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  1. Mijo Named PD/Midday Host At WPOWRead the original story

    56 min ago | Radio Ink

    ... has held on-air roles for sister station Today's Hits 96.5 TDY (then Wired 96.5) in Philadelphia and Hot 104.7 in Portland, ME, where he also served as the station's Music Director. "Mijo's passion for radio and for Power 96 is unmatched," said ...

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  2. Weldon Valley newsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Fort Morgan Times

    ... and vote. It was an exciting and fun filled trip for Joy Wilson and her sister Susan Martinez when the traveled to Portland, Maine. They took a ferry boat ride to deliver the mail to five islands. The changing of the colors was beautiful and the ...

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  3. What the Idea to Solving Homelessness by Buying Old Cruise Ships Tells UsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Stranger

    Here is something that, in every way, appears to perfectly capture the essence of a mode of problem-solving that is popularly expressed by the metaphor, "thinking outside of the box." A man in Portland, Maine, Ken Capron, wants to mitigate the crisis of homelessness in his fair city by buying an "old cruise ship," docking it in Portland Harbor, and creating a "floating neighborhood."

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  4. Right whales could drop to levels unseen since 1990 Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WSB-TV

    ... Visit us and sign in to update your profile, receive the latest news and keep up to date with mobile alerts. PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Scientists say the population of North Atlantic right whales could decline to levels not seen since 1990 in as few as ...

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  5. Man stabbed during concert at Portland's State TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    A Norway man is recovering after a stabbing late Sunday night during a concert at the State Theater in Portland. State Theater staff flagged a Portland patrol officer shortly after 11 p.m. to report that a patron, who police have not identified, had been stabbed during a Dirty Heads concert, Cmdr.

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  6. Coast Guard rescues sailor off PhippsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    A 32-foot sailboat was towed to Portland by the Coast Guard on Sunday evening after the sole boater aboard reported he was dragging anchor near the west side of Cape Small close to rocks. Coast Guard Sector Northern New England in South Portland received the report at about 5 p.m. and sent a 47-foot motor lifeboat, spokeswoman Lt.

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  7. A year after guilty plea, court dismisses abuse charges against Maine concert promoterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    The domestic violence charge against Maine concert promoter Alexander Gray has been dismissed, closing a case that forced New England cities to grapple with abuse allegations against a prominent businessman amid a national reckoning with sexual misconduct. Gray, who owns the company behind a successful concert series in Portland and Bangor, withdrew his guilty plea to assaulting a former girlfriend Monday as part of a deal he reached with prosecutors to resolve the misdemeanor charge.

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  8. Entercom Names Miguel "Mijo" Irizarry PD/Midday Host For WPOW (Power 96)/MiamiRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | FMQB

    ... has held on-air roles for sister station Today's Hits 96.5 TDY (then Wired 96.5 ) in Philadelphia and Hot 104.7 in Portland, ME, where he also served as the station's Music Director.

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  9. National Baseball DayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Memphis Flyer

    ... while celebrating an act of recreation. The game would start at 3 p.m. Eastern, allowing every child from Portland, Maine, to Portland, Oregon, to see every pitch, hit, stolen base, and replay review (ugh) if he or she so chooses. Families split ...

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  10. Lobster Wholesaler Embezzlement Goes FederalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | FindLaw

    ... federal court. The new, embezzling Sea Salt partner is alleged to have been working with another lobster seller in Portland, Maine. The Portland seller basically received his inventory for free and split the profits. Curiously, UPS ( yes the ...

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  11. Visqueen tops this year's unsung gemsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Redlands Daily Facts

    ... this type of teenager-targeted music than it is to execute it as successfully as KSM does here. The Leftovers, from Portland, Maine, turn in one of the year's stellar power-pop efforts with "Eager to Please" (Oglio), a note-perfect distillation of ...

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  12. Saltwater Grille Solves EMV Compliance Regulations with TableSafe TechnologyRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    The Saltwater Grille , a fine dining restaurant in Portland, Maine, today announced that it has implemented TableSafe's pay-at-the-table platform to guard against escalating chargebacks in table-service restaurants. With fraudulent chargebacks on the rise and the onus of liability shifting to the restaurant operators for non-EMV compliant payments, The Saltwater Grille chose to install TableSafe's EMV-certified RAIL payment platform, instead of investing in an entirely new POS system.

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  13. In the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

    Hamdia Ahmed, 20, said a Dunkin' Donuts worker in Portland, Maine, called police after hearing Ahmed and her family speaking Somali while waiting in the drive-thru, telling The Portland Press Herald the store owner apologized and rescinded the no-trespass order issued by police.

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  14. Matzell, Spooner for MaineMadeMusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Herald Gazette

    ... open 7 p.m. for the 7:30 p.m. show. In stark contrast to the autumn temperatures, the career trajectories of these Portland-based songwriters are heating up by the day. They look forward to joining forces at the Camden Opera House for live dynamic ...

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  15. Monarchs win in shootoutRead the original story

    Saturday | UnionLeader.com

    ... for Manchester. Branden Komm stopped 30 shots and took with the loss. The Monarchs are next in action Wednesday in Portland, Maine, against the Maine Mariners, who are new to the ECHL.

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  16. Somali Refugee Says Dunkin' Employee Called Police Because She Talked in Her Native LanguageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Yahoo!

    A Dunkin' franchise owner apologized to a young Somali woman and her family after a store employee called the police on them for speaking in their native language at a drive-thru in Portland, Maine. Hamdia Ahmed, 20, says she, her brother and mother went to a Dunkin' they often frequent for coffee after a long morning on Monday.

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  17. Crimean city turns to mourning 20 victims of attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... s and toys to a makeshift memorial outside the school on Thursday morning. Many were in tears, struggling to speak. PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The cost of staying warm this winter is going to grow for the average American, and it's ...

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  18. Dunkin' apologizes after employee calls police on student speaking Somali with familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | The Hill

    A Maine student says a Dunkin' Donuts employee refused to serve her and then called the police following an argument that began because she and her family were speaking Somali. Hamdia Ahmed, a Somalian refugee, told NBC News that the incident began while she and her family were waiting to order at a Dunkin' Donuts drive-thru in Portland, Maine.

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  19. Dunkin' Donuts worker calls cops on Somali model for speaking in her native languageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Metro UK News

    Hamdia Ahmed, 20, was with her family in at the chain coffee shop on Monday in Portland, Maine when an employee demanded they 'stop yelling.' Ahmed said that they were speaking her native Somali language in the drive-thru before they were refused service and asked to leave.

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  20. Dunkin' Donuts calls cops on woman who spoke SomaliRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | Yahoo!

    ... them speaking Somali. Hamdia Ahmed tried placing a coffee order in the drive-thru of a Dunkin' Donuts located in Portland, Maine, when an employee became enraged over the loudspeaker. We were speaking in our native language before we even spoke ...

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