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Assault By Slurpee

Assault By Slurpee

A Slurpee from 7-Eleven is a great way to beat the heat on a summer day…but no one wants to wear one. A guy in Florida who thought he was charged too much for his Slurpee expressed his outrage by pouring the slushy beverage on a store worker, and that landed him in jail for…Read More

Gabby’s Good News: WFRE Gets a Love Letter That Helps St. Jude

Gabby’s Good News: WFRE Gets a Love Letter That Helps St. Jude

  OUR HEARTS ARE BURSTING WITH LOVE. A sweet listener, 13 year old Anna from Thurmont, MD wrote us a love letter during her time at home. Within that letter she explains that she’s been making masks and selling them to raise money for the kids at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Anna, we love…Read More

Travis Tritt Went to Outer Space!

Travis Tritt Went to Outer Space!

Well, kinda…sorta. Commander of the International Space Station, Chris Cassidy made a music video for Travis Tritt’s, “Great Day to be Alive.” It’s awesome. (Don’t miss the tattoo at 2:43, and Fu Man Chu at 2:50.) Check it out: From 250 miles above the Earth, Expedition 63 is aware of the hard times that exist in…Read More

Tour de Frederick #3: 26.5 Miles and $600

Tour de Frederick #3: 26.5 Miles and $600

What a bananas update! Yesterday was a great day for finally biking for over an hour and getting a steady flow of donations. My endurance isn’t what it used to be! I think this could be my personal best day of the week. I am planning to do somewhere between 6 to 8 miles tonight.…Read More

Tour de Frederick #2: 13.5 Miles and $400

Tour de Frederick #2: 13.5 Miles and $400

Food-motivated. I promised myself a burrito if I did more miles than day 2! This was a great idea, but I really need a double digital day to make up for zero mile Saturday. Gotta keep going for the Tour de Frederick!!!! Donations: $400! Day 1: Kick-Off – Zero Miles (0) Day 2: Sunday Fun…Read More

Gabby’s Good News: Teens Create Free Online Tutoring

Gabby’s Good News: Teens Create Free Online Tutoring

In the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, high school senior Ajay Sachdev spent some time helping other students on an online tutoring site and even made some money doing it. However, Ajay realized that not everyone can afford private lessons. So he collaborated with two classmates and  created a new and FREE tutoring website. Specifically…Read More

Tour de Frederick #1: 6.5 Miles and $350 later!!!

Tour de Frederick #1: 6.5 Miles and $350 later!!!

It was amazing to see people this weekend! The kick-off was a blast, and I have to give a million thanks to Tranquillity at Fredericktowne for sponsoring our charity cycling. So far, I have 6.5 miles done and have managed to raise $350 for the Boys and Girls Club! I have a lot of work…Read More