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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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1 hr ago | Insurance Journal West

Maine Woman Sues GM, Claims Burn From Heated Car Seat

A Maine woman who says she suffered a third-degree burn from a heated seat in Chevrolet Suburban has sued General Motors.

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This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

6 hrs ago | Travel World News

Luxury River Cruise Operator Haimark Enters Ocean Cruise Market with MS Saint Laurent

Haimark, the luxury river expedition company based in Denver, Colorado, is expanding into new waters.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

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2nd Annual DAM Golf Tourney to Honor Devon Allen Merritt a " 9/15/14

After being diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis, which developed into a rare lung disease, Devon Allen Merritt from Portland passed away March 29, 2013 at the age of 24. In his honor friends and family hold DAM Golf Tourney to fund scholarships for Portland High School graduates.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Portland tree planting marks sister city ties

Portland celebrated the 30th anniversary of its anniversary of its sister-city relationship with the Japanese city of Shinagawa by planting a cherry tree in Post Office Park on Monday.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Military surplus being used by Maine law enforcement

Maine law enforcement is getting surplus military equipment including armored vehicles, rifles and night-vision goggles.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Tuesday Evening headlines from WMTW News 8

YOU'RE WATCHING NEWS-8 NOW, I'M TRACY SABOL. AND, I'M STEVE MINICH. PORTLAND POLICE SAY THE BODY OF ROBERT KOTCH WAS FOUND IN THE PRESUMPSCOT RIVER NEAR THE RIVERSIDE GOLF COURSE THIS AFTERNOON.

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Bangor Daily News

Sprague's plans for a new Portland boatyard moving forward

Sprague on Tuesday said he hopes to complete his boat storage and repair facility at 100 West Commercial St. this year.

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National Fisherman

Last day at the races

The last race of the season on the Maine lobster boat racing circuit once again took place during Portland's MS Harborfest, which raises money for the Greater New England chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.

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Bangor Daily News

Portland still adding up Aug. 13 storm damage, might seek federal aid for cleanup

A car is parked in standing water in a lot in Portland's low-lying Bayside neighborhood Thursday, Aug. 14. The city was hit with more than six inches of rain during a record storm Aug. 13. PORTLAND, Maine - Cleanups and calculations continued Tuesday after the Aug. 13 storm that dumped more than 6 inches of rain on the city.

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Bangor Daily News

Portland is home to the 6th best restaurant in the country

Take a bow Central Provisions. You've only been open six months and Bon Appetit just declared you the sixth best bistro in the country .

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Bangor Daily News

Brothers release "Pyronaut," first album for undefinable Portland duo Caro Khan

Brothers TJ and Chris Whitmore spent most of their childhood moving around all over the world.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

8 Things You Need To Know For Tuesday, August 19

South Portland residents will vote on a marijuana referendum in November, officials are holding an incident response exercise in Gorham and overseas, an extension to a ceasefire between Israel and Hamas.

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Bangor Daily News

Portland woman found guilty of embezzling $300,000 from Chinese firm that wanted to buy paper mill

The Cumberland County jury on Friday found a Portland woman guilty of embezzling more than $300,000 from a Chinese firm that had sought to invest in a Baileyville paper mill in 2009.

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Tour Dates | Pink Talking Fish Fall Tour

Phish/Talking Heads/Pink Floyd tribute act Pink Talking Fish has announced a batch of fall tour dates.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Pot opinions shared in South Porland

WMTW NEWS 8'S DAVID CHARNS IS aLIVEa IN SOUTH PORTLAND WITH REACTION FROM BOTH SIDES.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

South Portland atheltic fields dry out from downpour

WMTW News 8 at 5PM's David Charns reports from Wainwright Recreation Complex in South Portland, which is still drying out from last week's storm.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Monday Evening headlines from WMTW News 8

C GF HELLO AND WELCOME BACK TO NEWS 8 NOW, I'M STEVE MINICH. AND I'M KATIE THOMPSON.

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Bangor Daily News

Police ask for public's help in finding Portland man

Robert Koch left his Riverside Street residence around 8:30 p.m. Friday and mentioned that he was going to Trolley Park at Forest Avenue and Riverside Street, according to Portland police Lt.

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Bangor Daily News

'It takes more than medicine to heal a child': Student musicians...

Tucker Pierce and Perrin Davidson jam together during one song. Both said they had a lot of fun during the set and that they would like to come play again in the future.

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Sunherald.com

Maine woman sues GM after suffering burn

Emma Verrill says in her suit filed in U.S. District Court in Portland, Maine, that GM failed to adequately test the rear seat heaters to prevent them from reaching "dangerously high temperatures that would burn human flesh."

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