Developers seeking to build a mixed-use, $100-million-plus project on Portland's Thompson's Point peninsula recently distributed updated renderings to city planning staff of what that development would look like when complete.

Major $105 million waterfront development in Portland will force widenings of nearby road, offramps

By Seth Koenig on Feb. 11, 2014, at 10:44 p.m.
Developers hope to construct this condominium building, depicted in an early rendering by Bild Architecture, where an African immigrant church once stood. Developers have since swapped out the blue color scheme with a terra cotta coloring.

Developer plans to demolish former African immigrant church in Portland, build condos

By Seth Koenig on Feb. 11, 2014, at 8:23 p.m.

Bath Iron Works secures $21 million contract for work on new Coast Guard cutters

By Beth Brogan on Feb. 11, 2014, at 6:44 p.m.
Developers plan to demolish the Rite Aid at 713 Congress St. in Portland and replace it with a larger one.

Owner wants to replace high-traffic ‘eyesore’ Portland pharmacy with new one 50-percent larger

By Seth Koenig on Feb. 11, 2014, at 6:14 p.m.
Bangor International Airport announced that United Airlines was returning to the airport to offer seasonal, round-trip service to Chicago effective June 5. It will be the airport’s first direct service to Chicago since United pulled out in 1993 because low passenger numbers made the service uneconomical.

Bangor’s size, ‘tremendous’ summer tourism bring United Airlines back to Queen City

By Whit Richardson on Feb. 11, 2014, at 5:50 p.m.

White House to serve Maine trout tonight

on Feb. 11, 2014, at 5:32 p.m.

Three Maine community colleges selected to compete for $1 million Aspen Prize

By Jen Lynds on Feb. 11, 2014, at 5:31 p.m.
This rendering, submitted to the Portland Planning Board by representatives of Maine Health, depict a 40,000-square-foot expansion of Maine Medical Center in Portland. The expansion will house surgical suites and preparation areas.

Maine Medical Center to begin construction on operating room expansion

on Feb. 11, 2014, at 5 p.m.
Site manager Dave Tonini of the contracting firm CDM walksthrough the former HoltraChem facility in Orrington in 2008 where, among other materials, large amounts of mercury were used to manufacture chemicals for papermaking and other industries.

Maine’s highest court hears appeal of state’s handling of HoltraChem mercury pollution case

By Seth Koenig on Feb. 11, 2014, at 3:28 p.m.

Class A high school basketball state finals will be televised by MPBN

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 11, 2014, at 3:04 p.m.

After 88 years in business, it’s the end of the road for Century Tire in Portland

By David Harry on Feb. 11, 2014, at 1:57 p.m.
The Hannaford store on Route 1 in Yarmouth will undergo major renovations throughout much of the next year.

Hannaford supermarket in Yarmouth to add online ordering, curbside pickup

By Brendan Twist, The Forecaster on Feb. 11, 2014, at 11:07 a.m.
The 30,000-square-foot Brewer Public Safety Building that Nickerson & O’Day finished in 2008 houses the city police and fire departments on Parkway South.

Brewer construction firm has built many local projects

By Michelle Troutman, Special to The Weekly on Feb. 11, 2014, at 10:26 a.m.

Understanding super rates and thresholds for 2013/14

By Oncore Services on Feb. 11, 2014, at 9:37 a.m.

Louis Vuitton, The Perfect LV Handbags

By jorn abrams on Feb. 11, 2014, at 9:31 a.m.

Letting the Workers Decide: The Fight Over Unionization at VW’s Tennessee Plant

on Feb. 11, 2014, at 9:14 a.m.

Tropical Landscape Design and Garden Maintenance Services

By Anne Layman on Feb. 11, 2014, at 4:33 a.m.

Small Business Insurance: Where to Start

By janis conn on Feb. 11, 2014, at 12:07 a.m.

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