Portland-based Wireless Partners LLC said it is planning to expand high-speed cellular and broadband service to underserved Down East areas.
The Maine Small Business Development Centers is holding a new business plan competition for small businesses and entrepreneurs in Millinocket, East Millinocket and Medway.
Cumberland-based firm Sevee & Maher Engineers said it was recently granted an exemption by federal regulators to use an unmanned aerial vehicle for commercial...
Sappi Fine Paper North America is planning to appeal a Skowhegan board's decision to deny its request to lower the property tax value of its paper mill by more than $137...
Tourism & Recreation
Hollywood Casino in Bangor is seeking to reduce its property valuation by $36.8 million — a request that city officials are preparing to fight.
Government & Politics
Brad Kane, Hartford Business Journal |
After a summit of the five New England governors on Thursday in Hartford, they all agreed to further collaborate on the region's energy issues but did not commit to any...
Atlanta-based Gray Television Inc. has reached an agreement to buy WAGM-TV in Presque Isle for $10.25 million, calling it one of the most watched local television stations in the...
The largest union at Bath Iron Works is suing the shipyard over allegations that BIW’s plan to change job descriptions is a violation of its contract with workers.
Government & Politics
The Maine Technology Institute and Coastal Enterprises Inc. (CEI) have partnered for a new loan program that seeks to address cash flow issues for Maine companies that receive...
Real Estate & Construction
Sales of existing single-family homes and the median sales price in Maine continued to increase in March. Maine home sales reached...
Christine Williams |
Every three days or so last summer on the island of Vinalhaven, I made the drive into town to stock up. I popped into the grocery store, stopped by the wine shop and checked in at the...
Nancy Marshall |
In marketing, being busy isn't always a good thing.
I like your focus on real business in Maine. We continually underestimate the vibrancy of the Maine economy and often miss the point when we try to stimulate growth. Maine is really a...
Shana Cook Mueller |
While the availability of programs to promote economic development for municipalities are few and far between, Maine law provides one important tool — tax increment financing.
Maine's largest credit unions
Ranked by total assets as of Dec. 31, 2014
|1||Maine State Credit Union, Augusta||$354 million/25,050|
|2||Maine Savings Federal Credit Union, Hampden||$303 million/27.064|
|3||Atlantic Regional Federal Credit Union, Brunswick||$288 million/19,296|
SOURCE : National Credit Union Administration/Compiled by Heide Martin.