Portland, Maine

Yes. Life's Good Here

Mobile Navigation

Join: Create your profile >

Anna

I get to work with the the most amazing artists while they're still students!

Job Director of Student Engagement and (Non-Practicing Playwright) / Maine College of Art

Lives In Parkside

General Butch about town.

Engagement: not just about marriage anymore!

Why did you choose Portland? I wouldn't live anywhere else in Maine (and I'm a native Mainer.)

Who are Portlanders you admire and why? The faculty, staff, students and alumni at Maine College of Art. There is some amazing stuff happening here. Porteous is the homebase. Portland is the incubator. The rest of the world is the benefactor!

What do you like to do with out-of-towners? Depends on their interest, but food always is central to my Portland tours!

Where's your "happy place" on the peninsula? Shay's in Monument square.

What's your favorite indulgence and where do you find it? Nut free truffles at Dean's Sweets on Middle Street. I have a nut allergy. Seen the NONUTZ plate? That's me!

What's the most under-appreciated place or thing in town? Rosie's on Fore Street. Place is a gem!

Describe your perfect night—and the following morning—in Portland. Drinks at the Armory or Shay's, Dinner at the Grill Room, play at Portland Stage or film at the Nick, a little nosh or nightcap at the Chocolate Bar. The next day, brunch at the Corner Room.

Do you have a serendipity spot? Where do you always bump into good people? Always on Congress street!

Other Portlanders

Christopher Papagni

Share vital information/critical feedback that can help you grow your business

Claire Stretch

Loving life through art, food and boats.

Julie Natale

Making it happen daily!

Milan Nevajda

I support community building and creativity

Marc Sirois

Creative soul with passion for technology, food, and the arts

Leon Vanella

Addicted to capturing and interpreting the world around me.

Matri Lamb

I find the words that bring the funds.

Clint Fulkerson

simply complex

Andy Verzosa

Arts & culture impresario

2° Portland Connector

Jennifer Hutchins

I promote and support Portland's creative economy

Caleb Mason

I publish literary fiction on ebooks.

2° Portland Connector

Zeke Callanan

I help motivated people and companies move confidently toward their goals.