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Fall arts preview
Our picks for the most anticipated arts events of the season - BY PHOENIX STAFF

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Prepare for the fall

Looking ahead at the season's dramatic arts
The season of theater at USM, Good Theater, Mad Horse, Portland Stage Company, and many more.
By: MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  September 18, 2014

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Summer was stolen

A look at artists who prepared for the fall
From here, the strongest pull of the art season comes—surprise, surprise—from the Portland Museum of Art, where a mostly sculptural assembly of works by Aaron T. Stephan should throw a wrench at the syntax of institutional aesthetics.
By: NICK SCHROEDER  |  September 12, 2014

A deep divide remains

Diverse City
It was understood even 46 years ago that change and true racial equality would not happen until white America experienced a paradigm shift.
By: SHAY STEWART-BOULEY  |  September 12, 2014

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Cruel intentions

This fall, it's time to get heavy
Portland music scene release dates for the fall.
By: SAM PFEIFLE  |  September 12, 2014

The E.C. plan

Politics and Other Mistakes
Independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler has proposed a much-needed change in the way Maine chooses its governor. Under the Cutler plan, the only people allowed to run would be those with the initials E.C.  
By: AL DIAMON  |  September 12, 2014



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Among the stars

Notes from Experiencers Speak 2014, the alien abduction support group
“Consider yourself in a judgment-free bubble ‘til Sunday night,” Peter says, reminding us that information shared over the weekend is “extraordinarily personal.”
By: TEAL GARDELLA  |  September 12, 2014

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How do you like them apples?

Overcome apple fatigue with new varieties
As students trundle off to school, the nighttime temperatures begin to dip, and the daylight lessens, apple trees all across Maine are ripening.
By: KATE MCCARTY  |  September 12, 2014

Voter awareness efforts ramp up

Fill in the bubble
As election season looms a mere eight weeks away, most Mainers are fully aware just how much is at stake in the future of the state. But let’s not take any chances.
By: NICK SCHROEDER  |  September 12, 2014

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Comprehensive Maine farm book due soon


Mary Quinn Doyle has spent the last two years traveling between Aroostook and York counties (and to the 14 in between) learning about and documenting 178 farms. Her compilation will be published this week in a book titled Unique Maine Farms.  
By: HEATHER FORAN  |  September 12, 2014

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Point of contention

Workers, unions, politicians protest FairPoint’s ‘bad faith’ effort
On Monday, hundreds of workers and supporters rallied in Portland to protest to the labor practices—or lack thereof—of FairPoint Communications.
By: NICK SCHROEDER  |  September 05, 2014



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The pull of the earth

The arc of Bernard Langlais at Colby's Museum of Art
Langlais found an authenticity of life on the Maine coast, as well as a lumber yard full of raw material.
By: MARIAH BERGERON  |  September 04, 2014

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A little whine

Munjoy's new Lolita revives a classic narrative
The lessons of Lolita are that something simpler and less challenging can be lovely, and that some cheap wine could really loosen things up.
By: BRIAN DUFF  |  September 05, 2014

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Taking center stage

Acorn bounces from Westbrook to Portland
“I’ve always loved hidden treasures,” says Michael Levine, founding artistic director of Acorn Productions, as he climbs the stairs to the third-floor ballroom of Mechanics Hall, a gem of a historic space concealed in plain sight right on Congress Street.
By: MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  September 03, 2014

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Mind over mind

Greg Klein leaves Dark Hollow for Right of Way
As a string band, Dark Hollow Bottling Company were an awfully good rock band. Much of that spirit continues in Dark Hollow singer Greg Klein’s new project, GK and the Right of Way.
By: SAM PFEIFLE  |  September 04, 2014

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Hello Cruel world

The Wax Tablet
News on Maine hardcore band Cruel Hand's new album, Coke Weed's throwback double-cassette, and a Labor Day funk fest up in Brewer.
By: PORTLAND PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  September 03, 2014



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Aucocisco Galleries ends 15-year run

Walls close in
This month, the longstanding Exchange St. gallery Aucocisco will be closing its doors, ending a 15-year run as one of the most visible and engaged visual art venues in Portland.
By: NICK SCHROEDER  |  September 03, 2014

SPACE Gallery unveils unique new artists' grant

Can't start a fire...
“This is a way for people to fund very inventive projects that take some risk.”
By: NICK SCHROEDER  |  September 03, 2014

Financial hucksterism

One Cent's Worth
Most folks know that getting one’s finances in order involves saving more, spending less, and paying down debt. But these days it’s easy for financial commonsense to become clouded with complications.
By: ZACK ANCHORS  |  September 03, 2014

Pimping and pandering

Politics and Other Mistakes
And so, the excitement of the fall political campaigns begins.  
By: AL DIAMON  |  September 03, 2014

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Celebrity school

Hoopleville
Hoopleville
By: David Kish  |  September 03, 2014


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