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A LifeFlight helicopter is seen in Newport in this February 2013 file photo.

LifeFlight expanding operations in Bangor, adding jobs

LifeFlight of Maine has begun its move to expand operations in Bangor with the introduction of its first fixed-wing aircraft, which will …
U.S. Labor Department Secretary Thomas Perez (left) laughs with U.S. Sen. Susan Collins as she points out the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is actually located in Maine as the two spoke during a press conference on Wednesday at the Portland International Jetport.

Collins shows Maine shipyards to Obama’s labor chief

PORTLAND | U.S. Labor Department Secretary Thomas Perez landed in Maine on Wednesday for tours with U.S. Sen. Susan Collins at Bath Iron Works …
The concept site plan for the proposed Rivalries sports pub and grill in Falmouth.

Developer strips top floor from Falmouth sports pub plan, but opposition remains

The proposal for a sports bar and restaurant near Tidewater Village just got a little smaller. But opponents of the plan for …

Maine jobless rate decreased slightly in April on smaller workforce

PORTLAND | The estimate of unemployment in Maine dropped slightly in April to 4.7 percent from 4.8 percent the month before. April’s decrease in …
The Juice Cellar is now using cashew milk instead of almond milk in their smoothies. The change is in response to the owner Chris Roberts' concern about the drought in California and the amount of water needed to keep them in production.

Bangor cafe pulls almonds from menu due to California drought

Bangor- and Belfast-based cafe owner Chris Roberts has little connection to California, but he is trying to do his part to address the state’s four-year …

IRS: Data thieves gain access to 100,000 US taxpayers’ information

Tax return information for about 100,000 U.S. taxpayers was illegally accessed by cyber criminals over the past four months, U.S. IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said …
Athenahealth workers take calls at their office in Belfast Friday.

Belfast still benefiting from defunct MBNA

When Maryland-based credit card lender MBNA came to Belfast about 20 years ago, it found a small Maine city still reeling from …

Time Warner buys Houlton-based Polaris Cable

Internet giant Time Warner Cable in May purchased the Houlton-based cable provider Polaris Cable for …

Architect submits proposal to redevelop downtown area of Rockland

A local architect/developer has submitted a proposal to the city for transforming …

Cape Elizabeth property owner wants to replace Something’s Fishy with pizzeria

A plan for a new brick oven pizzeria near Kettle Cove …

Houlton Community Market opening Saturday

After a long winter break, vendors affiliated with the local Community Market …

Maine regulators won’t reconsider Efficiency Maine ‘and’ case

PORTLAND | State regulators won’t revisit their reading of a sentence that cut possible …
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