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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 $294,900. More Portland information.

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3 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Portland celebrates arrival of Nova Star, restoration of ferry service to Nova Scotia

Dockworkers haul a bowline around a bollard as the Nova Star arrives in Portland for the first time on Thursday.

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6 hrs ago | National Fisherman

Some recognition, please

If you're doing everything right, isn't it a good idea to be able to show that to people? Justine Simon runs Salt & Sea, a community supported fishery in Portland, Maine.

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9 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

8 Things You Need To Know on Thursday, April 17

The new ferry that will connect Maine to Nova Scotia is arriving in Portland today, and two abandoned dogs are in need of a home.

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10 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

Despite probe, treasure hunter still raising cash

Treasure hunter Greg Brooks is wrestling with two court cases, angry investors and an expedition that hasn't produced anything more valuable than a box of rusty hatchets.

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14 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

Midcoast art shows

The annual "Portland Show" at that city's Greenhut Galleries, an invitational group show around the theme of Portland, is up through Saturday, April 26, and includes work by several Midcoast artists including Alison Rector of Monroe, whose new "Washingotn Street Faux Pas" is pictured.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Portland Jetport has busy month

THIS NEWS COMES ON THE HEELS OF LOWER-THAN- EXPECTED NUMBERS FROM JANUARY AND FEBRUARY WHEN CHALLENGING aWEATHERa KEPT FLIGHTS TO A MINIMUM.

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KHGI

Child welfare expert in disturbance case on leave

A child welfare expert accused of exposing himself to teenage girls in Lincoln has been placed on sick leave from his job.

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Herald Gazette

CMCA announces - Biennial' artists

The Center for Maine Contemporary Art has announced the 28 artists whose work will be included in the 2014 "CMCA Biennial" exhibition.

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Kennebec Journal

Ex-Maine State Police chief pleads not guilty to child sex assault charges

The judge allows 73-year-old Andrew Demers Jr., who served 26 years with the state police, to remain free on $5,000 bail he posted after his arrest March 17. A former Maine State Police chief accused of sexually assaulting a 4-year-old relative pleaded not guilty to a pair of felony charges Wednesday at the Cumberland County Courthouse in Portland.

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National Public Radio

New Deal Treasure: Government Searches For Long Lost Art

After that, the painting was lost until 2003. John Sloan's Fourteenth Street at Sixth Avenue hung in the office of Sen. Royal Copeland until his death in 1938.

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Herald Gazette

Camden Hills band earns Gold

On April 8, the Camden Hills Regional High School Concert Band, under the direction of Nancy Rowe, participated in the Maine Band Directors Association Concert Band Festival at Scarborough High School.

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Kennebec Journal

WMTW to move from downtown Portland to Westbrook

Television station WMTW will move from downtown Portland to Westbrook in the fall, according to a news release from the channel 8 news station's owner.

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Kennebec Journal

Mercedes-driving Portland man charged with crack trafficking

Police have charged a 21-year-old Portland man, Ian "Night" Nono, with trafficking crack cocaine throughout greater Portland from his Mercedes sport utility vehicle.

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Capital Weekly

The Thinking Heart' makes a return

In honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day, Camden Public Library will host a free performance of "The Thinking Heart: The Life & Loves of Etty Hillesum" Sunday, April 27, at 2:00 p.m. "The Thinking Heart" is based on the life and writings of Etty Hillesum, a Dutch woman who died in Auschwitz on Nov. 30, 1943, at the age of 29. She left behind a ... (more)

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SeacoastOnline

Mark Ventresca

Born Feb. 15, 1955, in Portland, Maine, he was a son of the late Marco and Estelle Ventresca.

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Bangor Daily News

Yarmouth eyes first property tax rate cut in decades, but sewer fees will likely soak up savings

Yarmouth residents could see the property tax rate decrease by about 1.5 percent in fiscal 2015, the first property tax reduction in decades.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Cape Elizabeth bans smoking in Fort Williams Park

The Cape Elizabeth Town Council voted 6-1 Monday night to ban smoking and tobacco products from the popular seaside park, home to the iconic lighthouse.

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The Chronicle Herald

New ferry Nova Star arrives in Yarmouth

Students brave heavy winds as they wait for the arrival of the new passenger ferry Nova Star in Yarmouth on Tuesday.

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Kennebec Journal

Cutler cites Skowhegan economic growth on campaign stop

ECONOMY: Independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler displays a graph that illustrates Maine's lack of economic growth during a campaign stop Tuesday in Skowhegan.

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Bangor Daily News

Living Stations of the Cross in Spanish in Portland

PORTLAND, Maine - Living Stations of the Cross will be presented outside and spoken in Spanish at 3 p.m. Good Friday, April 18, at Sacred Heart/St.

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