The air temperature was 14 degrees and the water was 37 when about 100 people turned out Saturday, Feb. 2, for the annual Freezin’ for a Reason Portland Polar Dip at East End Beach. The event was one of several in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states to raise money for Camp Sunshine in Casco. The Portland dippers raised $20,000. (Dudley Warner / For The Forecaster)


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