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Posted: March 26, 2019

6 signs that spring is here

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Although it’s not officially ice cream weather, recently-opened-for-the-season Red’s Dairy Freeze is already seeing long lines. Fans are doing their best to force mother nature into high gear as they stand outside with their cones.

Meanwhile, over on Mackworth Island, you can tell that the fairies are coming out of hibernation and construction on their new homes will soon begin in earnest. And let’s not forget another quintessential sign of spring – baseball! With fresh uniforms and hopefully no injuries, the Portland Sea Dogs are ready to swing back into action.

The weather may take us on something of a roller coaster ride until we’ve hit mid-June, but there are still plenty of ways to put a spring in your step, and we’ve put together a half dozen of them. As we collectively muscle through the last stretch of less-than-gorgeous weather with our sites set on summer, let’s remember the old saying: Don’t like the weather in Maine? Give it a minute!









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