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Supported by the City of Portland’s Office of Economic Opportunity in partnership with the Portland Regional Chamber

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Community Highlights


Portland Adult Education Launches Education Academy: 

The New Mainers Resource Center at Portland Adult Education will be offering a new program, the EDUCATION ACADEMY, which will start in January 2019.

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Creative Portland Presents HEAR HERE

A concert showcasing some of Portland's stellar musicians and performing arts gems at Merrill Auditorium.

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Fill out our questionnaire (in English or French) for a chance to win tickets!


New Report Highlights Hidden Talents of Maine’s Immigrants

“Being able to understand and support these skilled professionals through a licensing process or in utilizing as much of their training as possible will benefit us all.”

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Poem by Kifah Abdulla

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Portland Press Herald Photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette

Portland Press Herald Photo by Shawn Patrick Ouellette

Chorus Of Female Immigrants From Portland Area To Sing At The U.N.

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PortLand of Opportunity

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The Office of Economic Opportunity participates in the Leavings & Belongings Project.

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Portland Parks, Recreation & Facilities releases winter Recreation Program Guide

Portland Press Herald Photo by  Brianna Soukup

Portland Press Herald Photo by Brianna Soukup


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