Maine State Police Announce Homicide Investigation in Biddeford: Urgent Call for InformationRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
Hundreds Pay Respect To Army Staff Sgt. Tanner Grone, 25, in GorhamInDepthNH.orgNewsBreak Contributor
Denmark, Maine Reels from Shocking Double Homicide: Caretaker ChargedRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
Breaking News: Maine State Police Investigating Double Homicide in DenmarkRNHSA Media GroupNewsBreak Contributor
Fatal Shooting in Biddeford: Police Investigate Homicide of 27-Year-Old Ahmed SharifRNHSA Media GroupNewsBreak Contributor
Police tentatively identify body found in burning tent on Marginal Way in Portland
PORTLAND, Maine — Around 3:30 a.m. Sunday morning, Portland police discovered a tent on fire with a body inside along Marginal Way. Police said in a news release Monday they have identified the age and sex of the person, but not the official cause and manner of death. Following...
Popular Portland, Maine, Seafood Restaurant Named One of the Best in America
Could Portland's trendiest seafood restaurant also be Maine's best? According to one website, the answer is yes. The online lifestyle magazine 24/7 Tempo has released an article about the best seafood restaurants in every state. The list is a who's who of some of the most popular restaurants in the country, and Maine's selection is no exception.
Suspects of armed home invasion in South Portland still at large
SOUTH PORTLAND (WGME)--- Two suspects of an armed home invasion are still at large. Police say that on Wednesday night, someone fired gunshots during a home invasion on 114 Sawyer Street in South Portland. Authorities report that no one was seriously injured and two suspects fled the scene. Investigators say...
The Youngest Town in Maine is Still in Its Teens
It seems almost inconceivable that we would still be creating "new" towns, right? Our nation is nearly 250 years old and we have built towns and cities in all four corners of the United States, especially here in Maine!. The oldest European settlement (now American town) in the state is...
Coast Guard seeks information after kayak is found in Maine river
PORTLAND (WGME) -- The Coast Guard is still asking Mainers for help after finding a kayak with no one in it. The kayak was reportedly found on the Fore River in the area of the I-295 bridge in Portland on Friday morning. In the kayak there appears to be personal...
Knife Found in Passenger’s Carry-On Bag at Portland, Maine Jetport Over The Busy Travel Weekend
It was the busiest Thanksgiving travel weekend in recorded history this past weekend, but it wasn't entirely without incident. According to an article published by WGME 13, a passenger's carry-on bag was found to contain a knife according to the TSA. While it is lawful to travel with a knife...
Portland Prepares to Open New Homeless Shelter Ahead of Winter
• Portland, Maine is opening a new homeless shelter to accommodate the increasing number of people seeking shelter during the winter. • The new shelter is a $4.5 million, 20,000 square-foot facility with 179 beds, expected to open on December 1.
This Was Ranked the No. 1 Elementary School in Maine
Montello Elementary was the lovely school I attended in my formative years in Lewiston, Maine. I can still smell the cafeteria and feel the tether ball whacking me against my head when I missed. Oh, the good old days. There are hundreds of exceptional elementary schools that have dedicated and...
Officials respond two fatal tent fires at homeless encampments
SANFORD, Maine — As the temperature drops, people living in homeless encampments are at greater risk. Over the weekend, two people died in two separate tent fires, one in Sanford and one in Portland. "A lot of people are doing like hand sanitizer and rubbing alcohol in like tin...
New York Post Takes Aim at the McDonald’s Location in Freeport, Maine
There are some restaurants that just get a little bit more attention than others. And one of those restaurants happens to be located in Freeport, Maine. That would be the incredibly unique McDonald's location in town. LoveFood recently deemed it as the "most interesting" restaurant in all of Maine. And now, it's getting even more attention from the New York Post.
This Maine Town Has the Highest Monthly Bills in the State
Bills. No one likes them. I challenge you to find someone who says they like paying their bills. Impossible. You likely don't enjoy paying bills, even if you earn money well beyond your needs. They just keep coming. Ever wonder how much we Mainers are paying on our bills on...
Is Maine getting less snow than in years past?
PORTLAND, Maine — The data show that global temperatures have been rising since the early 1900s. Here in Maine, we aren’t immune to that trend. The average temperature in Portland has risen about 4 degrees since the 1940s. In Bangor there’s been about a 3 degree rise since the 1950s, and Caribou clocks in with 4 degrees, as well.
Santa Makes Early Stop in Portland Landing at Hadlock Field on the Elf One Helicopter
It's the Sea Dogs annual Holiday at Hadlock this Saturday from 10 am to 1230 pm. It's a quick stop for Santa because obviously, this is his busy season. But it's quite the sight to see Santa give his reindeer a break and drop into Hadlock in the ELF One helicopter!
It’s Back: Falmouth Will Be the New Home for Gluten-Free Bam Bam Bakery
They've been closed for a year, but they are back!. Bam Bam Bakery is a gluten-free dream come true. Even if you don't avoid gluten, you'd never know it's missing from the delicious treats they create. Owner Tina Cromwell has been on a roller coaster with Bam Bam. According to the Portland Press Herald, they started on Commercial Street in Portland in 2011. They were super popular, being a go-to for anyone craving a gluten-free treat.
Hundreds Pay Respect To Army Staff Sgt. Tanner Grone, 25, in Gorham
GORHAM – As a cold winter wind whipped American flags lining Gorham’s Main Street, and storefront signs gave thanks for his life, hundreds gathered in the gym at Gorham Middle-High School Saturday to say goodbye to Army Staff Sgt. Tanner W. Grone, 25.
Savor the Flavors: 8 Must-Try Traditional American Dishes in Portland
In this article, we delve into the world of Portland's culinary scene, focusing on eight traditional American dishes. Have you had the chance to sample any of these delicacies? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences! Feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Falmouth Joins Other Maine Communities in Considering Flavored Tobacco Ban
• Falmouth, Maine is considering a ban on flavored tobacco products. • Local tobacco shops argue that bans on flavored tobacco hurt their business. • A group called "Flavors Hook Kids Maine" is advocating for a statewide ban on flavored tobacco.
Newly opened!! Experience the warmth of winter season at OAK & EMBER, Buxton
Oak & Ember, located in Buxton, offers a distinctive dining experience characterized by outstanding service, a generously stocked bar, and a warm, inviting atmosphere that is particularly delightful during the winter season. The cuisine, which receives consistent high praise, includes standouts such as the smoked beets and rib appetizer, complemented by an impressive selection of cocktails and reasonably priced wines. Adding to the uniqueness of the establishment, Oak & Ember provides a special service where customers can purchase bottles of wine to take home.
Discover Portland's Top 4 Asian Fusion Restaurants: A Culinary Journey
In this article, we explore four exceptional Asian Fusion restaurants in Portland. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to leave your comments below:
5 things to sleep with under your pillow (and what to avoid)
On a recent trip to Portland, Maine, I was instantly drawn to an emerald ring on display in a thrift store. I was at the register with my friend as she checked out, and instantly knew I had to have it. On my journey back to New York City, I...