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Amy Paradysz

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Merging the functional with the sculptural at Portland Pottery

The way Karen DiCenso describes pottery, it sounds a bit like dating. It’s fun and social. It takes as...

Empowering girls to shine

Karen Heck, Co-founder of Hardy Girls Healthy Women Since the presidential election, advocating for women’s rights and reproductive rights has drifted...

A life dedicated to equal and civil rights

Lois Galgay Reckitt, advocate for abused women and LGBT rights, state legislator When someone tells Lois Galgay Reckitt she looks...

Channeling anger to retain rights

Judy Kahrl, Founder of Grandmothers for Reproductive Rights Judy Kahrl never thought she’d be spending her retirement fighting for reproductive rights....

March Ditch The Couch!

5 upcoming events worth checking out Trailblazer Gala March 18, 6–9 p.m. Congregation Bet Ha’am, South Portland www.empowerimmigrantwoman.org Empower the Immigrant Woman celebrates our...

Lady Lifter

“Lifting is a confidence booster,” says Nastassja Varney. “I feel like a completely different person from when I started,...