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Review: Video art meets minor-league hockey

Last Tuesday the crowd at the Portland Pirates game against Worcester sipped soda and munched on pretzels and popcorn as Canadian artist Graeme Patterson's two-minute video "Ten Point Game" was announced.
Codes of play
By ANNIE LARMON  |  March 11, 2011


There is Pirate news, and not just that Penelope Cruz will star in the next Pirates of the Caribbean movie as Blackbeard’s daughter. No, there is Portland Pirate news.
Balls, Pucks, & Monster Trucks
By RICK WORMWOOD  |  March 26, 2010

We heart these people

We all know Portland is a busy, exciting place to live. It takes a lot of people's amazing energy to keep it going, though. Who's doing the moving and the shaking?
Meet Portland's most influential
By JEFF INGLIS  |  February 12, 2010

Let’s recap

With the decade drawing to a close, it's fitting to reconsider the moments and developments of the last 10 years that forever changed sports in Portland and New England.
Balls, Pucks, and Monster Trucks
By RICK WORMWOOD  |  January 01, 2010


Last Saturday night, fans of pulverizing hits had to choose between two options.
Balls, pucks, and monster trucks
By RICK WORMWOOD  |  December 03, 2008

Words over pictures

My first thought when I learned about the project to paint 16 of the tanks in the big South Portland tank farm was “Why would anyone think this is a good idea?”

By KEN GREENLEAF  |  September 03, 2008


100 things to do

A checklist for true Portlanders.
Want to call yourself a true Portlander? Here's a checklist.
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  August 27, 2008

Are you going to Scarborough Downs?

They have cheap drinks, food, free admission, ample parking, and earthy farm smells — and it’s really close to Portland. You can gamble and smoke butts.
Balls, pucks and monster trucks
By RICK WORMWOOD  |  August 12, 2008

One Too Many is never enough

This time of year always brings about a bunch of talk about the Irish, but we’ve really been inundated of late, no?
The Pubcrawlers give you a reason to celebrate, March 17
By SAM PFEIFLE  |  March 12, 2008

Portland scene report: February 29, 2008

Called Destroy the Plastique Man , the album was begun on the West Coast in that Portland during Albee’s short-lived self-imposed exile from this Portland.
Sibilance starts now

Portland Music News for the week of January 20, 2006

Outbreak signs record deal; Sinferno play CBGB's; WCYY's Big Break Contest winners
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  January 19, 2006