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Maine-born and bred, collaborative artist Tim Rollins dies at 62 - Press Herald

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Maine-born and bred, collaborative artist Tim Rollins dies at 62
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“Everyone at the PMA was incredibly fond of Tim and deeply saddened by this loss,” the Portland Museum of Art said in a blog posted Thursday. News of his passing came from the Maureen Paley gallery in London and Lehmann Maupin, a New York art gallery

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South Portland council backs off action on short-term rentals - Press Herald

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South Portland council backs off action on short-term rentals
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South Portland is the latest U.S. city to wrestle with this issue, as has neighboring Portland. The council responded to complaints from residents who say the spread of short-term rentals, like those advertised on Airbnb.com and similar websites, is

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Portland's homeless endure record-breaking cold in emergency shelters - Press Herald

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Portland’s homeless endure record-breaking cold in emergency shelters
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I’m hoping I can get cleared to stay here.” Maine is in the grip of a record-breaking cold spell that is expected to last well into next week. Portland set a record Thursday with the coldest high temperature for the date – 8 degrees. The previous
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It's cold outside so get organized inside - WCSH-TV

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It’s cold outside so get organized inside
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PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — It’s the holiday season and with so many people staying home from work and school this week, preventing boredom can be a challenge. Not to mention, when it’s this cold out, who wants to go outside? Portland’s Dawna Hall

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South Portland wrestles with safety of Willard Beach stairs - Press Herald

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South Portland wrestles with safety of Willard Beach stairs
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“The city can’t walk away from it,” he said, adding South Portland is morally and fiscally obligated to fix the stairs and ramp. Beach erosion and a change in the contour of the landscape is a second problem at Willard Beach, but Morgan said both

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South Portland hotel, restaurants open near Maine Mall - Press Herald

South Portland hotel, restaurants open near Maine Mall
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The new restaurant owned by Jimmy Liang occupies space that formerly housed the Plaza 29 convenience store. Tuscan Table, at 390 Gorham Road, opened this month in a former Pizza Hut building in the Maine Mall parking lot. The bistro-style Italian

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Portland, Maine, gets new non-stop to Chicago O'Hare on American - WBIR-TV

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Portland, Maine, gets new non-stop to Chicago O’Hare on American
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The service will begin June 7, with American’s Envoy offering two daily round-trip flights on 70-seat Bombardier CRJ-700 regional jets. American’s Portland-Chicago schedule will be seasonal, running through Oct. 3. The expansion is the second for

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Portland, Maine, gets new non-stop to Chicago O'Hare on American - USA TODAY

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Portland, Maine, gets new non-stop to Chicago O’Hare on American
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American Airlines will connect Portland, Maine, to its hub at Chicago O’Hare. The service will begin June 7, with American’s Envoy offering two daily round-trip flights on 70-seat Bombardier CRJ-700 regional jets. American’s Portland-Chicago schedule

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Maine lawmakers optimistic that disagreements on marijuana bill can be resolved - Press Herald

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Maine lawmakers optimistic that disagreements on marijuana bill can be resolved
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LePage and other Republicans also didn’t want the Maine Department of Agriculture to regulate production and growing operations. They want it regulated by the Department of Administration and Financial Services, which includes the Bureau of Alcoholic

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Even for the hardy, Maine's 7-day forecast offers a chilly challenge - Press Herald

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Even for the hardy, Maine’s 7-day forecast offers a chilly challenge
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The normal high in Portland for that date is 34 degrees and the normal low is 16. The record high for the date is 57 in 1949, and the record low was 13 below zero in 1951. It will be even colder in the mountains of Maine. Curtis said the region between

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