By Diane on Sept. 19, 2016, at 9:42 a.m.
ROCKLAND — New Hope for Women, which offers support to victims of domestic violence, dating violence and stalking, will hold a 40-hour training session for individuals interested in volunteering on the agency’s 24-hour crisis hotline. Last year, volunteers on New Hope for Women’s toll-free hotline provided nearly 2,700 hours of …
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 19, 2016, at 9:26 a.m.
The vessel is the final Arleigh Burke-class destroyer awarded to BIW in the Navy’s most recent multiyear contract for destroyers.
By Kathleen Pierce on Sept. 19, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
“It took me 40 years in New York to find the perfect loft in Maine,” said Hewitt, a Lewiston native.
By Anthony Brino on Sept. 19, 2016, at 6:08 a.m.
Despite the termination of an electricity purchase agreement, plans for what would be the largest wind farm in the state proposed for Aroostook County are still on track.
By CBS 13 on Sept. 18, 2016, at 7:18 p.m.
The Olive Garden restaurant in Biddeford has closed, putting about 60 people out of work.
By Marnie Grumbach on Sept. 18, 2016, at 1:59 p.m.
September 18, 2016 (Portland, ME) — Albin, Randall & Bennett (ARB), a public accounting and business consulting firm based in Portland, is pleased to announce that the firm was recently named as one of the 2016 Best Places to Work in Maine. The awards program was created in 2006 and …
By Barry Ritholtz, Bloomberg on Sept. 17, 2016, at 9:50 a.m.
OpEd: We have seen signs that wage pressure is building as the economic recovery grinds on. Enough evidence has now accumulated to suggest it is already happening.
By Fred Bever, MPBN on Sept. 16, 2016, at 6:43 p.m.
Maine’s congressional delegation is trying to step up its defense of Maine’s lobster industry.
By Darren Fishell on Sept. 16, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
Maine’s economy depends more heavily on ship and boat building employment than any other state.
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 16, 2016, at 5 p.m.
U.S. Sens Susan Collins and Angus King and U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin vowed to “investigate” the Coast Guard’s decision.
By Denise Buzzelli on Sept. 16, 2016, at 4:34 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: The Mill Event Space, Moosehead Lane, Dover Foxcroft, Maine For more information: 2072857003; piscataquischamber.com For many years, the Piscataquis Chamber of Commerce has asked the community to nominate their favorite businesses within Piscataquis County. There are certain criteria that must …
By Denise Buzzelli on Sept. 16, 2016, at 3:59 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: The Mill Event Space, Moosehead Lane, Dover Foxcroft , ME For more information: 207-564-7533; piscataquischamber.com The Piscataquis Chamber of Commerce is proud to announce the recipient of the 2016 Piscataquis Chamber Business of the Year Award, Dave’s World of Dover-Foxcroft. …
on Sept. 16, 2016, at 3:25 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016 5 p.m. to 7:45 p.m. Location: URock, 91 Camden St., 4th floor, Rockland, Maine For more information: 800-442-2092; newventuresmaine.org ROCKLAND, Maine — Starting Wednesday, Oct. 5, New Ventures Maine will offer “My Money Works”, a free four-week class to help gain the skills and confidence to stretch your money, …
on Sept. 16, 2016, at 12:04 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Tiller and Rye, Corner of Main and Wilson streets, Brewer, Maine BREWER, Maine — Big Gig, a pitch competition for local entrepreneurs, will host this season’s first pitch-off 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 20, at Tiller & Rye, corner of Main and …
By Hall Internet Marketing on Sept. 15, 2016, at 6:45 p.m.
Hall Internet Marketing has been certified as an Expert by the popular email marketing platform MailChimp. The MailChimp Experts Program serves to vet and recommend agencies based on their experience and proficiency using the platform. Hall has provided email marketing services to its customers for over 15 years on a …
By Beth Brogan on Sept. 15, 2016, at 5:58 p.m.
“We plan to meet with the Coast Guard to understand their selection decision,” said BIW President Fred Harris.
By Darren Fishell on Sept. 15, 2016, at 5:19 p.m.
The percentage of people living in poverty in neighboring New Hampshire and Vermont fell with the national rate last year, but in Maine, the trend is essentially flat.
By Darren Fishell on Sept. 15, 2016, at 3:58 p.m.
Maine telecommunications regulators want FairPoint Communications to pay a $500,000 fine.
Verrill Dana Partner Appointed as Chair of the Advisory Committee on Rules of Evidence by The Maine Supreme Judicial Court
By Verrill Dana on Sept. 15, 2016, at 3:53 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine (September 15, 2016) – Verrill Dana Partner, Thomas Newman, was recently appointed as Chair of the Advisory Committee on Rules of Evidence by The Maine Supreme Judicial Court. The Advisory Committee on Rules of Evidence reviews and proposes amendments to the Maine Rules of Evidence, which ensure proceedings …
By Nick Sambides Jr. on Sept. 15, 2016, at 12:31 p.m.
The lawsuit alleges that company officials fraudulently pocketed millions of dollars rather than repair a damaged boiler that was key to the mill’s profitability.