- Portland gets more than 100 Congress Square redesign bids Updated: Feb-05-16 4:01 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Officials in Portland say they have received more than 100 submissions in response to the city's request for redesign ideas for Congress Square Park.
- Navy ship eyed for Maine-to-Nova Scotia ferry service Updated: Feb-04-16 4:35 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - The new operator of a ferry service between Maine and Nova Scotia is having such a hard time finding a vessel that it's asking the U.S. Navy for help.
- Airline to add more flights from Portland to Florida Updated: Feb-04-16 7:08 am
PORTLAND, Maine - An airline that offers direct flights from the Portland International Jetport to Florida will offer more flights in April.
- Bob Elliott, of comic duo Bob and Ray, dies at 92 Updated: Feb-03-16 8:05 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - Bob Elliott, half of the enduring television and radio comedy team Bob and Ray, has died, He was 92.
- Developer submits plans for residential building in Portland Updated: Feb-03-16 7:02 am
PORTLAND, Maine - A developer has submitted plans for a six-story residential building in Portland.
- Newspaper sells property to raise money for new press Updated: Feb-03-16 5:01 am
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - The owner of the Portland Press Herald has sold and then leased back the building that houses a printing plant to raise money for a new press.
- Man gets 10 years in prison for robbing credit union Updated: Feb-02-16 4:38 am
PORTLAND, Maine - A man whose parents recognized his picture from a surveillance camera image after he robbed a Portland credit union has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
- NH man accused of shooting wife due stands trial in Maine Updated: Feb-01-16 12:39 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - Jury selection is underway in the trial of a New Hampshire man accused of breaking into a Maine home and shooting his wife and another person.
- UPS driver gets probation for stealing veterans' pills Updated: Jan-27-16 3:28 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - A Maine UPS driver who pleaded guilty to stealing prescription drugs intended for military veterans has been sentenced to two years' probation.
- Police: no one injured when car crashed into office building Updated: Jan-27-16 4:31 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Portland police say the motorist who crashed into the AAA of Northern New England building was not a student driver.
- Honors student denies shooting Scarborough man as he slept Updated: Jan-26-16 6:56 am
PORTLAND, Maine - A 17-year-old high school honor roll student has denied charges that he broke into a Scarborough home and shot a 47-year-old man twice while he was asleep in his family room.
- Maine police: Cab driver fled from passenger who fired shots Updated: Jan-24-16 10:00 am
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - Police in Maine say a man faces multiple charges after he allegedly threatened a cab driver and fired shots from a handgun.
- Manu scores 20, Spurs spoil Kobe's 81-pt anniversary, 108-95 Updated: Jan-23-16 1:52 am
LOS ANGELES - Before tipoff, Manu Ginobili was unaware the San Antonio Spurs were facing the Lakers on the 10th anniversary of Kobe Bryant's 81-point performance.
- State police charge Windham man in wife's fatal shooting Updated: Jan-22-16 9:48 pm
WINDHAM, Maine - State police have charged a Windham man in connection with the fatal shooting of his wife at their home.
- Safety concerns prompt greeting change at Planned Parenthood Updated: Jan-22-16 1:07 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - Planned Parenthood of Northern New England's clinic in downtown Portland will temporarily use paid staffers to replace volunteer greeters to help patients find their way around anti-abortion protesters.
- 2 in New Hampshire plead guilty to bank robberies Updated: Jan-21-16 3:57 pm
Augusta, Maine - Two New Hampshire residents face up to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to armed robbery charges stemming from a string of bank robberies last year in Maine and New Hampshire.
- South Portland officials decide against propane moratorium Updated: Jan-21-16 1:23 pm
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - South Portland officials have decided against a six-month moratorium on the development of propane storage and distribution facilities.
- Pass the dogfish nuggets? Seafood industry rebrands 'trash' Updated: Jan-21-16 9:50 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Call them fish sticks for millennials. At any rate, Dana Bartholomew is banking on college students warming up to "Sharck Bites."
- Portland to host second major flower show in 2017 Updated: Jan-21-16 5:27 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Officials say the city of Portland is poised to host two major flower shows in the coming years.
- Maine firm creating bandages made with lobster shells Updated: Jan-20-16 5:17 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - A start-up company in Maine is developing a children's bandage coated with a substance extracted from crushed lobster shells that would promote blood-clotting and is resistant to bacterial infection.
- Symposium to focus on legal needs of Maine military veterans Updated: Jan-20-16 4:01 am
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - Maine Gov. Paul LePage and Attorney General Janet Mills are participating in a two-day event in South Portland that focuses on the legal needs of military veterans.
- Republican Senate president makes history at MLK event Updated: Jan-19-16 3:47 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - Maine Senate President Mike Thibodeau says he was happy to participate in Portland's Martin Luther King Jr. celebration.
- Top Maine Democrats support Sanders Updated: Jan-19-16 2:15 pm
AUGUSTA, Maine - A group of prominent Maine Democrats is backing presidential hopeful U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont.
- Maine clerks busy verifying referendum petition signatures Updated: Jan-18-16 11:53 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Maine's town clerks are keeping busy verifying signatures for petitions aimed at getting referendum proposals onto the November ballot. And soon state election officials will kick into high gear, as well, to validate the petitions.
- Nearly 80K Mainers sign up for coverage via HealthCare.gov Updated: Jan-18-16 9:32 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Nearly 80,000 Maine residents have signed up for health care coverage through the HealthCare.gov platform since open enrollment began in November.