New (non-luxury) apartments downtown

Portland Press Herald: “The owner of the Clapp Memorial Building at 443 Congress St. plan to convert the upper floors of the seven-story building from offices to housing, creating about 30 one-bedroom and studio apartments in downtown Portland. Northland Enterprises said the company plans to charge about $1,200 a month for the apartments, filling a niche Read More …

Spring Street renewal

Portland Press Herald:  “When the project is complete, the street will be narrower at the intersections, making it easier for pedestrians to cross. One turning lane will be eliminated at three intersections – High Street, Center Street and Temple/Union streets – and the north side of Spring Street will be reduced to one lane for Read More …

Bernie Town Meeting Tonight

Please RSVP in order to attend: http://bernie.to/rsvp-portland. Bernie is coming to Portland for a town meeting to discuss getting big money out of politics, combating climate change, making college education more affordable, and dealing with obscene wealth and income inequality.  

Maine Brewers’ Guild 2015 Beer Festival 

July 25, Thompson’s Point Allagash Brewing Co. Andrew’s Brewing Co. Atlantic Brewing Austin Street Brewery Banded Horn Brewing Co. Barreled Souls Baxter Brewing Co. Bigelow Brewing Company Bissell Bros. Brewing Co. Black Bear Brewery Boothbay Craft Brewery Bunker Brewing Co. Cambridge Brewing Company Dingle Brewing Company (Ireland) Farnham Ale & Lager Foundation Brewing Company Funky Read More …