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Two Gorham teens who got lost hiking in Deboullie Township are shown with Red River Camps owner Jen Brophy and Maine game wardens at Gardner Pond.

Maine wardens find lost teens in Aroostook County, fisherman in Casco

BANGOR, Maine — Searches at opposite ends of the state kept game wardens busy Wednesday but both ended successfully. One of the searches was conducted …

Westbrook woman convicted of helping boyfriend sexually assault developmentally delayed teen

PORTLAND, Maine — A Westbrook woman was convicted Wednesday of gross sexual assault after a jury found she helped her boyfriend sexually assault a 14-year-old …
CMP President and CEO Sara Burns and Bob D'Orval of Nissan North America, Inc. shake hands before cutting the ribbon for one of two new DC Quick Chargers now available to plug-in electric vehicle drivers in Greater Portland. The chargers, located at the South Portland Community Center on Nelson Street and in the Fore Street parking garage, can bring an EV from 0 to 80 percent charge in 30 minutes.
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Portland gets 2 ‘quick charge’ stations for plug-in electric vehicles

AUGUSTA, Maine — People who drive plug-in electric vehicles now have two places to go in the Greater Portland area for a quick charge, courtesy of …
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Jon Imber: Power of the Mark at Greenhut Galleries

Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Greenhut Galleries, 146 Middle St, Portland, Maine …

Sanford police: Abduction report was fabricated

SANFORD, Maine — A report of an abduction in York County on Tuesday turned out to be a hoax, Sanford police said Thursday. On Tuesday, …

Police identify man killed by train in North Berwick, say likely suicide

NORTH BERWICK, Maine — Police have identified the man struck by a train Wednesday night, and they have concluded his death was a suicide. North …

Cape Elizabeth town councilor not seeking re-election

CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine — Town Councilor David Sherman said this week he will not seek re-election in November. Nomination papers are available Monday, July 28, …

York County man injured in motorcycle accident

ARUNDEL, Maine — A local man was injured Wednesday afternoon after his motorcycle struck a utility pole on Old Post Road, police said. Shawn Biggar, …
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Kennebunk High School’s revised renovation plans come into focus as November vote looms

KENNEBUNK, Maine — The Kennebunk High School Building Committee presented two plans to the Regional School Unit 21 Board of Directors on Monday night, offering …

Pedestrian struck, reportedly killed by Downeaster train in North Berwick

NORTH BERWICK, Maine — A pedestrian was struck by an Amtrak Downeaster train on Main Street in North Berwick, according to a report by WMTW. …

Two wanted men arrested in Biddeford, US marshal says

BIDDEFORD, Maine — Two men who were wanted on active warrants were arrested Wednesday by a team of law enforcement officers, U.S. Marshal Noel March …

Sanford police ask public to keep eye out for suspect in attempted kidnapping

SANFORD, Maine — Sanford police are asking local people to keep an eye out for a suspect in a possible attempted child abduction that occurred …
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URBAN EYE

Portland's Harvest on the Harbor mixes it up this fall

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CHRIS BUSBY

What the real aliens would do about immigration

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FIGHTING THE TIDES

Maine lobster shedding its shell caught in photos

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SETH AND THE CITY

Portland adds a new attorney to its busy legal team

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MY SECRET MAINE

Maine celebrates Moxie in style

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MAINE THINGS TO DO

Beer, Cool Cars and Trains - A Visit to Boothbay Railway Village Event: 50th Annual Antique Auto Days Rails, Tails and Ales July 19th 2014

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FROM THE STACKS

What E.E. Cummings teaches us about love and death

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BENNETT THERE DONE THAT

Blue sky puddle dove

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The 5 most embarrassing memories from my adolescence

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Maine Historical Society Huge Tag Sale

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Portland Sports

Saco, Falmouth to battle for Little League state title Friday

BIDDEFORD, Maine — The Saco all-stars defeated Falmouth 10-7 in the championship round of Little League state baseball tourney for ages 11-12 Thursday to force …
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    CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine – The ocean view Sea Glass Restaurant at Inn by the Sea in Cape Elizabeth has again been awarded the prestigious Wine Spectator …
     
    Portland, Maine – Hall Internet Marketing has announced another strong quarter of growth. Top line revenue is up 28% over last year and continues to …
     
    PORTLAND, Maine —  As a part of the National Gay Blood Drive, a blood drive will be held for gay and bisexual men 7 a.m.-2 …
     
    PORTLAND, Maine — The Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ announced that Christi Razzi and Eugene Story have been appointed to the Portland non-profit’s Board of …
     
    CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine – Inn by the Sea has been listed in Travel + Leisure’s 2014 World’s Best Awards as one of the Top Resorts in …