Paddle ‘Round Portland: Royal River You don’t need to go way up north to have a canoe or kayak adventure. There’s plenty of spots right around town where you can get out on the water before or after work. Remember: every place outside your house is the great outdoors. Enjoy it. PRP: The Royal River […]
Good evening from the BDN Portland office on Congress Street. Here’s what’s up. What we’re talking about The New England Patriots’ Lombardi Trophy is coming to Maine, but there appear to be no plans to stop in Portland, and the players themselves aren’t visiting. In February, the mayors of Portland, Bangor and Brewer asked if […]
“I am not a community organizer,” said Ari Gersen, owner of Longfellow Books on Monument Way. But the startling policies enacted by the Trump administration have caused the merchant to reconsider the role an independent bookstore plays in an increasingly diverse city. “I happen to have a space in downtown Portland. I can’t change policies […]
The possible sites range from large stretches of industrial land on the border with Westbrook to a narrow strip off Washington Avenue in one the the city’s hottest neighborhoods.