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Portland, Maine is located in Cumberland County. Zip codes in Portland, ME include 04109, 04122, and 04124. The median home price in Portland is $264,900. More Portland information.

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Here's The Hard Work That Goes Into Catching Your Lobster

Lobster boat captain Craig Stewart and sternman Tim Lovett start work before sunrise and haul traps for hours on end.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Coast Guard assists Canadian fishing crew after vessel begins taking on water off Maine coast

Coast Guard rescue crews assisted a Canadian-flagged fishing vessel early Friday morning after it began taking on water near Chandler Bay.

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Capital Weekly

Drawing on the Surface' at CRAFT

CRAFT Gallery will open a group show Friday, Sept. 5, with work by four potters and two fiber artists who illustrate the intimate connection between drawing, painting, printmaking and craft media - how they relate and support each other and give the inanimate object personality and meaning.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Mainers at odds over Common Core standards

Maine is one of 43 states that has adopted the national Common Core standards. WMTW News 8's Paul Merrill reports.

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Bangor Daily News

Portland set to name interim city manager

Deputy City Manager Sheila Hill-Christian awaits only a Wednesday, Sept. 3 City Council vote to be named acting city manager.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Labor Day weekend turns to leisure

WMTW News 8's David Charns reports on busy pools, beaches and roads in York County as people take advantage of the Labor Day weekend.

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Art Daily

Portland Museum of Art launches new and enhanced website

The Portland Museum of Art announced the launch of the museum's new website and online presence, PortlandMuseum.org .

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Saturday morning headlines from WMTW News 8

HELLO AND WELCOME BACK TO NEWS 8 NOW, I'M STEVE MINICH IF YOU BOUGHT LOCAL BEEF FROM MAINE MEAT OR ROSEMONT MARKET.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Crucial school year for controversial Common Core standards in Maine

As students head back to school, WMTW News 8 has been taking a closer look at Common Core education standards and how those standards are being implemented.

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Examiner.com

Cycling Vacations in US and Europe

From Bend to Bordeaux, Trek Travel, a leader in personalized cycling vacations, explores more worldwide destinations by bike in 2015.

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Bangor Daily News

A Portland man's tale of self discovery in Maine's 100 Mile Wilderness

A old friend of mine from childhood named Chris Poulos recently took a solo journey through the 100 Mile Wilderness.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Friday morning headlines from WMTW News 8

YOU ARE WATCHING NEWS 8 NOW, I'M MEGHAN TORJUSSEN. A FEMALE WESTBROOK POLICE OFFICER HAS FILED A NOTICE OF CLAIM WITH THE CITY, SAYING SHE WAS HARASSED AND BULLIED.

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Bangor Daily News

VIDEO: Hello Newman says goodbye

The wooden, beer-soaked floor bounced like a trampoline upstairs at Bull Feeney's under the weight of over a hundred dancers Thursday night while Hello Newman belted hits from the 90s one last time.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Cheryl Leeman for mayor?

I suspect we haven't seen the last of Cheryl Leeman, the Portland city councilor who's ending her three-decade run this year.

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PRLog US Entertainment

'Scenes from Maine' at Richard Boyd Art Gallery October 1 - 31

Richard Boyd Art Gallery, located on Peaks Island, opens the sixth annual exhibit of works depicting imagery from Maine on October 1, at 10:00 a.m. PRLog - Aug. 28, 2014 - PORTLAND, Maine -- "Scenes from Maine" showcases the diversity of subject matter in Maine which has long been a source of inspiration for artists.

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Bangor Daily News

"Sex At The DiscoUnderground Club Scene 1970-1980" by Veretta

Opening September 12, and running through September 28, The Kymara Gallery at Geno's Rock Club, presents Sex At The DiscoUnderground Club Scene, 1970-1980" - photography by Veretta Cobler, NYC-based fashion fine art photographer and author.

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SFGate

Woman charged with stealing $750,000 from employer

We have re-imagined our design in a bold new way. Before we roll it out for everyone, we are giving select readers an opportunity to try out the new design.

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WJBQ-FM Portland

Labor Day 2014 in Portland a " Whata s Open, Whata s Closed?

Old Port's retaurants and shops will be open for business on Labor Day, which is Monday, Sept.

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Capital Weekly

Portland | $1,150,000

Opportunity to own 2 adjacent cottages in quiet location on Great Diamond Is with 300' on City waterfront; 1 year-round cottage built in 2002 with 3 BRs, 1.5 baths & 1710 sf; 1 traditional seasonal cottage built in 1888 with 3 BRs, 1.5 baths & 1412 sf I am a Portland, Maine native with thirty years of full time residential and commercial real ... (more)

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Bangor Daily News

36 Preti Flaherty Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers 2015

Preti Flaherty announced today that three Preti Flaherty attorneys have been named 2015 Lawyers of the Year by the soon-to-be-released 2015 edition of Best Lawyers in AmericaA , a highly regarded directory of attorneys and law firms in the United States.

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