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Portland Ballet’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream April 10,11

Who can resist a magical forest, love triangles, fairies, and the infamous Puck: it is a Shakespearean classic for all ages. Join us at the performance of A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Porland’s own professional Portland Ballet Company on Friday, April 10. Support the performing arts in Maine and celebrate spring with our friends and colleagues of 118 on Munjoy Hill. The first residents move in the following week!

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Perfect Fit by Jac Oullette Completes Sculpture Collection at 118

Ever seen a small sculpture and wonder what it would like if it were huge? Well, 118 residents and passersby are going to find out. The image shown here is 18 inches in height. 118 developers Chip Newell and Susan Morris asked Jac Oullette to envision a version that is 6 feet in height. It will be installed at the end of April on the 4th floor in the window facing Congress St. Jac Ouellette earned her BFA with a […]

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Residents receive the SunriseGuide Mobile App

The SunriseGuide recently launched a mobile edition. It provides instant access to the special offers when on the go! The mobile edition makes it easy to find what’s close by and keep local favorites right on phones. 118 residents are each being given the mobile app and a print copy of the SunriseGuide as Welcome Gifts to Munjoy Hill and the greater Portland area. Developers, Susan Morris, Chip Newell and Ed Theriault believe in supporting local businesses and making Maine […]

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California Closets customizes storage solutions

As the final phase of construction at 118 takes place, the California Closet team is busy designing  storage areas for the residents, including mud rooms, laundry rooms,  master closets, pantries and office storage.  Each resident is invited to meet with Kristin McGrath, a designer with California Closets and benefit from her expertise and experience (shown here with developer/resident, Susan Morris on the left) as they customize their home.  California Closets has a special package for 118 buyers including discounts and […]

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A Feast of Movies in Maine, March 14-21

Attention fans of film! Hold the dates of March 14-21. Who knew that Portland is the smallest city in the nation to boast an independent, professional Jewish film festival? Maine Jewish Film Festival is a curated program of films that explore the Jewish experience through drama, comedy, documentary and short-film formats. 118 on Munjoy Hill is excited to sponsor what has become one of the best-attended, most well-respected, and highly-anticipated cultural events in the State. Films are shown at the […]

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Open House Sunday, March 1. Noon-3 PM

Stop by the next open house Sunday, March 1 between noon and 3PM. Don a hard hat and check out the design features and quality of construction of 118. On schedule for Spring delivery. Experience the amazing sense of light and volume created by 10 foot ceilings, 8 foot doorways and the huge 7 foot Unilux windows that are German designed and imported. Drywall is up and the concrete between stories is poured. Still time to customize the finishes in […]

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Join us for The Other Place at the Good Theater

118 is delighted to be a sponsor of The Other Place, a recent Broadway hit performed at the Good Theater in the St. Lawrence Arts Center. Join developers, friends and residents of 118 on Saturday, March 7 to see the show. Or buy tickets for any of the 20 performances between March 4-29. Be forewarned that some nights are already sold out. Here’s a synopsis of The Other Place to entice you! “Juliana Smithton is a successful neurologist whose life […]

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118 Acquires Terra Cotta Sculpture by Sharon Townshend

One of three sculptures selected for the windows on each floor above the entrance to 118 on Congress Street is Caryatid II, by Maine sculptor, Sharon Townshend. It was originally shown at the Currier Museum of Art in New Hampshire. “My work has always been inspired by nature, both in the free-standing terra cotta sculpture and the many public art relief murals I have made for Maine schools and libraries. When I work with clay I am part of an […]

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Open Houses Sat. and Sun. Feb 7 & 8. 11 AM-2 PM

Stop by the Open Houses: Saturday, February 7 and Sunday, February 8 between 11 AM-2 PM. Don a hard hat and check out the design features and quality of construction of 118. On schedule for Spring delivery. Experience the amazing sense of light and volume created by 10 foot ceilings, 8 foot doorways and the huge 7 foot Unilux windows that are German designed and imported. Drywall is going up and the concrete between stories and flooring materials are down. Talk with […]

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Nichiha Exterior Panels Going Up

Nichiha was chosen to create a customized color scheme that ties in with the Congress Street streetscape and also provides a state-of the-art innovative moisture management system. Nichiha makes fiber cement Architectural Wall Panels (AWP) in a wide range of textures, colors and finishes. The fiber cement core, clip installation system, and sophisticated drained and back-ventilated moisture management system give the AWP a distinct advantage over most traditional rain screen materials. In addition, these panels ensure there will be no rotting, […]

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