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South Portland council bans unhosted short-term rentals in residential zones - Press Herald

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South Portland council bans unhosted short-term rentals in residential zones
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It was started by Margaret Birlem, who lives in Cape Elizabeth and operates a short-term rental in South Portland. The proposed ordinance will allow owner-occupied or “hosted home stays” throughout the city, but it will ban from all residential zones
South Portland Approves Regulations of Short-Term RentalsU.S. News & World Report

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Police, drug enforcement officers raid South Portland motel - Press Herald

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Police, drug enforcement officers raid South Portland motel
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… police presence may remain in that area as the investigation is ongoing.” Clark said additional information concerning the raid might not be available until late Tuesday or Wednesday morning. Scott Pelletier, a spokesman for the MDEA, said his
South Portland police, MDEA conduct ‘operation’ near motelWGME

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Boys' basketball: Windham knocks off defending state champions - Press Herald

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Boys’ basketball: Windham knocks off defending state champions
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The go-ahead basket came after Portland standout Terion Moss missed the front end of a 1-and-1 with 39.4 seconds left. As Windham advanced the ball, Gilman drove his defender off screens. “It was a great call by Coach. I couldn’t have picked a better

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Potholes Pose Problem in Portland, Maine - NECN

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Potholes Pose Problem in Portland, Maine
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Pothole season has arrived early in Portland, Maine, and city crews are bringing in outside contractors to help repair problem spots. “There’s only so many crews, and there’s a lot of potholes,” said Bill Patnaude, special projects manager at Portland

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Portland Consider Equipping Police With Body Cameras - Maine Public

Portland Consider Equipping Police With Body Cameras
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Twenty-five officers would be part of a pilot program supported by Portland Mayor Ethan Strimling. He says body cameras in other cities have benefited both the public and police. “There are two things that are really important,” Strimling says. “One is

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Maine project could lift status of US salmon farming - Chron.com

Maine project could lift status of US salmon farming
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Norwegian firm says its plan to build one of the largest inland salmon aquaculture facilities in the world in Maine could be a new model for the way the fish are farmed in America. Nordic Aquaculture wants to build a facility

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Backers: Project could improve salmon farming in Maine, US - San Francisco Chronicle

Backers: Project could improve salmon farming in Maine, US
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… produce more than 60 million tons of salmon per year. It would use land-based tanks. Salmon farmers in Maine and New Brunswick, Canada, rely heavily on a different model that raises fish in pens in the ocean. Maine’s combined salmon farms produced

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Maine students joining in national walkout to protest Florida shootings - Press Herald

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Maine students joining in national walkout to protest Florida shootings
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“So many people are just so angry about all the things that are going on politically, and most people don’t feel like there is something they can do to make a change,” said Tasha Hipple, a freshman at Casco Bay High School in Portland, who is
Maine schools to take part in walkout protesting gun violenceWMTW Portland

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Girls' basketball: Gorham upsets No. 1 South Portland in AA South - Press Herald

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Girls’ basketball: Gorham upsets No. 1 South Portland in AA South
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Gorham hit 15-of-23 foul shots in the final minutes to hold off the Riots, who finish with a 18-2 record. The Rams, who scored the game’s first 15 points in their quarterfinal win against Maine Girls’ Academy, came out fast and never let up in the

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Workers' comp losses expected to decline 12% in Maine - Press Herald

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Workers’ comp losses expected to decline 12% in Maine
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The cost of workers’ compensation insurance claims in Maine is expected to decline by double digits in the coming year, the state’s top insurance regulator said. Maine Superintendent of Insurance Eric Cioppa said he has approved a 12 percent average

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