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 6:42 a.m.
“Our generation is dealing with these issues firsthand, so we should have a say in the decisions that will be made.”
By Christopher Cousins on Sept. 25, 2016, at 7 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.
A LIFE ABOARD
on Sept. 24, 2016, at 9:06 a.m.
To break the pattern of daily life we set off in search of a micro-adventure in Portland Harbor.
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 …
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 12:31 p.m.
A look at preventing one of the largest public health problems of this time.
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 11:44 a.m.
It’s clear why many schools opt to kick out kids like Jake. But in the long run, doing so may cost more and make communities less safe.
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 9:35 a.m.
There’s a good reason why the Fore Street development might not include a bunch of affordable housing
on Sept. 22, 2016, at 6:50 p.m.
Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. It’s fall, which means it’s time for my favorite odes to the season. (That second link contains some very salty language.) What we’re talking about A proposed $250 million development on the eastern waterfront might include one of the largest …
on Sept. 22, 2016, at 12:05 p.m.
Three dozen dead juvenile herring gulls were found at Deering Oaks Park over the past three weeks, and officials aren’t sure what killed them.
on Sept. 22, 2016, at 8:22 a.m.
By Troy R. Bennett on Sept. 21, 2016, at 6:47 p.m.
Portland’s original rockabilly revival band, King memphis, is celebrating 25 years together at shows this weekend both in town and out-of-state.
on Sept. 21, 2016, at 6:45 p.m.
Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Today we got another glimpse of how Portland could look in 10 years. What we’re talking about This morning developers unveiled their plans for a quarter-billion dollar project along the water on the East End. You can see renderings of …
BENNETT THERE DONE THAT
on Sept. 21, 2016, at 2:53 p.m.
Like a rare rockabilly 45 rpm record, the origins of King Memphis are enveloped in the scratchy crackle and hiss of times long gone.
By Laila Kearney, Reuters on Sept. 21, 2016, at 1:48 p.m.
The world’s oldest Roman Catholic bishop, who championed civil rights and encouraged women to take a more active role in the church, has died in New Jersey at age 104, church officials said Wednesday.
on Sept. 21, 2016, at 10:50 a.m.
Ten acres along Portland’s eastern waterfront would be built into an manicured neighborhood of residential buildings, shops and restaurants.
on Sept. 21, 2016, at 9:37 a.m.
Fat Knuckle Freddie
on Sept. 21, 2016, at 9:18 a.m.
Employees of Marine Spill Response Corporation on Sept. 9 asked the Department of Labor to provide income support and job training for the six Maine Responder crew members.
on Sept. 20, 2016, at 6:45 p.m.
Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Today: a restaurant that bans tips, layoffs, potential job losses and a new Clinton/Trump poll. What we’re talking about Kathleen Pierce lays out why a new Portland restaurant won’t ask diners for tips, but will charge them extra so the …
A LIFE ABOARD
on Sept. 20, 2016, at 1:38 p.m.
The decision to bring a pet aboard has been brewing for a long time and endured many months of careful contemplation before deciding to start our search.