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Larry Barthlow, elite athlete coordinator for the TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race, runs part of the course with Erin Chalat of Cape Elizabeth last year.

Businesses in Cape Elizabeth offer mixed reviews on Beach to Beacon’s economic impact

CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine — With more than 6,000 runners expected at this year’s TD Beach to Beacon 10K, along with thousands of supporters and spectators, …
East Cove Townhomes would have 14 houses and a commercial space topped by studio condominiums.

Portland developers seek zoning change for new Munjoy Hill project

PORTLAND, Maine — What is an auto service center at 155 Washington Ave. could become the newest entry in the burgeoning Munjoy Hill housing market. …
Michael Rhoads (left)of Bread Alone Bakery in Kingston, New York,  an instructor at the Wood-Fired Production Bakery Workshop, helps Johnny Miley properly fold dough during the 2014 Kneading Conference in Skowhegan on Friday.

Bakeries on the rise in Maine: Skowhegan event energizes entrepreneurs

SKOWHEGAN, Maine — Amy Tyson and her husband, Zachary, had been summering in Kennebunk for years when they realized that amid the clam shacks and …

South Portland farmers market looks to overcome almost yearly moves, slow start

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — The South Portland Farmers Market, in its fourth year, third location, and on a new day, is getting mixed — but …

‘All hell has broken loose’: Kennebunk residents fight plan for Lower Village hotel

KENNEBUNK, Maine — Residents on Monday blasted a proposed contract zone that would allow an 80-room boutique hotel in Lower Village. More than 75 community …
Vaughn Chase (left) owner of Chase's Organic Dairy Farm and former MOO Milk producer, speaks about his decision to join the Wisconsin-based cooperative Organic Valley at the company's Congress Street office.

Wisconsin co-op adds six former MOO Milk farmers, launches ‘Aroostook Initiative’

PORTLAND, Maine — Mapleton-based farmer Vaughn Chase and five others who supplied the now-defunct Maine’s Own Organic Milk brand have signed with Wisconsin-based cooperative Organic …
A team from the University of California-Davis spent time studying Portland's India Street neighborhood in December 2013.

Plan for Portland neighborhood includes historic district protection, new building codes

PORTLAND, Maine — Combine five working groups, five goals, six vision statements, 13 principles and 14 critical actions, and the sum is the draft for …
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Basket case in Biddeford

Pulling into the Market Basket in Biddeford yesterday we found …

Judge lifts 56-year-old consent decree on lobster fishing group

PORTLAND, Maine — In a ruling that was expected, a …

Downeast LNG proposes expanded project, submits request to energy regulators

ROBBINSTON, Maine — Downeast LNG has submitted a pre-filing request …

Land from failed Damariscotta business and residential development to be auctioned

DAMARISCOTTA, Maine — The Damariscotta properties where a group of …

Athens biomass plant to get $30 million investment

ATHENS, Maine — In a deal that would trigger about …
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