Thursday, 07 June 2018 12:05

Pants on Fire 5K Beer Run/Walk coming up in Winterport

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WINTERPORT - The fifth annual Pants on Fire 5K Beer Run/Walk is taking place in Winterport on Saturday.

 The event, now in its fifth year, runs from 9:30 to noon in Abbot Park and includes a Kids Fun Run.


Proceeds from the charity beer run, hosted by the Winterport Area Business Association, will benefit the Winterport Volunteer Fire & Rescue Association and upgrades to Abbott Park. Race registration includes one beer from Penobscot Bay Brewery. Soda and live music also will be on tap.


On Thursday, Blake Lipton got the details from Race Director Kelly Hull.

Blake Lipton

Morning Anchor/Reporter
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Blake Lipton joined the ABC 7 and Fox 22 news team in January of 2016 and is excited to start his career in television as a morning anchor at our station!

He is a recent graduate of the University of South Carolina and has previously interned with the ESPNU/SEC Network, Comcast SportsNet Mid-Atlantic and the WOLO sports department in Columbia, South Carolina during his time in school.

Blake also worked with the Weather Channel to help cover the historic South Carolina floods in the fall of 2015.

While most of his experience is in sports, Blake is thrilled for the opportunity to host the morning show at Fox ABC Maine and become a more well-rounded journalist and storyteller.

When he is not anchoring or reporting, Blake enjoys hiking, reading and talking anything football. He is also a fan of coffee and hip-hop music.

Feel free to reach out to him with story ideas at [email protected] or follow him on Twitter at @Blake_Lipton for the latest updates on everything Maine!