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St. Patrick’s Day in Portland 2014

Everyone's favorite Irish holiday is right on the horizon! Just because it's on a Monday this year doesn't mean there's nothing going on! Check out these local favorites and ring in St. Patty's Day in style. Boone’s: All Day St. Patrick's Day Event The perfect place to watch the parade! Live music from 9:30 am-2:30 pm by Lagniappe Trio, featuring members of The Fogcutters, Model Airplane and Sly Chi. Boone’s will be open at 8 am Sunday and … [Read More...]

Wine Down Wednesday at the East Ender

Okay, not so much a "happy hour" as it is a "happy entire evening," the East Ender at 47 Middle Street is the place to be every Wednesday.  All bottles of wine on their menu are half off all night long, so celebrate the end of hump day by toasting with a bottle (or two!) from their wine list. … [Read More...]

Foundation Friday at Flask

Weekend Round-up January 10th-12th

With the holiday season safely in the rear view mirror, it's time to settle in to winter mode here in Portland.  That's no excuse to stay at home on the couch, though!  Use the colder months as reason to drink hearty beer and warm yourself up on the dance floor.  … [Read More...]

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St. Patrick’s Day in Portland 2014

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Once a quarter, Portland Old Port asks its nearly 15,000 Facebook followers to comment on their favorite restaurant in Portland.  This most recent voting prompted over 1,200 fans to submit their favorites .  The results are in, and while there are some changes in rankings since the summer poll, the top spot remains the same: Fore Street. [Read More...]

Supper With Strangers – Portland’s Communal Dining Trend

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Americans, more than people from any other place (besides maybe Siberia) have a huge need for personal space. Mainers specifically have a very large personal “bubble” and it makes sense. Those of us who grew up in Maine (especially the more rural parts) are used to having more trees than people around us, and that’s how we like it. Living in Portland forces us to compromise a little bit of personal space for easy access to great stores, a plethora of museums, and most importantly incredible food. When it comes to dining in Portland, those of us with a large personal bubble are feeling our space requirements tested yet again by an emerging restaurant trend, communal seating. [Read More...]

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