Is Andrew Luck the next Tom Brady? [VIDEO]
With just five days until they meet in the AFC Championship Game, Indianapolis Colts Quarterback Andrew Luck must be asking himself if he can really beat Tom Brady and the New England Patriots pull off what would be one of the biggest upsets in NFL playoff history...
Standish, Maine Man Wins Football Pick’em! [PHOTOS]
There are two things that Wayne Martin has always loved since he was a teenager: the Patriots and WBLM. Now the 58-year-old Standish man can add the Football Pick'em game to the things he loves after he came out on top with the highest score at season's end!
Getting Hitched, Blimpsters? Come to Portland Wedding Show [VIDEO]
If you just got engaged and want ideas about how to plan your perfect wedding, come to the Holiday Inn by the Bay on Jan. 10 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Jan. 11 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. for the Portland Wedding Show!
Aerial Portland Drone Proves Better (Warmer) Days Ahead [VIDEO]
Days like today are what must have inspired the phrase "dead of winter." This morning across Maine saw temperatures well below zero on what may end up being the coldest day of the year.
Below Zero Temps Shut Down Portland Schools
The bitterly cold, below zero temperatures have forced the Portland public schools to close on Thursday, according to the school district's web site.
Portland, Maine is One of the Coldest 50 Cities in America (Brrr…)
It goes without saying that Portland, Maine is always a pretty cold place in January when real winter sets in, but did you know it is also among the top 50 coldest cities in the country?
Watch ‘300’ Patriots Video to Get Pumped for Playoffs!
Just in time for the beginning of another New England Patriots' run toward a fourth Super Bowl title, here's a new video titled, "The 300 New England Patriots: Rise of an Empire."
Hey Pats Fans, Who’s Afraid of the Ravens? [PHOTOS]
The Baltimore Ravens will travel to Gillette Stadium this Saturday to play the New England Patriots in the AFC Divisional Playoff game and while confidence is high that the Pats will prevail, recent history can't be ignored.
How Cold Will it Get This Week?
The first wave of the Polar Vortex has arrived here in Maine and it is going to be downright cold for the next several days with temperatures falling below zero, according to WMTW.com.
Congratulations to Week 17 Football Pick’em Winner [PHOTOS]
Congratulations to Paul Rivers for winning Week 17 of our Football Pick’em game. Tracy picked 14 winners out of 16 games and scored a 87.50% winning percentage. Each week The Blimp will let you know who wins our Football Pick’em game...
What Was the Blimp’s Top 2014 Story? [PHOTOS]
It's hard to believe that 2014 is really coming to an end in just a matter of hours and what a year it has been for the Blimp! As we turn the page to 2015, we can reflect on the top five stories from the Blimp in 2014 While the Blimp has always been first and foremost about the music that Blimpsters truly love, some of the stories that moved us the most in 2014 also dealt with the healing power of
Homeless Remembered in Solemn Monday Night Vigil
Hundreds of Maine area residents gathered in Monument Square Monday night for the annual Homeless Person's Memorial Vigil to remember 35 people who died in the greater Portland area over the past two years, according to WMTW.com.
Patriots Clinch Home Field Advantage! [PHOTOS]
The road to Super Bowl 50 in the desert will definitely go right through Gillette Stadium throughout the playoffs after the Denver Broncos lost to the Cincinnati Bengals on Monday Night Football. After taking care of business on Sunday against the hapless New York Jets, the New England Patriots have earned a first round playoff bye...
Congratulations to Week 16 Football Pick’em Winner [PHOTOS]
Congratulations to Tracy Bonnevie for winning Week 16 of our Football Pick’em game. Tracy picked 12 winners out of 16 games and scored a 75% winning percentage.
Rock Legend Joe Cocker Passes Away at 70 [VIDEO]
Joe Cocker, whose 40-year career featured several number 1 hits that will live forever in the hearts and minds of Classic Rock fans everywhere, has passed away at 70, according to BBC News.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, Blimpsters! [VIDEOS]
As everybody in Blimpville knows, many of our favorite classic rockers have performed some beautiful and festive versions of some of our favorite Christmas songs.