More Than Just Dinner’s on the Docket at Maine Restaurant Week 2011

PORTLAND, Maine — Restaurants across the state are gearing up for the third annual Maine Restaurant Week, taking place March 1-12. Restaurants around Maine will participate in the event by featuring special three-course dinners ranging in price from $20-$40. Some restaurants will also offer three-course prix-fixe lunches from $15.

Restaurant Week celebrates the vibrancy and richness of Maine’s culinary traditions while giving restaurants a much-needed boost during the slowest time of the year.

More than seventy restaurants are already registered for the March 2011 Maine Restaurant Week, from Eliot to Bangor to Rockland. A list of participating restaurants and featured menus is available on

Kicking off Maine Restaurant Week is The Signature Event™, on Monday February 28 at the Masonic Temple in Portland.



Enjoy an open house setting at, The Landing at Pine Point, with our featured series entitled "BE OUR GUEST WEDDINGS".
We'll present an inside look at the finer points on Southern Maine's most impressive locale. The Cityside Events team will feature planning, management & production hints to give you the inside track to a most stress free & cost effective planning process.

Our itinerary includes cocktail reception with cash bar, table sets, sampling of foods, desserts and a music showcase from 6:00-9:00pm with a continued after party from 9:00-11:00pm.

You can also enter a chance to win the best facility in New England by attending.

Our showcase is free, but it is required that you RSVP to or 207-774-4527 See the best that Cityside Events and The Landing at Pine Point have to offer!

Project Linus - Blankets needed

Project Linus - Blankets needed

It’s hard to believe that it’s the end of January already.  The year 2010 is just a memory – and it’s amazing that for Project Linus of Cumberland County, we delivered a grand total of 1651 blankets!  Wow!  Thank you everyone for contributing.  So many children. .

South Portland High School Musical

South Portland High School Musical

Opening night of Les Miserables is tonight, Friday, Feb 4 @ 7:00 at the South Portland High School Auditorium.


Maine State Federation of Firefighters fundraiser at all 3 Texas Roadhouse's

Maine State Federation of Firefighters fundraiser at all 3 Texas Roadhouse's


Please come to the Texas Roadhouse

 in Scarborough, Bangor, or Augusta


Tuesday, March 8th  

and support

the Maine State Federation of Firefighters.



Bring the special voucher to the restaurant

on March 8, 2011,<

NBA Hall of Famer Joins Maine Credit Unions to Announce Record-Setting Fundraising For Ending Hunger

Who: Maine Credit Unions’ Campaign for Ending Hunger
Formal announcement of the final amount raised by Maine’s credit unions for the
2010 Maine Credit Unions’ Campaign for Ending Hunger.

Cape Elizabeth Planning Board meeting

The Cape Elizabeth Planning Board meeting scheduled for February 15th is cancelled due to a lack of projects submitted for review. The March 15, 2011 meeting has been moved to March 17th to allow Planning Board members to attend training in South Portland. The April 19, 2011 meeting is moved to April 27th.