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  1. Success Means a Snowy OwlRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... well, at least I had seen the scoter. Our last effort was a quick one, stopping in the parking area at Back Cove in Portland, the same place my mother and I had birded earlier in the month. We were not planning on traversing the path, but instead ...

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  2. How Maine's Democratic delegation is making noise in PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    Good morning from Portland. This weekend, we told you why Maine's Bernie Sanders-heavy delegation matters at the Democratic National Convention, starting this week, in Philadelphia.

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  3. DonateB'Yachad Together Building CampaignRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Jewish Community Voice

    Together we will build a new home for the JCA. The new JCA will be a welcoming gateway to the city of Portland and to Jewish life in Southern Maine.

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  4. Monday's total weather & news to goRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... NOT RELEASED INFORMATION ABOUT THE SUSPECT OR IF HE GOT AWAY WITH ANYTHING. >> A TRAFFIC ALERT IN SPORLD. -- SOUTH PORTLAND. CREWS THE SCENE OF A WATER MAIN BREAK ON SAWYER STREETS. YOU SHOULD ALTERNATE RIEWVMENT HAMPSHIRE ARE SEARCHING FOR A MAN ...

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  5. Chico woman bikes across US to support affordable housingRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Lizi Urbanowicz is combining her love of biking and her passion for affordable housing in a biking trip across the U.S. while stopping at more than 10 build sites to help construct homes. A young Chico woman got on her bike in Portland, Maine and started riding, beginning a journey that will take her nearly 4,000 miles across the country to Santa Barbara in September.

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  6. Conservationists hope to bring beloved bird backRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    A loon with a chick on its back makes its way across Pierce Pond near North New Portland, Maine. Generations have passed since common loons could be seen throughout Massachusetts.

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  7. Black Lives Matter protesters march through Lewiston-AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... to show that the Black Lives Matter movement is a peaceful one. COURTNEY THIS FRIDAY NIGHT IN JULY HEATED UP AS THE PORTLAND RACIAL JUSTICE CONGRESS GATHERED FOR A BLACK LIVES MATTER PROTEST IN LINCOLN PARK. HAMDI HASSAN: THESE PEOPLE ARE FIGHTING ...

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  8. Coast Guard warns about spike in paddler deathsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    A couple paddle in their inflatable kayak in the East River with the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan skyline as a backdrop after stopping on a small beach in Brooklyn Bridge Park, Sunday in New York. PORTLAND, MAINE >> - As the popularity of paddle sports surges, the Coast Guard is kayakers, canoeists and paddleboarders to be prepared before venturing out following a rise in deaths in the past year.

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  9. Bangor Coffee News tops Skowhegan for first Zone 1 title since 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... News (18-5) will open state tournament play at 10 a.m. Wednesday against Zone 3 runner-up Coastal Landscape of Portland, which includes players from Cheverus and Deering high schools. Skowhegan (16-10) also qualified for the state tournament and ...

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  10. What does a rescue at sea look like?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    ... generation Portlander who loves all things Maine. He has worked with mentally ill and marginalized adults at a Portland non-profit, on a lobster boat in Casco Bay, at several high-end Portland restaurants, and at a local meat packing plant. He also ...

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  11. Pokemon Go' success fueled by nostalgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    PORTLAND, Maine - The children who once dreamed of capturing real-life Pokemon starting in the 1990s are now the nostalgic millennials helping fuel the worldwide success of "Pokemon Go." Take Bailey Richardson.

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  12. Weather severely delays Amtrak DowneasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ... three hours late. Though not listed in Amtrak's travel alert, Train 697, which left Boston at 8 p.m, was due in Portland just before 1 a.m. It was running more than two hours behind schedule, the website reported. Jim Weber, of Phippsburg, who is a ...

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  13. Why motorcyclists do thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Boing Boing

    ... - to stop my teeth rattling with the engine vibration at idle. The guys at Been there Done That drove around Portland, Maine with some hotdogs wired to the jugs of an Ural motorcycle. Unsurprisingly, the amazing airhead engine is too efficient at ...

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  14. Conservationists hope to bring beloved bird backJul 23, 2016,Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this July 2007 file photo, a loon with a chick on its back makes its way across Pierce Pond near North New Portland, Maine. Generations have passed since common loons could be seen throughout Massachusetts.

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  15. What's Wild, Yellow, and Smells of Apricots?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bangor Daily News

    ... also the first species of mushroom sold to restaurants by North Spore and featured on menus in Downeast Maine and Portland. As August comes into itself and July dwindles into memory, so does the Golden Chanterelle wane to its seasonality. Like all ...

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  16. Cumberland | $3,230,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Herald Gazette

    ... up visiting Maine during his summer vacations. A graduate of Loomis Chaffee and Miami of Ohio, Glenn moved to the Portland area to work for L.L.Bean. After a successful 13-year career, he decided to transfer his marketing, merchandising and customer ...

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  17. Portland city planners put together new table to gain ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    City leaders in Portland are developing a table in hopes to get neighbor's ideas and input on the city. THERE UNTIL THE POLICE GOT THERE.

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  18. Romanski's single leads Portland to 9-3 win over BinghamtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Galveston County Daily News

    ... scoring a run and also driving one home as the Clinton LumberKings defeated the Lansing Lugnuts 7-3 on Friday. PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- Jake Romanski hit a run-scoring single in the second inning, leading the Portland Sea Dogs to a 9-3 win over the ...

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  19. Jay Som signs to Polyvinyl, releasing debut LP in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Brooklynvegan

    ... isted below. Jay Som - 2016 Tour Dates 7/22 Toronto, ON @ Horseshoe Tavern * 7/23 Montreal, QC @ Bar Le Ritz * 7/25 Portland, ME @ SPACE Gallery * 7/27 Brooklyn, NY @ Music Hall of Williamsburg *

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  20. It's hot in northern New England but no recordsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    The temperature had climbed to 96 in Concord, New Hampshire, and 94 in Portland, Maine, and Burlington, Vermont. But that pales in comparison for the record for the date: Both Portland and Concord hit 100 degrees on the same date in 2011.

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