Tag Archives: Portland

Image of Loch Ness Monster in Portland making waves online

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After record breaking rainfall drenched most of the state yesterday, images of the flooding have been widely shared on social media. As Mainers recover from the intense soaking, and others warn of more impending storms, a doctored image of the Loch Ness Monster swimming in downtown Portland is quickly reaching viral status. Jamie White of […]

Maine native in viral video coaching Carmelo Anthony


About 24 hours after superstar basketball player Carmelo Anthony shared a video of an off-season workout in New York City, over 1.4 million people have viewed it directly. In the video, Anthony, who plays for the New York Knicks in the NBA, drains 8 shots on 8 attempts, and that apparently has New York fans excited […]

Popular Portland band seeks public’s help finding stolen guitar

Photo from the North of Nashville Facebook fan page.

Anyone who’s followed the Portland music scene for the past several years has heard about the band North of Nashville. The band, which was founded in 2010, plays a hybrid style of country described as “contemporary country with an outlaw attitude,” and has cultivated a loyal local following as well as regional and national recognition. […]

Owner of Portland diner defends screaming at baby


A Sunday morning Facebook post by Darla Neugebauer, owner of Marcy’s Diner in Portland, defending her actions after screaming at a baby in her restaurant for crying, went viral within hours. The post, which garnered over 1000 shares, 1500 likes, and 4500 comments by Sunday night, has since been deleted, but not before triggering a torrent of both negative […]