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Dodge Neon clocked at 146 mph on I-95, Maine police say - Press Herald

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Dodge Neon clocked at 146 mph on I-95, Maine police say
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PITTSFIELD — A Manchester man was arrested Wednesday for driving 146 mph on Interstate 95 near Pittsfield, Maine State Police said. Tyler Barrows, 18, was charged with criminal speeding, a Class E misdemeanor punishable by up to six months in jail …

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Committee to Consider Plans to Relieve Portland's Housing Crunch - MainePublic.org

Committee to Consider Plans to Relieve Portland’s Housing Crunch
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PORTLAND, Maine – As Portland’s City Council considers new policies aimed at relieving the city’s housing crunch, one set of ideas proposed by Mayor Ethan Strimling may be falling off the table, including rent control. A month ago, Strimling proposed …

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Recovery community in Greater Portland hit hard by overdose death - Press Herald

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Recovery community in Greater Portland hit hard by overdose death
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“My brother, who has been doing amazingly well in his recovery, died alone in his apartment in Portland overnight,” Higgins wrote. “He recently celebrated his one-year sobriety. Believe me when I tell you it only takes ONE TIME relapsing to lose your life.

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3 water main breaks affecting morning commute - WMTW Portland

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3 water main breaks affecting morning commute
WMTW Portland
The first break was reported just outside the Racket and Fitness Center on Congress Street around 11:40 p.m. Tuesday on the Portland-Westbrook line. Officials with the Portland Fire Department said the break affects Westbrook water, not Portland water.
Repair crews to continue work Wednesday on broken water mainPress Herald

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Repair crews to continue work Wednesday on broken water main - Press Herald

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Repair crews to continue work Wednesday on broken water main
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The Portland Water District will return Wednesday morning to continue repairs after a significant water main break in Gorham that resulted in low water pressure for consumers in several communities, including Portland and South Portland, for part of
2 water main breaks affecting morning commuteWMTW Portland

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Another right whale is found dead off Maine coast - Press Herald

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Another right whale is found dead off Maine coast
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On Saturday, the same day that Maine Marine Patrol and Coast Guard crews were towing the 43-foot-long whale into Portland Harbor, a second, badly decomposed right whale was reported about 8 miles off Mount Desert Rock south of Mount Desert Island.
NOAA tries to track fishing gear that killed rare whaleWMUR Manchester
Spate of whale entanglements could inform regulationsU.S. News & World Report
NOAA to Try to Track Gear That Killed Rare WhaleMaine Public Broadcasting

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13 Authentic Eateries In South Portland, Maine - The Exception Magazine

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13 Authentic Eateries In South Portland, Maine
The Exception Magazine
Seeking new food experiences? Why not try South Portland, Maine? The common cuisine in South Portland, Maine has become more eatable. This could maybe be due to more comfort foods on the menu. Yet despite this, too many critics have not given small …

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Poll shows strong voter support for Maine transportation bonds - Press Herald

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Poll shows strong voter support for Maine transportation bonds
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A majority of Maine voters favor issuing $100 million in bonds to improve transportation infrastructure, according to a new Portland Press Herald poll. About 66 percent of likely voters said they would vote yes on Question 6 on the November ballot

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Portland food lab opens tasting room - Bangor Daily News

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Portland food lab opens tasting room
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PORTLAND, Maine — Blueberry olive oil gelato made before your eyes. Fresh-pressed almond milk. Pumpkin ale-infused brownies. It’s a food show every day at Fork Food Lab, and starting this week you can grab a forkful. The tasting room in Portland’s new …

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Norwegian man pleads guilty to threatening Maine police - New York Daily News

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Norwegian man pleads guilty to threatening Maine police
New York Daily News
PORTLAND, Maine — A Norwegian man charged with making threats against Maine police has pleaded guilty in federal court. Twenty-eight-year-old Espen Brungodt, of Bergen, Norway, pleaded guilty to making threatening interstate communications.

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