Category: What’s Up Downtown

Portland Downtown & 75 State Street beautify downtown alley

  PORTLAND — Beauty is its own excuse for being, says Emery Goff. Though not her original quote, but something first recorded by American Transcendentalist poet Ralph Waldo Emerson, the 87-year-old resident of 75 State Street said beauty itself was reason enough to add color to the Lower Exchange Street alley. Goff and a handful

What makes you swoon?

  “I’m in a love affair with Portland, Maine. It’s real, it’s deep, it’s never ending. I’m never leaving.” We couldn’t agree more, Josh, and (with Valentine’s Day upon us) we thought we’d take a look at some of the swoon-worthy events happening this weekend. Be sure to get out and discover more to love in

Love is in the air

  One-of-a-kind restaurants. Phenomenal shopping. Awesome entertainment. Fascinating museums & galleries. Gorgeous views at every turn. There’s no doubt about it: there’s a lot to love about Portland! In celebration of all the swoon-worthy things about our little city (and Valentine’s Day, of course!) our Congress Street office windows are getting a makeover…and we need your help!