocalypse and all.