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This shot was taken in Portland, Maine at the historic Western Cemetery, one of the city's oldest .
Searchers found Ruth Brennan, 77, on Wednesday morning in the woods of Waterford.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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)
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.
Hollywood Casino in Bangor is unveiling its new restaurant, Celebrity Bar & Grill, a sit-down eatery scheduled to open to the public on Wednesday, July 9. The restaurant will feature an American bar-and-grill atmosphere and menu, including burgers, sandwiches, wings, appetizers, seafood, steak and pasta entrees.
Environmentalists in Maine worry that oil execs want to ship tar sands oil from Canada to the East Coast.
Beer Camp Across America: Sierra Nevada's transcontinental beer festival includes a special mix pack, local tap takeovers, but no stop in Beervana... Beer Camp Across America: Sierra Nevada's traveling beer festival includes a 10-bottle, 2-can mix pack and three Portland tap takeovers, but the festival won't stop in Beervana... Beer Camp Across ... (more)
Cory Tracy rolls his wheelchair to Congress Square Park and parks at his customary spot against a monolithic black utilities box.
Four supporters of independent Eliot Cutler's bid for governor filed a suit Monday in U.S. District Court over what they argue are inequities in Maine campaign finance laws.
Anti-abortion activist Donna Hebert chats with Cha Cha Canady on Congress Street on June 27 at the edge of the buffer zone created around the entrance across the street to Planned Parenthood of New England.
The buffer zone could be rescinded after last week's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court.
A unique racquet sport combining elements of tennis, badminton, and table tennis, pickleball has quickly become one of the fastest growing sports in the nation, according to the U.S.A. Pickleball Association .
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Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 12:44 am
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