By Erin Jordan, The Gazette on May 23, 2016, at 9:35 a.m.
Jack DeCoster, 82, of Turner, Maine, and Peter DeCoster, 52, are trying to get out of their jail time.
on May 23, 2016, at 9:08 a.m.
Saturday, June 18, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 12 a.m. Location: Liberty Fire Department, Liberty, Maine LIBERTY — The third annual Donation for the Station ride will take place Saturday, June 18. Registration will be at 9:30 a.m. at the Liberty Fire Department. Kickstands go up at 10:30 a.m. The cost …
on May 23, 2016, at 8:34 a.m.
50% of mobile searches are conducted in hopes of finding local results. Search Engine Optimization (SEO) and Search Engine Marketing (SEM) are extremely effective in getting your business in front of customers who are ready to buy. BDN Maine will optimize your online content and manage your search advertising, to …
By Darren Fishell on May 23, 2016, at 6:25 a.m.
Things are looking up from 2007. In a relatively slow economic recovery, a tightening Maine labor market in 2015 prompted the first perceptible leap in wages, various indicators are up and the price of gasoline to fuel summer travel remains way down, to boot.
By Russ Van Arsdale, executive director Northeast CONTACT on May 23, 2016, at 6:15 a.m.
If you missed Hurricane Preparedness Week (the third week in May), it’s not too late to take precautions that could save lives and/or property.
By Anthony Brino on May 22, 2016, at 7:23 a.m.
After a mild winter, it should be a good year for apple trees in northern Maine.
By Kathleen Pierce on May 21, 2016, at 7:41 a.m.
A family from Lewiston has taken over the iconic Cook’s Lobster House and the Bailey Island Motel.
By Nick McCrea on May 20, 2016, at 6:06 p.m.
The Republican senator joined Brewer city officials, owner Christopher Morley and area beer lovers for the Hardy Street brewery’s ribbon-cutting celebration Friday afternoon.
By Nok-Noi Ricker on May 20, 2016, at 3:02 p.m.
The long empty former Ames Department Store will soon be bouncing with activity when an indoor trampoline park opens in the 40,000-square-foot space, said Lewiston businessman and owner David Cheng.
By Beth Brogan on May 20, 2016, at 1:12 p.m.
The ship is named for Adm. Elmo Zumwalt, a decorated World War II veteran who became the youngest person to serve as U.S. chief of naval operations.
By Darren Fishell on May 20, 2016, at 11:27 a.m.
PORTLAND | Maine’s unemployment rate remained at 3.4 percent as the estimate of people looking for work and those with jobs ticked up for the month of April. The rate of 3.4 percent for April was down from 4.5 percent one year ago. The national unemployment rate was also …
By Beth Brogan on May 20, 2016, at 9:23 a.m.
The largest union at Bath Iron Works filed a lawsuit on Wednesday against the company.
By Darren Fishell on May 19, 2016, at 5:09 p.m.
The city of Ellsworth has landed a state grant to support development of bioscience businesses in the region, as part of a series of grant awards that will also give money to support seafood industry initiatives.
By Reuters on May 19, 2016, at 4:34 p.m.
OTTAWA — Canada approved a type of genetically modified salmon for sale, health officials said on Thursday, the first such animal to be cleared as safe for consumption in the country. The salmon was approved in the United States to be farmed for human consumption last year but has since …
By Meg James, Los Angeles Times on May 19, 2016, at 4:23 p.m.
Charter now is the nation’s second-largest Internet service provider, behind Comcast, and the third-largest pay-TV distributor, behind AT&T and Comcast.
By Maine SBDC on May 19, 2016, at 3:49 p.m.
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Location: Alamoosook Lakeside Inn, Orland, Maine For more information: 780-4420; mainesbdc.org/bucksportbreakfast/ ORLAND — The Maine Small Business Development Centers will host a free small business breakfast and resource fair for entrepreneurs and small businesses 9-11:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 15, at the Alamoosook …
By Greg Roumeliotis and Mike Stone, Reuters on May 19, 2016, at 2:41 p.m.
Any marriage between Bayer and Monsanto could raise U.S. antitrust concerns due to an overlap in the seeds business, particularly in soybeans, cotton and canola.
By Bethany Porter on May 19, 2016, at 11:24 a.m.
PORTLAND — Market Decisions Research announced recently the promotion of Dr. Brian Robertson to vice president of research. Robertson has served as director of research at the company since 2000. Over the past 16 years, he has led the expansion of the firm from one that primarily conducted research for Maine …
By Darren Fishell on May 19, 2016, at 10:24 a.m.
The chairman of the board said the company decided that another industrial firm or infrastructure investor would be better suited to take on the project.
By Joyce Brown on May 19, 2016, at 9:54 a.m.
SCARBOROUGH, Maine – May 19, 2016 – Laboratory instrumentation manufacturer Fluid Imaging Technologies, Scarborough, Maine has recently hired four new talents. • Frances Buerkens as Sales Manager – Aquatic Markets. In this role, Buerkens will be responsible for promoting and selling the FlowCam in algae technology markets. She will also …