Real Estate & Construction
Sales of existing single-family homes slowed in April, but that didn’t stop the median sales price from seeing a larger increase.
There are more than 850 job openings at manufacturers around the state, the Manufacturers Association of Maine reports in a new survey. The survey responses were a far cry from those of December...
A top Chinese diplomat and representatives from several Chinese financial institutions attended the Maine International Trade Center’s annual conference Thursday.
The Augusta City Council has approved a tax break that will help Maine Instrument Flight build a new hangar to accommodate more space for customers.
Uber, the San Francisco-based ridesharing service, is beginning operations in Bar Harbor, Old Orchard Beach, Ogunquit and Kennebunk on Friday evening for a summertime...
The Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce has named a former Eastern Maine Development Corp. employee as its new executive director.The...
When 16-year-old Sawyer Fredericks won the eighth season of NBC talent competition "The Voice" Tuesday night, most viewers probably didn’t know he was playing a...
Energy & Utilities
The Maine Public Utilities Commission has decided against reconsidering its controversial decision to essentially cut $38 million from Efficiency Maine’s budget.
Energy & Utilities
The Maine Public Utilities Commission is close to reaching a deal over a long-term power purchasing agreement with a wind project in Somerset County.
Allstate Insurance Co. is planning to add 21 new positions in Maine, citing the state’s "strong economy" as the reason for the expansion.
Jennifer Hooper |
It's no secret that a primary objective of colleges and universities is to prepare undergraduate students for entering the workforce. Of course that means providing an education, but it...
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...
Martin Grohman |
As a newly minted member of the Legislature, I wanted to be on the Energy, Utilities and Technology committee. My goal is for Maine to have the cheapest, cleanest power in the nation. I...
In October 2011, more than a year before his election as Maine's junior U.S. senator, Angus King wrote a commentary for Bowdoin College's student newspaper suggesting that free trade...
Maine's largest private schools
Ranked by total spring enrollment, 2015
|Rank||School, location||Enrollment/Grade span|
|1||Thornton Academy, Saco||1,633/6-12|
|2||Fryeburg Academy, Fryeburg||604 (1)/9-post graduate|
|3||Saint Dominic Academy, Auburn||596/Pre-K-12|
(1) Boarding: 164, day: 440
SOURCE : Each school/Compiled by Roger Magnus.