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Man breaks into neighbors home and attacks dog Saturday, 29 November 2014, 4:39 am

In Portsmouth, a man is taken into custody for strangling his neighbor’s dog.

Source: Local News Local News |

Biddeford man wanted for hitting, killing mother arrested Friday, 28 November 2014, 8:45 pm

A Biddeford man accused of leaving the scene of an accident that killed his mother is arrested in Sanford on Friday afternoon, according to Biddeford police.

Source: Local News Local News |

Protestors use Black Friday to slam Walmart pay, hours Friday, 28 November 2014, 8:20 pm

About a dozen protestors rally outside the Walmart in Scarborough Friday afternoon, calling on the company to improve pay and hours for its employees.

Source: Local News Local News |

CMP deploys hundreds to restore power lost in holiday storm Friday, 28 November 2014, 5:20 pm

Central Maine Power Company says fewer than 25,000 outages remained Friday morning after a Nor’easter that barreled through Maine Wednesday afternoon to Thursday morning left nearly 104,000 customers. […]

Source: Local News Local News |

Power outages disrupt train service Friday, 28 November 2014, 4:01 pm

Amtrak cancels two trains between Portland and Boston on Friday, citing ongoing power outages in New Hampshire.

Source: Local News Local News |

Benefit for Hollis horsebreeders after house fire Monday, 24 March 2014, 8:53 pm

SCARBOROUGH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Horsebreeders Marc and Peggy Tardiff may have lost almost all of their posessions in a house fire last month, but they gained a community of support.

Source: WCSH-TV - Top Local Stories WCSH-TV – Top Local Stories |

Danforth couple charged with trafficking meth appear in court Monday, 24 March 2014, 8:49 pm

MACHIAS, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Allen Richardson and Tabbatha Osnoe went before a judge in Washington County Superior court in Machias. Both are charged with trafficking meth.

Source: WCSH-TV - Top Local Stories WCSH-TV – Top Local Stories |

Experts say meth problem in Maine appears to be growing Monday, 24 March 2014, 8:47 pm

BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A Danforth couple being charged with the sale of methamphetamines this past weekend once again shed light on the issue of meth in Maine. It’s a drug that state official. […]

Source: WCSH-TV - Top Local Stories WCSH-TV – Top Local Stories |

Police make one arrest in weekend arson fire Monday, 24 March 2014, 8:45 pm

PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Police in Portland have made an arrest in an arson fire behind the Portland Museum of Art Sunday night.

Source: WCSH-TV - Top Local Stories WCSH-TV – Top Local Stories |

The "Give America a Raise" bus tour rolls into Bangor Monday, 24 March 2014, 6:45 pm

BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER)– It was the first of many stops on a national campaign to raise the federal minimum wage. The ‘Give America a Raise’ bus rolled into Bangor Monday demanding the federal. […]

Source: WCSH-TV - Top Local Stories WCSH-TV – Top Local Stories |

Lunchtime anti-war protests scheduled Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 2:54 pm

Lunchtime “Brownbagger Vigils” urging Congress to cut off funding for the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq will be held today in front of the the offices of Maine’s two members of the House of Represen

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | Edward D. Murphy

Portland traffic: Washington Ave. one lane Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 1:16 pm

Portland Water District crews are working today and tomorrow on Washington Ave. between Oxford and Monroe streets.

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | From Staff Reports

50-foot sinkhole opens in Rockland road Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 1:10 pm

ROCKLAND — Officials in Rockland say they don’t know what caused a 50- by 25-foot sinkhole to open in about 90 minutes.

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | The Associated Press

Portland woman survives cut on ‘Idol’ Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 3:36 am

A Portland woman who was invited to Hollywood to continue auditioning for American Idol survived for at least one more night.

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | David Hench

Saco crash sends two to hospital Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 12:07 am

  SACO — Two people were sent to the hospital with serious injuries following a head-on collision on North Street in Saco today.

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | David Hench


Location, Hours, etc.

Fresh Approach Market
155 Brackett Street
Portland, ME | 04102
207-774-7250

Store Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:00—7:00
Saturday 9:00—7:00
Sunday 9:00—5:00

Across the street from
Reiche Elementary School

Plentiful Parking!