Leslie Bridgers

Leslie Bridgers

Staff Writer



Latest Articles by Leslie Bridgers

April 16, 2014

WMTW-TV to move offices from downtown Portland to Westbrook

Officials hope to combine the station’s two facilities after it leaves the Time and Temp building it has inhabited for 15 years.

April 14, 2014

Westbrook council will listen to public on Stroudwater zoning change

The land in question — 60 acres between Stroudwater Street and Westbrook Arterial – was rezoned in February for commercial and residential uses.

April 14, 2014

Westbrook resident seeks avenue to oust school board member

Ray Richardson, a radio talk show host, targets Suzanne Joyce for her role in the reversed suspensions of high school athletes last fall.

April 12, 2014

Living with disabilities in Portland, Maine, where every step’s a challenge

As the city assesses its infrastructure and barriers both physical and emotional, we spend a day in the shoes of those with their own limitations to overcome. Here are their stories.

April 8, 2014

Westbrook athletic director resigns after year of turmoil

Marc Sawyer cites the 'incestuous culture of the community' among his reasons for leaving.

April 7, 2014

Westbrook referendum petition done 'out of spite,' developer says

The City Council voted Monday not to schedule a public hearing on the petition after a city attorney questions the legality of a zoning change.

April 4, 2014

Broken ATM at South Portland bank spits out $37,000

A TD Bank customer spots a suspicious man who police say was stuffing a plastic bag full of cash.

April 1, 2014

Gorham voters could decide if drunken-driving is reason to oust councilors

After a second councilor in two years is charged with OUI, a fellow councilor proposes making a rule against it.

March 28, 2014

Westbrook: Top concert promoter courting city

Riverbank Park is being considered for a 3,500-seat venue to host major acts, a city official says.

March 28, 2014

Woman with Down syndrome faces hostility on Portland streets

Christina Mailhot, 35, says she stays inside her apartment to avoid being teased.