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Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Location: Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus, 37 College Avenue, Gorham, ME
For more information: 207-780-5555; usm.maine.edu
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Friday, Oct. 21, 2016 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Corthell Concert Hall, USM Gorham Campus, 37 College Avenue, Gorham, ME For more information: 207-780-5555; usm.maine.edu Laura Kargul, internationally acclaimed pianist and music professor at the University of Southern Maine School of Music will give a solo recital entitled “Composers …
on Sept. 27, 2016, at 6:45 p.m.
It’s part of a first draft of a plan to add protections for Portland renters.
Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Location: The Farm Stand, 161 Ocean Street, South Portland, Maine For more information: (207) 749-5544; facebook.com/TheFarmStand207/ On Saturday, October 1st, The Farm Stand, a local foods market at 161 Ocean Street in South Portland will be celebrating its 2nd Birthday. The …
“Through experimental product lines, we are trying to give people a taste of a wide variety of food.”
on Sept. 27, 2016, at 10:29 a.m.
“My first thought was that I wish there was a third podium up there and people would look at the other options that exist.”
on Sept. 27, 2016, at 9:17 a.m.
Bangor Daily News on Sept. 26, 2016, at 11:08 p.m.
Mainers’ reactions to Monday’s showdown between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump drew reactions ranging from the serious to the surreal to the incredulous.
on Sept. 26, 2016, at 6:32 p.m.
Good evening from the BDN Portland office at 533 Congress St., where we’re getting ready to chow down on pizza and watch the first presidential debate. You should come join us. What we’re talking about The Norwegian tourist who threatened to kill Portland police officers with explosives and assault weapons …
The Norwegian tourist arrested in August after threatening to kill Portland police officers with explosives and assault rifles pleaded guilty Monday to a federal charge of making threatening interstate communications.
If you want to become a teacher, Maine is among the toughest places in the country to make a living once you step into the classroom, according to a report released Monday by a finance website.
A Topsham couple who used more than $100,000 in Social Security disability benefits paid to their disabled twin daughters for travel and items such as a motorcycle will serve five months in prison followed by five months of in-home detention.
While the state’s overall crime rate decreased last year, violent crimes against people in Maine increased, with drugs blamed as the “driving force” behind them, according to state law enforcement officials.
on Sept. 26, 2016, at 10:37 a.m.
Artist Susan Bartlett Rice of Walpole started the project — commissioned by the building owner — more than a week ago. This morning, she said, if the weather stays nice, she should finish by the end of the week.
on Sept. 26, 2016, at 9:53 a.m.
PORTLAND — The director of the University of Maine Climate Change Institute will talk about the Arctic’s changing climate and resulting economic opportunities and geopolitical concerns Monday, Oct. 3 at the University of Southern Maine. Paul Mayewski, who has led expeditions and conducted climate change research in the Arctic and all …
Friday, Oct. 7, 2016 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Location: Community Television Network (CTN), 516 Congress Street, Portland, Maine PORTLAND — “MONSTERS!” is an invitational group show that will be held at the CTN galleries at 516 Congress St. The opening reception will be held during the First Friday Art …
on Sept. 25, 2016, at 10:45 a.m.
With the chips stacked against him in his challenge of fourth-term Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree, Republican Mark Holbrook is convinced there are factors lurking outside conventional wisdom that will lead to his victory.
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: 317 Main Community Music Center, 317 Main Street, yarmouth, Maine For more information: 207-846-9559; 317main.org Noon Tunes A FREE Monthly Concert Series Returns To 317 MainStory continues below advertisement. Why settle for lunch at your desk, in the …
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 7:24 p.m.
I am not alone here, I know, we are bombarded by requests for our time, our space, our resources (financial and otherwise) constantly. Buy this, take that, do this, have more… the list goes on. Often time we say yes. Ok. Sure. Why not? Especially if it is free. Besides, it is …
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 5:38 p.m.
Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street and a happy weekend to you all. What we’re talking about BDN Portland will host a viewing party for the first presidential debate this Monday at Think Tank Coworking. Join our local team and political reporter Michael Shepherd to watch …