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Food on the move

Maine and lobsters: There's just no escaping the association.
Could a Fort Williams lobster-roll trailer one day cruise the Old Port?
By LEISCHEN STELTER  |  July 22, 2011

Cover the boobs; leave the guns at home

Spring has barely started, and I was expecting a few of the usual seasonal assaults to the eyeballs.
Diverse City
By SHAY STEWART-BOULEY  |  April 30, 2010

Art in Old Port: Bunny Wonderland + Daniel Pepice + Aucocisco artists

More doings in the Old Port, as well. Local drag favorite Bunny Wonderland will be receiving a tattoo at the new 'TIL DEATH TATTOO, at...
By webteam  |  November 05, 2009
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Life after the Old Port?

As the central hub for tourists and locals alike, the Old Port seems like the perfect spot for a restaurant. But sometimes being in the center of the madness can detract from the experience, not only for diners, but also for the owners.
Owners of Rachels L'Osteria share their experience moving to the neighborhood
By LEISCHEN STELTER  |  August 21, 2009
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Outdoor retreat

Portland's Old Port is most beautiful just when it is least hospitable — in the bitter cold of winter when the crowds dissipate and Pandora LaCasse's whimsical lights decorate the streets. Recently the Portland Regency Hotel has endeavored to capture s
Twenty Milk's excellent lawn-dining experience
By BRIAN DUFF  |  August 14, 2009

Which way is up?

You’ve seen them in the Old Port, whether it’s just J Biddy, or as Crossfire Inferno, playing plenty of rock covers, slipping in originals more and more often recently .
This Way may not Make History , but they certainly rock out
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  December 03, 2008