September 17, 2014
Today is Family Feud! Name something specific that you turn over. Listeners try to guess the top six answers from the survey.
Andrea Priest calls in to talk about the Middleboro COA. She talks about some upcoming events at the Council on Aging. Find more information at the Middleborough COA’s facebook page or download a newsletter at www.middleborough.com.
Ed wraps up with the final Family Feud answer and a preview of South Shore News and Views from Jack White.
September 16, 2014
On today’s show, Ed has some trivia. Listeners try to guess the Top Ten Tommy Lee Jones Movies in honor of his 68th birthday. Ed is giving away tickets to the Soule Homestead Harvest Fair and Joe Davies Folk Festival this weekend.
Allin Frawley, Middleboro Selectman, calls in. He talks about killing and eating a rattlesnake (worth listening to the show just for that). He also talks about the ongoing NFL controversies and gives his answers for the top ten list. He wraps up with some Middleboro news including updates on the wastewater treatment plan and the new police chief contract negotiations timeline.
Ed wraps up with the rest of the answers to the trivia questions and the top ten list. He also reminds everyone to enter the Lakeville Arts and Music Festival’s Scarecrow Contest.
Best Tommy Lee Jones Movies
September 16, 2014
On today’s show, Steve the Intern is here! Ed and Steve talk about busy weekends and how everyone was apple picking. Ed shares his bad beat story from the Build It For Robin’s Children Poker Tournament Fundraiser. Steve shares some interesting information about the Northern Lights.
Susan Anderson, from the Soule Homestead, calls in. She talks about this weekend’s Harvest Fair and Joe Davies Folk Festival. There will be lots of demonstrations and fun things for kids to do. There will be great food for sale and lots of great live music. Find a full schedule for both Saturday and Sunday at www.soulehomestead.org. Ed is giving away pairs of tickets to go to the Harvest Fair and Joe Davies Folk Festival for the first three callers.
Today is 8-Track Tape Day. Ed and Steve talk about the demise of the 8-track players, but not the 8-tracks. Listeners contribute their 8-track memories.
September 12, 2014
On today’s show, Middleboro Midday is live from Market Basket! They are having a celebration of their re-opening. There are free hot dogs, desserts, and drinks. Ed talks with some employees and some customers about their experiences over the last few months.
Virgel Blaschke of the Sacred Heart Food Pantry is here as well. Ed and Virgel talk about the New England Patriots and their hopes for this Sunday’s game. Virgel also talks about the Sacred Heart Food Pantry and their upcoming 5K. It will be held on Sunday, September 28th at 10am. To register visit www.foodpantry5k.org.
Market Basket Remote
September 10, 2014
Family Feud! One hundred people were surveyed and the top seven answers are on the board. Name a kind of bell. Listeners submit their answers online at www.facebook.com/middleboromidday.
Ed talks about local news and Andrea Priest calls in. Ed and Andrea talk about voting, tv dinners, and popcorn. Andrea reminds everyone about some of the upcoming events at the COA. They will host an event called, “Chocolate and Coffee: the good, the bad, and the ugly”. Attendees will learn about some of the great things about coffee and chocolate but also some of the not so great things.
Ed wraps up with some upcoming events and a preview of South Shore News and Views from Jack White.
Guest: Andrea Priest
September 9, 2014
On today’s show, Ed talks about trivia and since today is Adam Sandler’s 48th birthday, Ed has a list of his ten best movies.
Allin Frawley calls in with the Middleboro Selectmen’s Report. The Board of Selectmen picked the new police chief, they got an update from the town manager search committee, and they discussed raising the fee for littering.
Aaron Burke calls in with the Lakeville Selectmen’s Report. The Board of Selectmen got an update from the Economic Development Committee and discussed some zoning issues in Lakeville.
Ed wraps up with the full rundown of the Top Ten Adam Sandler Movies.
Best Adam Sandler Movies
September 8, 2014
On today’s show, Steve the Intern is in studio. This past weekend was Popcorn Days, so Ed is taking a poll of the listeners about what their favorite type of popcorn is. Ed and Steve talk about the merits of dark chocolate and whether or not dark chocolate would be good in a s’more. They also talk about this weekend’s football games. Middleboro High School’s Sachems destroyed the Norton Lancers on Saturday and Ed was there to see it. The New England Patriots fell apart in the second half of their season opener against the Miami Dolphins.
Allin Frawley calls in to preview tonight’s meetings. The Board of Selectmen will be choosing the new Police Chief and the first meeting of the Town Manager Search Committee will be tonight. Ed wraps up with a preview of Thursday’s lunch at All Are Welcome.
September 5, 2014
On today’s show, it’s a double feature! The show starts with Tom White from Build It For Robin’s Children and ends with Ed’s Dad previewing the Patriots’ season.
Tom White calls in to talk about the Build It For Robin’s Children project. The construction and remodeling is winding down, and the finish line is in sight. The project has one last fundraiser next weekend at the Middleboro Elks Club. There will be a no-limit texas hold’em poker tournament. For more information visit www.robinschildren.com.
Then Ed and his dad talk about their thoughts for this season’s New England Patriots team. The new defense is exciting and the offense will always be good as long as Tom Brady is healthy. The season starts on Sunday at 1pm against the Miami Dolphins.
The show wraps up with Johnny Rey Justus, a preview of next Friday’s remote broadcast, and Ed and his Dad’s prediction for the Patriots’ season win total.
Guest: Tom White and Patriots Preview