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Legislature sends $150 million in bonds to Maine voters - Press Herald

Legislature sends $150 million in bonds to Maine voters
Press Herald
It would also provide $24 million for developments such as the proposed rail extension on the Portland waterfront to connect the International Marine Terminal with Eimskip, the Icelandic container shipping company. The transportation bond was pushed by
Legislature passes bonds and Riverview planWCSH-TV
Maine lawmakers OK prison mental health unit billCentre Daily Times
Legislature approves $150 million bond package; voters will decide in NovemberBangor Daily News
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Maine Preservation names state's most endangered properties - Press Herald

Maine Preservation names state's most endangered properties
Press Herald
PORTLANDMaine Preservation on Thursday announced its 16th annual list of most endangered historic properties across the state. click image to enlarge. Stackpole Bridge on Simpson Road in Saco is on a list of Maine's most endangered historic
Maine Preservation Releases 'Most Endangered' Properties ListMPBN News

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Portland, Me.: Locavore in Menu and Décor - New York Times

Portland, Me.: Locavore in Menu and Décor
New York Times
It's hardly a secret that Portland, Me., is a food-lover's paradise. Stroll down the sloping streets and cobbled lanes in the heart of this small maritime city, and you can't miss the evidence: bakeries fragrant with just-baked sour cherry pies; indie

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Maine tidal power company gets nearly $5 million in grants - Press Herald

Maine tidal power company gets nearly $5 million in grants
Press Herald
PORTLAND – The Ocean Renewable Power Co. in Portland has won two Department of Energy grants for a total of nearly $5 million to help it further develop its tidal power technology. Ocean Renewable Power became the first company to connect tidal
Maine tidal power company awarded $5 million in federal grant moneyBangor Daily News

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Despite failing grade from Maine school rating system, South Portland school ... - Bangor Daily News

Despite failing grade from Maine school rating system, South Portland school
Bangor Daily News
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Hallways at James O. Kaler Elementary School were lively Wednesday afternoon, five days ahead of the arrival of students for a new school year on South Kelsey Street. A new security system was installed, teachers were
'Failed' South Portland school confident about turnaroundThe Forecaster

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Woman fatally shot, man wounded in Belfast - Press Herald

Woman fatally shot, man wounded in Belfast
Press Herald
Maine State Police could not be immediately reached to confirm the report. The shooting that was reported at about 11 p.m. Wednesday. The suspect was identified as 44-year-old Todd Gilday of Belfast. He was described as about 5-foot-9 and weighs about
Woman killed, man charged with murder in BelfastWGME

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Cooking Channel to film Portland food trucks this weekend - Bangor Daily News

Cooking Channel to film Portland food trucks this weekend
Bangor Daily News
PORTLAND, Maine — Cooking Channel film crews will be hitting the city streets starting Sunday to feature Portland's food trucks. The call from producers came in three weeks ago. “We are thinking of coming to Portland, can you tell us what your story is?

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Portland Press Herald, Maine, Making Noise column - MENAFN.COM

Portland Press Herald, Maine, Making Noise column
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Aug 29, 2013 (Menafn – Portland Press Herald – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX) –The Box Tiger is a band with dual nationality. Three of the members live in Toronto, Canada, and one of them lives right here in Portland. So they are

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Handling of St. Joseph's discharges criticized - Press Herald

Handling of St. Joseph's discharges criticized
Press Herald
Rolfe is one of several family members of St. Joseph's residents who contacted the Portland Press Herald to express disappointment and anger about the way the facility is handling the discharge of their loved ones. State officials The situation at

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Maine tackles the rising cost of health care - Press Herald

Maine tackles the rising cost of health care
Press Herald
In this December 2012 file photo, Peggy Akers, a nurse practioner who volunteers at the India Street Public Health Clinic in Portland, examines Charles Lafland during a physical exam at the clinic. States have begun tackling an issue that has vexed

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