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Playing tourist

Last weekend, more than 2300 people stepped off cruise ships into the Old Port seeking all things Maine: lobster, anything blueberry, and a taste of the way life should be (some probably hoped to spot a moose on the corner of Fore and Exchange).
Experiencing Portland like a visitor — and liking it
By LEISCHEN STELTER  |  August 19, 2011

Tugboats and bugboats

As I write this, the Celtics are one win away from their 18th NBA title, but that is not our focus.
Balls, Pucks & Monster Trucks
By RICK WORMWOOD  |  June 18, 2010

Fishing for filmmakers

When you can make Shreveport look like Bridgton for less money, what’s the bottom-line allure of filming in Maine?
Maine struggles to attract the movie industry
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  April 02, 2008

Who goes there?

In one of the most profound changes ever instituted by state government, officials in Augusta recently announced they’d redefined the word “tourist.”
Politics and other mistakes
By AL DIAMON  |  February 06, 2008

Portland scene report: July 6, 2007

Hey, we like metal and all, but this is beyond us.
Sibilance starts now

Lobster chronicler starts making stuff up

Fishing-boat captain Linda Greenlaw has changed course in her most recent work.
Local author
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 27, 2007


Pops and circumstance

It so happens that Robert Browne Hall (1858-1907), a Maine composer, conductor and cornetist, had associations with numerous Maine bands.
R.B. Hall Day and Independence Pops
By BEN MEIKLEJOHN  |  June 27, 2007

Storm tracks

All of Chris Hume’s films are created under the banner “Shoot and Run Productions,” and it’s more than just catchy. It’s also a guerilla film-making credo.
Katrina's aftermath lingers
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  October 18, 2006

From Dusk ’til Death

Johnny Cash is one of my heroes.
Cashing in on Johnny
By AMY MARTIN  |  August 30, 2006
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Playful summer

Bloody, edgy, original, iambic — this summer’s theater line-up fits some fine descriptors. Here are some of my picks.
Classics + newcomers abound
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  June 14, 2006