FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: JEN BROOKS August 18, 2016 PHONE: 207-942-6389 jbrooks@emdc.org BANGOR: Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) and SCORE Maine will co-host a workshop entitled “Creating a Website to Help Your Business Grow” on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 from 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM… Read More
    Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) is currently expanding its On-the-Job (OJT) Training Program to add new employer partners. Businesses that are looking to hire new, full-time, year-round employees are needed to recruit and provide training in Office Administration, HVAC, Healthcare, and Construction. EMDC will reimburse partial wages to… Read More
    BANGOR — Eastern Maine Development Corporation announced recently that it has received a $24,000 grant from the Grants to Green Fund of the Maine Community Foundation. The funds will be used for energy efficiency improvements, including mechanical upgrades, sealing window and door sweeps, and for the purchase of… Read More
    Bangor – Eastern Maine Development Corporation and Eastern Maine Community College are offering an IT Fundamentals Training beginning in June. The training, which is free to eligible individuals, will prepare students to sit for the CompTIA Certification and for work as a computer support specialist… Read More
    SEARSPORT, Maine – The Searsport Comprehensive Plan Committee will hold a meeting on Saturday, May 14, 2016, to hear from Searsport residents their thoughts on the future of the community. The committee is asking for assistance from residents to help guide economic development, growth and opportunity in… Read More
    Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) will host a workshop entitled “Hire, Train and Retain” on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 from 9:00 – 10:30 AM. Led by Workforce Development Specialist, Angela Oechslie, the presentation is designed for employers who are seeking assistance in hiring, training and retaining employees for… Read More
    Bangor – The US Small Business Administration recently released its October CDC (Community Development Corporation) rating for the SBA 504 Loan product. Eastern Maine Development Corporation (EMDC) received 4 stars, earning a top ranking in the last quartile. CDCs earning 4 stars are considered best performing in turn… Read More
    Gail Sheehan, House Candidate for Brewer, along with the Brewer Republican City Committee challenge the Brewer City Council, area businesses and residents to join them for “Fill the Van” on Saturday August 30th from 10am to Noon. The Van will be filled with school supplies for students returning… Read More
    BANGOR, Maine — Over the past year, more than 2,000 people in our community relied on the Bangor Area Homeless Shelter for a clean, safe place to stay, a hot meal, crisis intervention, and community connections. Together, let’s hike for the homeless on Saturday, April 13,… Read More