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New wood-fired pizza bar opens soon in Portland

on May 19, 2017, at 7:55 a.m.
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This Portland-based wine is being called ‘the new Moxie’

on May 17, 2017, at 4:18 p.m.
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Beer Camp returns to Portland in June

on May 12, 2017, at 1:59 p.m.
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Opium owner: ‘We didn’t call our bar heroin or opiate. We named it after a flower.’

on May 10, 2017, at 3:07 p.m.
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Portland named top search by Bostonians looking to buy outside Massachusetts

on May 03, 2017, at 9:12 a.m.
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How Not to Lose Weight, A Cautionary Tale.

on May 02, 2017, at 9:57 p.m.
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Eventide Oyster Co. chefs win James Beard Award

on May 01, 2017, at 9:06 p.m.
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Coffee and Colombian street eats come to Saco

on May 01, 2017, at 10:17 a.m.
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Portland’s new food and drink hub takes shape

on April 28, 2017, at 3:49 p.m.
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Two Portland breweries ban dogs in tasting rooms

on April 27, 2017, at 10:24 a.m.
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Doggie Daycare..Money Well Spent.

on April 26, 2017, at 7:33 p.m.
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Text ‘ice cream,’ and this Maine company will deliver pints on demand

on April 21, 2017, at 8:38 a.m.
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Lobster roll competition comes to Portland

on April 20, 2017, at 6 a.m.

This is what 60 hours of intricate tie dye looks like

By Micky Bedell on April 17, 2017, at 11:49 a.m.
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What happened to Dispatch Magazine?

on April 14, 2017, at 11:38 a.m.
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Food Network’s ‘Chopped’ is looking for Portland chefs

on April 10, 2017, at 2:28 p.m.
“These are massive T.V. series and when they pick a market that in itself is a huge validation,” said Rory Strunk, founder of O’Maine Studios in Portland.
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This nautical-themed Portland cocktail joint has a secret entrance to a second bar

on April 07, 2017, at 5:30 a.m.
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This nautical-themed Portland cocktail joint has a secret entrance to a second bar

on April 07, 2017, at 5:30 a.m.
Blyth and Burrows, which opens in mid-May, is an ode to commanders shot down in the battle of the Boxer and Enterprise off the coast of Maine during the war of 1812.
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Cast members for "We Are Monsters" take time from practice at Wintergreen Arts Center in Presque Isle to pose with music director Aaron Swanson (back row, from left), choreographer Emily Sjoberg, director Darci Faye, assistant director Alexandra Kruczek and assistant music directors Tom Watson and Sawyer O'Donnell.

Caribou native gives up NYC to inspire Maine youngsters on stage

By Kathryn Olmstead on April 06, 2017, at 4:43 p.m.
Darci Faye, whose play “Infinitely Yours” recently was nominated for five awards at New York’s Planet Connections Theatre Festival, is directing the youth theatre production of “We Are Monsters.”
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Easter Peeps get dressed up like Trump protesters and even Jesus Christ

on April 05, 2017, at 12:19 p.m.