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The owners of Bottles & Cans Downtown Market, Paul Bosse and Stefania Marthakis, plan to open in late fall.

Bottles & Cans Downtown Market in Bangor expects late fall opening

Downtown Bangor denizens may have noticed mysterious signs that recently appeared on the storefront at 48 Main St., the former location of retail outlets including …

Home sales up, prices down during Maine’s busiest month for real estate

PORTLAND | Single-family home sales rose in August, compared with last year, as the median price paid for those homes dipped to $178,000. The …
Chris Dumais, South Portland's information technology director, describes the path a new fiber optic broadband Internet network will take through the city's downtown on Monday in South Portland.

GWI beats out Maine Fiber Co. for South Portland municipal fiber contract

The Biddeford-based Great Works Internet won a deal to install high-speed fiber optic Internet connecting municipal buildings in South Portland, beating …
Nova Star officials announced at the beginning of September the ship's season will end three weeks early.

CDC gives Nova Star failing grade following ship inspection

PORTLAND | One of the worst cruise ship inspections the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it’s ever seen is hitting close to …

Kohl’s rebuilds, reopens in Biddeford after former building was sinking

Kohl’s in Biddeford is no longer in a sinking building and is back open for business. Kohl’s closed earlier this year because …
Theresa Cunningham (right) of Carmel and a man who preferred not to be identified enjoy the fountain at Bangor's Cascade Park in August 2007.

Emera reopening talks about new Bangor substation planned for behind Cascade Park

Emera Maine is ramping up its efforts to build a new substation behind Cascade Park to feed an increasing appetite for electricity …
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Feds sue for-profit college network of predatory lending, phony career services

It’s likely that only a small percentage of Maine’s college-age students have even heard of Everest University, Heald College and WyoTech. The three schools are …

Report: Maine workplace deaths dropped in 2012

PORTLAND | The number of people who died in 2012 because of work-related accidents …

Bangor startup weekend reboots, reschedules business creation event

Bangor’s first startup weekend, where aspiring entrepreneurs gather to brainstorm and develop new business ideas, …

Survey: US gas prices fall 9 cents over two weeks

The average price of a gallon of gasoline in the United States fell by 9 …

Maine regulators asked to decide whether to charge electricity ratepayers for natural gas expansion

PORTLAND | The Tennessee Gas Pipeline Co. has asked Maine regulators to make up …

South Portland, GWI team up for new high-speed Internet system in city

The city of South Portland is scheduled to announce early next week …

Cianbro lands $13.8 million bridge repair deal in Kittery

PORTLAND | The Pittsfield-based Cianbro Corp. has won a $13.8 million contract to make …
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