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Aimsel Ponti

Aimsel Ponti is a Content Producer at and a music writer for and the Portland Press Herald. She has been obsessed with - and inspired by - music since she listened to Monkees records borrowed from the town library when she was six years old. She bought her first Rolling Stones record at a flea market when she was in 7th grade and discovered David Bowie a year later. She's a HUGE fan of the local music scene and covers it along with national musical happenings in her "Face the Music" column and with artist interviews that appear in print in the Portland Press Herald and online at You'll also find her out and about absorbing live music like a sponge and roaming around local record shops and flea markets. Aimsel is also the host of Music from 207 on 98.9 WCLZ and appears monthly on the News Center Maine TV show “207” to talk of course.

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Posted: March 18, 2019

Can’t Miss Spring events: Fast forward into warmer times

Written by: Aimsel Ponti

Another Maine winter is at least technically in the books, and while the early part of spring might be less than stellar weather-wise, at least the days are longer, and the mercury is inching its way north. We’ve pulled together a bounty of events, both indoors and out, that will put a spring in your step, as Maine comes back to life. From maple-syrup making to baseball games and flying kites, these gateway-to-summer events will surely keep your spirits up. As you peruse these events, keep the immortal words of Maine poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in mind: “The spring came suddenly, bursting upon the world as a child bursts into a room, with a laugh and a shout and hands full of flowers.”

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