Thursday April 17th 2014

Tagged: south portland

Grand Opening @ Easy Day

Grand Opening @ Easy Day
March 14, 2014

It was a special occasion at Easy Day’s grand opening in South Portland.  Customers were invited to check out the…

SoPo needs some t-shirt loving too

SoPo needs some t-shirt loving too
February 26, 2014

Do you have a love/hate relationship with the “bridge”? Do you love telling people where you live based on its vicinity to Scratch? Then these t-shirts are definitely for you.

Hand-forged and upcycled metal jewelry by artisan Chaya Caron

Hand-forged and upcycled metal jewelry by artisan Chaya Caron
December 04, 2013

Chaya Caron makes beautiful jewelry at her studio in South Portland. I caught up with Chaya, who I first met three years ago, to see what she’s been up to and to talk about her upcoming holiday shop that will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters.

My absolute favorite place to go thrifting is…

My absolute favorite place to go thrifting is…
June 13, 2013

Goodwill South Portland (555 Maine Mall Road). A friend recently reminded me that though I’m constantly telling people to go here, and I’m always finding great clothes here, I’ve never actually blogged about it before! Sac le bleu! So for the good of this blog, and the world, I thought I’d take you along on my most recent thrifting trip.

GARY LAMSON- bingo caller

GARY LAMSON- bingo caller
April 29, 2013

Grab your daubber. Get your bingo papers ready. Listen closely, and you might get lucky. Meet Gary. He calls out the numbers the machine selects. Like the players, he moves in an un-choreographed rhythm, reading numbers and letters to the crowd, again and again, until someone calls “Bingo.”

13 things to do this winter that don’t require snow

13 things to do this winter that don’t require snow
February 19, 2013

“It starts snowing in November and we don’t see the ground again until May.” An old roommate once described a Maine winter that way. And while it may historically be true, the winters of recent memory – and, like, right now – don’t seem keen on abiding by the six-months-of-snow-covered-ground rule. It’s been warm-ish in Maine’s southern parts. The snow has melted. And the snowshoeing? Not great at the moment, unless you head farther west or north. So what does one do to keep occupied in Winter when the snow is being elusive? This stuff:

Johnny Cremains gears up to rock Geno’s tonight

Johnny Cremains gears up to rock Geno’s tonight
November 17, 2012

It seems appropriate to preface today’s post with a WOWEEE! Perhaps I sound like a broken record or maybe even a remix of a Rebecca Black song, but there is so much freakin’ cool stuff going on musically tonight that it’s even a bit overwhelming for a gal about town such as myself, but do not fear. I have taken the time to put everything into working order for you so that you can properly decide where and when you’ll bust out some epic Party Pants dance moves this evening. Let’s give tonight a good old look-see, yuh? Yuh.

Bull Moose SoPo opens Nov 17

Bull Moose SoPo opens Nov 17
October 30, 2012

Bull Moose will open its eleventh retail store on Saturday, November 17 in the Mill Creek area of South Portland. Plans for a weekend of events are in the works, starting Saturday with a 3pm performance by Pete Witham & The Cozmik Zombies and Dark Follies.