Thursday, December 5, 2013
Bay conservation commission looking into whether proper permits were acquired; Portland’s barge has the city’s OK for construction work.
A panel will discuss the interface of the ordinance with state and federal laws on Thursday night at City Hall.
The latest store to close is in Brunswick, following closures in Portland, Brunswick, Lewiston, Augusta, Rockland and Skowhegan.
Despite pressure to reduce missed pickups or drop the company, Commissioner Mayhew says the decision will not be rushed.
Maine religious leaders demand fix to MaineCare rides program
Bill Becker, president of the Portland Community Chamber, is encouraging business people to run for four expiring terms.
An administration official and the mayor clash at a meeting over the move out of the city and trade criticisms afterward.
The train wreck shows the danger of what some experts call micro-sleeping.
NY train wreck engineer suspended without pay
Others also report progress and answer questions on insurance at the USM event.
Obamacare signups surge after website repairs
A day after a townwide ban on unleashed dogs is repealed, town councilors move to assign a group to find a way to protect piping plovers and keep dog owners happy.
Philip Chism is accused in the Oct. 22 death of Colleen Ritzer, a beloved teacher at Danvers High School.
Violence against teachers brings profession’s risks to light
The 17-year employee of the Winthrop school system says the superintendent was demeaning to her.
A new film chronicles how a first-in-the-nation exhibition, 1913’s Armory Show, caused an uproar in America.
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The public secondary schools in Portland and elsewhere that are forgoing accreditation have other ways to ensure accountability.
A Kentucky man is fulfilling a wish by his late brother, who asked in his will that his money be given to people in need.
Scarborough moves to form leash law committee
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