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  • Arts Calendar: April 22 to May 5

    Greater Portland Books/Authors Wednesday 4/22 "Closer All the Time," Brown Bag Lecture with author Jim Nichols, noon, free, Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, 871-1700. Tue...

  • Dishin' That: Kids eat free, adults pay the price

    Last week’s column was a bit of a dissertation on why some children behave poorly in restaurants, and who, if anyone, is really to blame. One reader called it a “cultural reflection, also mirrored in other areas of American life, but not overseas.” Another sang to the cho...

  • Arts Calendar May 5-12

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Wednesday 5/2 Brown Bag Lecture Series presents John MacDonald, 12 p.m., Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, 871-1700. Th...

  • Out & About: Season draws to a close with musical theater, concerts

    The end is coming. That’s one message from this week’s arts and

  • Arts Calendar April 25-May 6

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Thursday 4/26 Merrill Memorial Library Readers Circle discussion of "The Tigers Wife," 7 p.m., Merrill Memorial Library, 215 Main St., Yarmouth, 846-4763....

  • Dining Dish: Counting calories, countdown to Tao

    With temperatures rising and beach weather approaching, health-conscious diners may want to know how many calories they consume when dining out. With the help of a local initiative, Smart Meals for ME, more restaurants are sharing nutritional information with their customers. In Portland, ...

  • Out & About: Antje Duvekot, Alvin Ailey Dance visit Portland

    For the second consecutive weekend, a top singer-songwriter from the Boston area visits One Longfellow Square in Portland: Antje Duvekot is a German-born musician who has just released an album that’s intriguingly titled “New Siberia.”

  • Arts Calendar April 18-29

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Wednesday 4/18 Jonathan Aldrich Poetry Reading and Lecture, 1 p.m., Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, 871-1700. Thursday 4/19

  • Theatre company relaunches in Portland, Bath with 'Lascaux'

    PORTLAND — More than 70 years ago, a group of kids stumbled upon the Lascaux cave, a treasure trove of ancient art in southwestern France. In writing a play based on that now-legendary discovery, Kevin O'Leary found some artistic insights of his own. The Portland resident, an ...

  • Arts Calendar April 11-22

    Greater Portland Books & Authors Wednesday 4/11 Storytelling Evening with the Maine Organization of Storytelling Enthusiasts, 6:30 p.m., Portland Public Library, 5 Monument Square, Portland, 871-1700.