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Portland, Maine is located in Cumberland County. Zip codes in Portland, ME include 04109, 04122, and 04124. The median home price in Portland is $274,000. More Portland information.

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Country super star's new album includes song co-written by Donovan Woods

Sarnia native Donovan Woods is finding it hard to believe his song, Portland, Maine, is on Tim McGraw's new album.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Sing along with The Box Tiger at The Fire August 2nd

Portland, Maine indie rock group The Box Tiger released their debut full length album debut Set Fire last year, a follow-up to 2012's self titled EP.

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Bangor Daily News

'Angels from heaven': Wife thanks cops who saved husband's life during traffic stop

Janet Falconer said two police officers acted as guardian angels last weekend when they saved her husband's life after a traffic stop.

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Bangor Daily News

Portland's Lucky: Tattooing with a conscience

Lucky flips through some pictures of bad tattoos he's had to save with coverup jobs.

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Boston.com

The Google 'Mystery' Barge Is on the Move in Maine

A four-story structure rests on top of a barge in Portland Harbor, in Portland, Maine.

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Weekly Packet

Coast Guard calls off search in Penobscot Bay

A Coast Guard search for the source of a distress call sent from Eggemoggin Reach was called off around 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 30. -Channel 16 at Coast Guard Sector Northern New England in Portland, according to a press release.

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Bangor Daily News

"Green" Bud Kelly for guv'nah

Maine's gubernatorial race, a rather sleepy affair so far, just got a whole lot livelier with the recent announcement of a new write-in candidate: "Green" Bud Kelly.

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National Journal

How Massachusetts Is Fighting Back on the Supreme Court's Abortion Ruling

Massachusetts is not letting a Supreme Court decision get in the way of what the state sees as necessary protections for abortion clinics.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Apartment complex fire in Westbrook displaces more than 40 residents

More than 40 residents were displaced by a fire Wednesday evening at the Dolley Brook Condominiums on East Bridge Street, fire officials report.

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Bangor Daily News

Downeaster advisory group revised, layover facility moves forward

The agency that runs Amtrak Downeaster voted Monday to revise its Brunswick train barn advisory group, broadening the panel's scope and membership.

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Bangor Daily News

Mercy Yarmouth Primary Care welcomes Dr. Lowery to staff

With the continued high demand for primary care services, Mercy Health Care System of Maine has announced that John Lowery, DO, Ph.D., has been named the newest primary care physician at Mercy Yarmouth Primary Care.

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Bangor Daily News

Merrimack Mortgage opens new branch in Camden

Merrimack Mortgage Company, Inc is pleased to announce that they have opened a new office in Camden, Maine, NMLS 1206948.

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SeacoastOnline

Harp orchestra plans performance of a lifetime

After many years of performing on the Seacoast, Regina Delaney and her New England Irish Harp Orchestra are traveling to Ireland for the performance of a lifetime.

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The Harbor Times Soup

Left Bank brings Strout to town

Continuing its 10th anniversary summer series, Left Bank Books will welcome Elizabeth Strout for a talk and signing Saturday, Aug. 9, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the First Church of Belfast, diagonally across Church Street from Left Bank Books.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Bangor-born researcher looks outside governments to solve looming global food crisis

Jonathan Foley, a Bangor native, said the state's natural beauty was part of what inspired his early interest in science and that the state is a leader in agricultural innovations.

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WFAA-TV Dallas

Player gets nearly $1M in Offerman bat attack case

A minor league baseball player hit by former major leaguer Jose Offerman in a 2007 baseball bat attack won nearly $1 million in a lawsuit on Tuesday, an attorney said.

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Bangor Daily News

Maine Heritage Policy Center honors DHHS Commissioner Mary Mayhew

Mary Mayhew, commissioner of the Department of Health and Human Services, smiles as the crowd applauds in Portland on Tuesday where she was honored by the state's pre-eminent conservative think tank, the Maine Heritage Policy Center.

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Bangor Daily News

Yarmouth council endorses commuter bus service to Portland

The service, proposed at a June meeting in Freeport , would be a morning and evening commuter run with stops in Falmouth, Cumberland, Yarmouth and Freeport.

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Bangor Daily News

Plan for Portland neighborhood includes historic district protection, new building codes

Combine five working groups, five goals, six vision statements, 13 principles and 14 critical actions, and the sum is the draft for creating a sustainable, mixed-use India Street neighborhood.

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Bangor Daily News

Third annual Dam Jam Festival brings big names, Maine bands alike to Oxford County

Denmark is a town of about 1,200 in Oxford County, about 6 miles from the Maine-New Hampshire border and about 35 miles north of Portland.

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