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16. FAB Hall: The abbreviation and nickname for Frances Allen Black Hall, a dormitory at the University of Maine-Farmington in th...  
17. Third Bridge, The: Newest and northernmost of the three bridges over the Kennebec River located in Augusta. Four lane bridge carrying ...  
18. UMA: Common nickname and abbreviation for the University of Maine at Augusta.  
19. AHOP: Slang for the Augusta House of Pancakes, a longtime restaurant on Western Avenue in Augusta. Primarily open for bre...  
20. Ganneston Park: Hilly west side Augusta neighborhood located south of Capitol Street; developed from the 1970s to present and is ho...  
21. Queen City, The: Longtime nickname for Bangor.  
22. Chizzle Wizzle: (n) Annual talent show production held at Cony High School dating from the 1890s and billed as the longest running ...  
23. AMHI: (noun) Common abbreviation (pronounced AM-hi) for the Augusta Mental Health Institute, a former state psychiatric f...  
24. Memorial Circle/Memorial Rotary: Rotary located on the west side of Augusta at which Western Avenue and State Street intersect. The city's war memor...  
25. Westwood: Residential neighborhood developed on the west side of Augusta by Peachey Builders beginning in the early 1950s. Th...  
26. Edwards Dam: (noun) Former dam across the Kennebec River located next to the old Edwards Mill just north of downtown. Pressure f...  
27. Bond Brook: (noun) Attractive stream flowing east through the west side of Augusta, emptying into the Kennebec River. Much of i...  
28. Mayfair: (noun) Primarily residential neighborhood on Augusta's east side; mainly developed after World War II. Roughly bord...  
29. St. Mark's: (noun) Common shorthand for Saint Mark's Episcopal Church, a congregation dating to the early 19th century located ...
30. Addie's Attic: (noun) A clothing bank which operates out of the parish hall at St. Mark's Episcopal Church.  
 
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(noun) A longtime election straw poll conducted among the patrons of Duke's Rotary Barber Shop with a reputation for accurately predicting the outcome of local elections.

Once a year, people race in teams around the city on a bar/city tour. Participants are in teams of 5 and are expected to dress up to whatever theme they choose. Grocery carts are stolen (and then returned) as sleds and one

Also known as the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Marching Band. Also referred to as the "hardest working band in America"

1. This is a nickname for Green Bay that is used all over Wisconsin. This nickname refers to the success of the Green Bay Packers franchise that has won the most league championships in NFL history. Their record total is 12, which includes three Super Bowls (Super Bowl I in 1967, Super Bowl II in 1968, and Super Bowl XXXI in 1997).

2. The Green Bay Packers have won 12 NFL Championships (1929, 1930, 1931, 1936, 1939, 1944, 1961, 1962, 1965, 1968, 1969, 1997), which is the most for any team in the league.

A term referring to the Ironman Wisconsin Triathlon held the Sunday after Labor Day in Madison, WI. Most people refer to an Ironman as an "IM." Athletes refer to this particular Ironman as "IMOO," because they often pass cows on the bike route, which is along many country roads. IM Wisconsin embraced this idea and the 2008 Finisher Medals were in the shape of a cow.