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South Portland affordable housing proposal gets mixed reviews - Press Herald

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South Portland affordable housing proposal gets mixed reviews
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Located near a highway connector to Interstate 295 and the Maine Turnpike, the site is zoned for residential and community uses. A Dunkin’ Donuts developer bought the property from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland for $731,025 in 2013 and tried

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False Maine tsunami alert unleashes wave of finger pointing - Press Herald

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False Maine tsunami alert unleashes wave of finger pointing
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Jeremy DaRos of Portland said the alert made him “jump” because he lives close to the water and was aware of a recent spate of small earthquakes that made the alert seem plausible. He realized the alert was a test after clicking on the push
Erroneous tsunami alert alarms coastal MaineBangor Daily News
National Weather Service: No East Coast tsunami warningCNBC
AccuWeather blames weather service for bogus tsunami warningWTOP
U.S. News & World Report
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Lawmakers face competing bills to criminalize female genital mutilation - Press Herald

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Lawmakers face competing bills to criminalize female genital mutilation
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If you ask me if I am hate motivated I will tell you I hate child abuse, that’s my focus.” But Sirocki did not denounce ACT for America. Maine Attorney General Janet Mills said Tuesday she didn’t believe a new law was need and that abuse of a child and

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Maine woman sent home from 'The Bachelor' - Bangor Daily News

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Maine woman sent home from ‘The Bachelor’
Bangor Daily News
South Portland’s Chelsea Roy has been sent home from ABC’s “The Bachelor.” Roy was initially cast as “ the villain” on the current season of the matchmaking reality show by TV critics before winning over some fans with her heartfelt comeback story. On
‘Bachelor’ contestant from South Portland sent homePress Herald

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Maine woman sent home from 'The Bachelor' - Bangor Daily News

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Maine woman sent home from ‘The Bachelor’
Bangor Daily News
South Portland’s Chelsea Roy has been sent home from ABC’s “The Bachelor.” Roy was initially cast as “ the villain” on the current season of the matchmaking reality show by TV critics before winning over some fans with her heartfelt comeback story. On
‘Bachelor’ contestant from South Portland sent homePress Herald

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Erroneous tsunami alert alarms coastal Maine - Bangor Daily News

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Erroneous tsunami alert alarms coastal Maine
Bangor Daily News
People who received the alert quickly flocked to Twitter, questioning the validity of a notice sent by the AccuWeather app with the text: “Severe Weather Alert: Tsunami Warning in effect for Portland, ME until 9:28 AM EST. Source: U.S. National Weather
National Weather Service: No East Coast tsunami warningCNBC
There is not a tsunami threat to MaineLewiston Sun Journal
Tsunami Warning Push Alerts Erroneously Sent Along East CoastNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
Sun Sentinel
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South Portland police investigating reported shots fired - Press Herald

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South Portland police investigating reported shots fired
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South Portland police are looking for the person who fired a gun Monday night near Pearl and Elm streets in the city’s Pleasantdale neighborhood. Neighbors reported the gunshots to police around 9:30 p.m. Officers who arrived to investigate found a
Shots fired in South Portland, property damagedWGME
Police: Gunshots fired at South Portland house, carWMTW Portland

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South Portland council votes tonight on short-term rental limits; court fight possible - Press Herald

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South Portland council votes tonight on short-term rental limits; court fight possible
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As Airbnb rentals skyrocket, Maine communities grapple with impact. Local & State. South Portland councilors move to ban ‘unhosted’ short-term rentals. Local & State. South Portland councilors move to ban ‘unhosted’ short-term rentals. Local & State

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Flu cases lead to surge in patients at Portland emergency rooms - Press Herald

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Flu cases lead to surge in patients at Portland emergency rooms
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“It’s already a tight situation with patient beds, but when you add the flu season to that, it makes a tight situation all that more difficult,” said Clay Holtzman, Maine Med’s director of communications and public affairs. Most of the patient rooms at

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