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 2020-07-10 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Church's Concerts for a Cause finds way to donate despite pandemic...

BRUNSWICK — The Unitarian Universalist Church of Brunswick's Concerts for a Cause series, despite being cut short by the pandemic, raised $1,457.21 for Tedford Housing and Oasis Free Clinics. Concerts for a Cause is a series of performances host...

 2020-07-10 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Faith Notes: Two new coops...

How we ended up housing twenty chickens in our kitchen began with a misunderstanding. When I ordered chicks, the local feed store said that twelve would arrive in early June with the rest coming a month later. While I wasn't sure where we'd put th...

 2020-07-10 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Scarborough author releases suffrage book...

The book tells the story of a mother who convinced her son to cast the swing vote granting women the right to vote in the U.S....

 2020-07-10 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Wentworth School recognized as Common Sense School...

The designation indicates the school teaches students to use technology responsibly....

 2020-07-10 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Scarborough Public Library reopening in phases...

It will have a limited opening on July 13....

 2020-07-10 08:39 

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Nothing about the coronavirus is simple. Except the small actions you can take to prevent its spread...

There are easy things that everyone can — and should — be doing as their part to reel in their pandemic....

 2020-07-10 08:30 

The Portland Press Herald

Inside Raymond: July 10...

Save Hawthorne House Events scheduled to help a seriously needed fundraising campaign to save Nathaniel Hawthorne's boyhood home in Raymond, aka "The Hawthorne House," had to be canceled due to COVID-19. A 2019 engineering survey found that th...

 2020-07-10 08:20 

The Portland Press Herald

Inside Gray: July 10...

Music in the Park In place of the annual Gray Blueberry Festival (which will return next year) the 2020 festival committee is excited to be able to offer Gray residents Music in the Park on Aug. 8 at 24 Main St. Pre-registration is required, no walk-ins a...

 2020-07-10 08:15 

The Portland Press Herald

Lakes Region Sportsman: July fishing runs deep...

When hot July days and nights send the respectable angler in search of shade, our lake trout seek the cool comfort of deep water pockets and Sebago is a top spot for laker fishing. With fish ranging from ounces to possibly 20 pounds or more, July provides...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Our View: ICE order takes aim at higher education...

Once again, the president chooses denial over working to help mitigate COVID's impact....

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Celebrating 50 years of Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge...

This month Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge (NWR) proudly celebrates the 50th anniversary of its renaming in honor of the world-renowned marine biologist, author, environmentalist and former U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service employee, Rachel Carson. Th...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Giving Voice: Awaiting the safe return of our Bowdoin students...

When I started at the Oasis Free Clinics in 2016, I met with each of our board members to learn about their history with and hopes for Oasis. Dr. Seth Ramus, director of Health Professions Advising at Bowdoin College, talked about his desire to create a c...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

New parish for Scarborough, Cape Elizabeth and South Portland Catholic church...

Monsignor Paul Stefanko, current pastor of the churches in those communities, will continue to serve in the new parish....

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Cooking at the Cove: The slow, quiet summer...

A cool, crunchy main dish salad is the perfect meal for these slow summer days. This particular summer has been all about simplicity. I've pretty much stayed home, where there is an abundant amount of deck sitting, bird watching and book reading. Here...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Jonathan Crimmins: The numbers racket...

Much has changed in the more than sixteen weeks since our lives were immeasurably altered in response to the pandemic. Surely 2020 will go down as one, unlike any other, that we have had the misfortune to have lived through. And it will not end any time s...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Gideon fights for Maine families, towns...
 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine Voices: Homelessness is a racial justice issue in Maine, too...

Racial disparities among homeless people are real, and will require all of us to change the institutions and policies at their foundation....

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Gutsy Sweet should be your first choice for Senate...
 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Mail-in primary voting is easy, safe...

Trust Maine's municipal clerks to do their job and don't let President Trump's baseless fraud claims keep you from casting your ballot....

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Sande's Picks: Summer a grand time to sample Maine 'tonic'...

Craft soda is making great inroads into the soft drink market nationwide and summer is a grand time to sample soft beverages made or founded in Maine. Soda once widely referred to as "tonic" in Maine comes in a large number of flavors and several ...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Personal finance expert reinforces importance of "financial resilience" at Town & Country FCU's 'Virtual Money Conference'...

Access to the recorded session is available to all....

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Gideon will stand up for our reproductive rights...
 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Bicentennial Maine: Bridgton...

In commemoration of Maine's bicentennial this year, the Lakes Region Weekly is featuring historical highlights from our communities' past 200 years. This feature can be found in print and online every other week....

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Commentary: Better broadband access is mission critical for Maine's economy...

Vote 'yes' on 1 to put millions of dollars to work creating jobs, supporting students and helping businesses rebound and grow....

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Your Land: Slow times at Mere Brook's mouth...

These days have — we all agree — been odd ones, and what passed for normalcy seems still a long way away, both past and future. A half-year before this new era arrived, I began a new notebook titled simply, "The Future Is Local." I'...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Gordon Weil: Trump promotes racist history...

President Trump may be right in saying Confederate generals are part of American history, but he gets their role wrong intentionally. After the Civil War, southerners erected the statues of leaders of what they called "the Lost Cause." To sanitize...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

On this date in Maine history: July 10...

July 10, 1962: The newly built Andover Earth Station successfully transmits a television image from Andover to the Pleumeur-Bodou Ground Station, on the Brittany coast in northwestern France, via the Telstar 1 satellite, which was launched that morning in...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Lack of internet access is leaving rural Maine behind...

Telehealth, the delivery of medical services through video technology, has played a prominent role in our response to the COVID-19 crisis. In Maine alone, Northern Light Health went from a couple hundred visits per month to over 36,000 in April. Unfortuna...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Safely supporting our local businesses...

Our local businesses have stepped up during the COVID-19 pandemic. Restaurants expanded their take-out and delivery options and created online ordering and curbside pickup processes to help facilitate safe operations. Local manufacturers began creating pe...

 2020-07-10 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Korean War veteran is athlete, teacher and family man...

He is the June Veteran of the Month at the Maine Veterans' Home-Scarborough....

 2020-07-10 07:45 

The Portland Press Herald

Windham Police Notes: June 30-July 5...

Scott L. Henderson, 57, of Windham, was arrested on June 30 on a charge of violating condition of release. Mark A. Glantz, 56, of Windham, was arrested on July 3 on a charge of violating condition of release. Eleanor J. Sawyer, 36, of Windham, was arreste...

 2020-07-10 05:40 

Newscentermaine.com

Michael Cohen back in federal prison after restaurant outing...

One of Michael Cohen's attorneys said it was Cohen's belief that being on medical furlough 'did not prohibit venturing beyond his apartment and dining out.'...

 2020-07-10 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Edward Burton Shorey...

BRUNSWICK - Edward Burton Shorey, 81, passed away peacefully on June 28, 2020. Ed was born July 2, 1938 in Vassalboro, ......

 2020-07-10 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Angelica "Angel" Hollins Braestrup...

CUMBERLAND CENTER - On July 3, 2020, Angelica...

 2020-07-10 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Jay K. Banks...

GORHAM - Jay K. Banks, 55, beloved father, son, brother, and friend passed away peacefully on June 30, 2020.Born in Portland, ......

 2020-07-10 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Dennis W. Gervais...

PORTLAND - On Tuesday, June 23, 2020, Dennis W. Gervais, loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, passed away peacefully at ......

 2020-07-10 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Lester William Martin...

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - Lester William Martin, 64, died May 11, 2020 in Port Charlotte, Fla. He was born in ......

 2020-07-10 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Dean Alan Rogers...

WESTBROOK - Dean Alan Rogers, 73, of Westbrook, passed away peacefully on July 5, 2020 after an extended illness with family ......

 2020-07-10 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Persis L. Michaud...

SOUTH PORTLAND - Persis L. Michaud passed from this life on July 6, 2020, at the age of 92. Born on ......

 2020-07-10 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: James Warren Hammond...

FALMOUTH - James Warren Hammond, 84, of Waterville Valley, N.H. and Falmouth, Maine died peacefully on July 3, 2020 at Sedgewood ......

 2020-07-10 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Claire Marie Libby...

Claire Marie Libby 1929 - 2019 PHILIPPI, W.V. - Claire Marie Libby, 89, of Philippi. W.V. passed away on ......

 2020-07-10 04:44 

Newscentermaine.com

'The Wonder Years' reboot in works centering on Black family, reports say...

'The Butler' director Lee Daniels and original 'Wonder Years' star Fred Savage will work on a reboot pilot of the popular family dramedy....

 2020-07-10 04:36 

The Portland Press Herald

Mississippi seeing big virus outbreak in state legislature...

At least 26 lawmakers about 1 in 7 have been diagnosed with the coronavirus, in the biggest known outbreak in any state legislature....

 2020-07-10 04:16 

The Portland Press Herald

Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen back in federal prison...

The president's former personal lawyer and fixer is jailed for failing to agree to certain conditions of the home confinement he was granted because of the pandemic....

 2020-07-10 04:00 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Humidity sticks around and Tropical Storm Fay brings Saturday rain...

How's the weather looking for your Friday? Get the latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Meteorologist Sarah Long....

 2020-07-10 03:59 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Bill Nye the Science Guy makes video to show the effectiveness of masks...

"This is literally a matter of life or death."...

 2020-07-10 03:37 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Debate Fact Check: where Maine ranks in the Paycheck Protection Program...

During WMTW's Democratic debate with two of the three U.S. Senate candidates, Betsy Sweet said the Paycheck Protection Program wasn't working for Maine....

 2020-07-10 03:34 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Walgreens to add doctors' offices to hundreds of stores...

Walgreens' clinics will open in at least 30 metro area markets during the next five years and then 20 more markets, a spokesperson said....

 2020-07-10 02:40 

The Portland Press Herald

Stores appear to be complying with face mask enforcement, and shoppers aren't making a fuss...

The governor issued an order this week requiring many businesses in 7 counties and several cities to enforce the state's mask-wearing mandate with customers....

 2020-07-10 02:36 

The Portland Press Herald

Revolution mark MLS return with a 1-0 win over Montreal...

Gustavo Bou scores the only goal in New England's victory in the MLS is Back tournament....

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