Letters for Jacob- 9 year old Jacob Thompson of Saco currently at Maine Medical Center being treated for neuroblastoma receives thousands of Christmas cards, letters, and even two live penguins as his last, dying wish. Happyville- Portland named one of the 25 Happiest Cities in the United States by National Geographic Explorer. Tap Tap- Portland Symphony Orchestra music director Robert Moody will retire at the end of the season. Big Little Lottery- Maine State Lottery sells $5 tickets to take a chance on winning a tiny house in their Tiny Homes, Big Wins contest.
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"Maine Classics" (2017). Maine News Index – Portland Monthly. 2199.