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Portland’s hand cream king

on March 13, 2017, at 5:16 p.m.
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Florida trio arrested in Maine as part of alleged credit card fraud ring

By Beth Brogan on March 13, 2017, at 1:01 p.m.
Police say the men are linked to multiple “cells” stealing credit and debit card information from hundreds of Mainers.
Defense attorney Daniel Lilley of Portland talks with reporters outside the Washington County Judicial Center in December after a jury found his client Matthew Davis guilty on two counts of murder.

‘Lion of the bar’ Dan Lilley dies in Portland at the age of 79

By Judy Harrison on March 13, 2017, at 8:21 a.m.
Lilley’s most recent high-profile case involved defending the business partner of Alexis Wright in the Kennebunk Zumba case.

Portland’s hand cream king

By Troy R. Bennett on March 13, 2017, at 6:07 a.m.
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How a Portland druggist built an empire on hand cream

on March 13, 2017, at 5:30 a.m.
Aurelius Hinds’ legacy includes a grave in Evergreen Cemetery, a couple of old factories in Portland and an obscure, Mexican skin cream label — not to mention a 90-year-old Boy Scout camp built on ladies’ hand cream.
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Blaze maintenance man Robert McClure tries to keep on top of the falling snow so there's a clear path to the business in Bangor, Feb. 13, 2017.

Winter storm on track to dump a foot of snow across Maine this week

By Dawn Gagnon on March 12, 2017, at 3:18 p.m.
A snowstorm could drop nearly a foot of snow as it passes over Maine Tuesday and into Wednesday.
Alan Lapoint, new owner of D.L. Geary Brewing Co. wants to "preserve the core and strong customer base" at Maine's first craft brewery.

Old Port pub owners boycotting Geary’s over new ownership, layoffs

By Kathleen Pierce on March 10, 2017, at 7:04 p.m.
Alan Lapoint, a Freeport businessman and new owner of D.L. Geary Brewing Co., laid off two employees Thursday — longtime brewer Larry Hudson and a bottle supervisor.
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Freeport business exec shakes up Portland’s craft beer scene

on March 10, 2017, at 7:03 p.m.
Maine U.S. attorney Thomas Delahanty will leave his position effective Saturday, after U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions asked for the resignation of 46 Obama appointees.

Maine’s Delahanty among 46 Obama-appointed U.S. attorneys ousted by Trump

By Staff and wire reports on March 10, 2017, at 5:45 p.m.
Maine’s Thomas Delahanty is among the remaining chief federal prosecutors appointed by former President Barack Obama who were asked to resign on Friday.

Raymond man crashes into bus while it was dropping off students

By Nok-Noi Ricker on March 10, 2017, at 9:01 a.m.
No children were injured in the crash.
A Canada lynx sits in an enclosure in October 2013 at the Maine Wildlife Park in Gray. Falmouth police believe a large cat like a lynx may be responsible for a dog's disappearance.

A dog went missing in Falmouth. Police suspect a big cat.

By CBS 13 on March 10, 2017, at 8:59 a.m.
Falmouth police issued a warning to pet owners Thursday afternoon.
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Don’t eat this cheese

on March 09, 2017, at 6:45 p.m.
A customer exits a Whole Foods Market in New York City. A brand of cheese sold by the company at its Portland location are being recalled.

Whole Foods is recalling cheeses sold in Portland store over possible contamination

By Dawn Gagnon on March 09, 2017, at 5:41 p.m.
Vulto Creamery’s soft wash-rind raw milk cheeses are at risk of contamination of Listeria monocytogenes — an organism that can cause fatal infections in some people.
Gov. Paul LePage addresses the chamber during the 2017 State of the State address at the State House in Augusta in February.

LePage: People who want government aid must work

By Christopher Cousins on March 08, 2017, at 8:32 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage said at a town hall meeting Wednesday night that anyone who receives welfare, including subsidized health care, should be required to work.
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$11 boozy milkshakes, anyone?

on March 08, 2017, at 6:35 p.m.
Nicholas Perry

Bonny Eagle coach admits to prior relationship with cheerleader when they were both students

By CBS 13 on March 08, 2017, at 4:01 p.m.
Former Bonny Eagle High School cheerleading coach Nicholas Perry entered no plea to gross sexual assault and unlawful sexual contact Wednesday.

Dancer climbs on man, pretends to vomit at Portland City Council meeting

By CBS 13 on March 08, 2017, at 11:51 a.m.
A dance performance artist put on quite a show during the Portland City Council meeting Monday night.
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City Council meetings are getting weird

on March 07, 2017, at 6:43 p.m.
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Hilda Wiley (right), of Brunswick, and her daughter, Simone Wiley, 9, stand together during the Women's March on Maine outside the Burton M. Cross building at the Maine State House in Augusta on Jan. 21.

Why I’m not participating in the women’s strike

By Cara Courchesne on March 07, 2017, at 4:15 p.m.
I want a movement that lends a voice and enables participation for everyone, not just (mostly) white professional women who can take a vacation day.
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Michelle Robbins (center) cheers during the Women's March on Maine outside the Burton M. Cross building at the Maine State House in Augusta on Jan. 21.

What you need to know about Wednesday’s women’s strike

By Kathleen Pierce on March 07, 2017, at 4:02 p.m.
Organizers of The Women’s March on Washington have called for a national women’s strike for Wednesday, corresponding with International Women’s Day.