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Portland woman details family friend's financial exploitation - WMTW Portland

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Portland woman details family friend’s financial exploitation
WMTW Portland
‘And he said, ‘Well if he did, he would’ve asked me to help you.'” Bruce Chase was a friend at the time of her husband’s death in 2008. In the months following his death, Chase convinced the Portland woman to sign over power of attorney, giving him
Former Maine drug investigator sentenced to 60 days in jail for ‘reprehensible Bangor Daily News
Former police officer sentenced for theftWCSH-TV
Former Portland officer sentenced for theftChron.com
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James Beard Award finalists: Miyake - WGME

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James Beard Award finalists: Miyake
WGME
When Miyake was 21, he moved to New York City with his wife and baby girl. Then eight years ago, he decided to move to Maine, bought a piece of land, and wanted the simple life for his family. But the simple life didn’t last long after opening his

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Former police officer sentenced for theft - WCSH-TV

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Former police officer sentenced for theft
WCSH-TV
PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A former police officer pleaded guilty to theft and misuse of entrusted property Friday. He was sentenced to 60 days in jail. Bruce Chase was a Portland police officer for 18 years. He retired as a sergeant in good …
Portland woman details family friend’s financial exploitationWCVB Boston
Former veteran Portland, Maine officer sentenced to jail for thefts from Greenfield Daily Reporter
Former Maine drug investigator sentenced to 60 days in jail for ‘reprehensible Bangor Daily News

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Group wants Portland to extend metered parking hours - WMTW Portland

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Group wants Portland to extend metered parking hours
WMTW Portland
I can’t have my employees rush out in the middle of their shift to move their car,” said Marie Stewart Harmon, manager of Lisa Marie’s Made in Maine. The city currently makes more than $4.5 million a year from parking meters and garages, which goes to

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Group proposes extending metered parking hours in Portland - WGME

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Group proposes extending metered parking hours in Portland
WGME
PORTLAND (WGME) — The Portland Maine Bicycle/Pedestrian Advisory Committee has proposed extending metered parking hours in Portland from 6 pm to 9 pm. The group says some of the extra revenue would be used to make the area more …

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Monday, May 4: Main Streets and Back Roads: Portland, Maine - WCVB Boston

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Monday, May 4: Main Streets and Back Roads: Portland, Maine
WCVB Boston
A big city in a small skin – that’s how one resident describes Portland, Maine. How does Shayna Seymour describe it: as a place for visitors with hearty appetites for food, culture and quirk. Tonight Shayna discovers donuts made with mashed potatoes

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New England's cod fishing cutbacks take effect - Hilton Head Island Packet

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New England’s cod fishing cutbacks take effect
Hilton Head Island Packet
PORTLAND, Maine — A deep cut to the amount of cod New England fisherman can catch went into effect on Friday, as regulators try to save the struggling industry. Federal regulators reduced the Gulf of Maine cod catch limit from 1,550 to 386 metric tons
Feds giving New England fishermen $2.3M in disaster moneyWGME

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New England's cod fishing cutbacks take effect - The Olympian

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New England’s cod fishing cutbacks take effect
The Olympian
PORTLAND, Maine — A deep cut to the amount of cod New England fisherman can catch went into effect on Friday, as regulators try to save the struggling industry. Federal regulators reduced the Gulf of Maine cod catch limit from 1,550 to 386 metric tons
Feds giving New England fishermen $2.3M in disaster moneyWGME
New England cod quota cut goes into effect on FridayWCSH-TV

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South Portland elevated walkway: A bridge too costly? - Bangor Daily News

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South Portland elevated walkway: A bridge too costly?
Bangor Daily News
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — The city will weigh the feasibility and cost of constructing a pedestrian bridge over the intersection of the Casco Bay Bridge, Waterman Drive and Broadway. Drafting of the Mill Creek Master Plan, which aims to resuscitate the …

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Nova Scotia offers more subsidies for Nova Star ferry - Foster's Daily Democrat

Nova Scotia offers more subsidies for Nova Star ferry
Foster’s Daily Democrat
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Nova Scotia government is committed to spending another $13 million this season on the ferry service between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. The Nova Star will start its second season on June 1 in better shape …

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