Blizzard Preview

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On today’s show, Ed talks about the Super Bowl, Skiing vs. Snowboarding, and the impending Blizzard.

There are comparisons to the Blizzard of ’78 and talk about schools that have already announced for cancellations.

Ed talks about the Tecmo Bowl Super Bowl Simulation (that the Patriots won).

Ed wraps up with some things coming up in Middleboro after the blizzard passes.

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The Blizzard of 2015

Theatre One Productions

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On today’s show, Ed talks about the Patriots’ “deflated football controversy”.  What a dumb story that has been around too long.  Ed also talks about the dumb things that the nickel cornerback of the Seattle Seahawks said.

Peg Holzemer, executive director of Theatre One Productions, calls in.  She talks about watching lots of movies and voting for the best actress of 2014.  She also talks about why she started Theatre One Productions and she previews their current production of “Speed the Plow”.  There are shows tonight and tomorrow night at 7:30pm and a matinee on Sunday at 2pm.  All shows are hosted at the Alley Theatre, tickets are available at the door.

Ed wraps up the show with some information about things going on this weekend.

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Guest: Peg Holzemer

National Hugging Day

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Today is National Hugging Day.  It’s also the day for Family Feud!  Today’s question is:
One hundred people were surveyed and the top seven answers are on the board. Name something at breakfast that you might have two of.

Ed talks about the Patriots “deflating footballs” controversy.  Its a shame that it looks like they broke a rule and they clearly didn’t need to.

Andrea Priest calls in from the Middleboro COA.  She talks about hugging, cheese, breakfast foods, and Super Bowl of Dip recipes.  She also talks about some upcoming events at the Middleboro COA.

Ed wraps up the show with a preview of South Shore News and Views from Jack White.

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Breakfast Foods

Penguin Awareness Day

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Today is Penguin Awareness Day, so Ed has some penguin related trivia questions.  Today is also National Cheese Lover’s Day, so Ed has a list of the top ten most popular cheeses.

Listeners call in to make their best guesses, they also talk about Sunday’s Patriots game and plans for the best Super Bowl dips.

Ed wraps up the show with the remaining answers to the Top Ten Most Popular Cheeses.

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Top Ten Cheeses

Town Manager Robert Nunes

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On today’s show, Ed talks about his predictions for the Patriots playoff game against the Indianapolis Colts.  He is predicting a comfortable seven point win, just like he predicted last week.  He was wrong last week.  Ed also gives the important details to this Sunday’s All Are Welcome 5.5K Road Race Fundraiser.

Middleboro Town Manager Bob Nunes is in studio.  He talks about how his past experience prepared him for his new job, he shares his thoughts on his first few months in the role, and he talks about some of the major issues facing Middleboro currently and in the near future.

Ed wraps up the show with some of this weekend’s events in Middleboro.

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Guest: Bob Nunes

National Dress Up Your Pet Day

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Today is Family Feud!  One hundred people were surveyed and the top six answers are on the board. Name something that dries up when its gets old.

Ed starts the show talking about how Bill Belichick springs pop quizzes on his players and Ed shares the Family Feud question.

Andrea Priest calls in from the Middleboro COA.  She talks about dressing up pets in costumes, rubber duckies, and the things coming up at the Middleboro COA.  The February Newsletter is coming out soon; so pick up a copy at the COA, sign up to have them delivered to your house, or download a copy off of www.middleborough.com.

Ed wraps up the show with the answers to the Family Feud game and a preview of South Shore News and Views from Jack White.

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Guest: Andrea Priest

National Rubber Ducky Day

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Today is National Rubber Ducky Day.  Ed talks about the infamous crate of rubber duckies that fell into the ocean in 1992 and are still out there, floating around.  Ed also talks about today’s trivia, asks some trivia questions, and announces today’s top ten list topic.  January is National Soup Month, so Ed has a list of the Top Ten Most Popular Soups.

Allin Frawley calls in with the Middleboro Selectmen’s Report.  He starts with his thoughts on Saturday’s Patriots game and talks about the busy night of meetings for local politic lovers.  He also talks about last night’s meeting, which included an interesting Town Manager’s report and the introduction of an idea to meet with Lakeville about a joint Police Station.

Aaron Burke calls in with the Lakeville Selectmen’s Report.  He talks about Winterfest 2015, which will be held on February 8th at Ted Williams Camp.  Its a community development committee inspired idea, and Ed hopes to get more information from Selectmen Mitzi Hollenbeck on a future show.

Ed wraps up the show with the answers to the trivia questions and the rest of the results of the Top Ten Soups.

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Top Ten Soups

National Clean Off Your Desk Day

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Today is National Clean Off Your Desk Day.  Ed asks listeners to answer today’s poll question, “how messy is your desk?”  The most popular answer ends up being an admission that the desk is messy, but organized to the owner.

Ed also breaks down Saturday’s Patriots victory.  He has some takeaways from the game that he groups into good, bad, and ugly categories.  Ed also shares the sad news that Maria’s Card and Gift Shop in downtown Middleboro is going to be closing soon.

Ed wraps up the show with some upcoming events in Middleboro.

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Patriots Win!