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Old 07-09-2007, 09:26 AM
 
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Hello Everyone,
my Husband will retiree in 11/2Years from the Military, he is original from Texas but i just don't want to live there.
Now i need help with getting any information about Portland , Main. I just fell in love with Maine and now i am trying to convince my Husband!
We are not really want to move to a big city, is there any small cities or towns arround Portland, can somebody tell me something about living there!!

I also need to know any links (Websites) or information about buying houses!!
Goverment Jobs, especially Military Veterans!!
Schools, we have a little daughter!


Every help is highly appreciated
God Bless
Respectfully
MFa.
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Old 07-09-2007, 12:00 PM
 
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Portland Maine is not a huge city. You might be happy in Portland itself. But if you really want a small town feel there are a lot of nice towns around it.

I'm sure others will be able to provide links to housing links. I rent and the website I use is the Portland Press Heralds page. Real Estate in MaineToday.com

As for gov. jobs its best to go to the states website. Also the cities all have their own websites. IMHO the best job site in maine is jobsinme.com. Its where I got my job now!

Best of luck.
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Old 07-09-2007, 01:27 PM
 
Location: Tolland County- Northeastern CT
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Portland with about 65,000 people is by no means huge. South Portland with 24,000 may also fit your needs. Local towns nearby include Westbrook, Gorham, and Scarborough; all under 20,000, with just the right amount of amenities and small town feel.
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