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News from Greater Portland and Cumberland County.
on Oct. 18, 2016, at 10:04 a.m.
By the time he died, this native of Ireland, he’d made a fortune selling illegal booze.
By CBS 13 on Oct. 18, 2016, at 6:49 a.m.
Councilors say this new ban is aimed at preventing teens and young adults from smoking.
on Oct. 18, 2016, at 5:54 a.m.
Doyle Bramhall II
FROM BELOW AND TO THE LEFT
on Oct. 18, 2016, at 1:55 a.m.
By CBS 13 on Oct. 17, 2016, at 10:24 p.m.
If approved at Monday night’s meeting, the amendments would go into effect on Nov. 7, and would carry fines as high as $500.
By Dan MacLeod on Oct. 17, 2016, at 8:14 p.m.
Steves said he’s been “inspired by Europe’s approach to drug policy reform.”
on Oct. 17, 2016, at 6:45 p.m.
Check out the full report here, which includes artist renderings of ideas for reimagining some of the city’s neighborhoods.
By Troy R. Bennett on Oct. 17, 2016, at 6:24 p.m.
on Oct. 17, 2016, at 3:03 p.m.
A new report argues the city should take a more proactive approach to planning its neighborhoods.
By Amos Eno on Oct. 17, 2016, at 12:40 p.m.
on Oct. 17, 2016, at 12:25 p.m.
He once helped police track down a child killer by drawing them a picture of the killer’s face he could see in his head.
By Troy R. Bennett on Oct. 17, 2016, at 11:15 a.m.
By Troy R. Bennett on Oct. 17, 2016, at 11:14 a.m.
By CBS 13 on Oct. 17, 2016, at 10:51 a.m.
Portland police said a 32-year-old man was shot in an apartment early Monday morning.
By Jake Bleiberg on Oct. 17, 2016, at 8:08 a.m.
Unless the city makes a deliberate effort to grow the population density in specific neighborhoods, the area could end up an underfunded expanse of urban sprawl, the authors of a report say.
on Oct. 17, 2016, at 7:43 a.m.
WMPG Bluegrass Spectacular
on Oct. 16, 2016, at 10:18 a.m.
His hands were bound behind his back in his own handcuffs. His revolver was in his right front pants pocket.