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  1. Blizzard shuts down most South Portland businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    The blizzard shut down most businesses in South Portland as plows struggled to keep up with the snow. WMTW News 8's Jim Keithley reports.

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  2. Storm creating dangerous conditions in South PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    THANK YOU. WE ARE BROADCASTING HERE LIVE FROM WESTBROOK, BUT NOW WE'RE GOING OVER TO SOUTH PORTLAND WERE THE RUSH-HOUR WOULD NORMALLY BE IN FULL SWING, BUT FOR THE MOST PART, MOST THINGS ARE CLOSED.

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  3. All six Maine charter schools have waiting listsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Sun Journal

    ... "At my old school, I felt like I was surrounded by people who were not motivated to learn." Theo Dean of South Portland, a sophomore at Baxter, said being put more in charge of her education has helped her mature and learn in a way she believes will ...

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  4. Ruth M. Wright, 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    Ruth M. Wright, 94, passed away Jan. 23, 2015. She was born in Portland, ME on Dec. 3, 1920 to Frank and Mary Devine of South Portland, ME.

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  5. All six of Maine's charter schools have student waiting listsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... "At my old school, I felt like I was surrounded by people who were not motivated to learn." Theo Dean of South Portland, a sophomore at Baxter, said being put more in charge of her education has helped her mature and learn in a way she believes will ...

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  6. Brewer High School to host Survivor Witch Island fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... competitors. The teams will be doing so under the watchful eye of 2008 Survivor Gabon winner Bob Crowley of South Portland. "Bob is not just a state celebrity or national celebrity. He's known all over the world," said Rhonda Edgecomb, one of the ...

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  7. Maine Unemployment Rate 5.5 Percent in DecemberRead the original story

    Jan 26, 2015 | State of Maine

    ... and rim counties. The unemployment rate was below the statewide average in all three metro areas: Portland-South Portland-Biddeford (3.7 percent), Lewiston-Auburn (4.4 percent) and Bangor (4.6 percent). Due to annual benchmark revisions, release of ...

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  8. Veazie Senior Citizens' Bus Trip To the Boston Flower ShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    ... the bus. All meals will be at your own expense. The bus will leave Boston at approximately 4:30pm and stop in South Portland at the Cracker Barrel for dinner. The bus will leave the Veazie Community Center parking lot at 6:00am and return to Veazie ...

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  9. Helen B. McAuliffeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Herald Gazette

    ... five years. Left to cherish fond memories of their mother are Deacon John J. McAuliffe Jr. and wife Paula of South Portland; Kathleen Noonan and husband Timothy of Scarborough; Kevin McAuliffe, MD and wife Sandra Mercier, DMD of Jacksonville, Fla.; ...

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  10. John Joseph BuckleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    John Joseph Buckley, 92, a resident of the Maine Veterans Home in Scarborough since 2009, and formerly of South Portland passed away January 22, 2015 at Maine Medical Center. John was born August 2, 1922 in St. Stephen, New Brunswick, Canada and was a naturalized citizen of the United States.

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  11. Clean-up begins for weekend stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... HUSTLE TO MOVE THEIR CAR AHEAD OF TONIGHT'S PARKING BAN. WMTW NEWS 8'S PAUL MERRILL IS ACROSS THE BRIDGE IN SOUTH PORTLAND. PAUL, WHAT ARE THINGS LIKE OVER THERE? AS YOU CAN SEE HERE, THE ROADS ARE IN PRETTY GOOD SHAPE. THEY ARE MORE WET THAN ...

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  12. Snow brings outdoor fun, slippery roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... Cooks Corner. The road was closed for about an hour. One person was taken to the hospital, officials said. In South Portland, a crash near Cash Corner resulted in four people being taken to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries. A parking ...

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  13. Number of homeless students in South Portland schools hits all-time highRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    The number of homeless students in city schools has doubled in the past two years to 102, a figure that is unprecedented in South Portland history. In 1987, President Ronald Reagan enacted the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act .

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  14. With no apparent shortfall, LePage uses health and human services budget as agent of changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Commissioner Mary Mayhew speaks at the opening of the new regional home for state Department of Health and Human Services and Department of Labor offices in South Portland on Jan. 5. Buy Photo AUGUSTA, Maine - Despite accounting for about half of the governor's proposed $6.3 billion two-year spending plan - and including provisions that immediately sparked controversy two years ago - the new budget proposal for the Maine Department of Health and Human Services has earned few remarks in Augusta. That's partly because Gov. Paul LePage's budget proposal also includes a monumental shift in state tax policy .

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  15. Maine man settles lawsuit with Petco over rat-bite feverRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... Dominic Profenno Jr. sued the chain in April after saying he was twice bitten by a rat he bought at Petco's South Portland location. He says he contracted rat-bite fever, a rare disease, and was hospitalized for more than a month. Profenno said he ...

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  16. Foodstuffs: Sprinkling Seaweed Into The New Hampshire Food SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... and for plants, and for animals. In Maine last year, we had the very first-ever Maine Seaweed Festival in South Portland, where we just celebrated and educated participants in all the different varieties of seaweeds and their uses. We're planning on ...

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  17. WEX Inc. (WEX) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review - New Market Study PublishedRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    ... maintenance providers. It has operations in North America, Asia Pacific and Europe. WEX is headquartered in South Portland, Maine, the US. Full Report Details at - .. WEX Inc. Key ...

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  18. Kimberly Akimbo Comes to Maine's Mad Horse Theatre TonightRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... horse.com/box-office . For more information, call 207-747-4148. Mad Horse Theatre is located at 24 Mosher St, South Portland, ME 04106.

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  19. The BTS Center continues a 99-year-old tradition of Bangor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    South Portland, Maine. January 26-27, 2015. The BTS Center, mission successor to Bangor Theological Seminary, continues a century-old tradition of bringing together nationally recognized speakers to share ideas and perspectives on key religious questions of the day.

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  20. JPRA Architects Selects InterSpec Specification Services for...Read the original story

    Jan 21, 2015 | Emailwire.com

    Press Release Distribution Services -- South Portland, ME -- InterSpec Inc., the industry leading provider of construction specification software and specification writing services, is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Michigan-based JPRA Architects as lead specification consultants for their varying portfolio of large-scale retail and hospitality projects. With a wide breadth of knowledge and over 35 years of experience, JPRA Architects commands these design sectors with their array of planning, architecture, interior design, lease administration and environmental graphic services.

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