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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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In the midst of the debate over the Iraq war, a few US congressmen exercised their freedom to slight the French by renaming french fries and french toast in the congressional cafeteria. Enter "Freedom Fries".

Bassett Street came within a vote of being renamed Ho Chi Minh Trail in the early 1970's as a protest against the Viet Nam War.

A hearty main course stew usually made with regionally sourced ingredients that include some combination of meats, onions, okra tomatoes, lima beans, and a copious amount of butter.

Philadelphia's motto, coined by William Penn.

A popular--and relatively new--nickname for the city of Houston, which refers to “chopped and screwed,” an authentically Houston style of music.