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Camden National wins approval to buy Bank of Maine

By Darren Fishell on July 27, 2015, at 9:19 a.m.
PORTLAND | Camden National Bank and The Bank of Maine will merge in October, after receiving approval for the $135 million deal from regulators and shareholders. The merger will make the combined bank the largest headquartered in Maine, with about 10.6 percent of deposits in the state, behind TD …
Workers at White Rock Distilleries in Lewiston inspect some of their product.

What’s behind Maine’s business boomlet?

By Matt Wickenheiser on May 11, 2012, at 5:45 p.m.
PORTLAND | A surge of viable economic activity in Maine may help push the state’s business climate in a more positive direction. Although some business analysts say this mirrors the national trend, others are more cautious. Deals of late that have caught notice involve millions of dollars and the …

Associated Grocers property, set at $16M, sells for $5M

By Betty Adams, Kennebec Journal on Aug. 10, 2011, at 4:33 a.m.
GARDINER — Ownership of land and buildings belonging to Associated Grocers of Maine went to the bank that holds a $4.8 million mortgage on the property. Stephen J. Matteo, senior vice president and corporate credit administrator at Camden National Corp., parent company of Camden National Bank, submitted the successful $5 …
David Twombly stands in front of his building, the Knox Hotel in Main Street in Thomaston. The historic building was renovated in nine months with the help of state and federal tax credits.

Fix-up finishes made to historic Knox Hotel Apartments

By Heather Steeves on July 26, 2011, at 6:48 p.m.
THOMASTON | Janet Benner, 70, of Thomaston has lived in the Knox Hotel for 26 years now. So you can imagine when some workmen came in to remove her old appliances, she got defensive. “My fridge and stove were beautiful. They didn’t have to take them,” Benner said. Though …
Silas Rossi guiding ice climbing on Katahdin, Maine's highest mountain.

Maine guide earns international mountaineering and skiing certification

By Rich Hewitt on June 12, 2011, at 8:07 p.m.
CHERRYFIELD | Silas Rossi has his head in the clouds. As a mountain guide, the Cherryfield native spends much of his time atop — and getting to the top of — some of the highest peaks in the country and around the world. He’s the climber roped into the …
Pictured (from left)are Samantha Helander, assistant branch manager for Camden National Bank’s Camden Square branch; Jane Dagley, Camden Market Manager for Camden National Bank; Ginny Vaitones, clinical care coordinator for PBMC’s Cancer Care Center; and Olive Tinker, teller at Camden National Bank and a two-time breast cancer survivor.

Bank donates gas cards to breast cancer patients

on June 07, 2011, at 11:54 a.m.
CAMDEN | Camden National Bank has donated 22 gas cards to the Cancer Care Center at Pen Bay Medical Center. The Maritime Farms gas cards will be given to women with breast cancer who have to travel to receive treatment. This is the fourth year Camden National has provided …

On the Job for Thursday, April 14, 2011

By Matt Wickenheiser on April 13, 2011, at 8:03 p.m.
Camden National Bank has put together an executive management team, with President and CEO Greg Dufour naming five employees to executive vice president posts. The executive team will report to Dufour and, in addition to leading their respective areas of the company, will be responsible for determining the strategic direction …