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    November 24, 2016

    Mainers to be thankful for

    We take a moment this season to give thanks to those among us who give time and energy to the larger community, enriching the world around us. Here are 11 people who have worked diligently, often without recognition, to comfort, protect, nurture and inspire others who need a helping hand.

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    November 20, 2016

    Watch videos and get event information

    Watch videos of previous MaineVoices Live guests and buy tickets to upcoming events.

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    November 9, 2016

    Remembering our veterans

    Eleven Mainers who made their state and their country proud.

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    October 5, 2016

    Complete 2016 election coverage

    From the presidential election to local town and city races.

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    August 15, 2016

    Strange But True

    Weird, quirky news of the world – and some stories that could only happen in Maine.

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    July 27, 2016

    Portland Press Herald Podcast

    Listen to editorials, columns and comments from our opinion page staff.

  • The Great Portland Fire Of July 4th 1866
    June 26, 2016

    July 4, 1866: The night Portland burned

    In one historic night 150 years ago, an intense fire swept across the peninsula and left more than 10,000 people homeless, 1,500 buildings destroyed and a third of the bustling city in smoking ruins.

  • SACO, ME - JUNE 5: A giant "16" adorned with paper tickets naming each graduate decorates the lawn at Thornton Academy. (Photo by Jill Brady/Staff Photographer)
    June 8, 2016

    Graduation 2016

    Photos, top 10 lists and graduates to watch.

  • WEST BROOK, ME - OCTOBER, 5: L to R, kindergartner Serenity Mitchell, second grader Josie Christensen and second grader Macie Helms pick tomatoes in the Garden at Saccarappa School in Westbrook  Wednesday, October 5, 2016. (Photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette/Staff Photographer)
    May 18, 2016

    Follow Press Herald on Instagram

    View some of the images we’ve posted and read the stories they illustrate.

  • THE NORTH WOODS: Carter McBreairty stops to talk with a friend while touring forestland north of Allagash owned by Irving Woodlands.
    May 13, 2016

    North Woods Lawless: Full coverage

    A controversial operation in Allagash raises questions about the Maine Warden Service’s undercover operations.