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Mayors, media, masses

Portland's 15 mayoral candidates are missing an opportunity to connect with the people, both directly and through the media, by failing to publicize their support for OccupyMaine.
Press Releases
By JEFF INGLIS  |  October 21, 2011

20 questions about Portland's upcoming mayoral election

With three months until Portland's first mayoral election in more than 80 years, and two weeks until candidates are required to hand in the 300 signatures that will reserve them each a place on the ballot, a whopping 19 people have thrown their hats into
Rising from the masses
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  August 12, 2011

Got what it takes

If you haven't already done so, hustle down to Portland City Hall and sign up to run for mayor.
Why not run for mayor?
By AL DIAMON  |  June 10, 2011

Portland’s wishes for 2010

Ah, these fresh moments of the new year, when our hopes and resolutions are unsullied by the rough ravages of time, politics, and the Maine winter.
New Year’s resolutions
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  January 01, 2010

Festival atmosphere

Summer traditionally has been the happy hunting ground for Hollywood studios — the time when they unleash their big-budgeted, f/x-heavy warhorses on armies of newly freed schoolchildren and frazzled adults trying to beat the heat.
Between the Blockbuster and the beach there are the film festivals of New England
By PETER KEOUGH  |  June 12, 2009

Drawing attention

If you drop by a Cambridge bar this Saturday afternoon and ask the bartender to draw you a pint, be forewarned: the guy on the next stool might take you literally.  
Of pints and pens
By GEORGIANA COHEN  |  October 22, 2008


‘Home team’ wins round two

In the battle for the Portland Developer Championship the score now is 1 to 1.
Pier preview
By LANCE TAPLEY  |  July 25, 2007

Divine drama

Letters to the Boston editor: June 2, 2006
By EDITORIAL  |  May 31, 2006

Portland City Council(1)

While the District 2 and at-large races are uncontested, we offer here those candidates’ answers, as well as those of the candidates vying for the District 1 seat, incumbent Kevin Donoghue and challenger Charles Bragdon.
 Two uncontested; District 1 seat the only race
By PORTLAND PHOENIX STAFF  |  January 01, 1900