|Maine Medical Center as viewed from the University of Southern Maine. Deering Oaks Park is in the foreground.|
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Here are a few top-notch photos taken by people other than myself. Want to share some of your photos here with my 5,000 unique monthly visitors? Upload them to the Portland Daily Photo Flickr Group, the Facebook Group, or email them over to me. Once a month I usually share one photo per person and link back to their Flickr profile or other site of their choosing.
|Portland, Maine by JBattis.|
|Grand Trunk Railway Steamship Offices / India Street Terminal (1903) – corner detail by Don Shall.|
|Portland, Maine from the Bug Light Park by Zach Beane.|
|Commercial Street by Scott Anderson.|
|Alleyway behind David's Restaurant by Nancy Ciocca.|
|Portland Sky by Paul Noble.|
|Flying Fish by Steve Stracqualursi.|
|Waves on Peaks Island by Henry Leiter. Check out his photography website, HenryFoto.com.|
|Bug Light Lighthouse by Mike Davis.|
Labels: Reader Photo
Monday, May 20, 2013
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Here are some updates to my last "Building Boom" post from February.
The Bay House condos continue to rise over Middle Street:
The Hyatt Place Portland, seen here from Fore Street, rises (I'm digging the reduced traffic lanes):
Nearby we have the future Courtyard by Marriott on Commercial Street:
It looks like phase one of the Civic Center renovations, the part involving the Free Street entrance are complete.
Now onto phase two, which involves the Free Street and Center Street sides.
The Danforth on High condos are moving right along.
And the Pearl Place Phase II development in Bayside is complete:
Friday, May 17, 2013
Thursday, May 16, 2013
|The H.H. Hay building at the corner of Monument Way and Free Street. The name comes from the business that used to operated out of the building, named H.H. Hay Apothecary. This is the "lower" Hay building, the other being at the top of Free Street.|