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46. Sea Dog Biscuits: Popular dessert treat sold at Portland Sea Dogs games consisting of frozen ice cream between two cookies.  
47. Uncle Henry's: (noun) Highly popular weekly advertising magazine dating to the late 1960s and published in Augusta. Famous for car...  
48. KMD: (noun) Very common nickname for Kennedy Memorial Drive, one of Waterville's main east-west streets.  
49. Calumet Bridge at Old Fort Western: The former Father Curran Bridge across the Kennebec River in downtown Augusta was given this new official name in 2...  
50. Star Trek Room, The: Nickname at the University of Maine-Farmington for the auditorium in C23 Roberts Learning Center, and named for its...  
51. Blaine House, The: 1. Mansion located on State Street just north of the Statehouse. It was once occupied by James G. Blaine, prominent...  
52. Piggery, The: One time pig farm operated by residents of the Augusta Mental Health Institute (AMHI). The ruins of the Piggery can...  
53. Cony: The longtime name of Augusta's high school. It was formerly located on Cony Circle east of downtown but moved into ...  
54. Augusta Crossing: Shopping area developed ca. 2006 east of I-95 and south of Western Avenue, largely on wooded land once owned by the...  
55. Gin Mill, The: Upscale bar developed ca. 2008 above Riverfront barbecue and Grill on Water Street in downtown Augusta.  
56. Riverfront Barbecue and Grill: Restaurant started in the early 2000s on Water Street in a 100+ year old building massively renovated for the proce...  
57. 92 Moose: Bills itself as "Central Maine's #1 Hit Music Station". Popular Top 40 type station at 92.3 on the FM dial.  
58. Vaughn Woods: A place located in Hallowell, Me, where people go and walk trails and there are many beautiful areas of water,trees...  
59. S & L Upholstery: 1.Full service upholstery shop located at 16 Page Street in Augusta, Me. Specializes in convertible tops, auto inte...  
60. Capital Weekly: Capital Weekly Newspaper A weekly newspaper that covers Augusta, Hallowell, Gardiner and surrounding communities o...  
 
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Local slang for a type of hard-shell clam, later, a fictional suburb of Providence featured on the "Family Guy" television show.

A baked casserole dish that is commonly eaten in Minnesota homes. Popular varieties include Tator Tot hotdish, Party Potatoes (aka Funeral Potatoes), Green Bean casserole and Wild Rice casserole. Many of these are cooked with Campbell's Soup such as Cream of Chicken.

1. Normally a small strip of land that separates two bodies of water, 'isthmus' often refers to the city of Madison itself, which is indeed an isthmus between Lakes Mendota and Monona. "The Isthmus" is also a local newspaper in Madison, Wisconsin.

2. A weekly Madison newspaper published on Thursdays. The paper includes local news, restaurant listings, movie times and reviews, a community guide, classifieds and personals. The paper is well-known for having a liberal slant.

The oldest neighborhood in New Orleans, and the only section of the city where streets run in a grid and a nexus for aficionados of historical architecture.

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