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Cross adds branding to Patriots’ stadium

Bangor-based Cross Insurance will have its name attached to a new facility opening this summer at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., the home of the New England...

Eimskip boosts shipping frequency

Eimskip has increased its shipping frequency for Portland, bringing the Icelandic shipping company closer to its goal of weekly service in order to better compete with other...

Panel: Shaw’s workers faced discrimination

The Maine Human Rights Commission has ruled in favor of three women who alleged that Shaw’s Supermarkets discriminated against them because of their age when they were laid...

Freeport retail development moves ahead

The Boston-based developer of Freeport Village Station has cleared one hurdle in redeveloping another site into a new retail complex.

Quebec firm buys northern lumber mill

A lumber mill that employs about 135 people in a small Aroostook County town has been purchased by wood-processing company Maibec, which is based in Quebec.

Investor group buys Lewiston manufacturer

Dylan Martin |

A group of investors led by a Windham-based private equity firm announced that it has purchased Lewiston manufacturer Elmet Technologies, just after 33 layoffs were...

King joins Senate tourism caucus

U.S. Sen. Angus King has joined U.S. Sen. Susan Collins and other elected officials on an informal Senate tourism group to help Maine’s tourism industry through...

Cross hires leader for southern expansion

Bangor-based Cross Insurance has hired an insurance industry veteran to lead the agency’s expansion throughout southern New England.

MaineToday Media lays off 8 people

Dylan Martin |

MaineToday Media, the owner of the Portland Press Herald and other Maine newspapers, has laid off eight employees across multiple departments.

Maine unemployment dips slightly in December

Maine's unemployment rate in December was 5.5%, down from 5.7% the previous month and nearly 1% less than it was a year ago.The...