It’s an invitation that has all the makings of a romantic comedy. In need of dates to take to their cousin’s wedding, two brothers have placed an ad on Craigslist that has gone viral.
(3 months and 1 day ago)
Laurel Bowman of Portland and her fiancée said they've already bought a wedding cake from Portland bakery Pastrygirl and have asked "Ace of Cakes" star Duff Goldman to make a bride's cake for their wedding sometime this summer.
(3 months and 13 days ago)
The wedding industry doesn’t like change. Not doing a bouquet toss? Shocking. Don’t feel like wearing white? How dare you. Macaroon cake? Pssh. So even after smartphones and social networking have transformed our lives, they've only just begun appearing at American nuptials. “The reality is that the wedding celebration now ... More »
(2 months and 19 days ago)
PORTLAND, Maine — Karen Willis always wanted a winter wedding with plenty of snow. Willis got her wish Saturday when she married Gregory Beal at Grace Restaurant on Chestnut Street at about 2:30 p.m. A blizzard and a wedding is a bit of a family tradition, she said Sunday in ...
(3 months and 11 days ago)
PORTLAND, Maine — Fueled by watching her late-night idea to start an online petition go viral, Rep. Diane Russell, D-Portland, has proposed that Maine lawmakers’ pay be cut if the battle over Gov. Paul LePage’s biennial budget proposal results in a state government shutdown. Last Thursday morning, Russell launched an ...
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Portland Public Schools may be able to avoid a previously forecasted $16.9 million budget shortfall with the latest proposal to fund K-12 education, but federal sequestration cuts could still lead to some reductions.
(2 months and 20 days ago)
FREEPORT, Maine – Jenna Eagleton and Caroline Currie have been selected as winners of the 2013 Real Maine Wedding of the Year Contest. They are the first same-sex couple to enter the contest. As grand prize winners, the Portland couple has won their dream wedding, which will be valued at ...
(1 month and 27 days ago)
FREEPORT, Maine — A Maine magazine has awarded a wedding valued up to $100,000 to a same-sex couple for its annual wedding contest. Real Maine Weddings said Jenna Eagleton and Caroline Curry of Portland were chosen from among three finalist couples. Their prize includes the reception, a wedding dress, tuxedos, rings, flowers, and limousine service.
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Portland officials threw their support behind six housing-related bills. But a proposal that would enable local governments to set requirements for affordable housing? Portland was notably quiet.
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The singer spills the details of her fiancé's romantic proposal and gives a wedding planning update
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