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South Portland councilors offer mixed messages on 42-unit affordable housing proposal - Press Herald

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South Portland councilors offer mixed messages on 42-unit affordable housing proposal
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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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Maine hybrid, electric car drivers fume about proposed tax - Press Herald

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Maine hybrid, electric car drivers fume about proposed tax
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The Maine Department of Transportation, which wrote the bill, argues fees on hybrid and electric vehicles will ensure owners pay a fair share of the state’s chronically underfunded budget for road and bridge projects since they pay less in gas tax

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Gronk brings big spike, big donation to Maine children's hospital - Bangor Daily News

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Gronk brings big spike, big donation to Maine children’s hospital
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PORTLAND, Maine — New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski and his family have donated $25,000 to a Maine children’s hospital. Gronkowski gave kids at The Barbara Children’s Bush Hospital in Portland a lesson on how to spike a football Tuesday
Rob Gronkowski pays a visit to hospital in MaineBoston Herald
Patriots player Gronkowski gives $25000 to kids’ hospitalWashington Post
Gronk delivering giant checks to three New England hospitals247Sports

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Avesta wants to build 40 affordable apartments for seniors in Portland - Press Herald

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Avesta wants to build 40 affordable apartments for seniors in Portland
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Avesta will apply to the Maine State Housing Authority for low-income housing tax credits, which require a 30-year commitment to meeting the low-income guidelines. “What we see happening is submitting for financing in early fall,” Payne said. “We hope

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Maine will relocate to Westbrook - Press Herald

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southern Maine will relocate to Westbrook
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Wright said the new office will also provide more parking and reduce costs. The idea of working in downtown Westbrook was also attractive, she said. “We think it’s a community on the rise,” Wright said. Big Brothers Big Sisters works with more than 500

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Maine SBDC advised 1400 entrepreneurs in 2017 - Press Herald

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Maine SBDC advised 1400 entrepreneurs in 2017
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Return on investment for Maine SBDC is evaluated annually through an independent study of the program conducted at Mississippi State University. Its most recent report indicated that for every dollar invested, $4.16 was returned in incremental tax

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Maine native walks away from frightening luge crash at Olympics - Press Herald

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Maine native walks away from frightening luge crash at Olympics
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Sweeney was born in Portland and attended school in Falmouth before her family moved to Suffield, Connecticut. Her maternal grandparents ran O’Donal’s Nursery in Gorham for decades and still live in the area. Monday marked the eighth anniversary of the

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The Maine Cannabis Report Live – Medical Marijuana - Press Herald

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The Maine Cannabis Report Live – Medical Marijuana
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The Maine Cannabis Report Live – Medical Marijuana. Join our free discussion at the Westin Portland Harborview on Thursday, Mar. 15 at 9:00 a.m.. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print. Read Article. Join staff reporter Penelope Overton and an

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Maine Olympic hopefuls: Emily Sweeney crashes in final luge run. See video - Press Herald

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Maine Olympic hopefuls: Emily Sweeney crashes in final luge run. See video
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Sue Sweeney, center, the mother of Emily Sweeney of the United States, cries out as her daughter crashes on the final run during the women’s luge final Tuesday. Associated Press/Wong Maye-E. Emily Sweeney’s Olympic debut ended with a crash Tuesday in

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Maine's once forgotten original state flag is making a comeback - Bangor Daily News

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Maine’s once forgotten original state flag is making a comeback
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PORTLAND, Maine — In 1901, Maine adopted its first official state flag. It featured a white pine tree and a blue north star set on a plain, buff background. The banner was unique, unlike any other flag in the world. Seven years later, the legislature

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