For a state that has a population as old as Maine, retaining recent college graduates is a serious concern. It has profound implications for workforce development, our state and municipal revenue streams, as well as the overall vitality of communities. The latest numbers suggest troubling population… Read More
    Researchers can’t foretell the future completely, but they can project realistic population scenarios based on historical trends. That’s what the Urban Institute has done with its “Mapping Americas Futures” project. For decades, Maine’s birth rate has been declining, and the death rate has been increasing. Read More
    Fluid Imaging Technologies, which manufactures a first-of-its-kind imaging particle analyzer, has been growing — and fast. In addition to attracting lots of capital, it has doubled its number of employees in the past year.  But one thing has CEO Kent Peterson, and others… Read More