Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Tonight: Charles Dickens’ awkward Portland visit; slow down on I-295; and the cat-lover who helped elect Trump. What we’re talking about JUST IN: Jeff Merrill II has stepped down from his position as superintendent of Long Creek Youth Development Center, the Department of Corrections confirmed […]
Tonight, House leaders called off a vote on the health care plan; the head of Long Creek was placed on leave; and strange white stuff appears to be falling from the sky.
Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Tonight: a whole mess of things. What we’re talking about Bill to protect against Maine oil spills likely dead — Jake Bleiberg followed up this morning on the proposed bill that came after his reporting on ship-to-ship fuel transfers: A bill that would require ships […]
Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Tonight: Sears says it’s in bad shape; Portland’s superintendent chopped more than a million of his proposed budget; and a human rights activist in Maine says Trump and Muslim extremists have something in common. What we’re talking about Inmate in critical condition after trying to […]
Tonight: Portland isn’t on the list of cities not cooperating with ICE; the City Council is deadlocked over the school bond; and a Westbrook gym is encouraging people to throw sharp objects.
Good evening and happy spring from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Tonight the city council is set to vote on borrowing money for school renovations; we’ve got James Phinney Baxter ‘s greatest hits; and beer is booming. What we’re talking about City council set to vote on the school renovation bond, or bonds […]
Happy St. Patrick’s Day from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Tonight a prominent concert promoter has been charged with domestic violence; Portlanders may get to vote on multiple proposals to repair city elementary schools; and the Cumberland County Sheriff throws a “hail Mary” the lawmakers. What we’re talking about Concert promoter […]
Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Tonight more water taxis are likely coming to Casco Bay; we’ve got your St. Patrick’s Day celebration primer; and kids’ criminal records might not disappear the way you think they do. What we’re talking about We have summertime news. Really. Summer. — Water taxi service […]