All posts by Jake Bleiberg

Portland begins paying panhandlers

Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Tonight Poliquin helped Republicans pass a plan to replace Obamacare; Westbrook brothers plead not-guilty to welfare fraud; and LePage wants Mainers repeatedly revived by Narcan to pay for it. What we’re talking about American Health Care Act through the House — The U.S. House of […]

‘Mosquito area’

Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Tonight Portland has a James Beard Winner; LePage calls the national monument a “mosquito area”; and Clinton talks losing to Trump. What we’re talking about Eventide Oyster Co. named best chefs in the Northeast — The third time was a a charm for Eventide Oyster […]

Whatever time zone we settle on, you still can’t bring dogs to these taprooms.

Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Tonight the state ethics commission eyes $4.2 million of questionable money; Maine considers ditching Daylight Saving Time; and we hear the sweet sound of a concertina. What we’re talking about The moneymen behind the York County casino push — Today brought new revelations on the […]