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Pope Francis has named the Most Rev. Robert Deeley to be the next bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland.
WMTW News 8's Paul Merrill reports on how a plow truck driver and a taxi driver managed amid the snowstorm in Portland and Biddeford on Tuesday.
Catholic school students from around the state are visiting nursing and retirement homes to provide Christmas entertainment.
Mainers were still dealing with the remnants of Sunday's storm as another one came rolling in, as WMTW News 8's Paul Merrill reports.
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This updated map, turned in to the city of Portland by Forefront Partners LLP and Carroll Associates Landscape Architects, depicts how developers propose to lay out a $105 million project on Portland's Thompson's Point peninsula.
The city of Portland has declared a parking ban once again starting tonight at 10 p.m. and lasting until tomorrow at 6 a.m. It's the second time in just a few days that the city has ordered vehicles out of streetside parking spaces, and although December is a month long considered a "white" one because of Christmas, it's technically not winter yet ... (more)
One year after nearly being forced to close , the Portland Community Free Clinic is no longer on life support, but remains in serious condition.
Tasty Dude Films is a group of local film-makers who are releasing their debut feature length film The Water In The Bay this Saturday at Empire in Portland.
Bangor's Main Street was a very different place 20 years ago. Back then, there was a struggling downtown, a decrepit waterfront full of tar residue, dilapidated buildings, and a dirty railroad yard.
Dec. 16, 2013 -- A substantial blueprint for rainwater reuse has been created by a groundbreaking drainage project in downtown Monterrey, Nuevo Leon in Mexico, which has the potential to be replicated in order to help tackle the joint challenges of urban regeneration and water scarcity across the region.
A proposal for a four-story, mixed-use project on Portland's Munjoy Hill - for which the city agreed to raise the height cap in the area - has drawn some opposition from neighbors.
The Portland City Council on Monday night approved a series of motions that will raise and spend $3.6 million to buy and renovate a former Goodwill Industries building in the downtown to serve as a new school facility.
SUNDAY'S STORM HAS BEEN CLEANED UP IN MANY PLACES BUT IT CAN STILL BE MESSY IN SOME SPOTS DEPENDING ON WHERE YOU LIVE.
Despite the cold temperatures, many lakes and ponds are still not safe for winter activities, as WMTW News 8's Aly Myles reports.
Bartender Chris Gatchell makes a hot toddy with chili syrup and infused-bourbon at Portland and Rochester Public House.