Police: Weapons seized from vehicle of shooting suspect during arrest in StandishNEWS CENTER Maine1 DAY AGO
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Fatal Collision Involving Tractor-Trailer on Maine TurnpikeRNHSA Media GroupNewsBreak Contributor
South Portland Man Pleads Guilty to Firearms and Drug ChargesRNHSA Media GroupNewsBreak Contributor
Carjacking Attempt in Portland, Maine Ends in ArrestsThe Maine WriterNewsBreak Contributor
Portland Man Sentenced to 16 Years for Child Exploitation and Drug TraffickingRNHSA Media GroupNewsBreak Contributor
Auburn, Maine Diner Owner Arrested After Narcotics InvestigationThe Maine WriterNewsBreak Contributor
Savor the Slice: Top 3 Must-Try Pizzas in Falmouth
In this article, we explore three must-try pizzerias in Falmouth. Have you had the chance to taste any of their delicious offerings yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
One Person Arrested after Police Chase and Crash in Maine
One person was arrested Friday night after a crash during a police chase on I-295 in South Portland. The South Portland Police Department said Ofc. Purinton attempted to pull over a vehicle near the Veteran’s Memorial Bridge for a traffic violation around 11 pm. Crashed after Fleeing at High...
Who Else Has Been Fooled by the Portland, Maine, Burger King?
I know that many of you will say that I'm an idiot (I'm cool with that), but there might be a couple others who were also tricked. First, let's start with a little history lesson. It may explain how I've been tricked. In 1978, Maine passed a "billboard law" that...
Some of the Best French Fries in America Are Right in Portland, Maine
A popular fry shack in Portland is once again receiving national attention for its iconic spuds. The popular site Not Fries (yes, that is really the name) has posted an article about the best places in the nation to get one of America's favorite snacks, the golden, salty, oily, and delicious french fry. Of course, a site name Not Fries would put this article about fries together. The internet is a weird place, man. But back to the topic at hand...
Maine’s Largest City Named One of Best Places to Live in the Nation
When it comes to quality of life, it's difficult to beat Maine. This includes the state's largest city of Portland, which was recently named of the best in all of America in that very category. The folks over at US News & World Report put together a list of the...
3 Businesses That Could Go Into the Vacant Pizza Hut Building in Westbrook, Maine
It's always so sad when you drive by a vacant building that was once so full of life. The other day I drove by the old Pizza Hut out in Westbrook, and happened to notice that it was still very dark and very vacant with the promise of a relocation on their sign.
The Two Richest Cities in All of Maine Are Not Where You’d Think They’d Be
Ever wonder which cities are rolling in the dough here in Maine?. If you're considering relocating to a different state and want to prioritize wealth, you might be wondering which state ranks highest in terms of money. When thinking about rich towns in Maine, my thoughts drifted towards coastal towns...
52-Year-Old Man Arrested after Police Chase in Maine
A 52-year-old man was arrested Friday night after a police chase in Cumberland County and York County. The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office said Aaron Difillipo was parked in a Jeep with his lights turned off at 37 Oak Hill Road in Standish around 11 pm. A homeowner called police to report the vehicle in her parking lot.
Nursing schools fast track training to combat shortage: 12-month program a 'win-win'
PORTLAND, Maine - America needs nurses — and some schools are implementing accelerated programs to train them. To shorten the process, these programs cut training time from up to four years down to one. "I really do think this is a win-win for students and local hospitals and facilities,"...
Maine Man Faces up to 55 Years for Drug Trafficking and Firearm
A 33-year-old man has pleaded guilty to drug trafficking and having a firearm as a prohibited person. He faces up to 55 years in prison. Joshua Hopkins from Portland entered his plea on Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Portland. He was charged with possession of a firearm by a prohibited person and possession of fentanyl and cocaine with intent to distribute.
Derelict boats are a pricey, growing headache for Portland’s Harbor Master
While it used to be a rare occurrence, a growing number of derelict boats are being left to rot in Portland Harbor every year.
Slurp Up: Discover Portland's Top 4 Noodle Delights
In this article, we're exploring four exceptional noodle spots in Portland. Have you had the chance to savor any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Should Maine Towns Be Required to Have Public Restrooms?
Over the last few years, we have heard a lot about the need for more public toilets in some Maine communities. Not surprisingly, many of the discussions have centered around Portland. In recent years, the city has seen a big influx of homeless. On top of that, during the summer...
Fatal Collision Involving Tractor-Trailer on Maine Turnpike
SACO, ME - A tragic accident on the Maine Turnpike in Saco resulted in the death of a woman and left another injured on Monday, February 19, 2024, around 7:17 pm. Maine State Police were called to the scene at mile marker 37 northbound, where a Volvo S40 sedan, a Jeep Compass, and a tractor-trailer truck were involved in a severe crash.
Historic Portland Home Sells for $1.06M
A charming house near Portland, Maine, located at 105R Brackett St, recently sold for $1,066,000 on February 22nd. This hidden gem, built in 1875, offers a unique blend of antique charm and modern elegance. The property, encompassing 1,501 square feet, features 3 bedrooms and 1.5 baths, providing a cozy yet spacious living space for its new owners.
Push for Franklin Street redesign boosts housing and pedestrian safety in Portland
PORTLAND (WGME) - An effort to change Portland’s Franklin Street to make way for more housing and pedestrian accessibility is being renewed. Some see the area as a small highway and argue it divides downtown. A proposed plan to redesign Portland’s Franklin Street was approved back in 2015 but...
Governor Janet Mills requests major disaster declaration from President Joe Biden for January storms
Governor Janet Mills has requested that President Joe Biden issue a Major Disaster Declaration to help Maine’s eight coastal counties recover from severe storms on January 10th and January 13th. In a letter to the President, Mills said that the cost of damage to public infrastructure such as roads,...
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Intense Debate: Maine Legislators Urge Cabela's and Kittery Trading Post to Cease Sales of Assault Weapons
wabi.tv - 02/21/2024 08:14:00 PM. The recent call by Maine lawmakers for Cabela’s in Scarborough and the Kittery Trading Post to halt sales of military-style, semi-automatic weapons has sparked a heated debate. This initiative, supported by 47 state legislators, comes in the wake of a mass shooting in Lewiston and emphasizes the need for collective responsibility in preventing gun violence.
Carjacking Attempt in Portland, Maine Ends in Arrests
The Portland, Maine, Police responded to a call to a parking lot at 10:05 a.m. in the area of 161 Marginal Way on Thursday, February 22, 2024. According to Portland Police, a 64-year old woman was sitting in her car in the parking lot when two people got into her vehicle and made threatening comments towards her, with the juvenile in the front seat wielding a knife.