Stories about Portland

News from Greater Portland and Cumberland County.

 
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Has My Garden Been Invaded?: Part three of invasive species series

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 5:04 p.m.
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Passages from the Quran: Five Pillars of Islam and Pilgrimage to Mecca

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 5:04 p.m.
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Our Opinion: Trump administration continues to malign media

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 5:03 p.m.
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Advising Advice: Internships and how they can help you

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 5:02 p.m.
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Letter to the Editor: What neutrality means in 2017

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 5:02 p.m.
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Portland police officer shoots, kills 22 year old

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 5:01 p.m.
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Candid Conversations: An event to foster civil campus discussion

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 4:59 p.m.
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Best spots on campus to relax

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 4:59 p.m.
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A closer look at marijuana and its potential to exacerbate cognitive problems

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 4:58 p.m.
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The Vagina Monologues: Empowerment through knowledge

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 4:57 p.m.
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Artists in Action: Gorham exhibit encourages exploration of art beyond the classroom setting

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 4:22 p.m.
Portland city councilors discuss a plan to buy a small number of police body cameras before the department fully adopts them in the 2019 fiscal year.

Maine law shields police videos from public scrutiny

By Jake Bleiberg on Feb. 25, 2017, at 1 a.m.
“What’s happened over time with the public record law in Maine is it’s turned into Swiss cheese,” a First Amendment lawyer in Portland said. “There are just so many exemptions to it, and some of them are ambiguous and open to broad interpretation.”
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Yelp says this is the best bar in Maine

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 6:45 p.m.
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Ireland – like Maine, a land of writers, artists and poets

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 6:19 p.m.
Today was rainy, cold and often too windy for any outdoor activities, but as teachers and hardy travelers, we found some interesting and amazing sights only minutes from where we are staying in Adare. Best of all, in my mind, the place we planned to see was directly connected to writing and history.

Forecast calls for freezing rain to sweep across northern Maine

By Dawn Gagnon on Feb. 24, 2017, at 5:35 p.m.
Ice accumulations of up to around a tenth of an inch could lead to slick road conditions and scattered power outages across the northern part of the state.

Portland Public Schools’ Pre-K and Kindergarten Registration Feb. 27 – March 10

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 3:08 p.m.

Story Slam with Veteran Bill Hinderer

By Joyce Mongeau on Feb. 24, 2017, at 1:36 p.m.

“Randy Fein: Forty years in Maine of finding her way with clay “

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 12:20 p.m.
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Here’s the best bar in Maine, according to Yelp

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 11:49 a.m.
What’s your favorite Maine watering hole? Who should make the list?


 
(Left: Marni Maynard, University of Maine School of Law student Right: Laura Young, President of Rotary reading at Lyseth School)

Portland Rotary and The University of Maine School of Law Partner with Lyseth Elementary School to Increase Childhood Literacy

By Broadreach Public Relations on Feb. 24, 2017, at 9:14 a.m.