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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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2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

Father and daughter airmen stay close in Afghanistan

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Kimberly Buzzell and Tech. Sgt. John Trujillo, pose for a photograph at Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, July 1, 2014.

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6 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

Langlais exhibit, Art Trail open

The Colby College Museum of Art, in partnership with the Kohler Foundation Inc., has gifted a vast trove of artworks by Bernard Langlais to more than 50 institutions in communities across the state of Maine.

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10 hrs ago | Concord Monitor

Kittery, Maine, is no longer gritty, but a happening place these days

The crowd waiting for a table at Black Birch restaurant in Kittery, Maine, spills out onto the street on a warm summer evening.

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15 hrs ago | Times Herald

Graduation: Ainslee Flavell

Following graduation, Ainslee moved to Portland, ME where she is now pursuing a 1 year residency program for an Advanced Education in General Dentistry certificate at Community Dental through Maine Medical Center and Tufts University.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

"Latino Festival" raises money for hispanic ministry

The festival was held in the parking lot of the Sacred Heart Church, to raise money for the church's capital campaign.

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The Motley Fool

How to Deal With Higher Rent

Just recently, I found myself being a bit unhappy with my living situation. Sure, my monthly rent was low considering the alternatives, but I had very little space, and the area certainly left a bit to be desired.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Saturday headlines from WMTW News 8

YOU ARE WATCHING NEWS 8 NOW. I'M NORM KARKOS. SCARBOROUGH POLICE ARE STILL SEARCHING THIS MORNING FOR A MAN AND A WOMAN, WHO HAVE BEEN SELLING EXPENSIVE JEWELRY AND COINS AT PORTLAND AND SOUTH PORTLAND PAWN SHOPS.

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USA Today

Next Round: Summer is the time for saison

Saison is a beer style that has centuries-old roots in the Belgium past but can quench the thirst of modern-day beer lovers.

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Environmental Law Prof Blog

On Tar Sands, My City Steps Up

For several years, all eyes have been on the proposed Keystone Pipeline. But Keystone isn't the only pipeline that could connect Canadian tar sands crude to a United States port.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Remembering Maine's deadliest plane crash, 70 years later

A military plane, piloted by Phillip Russell, of South Portland, crashed into a mobile home park on July 11, 1944 in what's now the Red Bank neighborhood.

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Bangor Daily News

Later date could make Brunswick's pricey high school graduation even more expensive

Since the 1990s, Brunswick High School graduation ceremonies have been staged at Bowdoin College, in an event that has become, for some, a beloved community celebration.

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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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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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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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Coastal Flood Warning for Cumberland County was issued at July 13 at 9:43PM EDT

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