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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 $269,900. More Portland information.

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4 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Greater Portland Landmarks U.S. Custom House Tour

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 11:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesday, Sept.

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8 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

First Planned Parenthood protests expected since buffer zone repeal

The first protests since the city of Portland repealed the buffer zone at Planned Parenthood are expected on Friday.

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12 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

5 Things To Do This Weekend, July 11-13: Rock, roll, blues, brews, beaches and Moxie.

I mean, look at what you have to choose from, Bangor! You can start off easy on Friday, with a double bill at Tantrum with rockers Losing September at 7 p.m., and then local hip hop with Green Tank starting at 10 p.m.; there's also a free screening of "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" in Pickering Square at sundown, a dance party with DJ A Strange ... (more)

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Fighter jet flyover honors local hero

Thursday's flyover above South Portland honored Lt. Col. Eric Samuelson, who is retiring after a decorated 24-year military career.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Jets fly over Portland to honor retiring pilot

Three F-15 fighter jets flew over Portland and the area around the Jetport on Thursday afternoon to honor retiring Lt.

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Herald Gazette

Portland | $879,000

Stunning condo in the heart of the East End. Completely renovated with highest end finishes, featured in a national magazine.

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OregonLive.com

PSU Urban Sustainability Accelerator hosts new cities in Portland as kick-off for a year of work

Representatives from a dozen U.S. cities are gathering in Portland, Oregon, this week as part of a yearlong program with Portland State University's Urban Sustainability Accelerator that helps cities implement sustainability projects.

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National Fisherman

Rocket lobster

It's that time again. The time when Maine lobstermen forgo hauling traps for a day or two and steam to whatever harbor happens to be hosting a race that weekend.

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Bangor Daily News

South Portland city councilors give early approval to tar sands ban

The South Portland City Council listened to more than two hours of public comment from almost 70 residents, environmentalists, waterfront workers and oil industry representatives at the Community Center on Wednesday.

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Saveur.com

Saturday Morning Grocery Mile in Portland, Maine

When I fly back home to Portland, Maine, after some time away, I look down from the plane onto the beat-up fishing boats steaming in to this classic New England city's harbor, and I think: lobster and crab, striper and haddock, mussels and scallops, harvested just for me.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

South Portland City Council passes crude oil ordinance

The South Portland City Council passed an ordinance by a vote of 6-1 Wednesday night, banning the loading of crude oil onto ships in the city's port.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

TrekEarth

Life and Death

This shot was taken in Portland, Maine at the historic Western Cemetery, one of the city's oldest .

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Missing woman found safe and well in Waterford

Searchers found Ruth Brennan, 77, on Wednesday morning in the woods of Waterford.

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Bangor Daily News

Cancer survivor runs from Florida to Maine to share message of hope

Helene Neville, a nurse from Las Vegas, who is beating cancer, ran from Florida to Maine this month to honor those who have passed and promote a healthy lifestyle.

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Bangor Daily News

American Idol hopefuls line up in Portland

Zach Silk and Kayla Bannister belt out a song while waiting in line to audition for American Idol with hundreds of people on the Maine State Pier in Portland on Wednesday.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Volunteers asked to join search for missing woman

The Maine Warden Service is asking for more volunteers to help search for a missing 77-year-old woman in Waterford who has been missing since Monday.

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The Harbor Times Soup

Writing Workshop: Maine Romance Writers

The Carver Memorial Library Writers' Series will offer a writing workshop presented by two Maine romance writers on Thursday, July 10 at 6:30 pm.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Maine CDC warns of new mosquito disease

A WARNING FROM MAINE'S TOP HEALTH OFFICIALS ABOUT A NEW MOSQUITO- BORNE ILLNESS... AND YOU DON'T HAVE TO GO FAR TO FIND IT.

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Herald Gazette

Epic ballads, modern folk at Strand

American singer/songwriter and musician Anais Mitchell, described as the queen of modern folk music, will present her current "Child Ballads" release and tour, an award-winning collection of epic old Celtic and British Isles ballads, in collaboration with Jefferson Hamer Saturday, July 19, at 7:30 p.m. at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. Opening ... (more)

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TCA: NatGeo Documentary Looks At September 10, 2001

National Geographic Chanel announced this afternoon it will re-trace the day before the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center and Pentagon - or what it calls, "the last day of innocence," in a two hour documentary premiering Sunday, September 7, called 9/10: The Final Hours.

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