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USDA loan boosts Snow Pond Center development plans


Snow Pond Center for the Arts will use a $1.8 million ​USDA Community Facilities Loan to upgrade the Bowl in the Pines amphitheater, as well as for several other projects that are part of the...

Bates College to start new science and research building in 2019

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Bates College in Lewiston announced May 17 it will break ground in 2019 on a new science building that is intended to expand science education at the college, embrace advanced technologies and...

Georgia investment firm buys Lewiston-based call center company

ITC Capital Partners, a Georgia-based investment company that says on its website it seeks entrepreneurial partnerships that will achieve a minimum long-term return to its shareholders of 20%...

Second restaurant tenant signs at building redeveloped by Colby

Maureen Milliken |

Money Cat Fried Chicken and Donuts will occupy 2,500 square feet in the former bank building at 173 Main St.

Poland Spring Resort owner inducted into Maine Tourism hall of fame

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The Maine Tourism Association has inducted Cyndi Robbins, owner of Poland Spring Resort, into the its hall of fame.

Top Gun names finalists who’ll compete for $25K prize

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The Maine Center for Entrepreneurs and its partners — the University of Maine, The Lewiston Auburn Economic Growth Council and Gulf of Maine Research Institute — named 10 winners of the...

SoPoCo Work opens for business after South Portland renovation

Maureen Milliken |

The first phase of a 3,700-square-foot office building renovation is finished and is opening this week, while in Waterville, another coworking site will open soon.

Colby, Central Maine Growth Council partner on Waterville free public wifi

Maureen Milliken |

Waterville is getting free public downtown wireless through a partnership between Colby College and the Central Maine Growth Council.

Bowdoin campus earns top grade on national list

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Bowdoin College earned an overall A+ as the second-best college campus in America in a new list by Niche, a Pittsburgh-based web platform that rates schools and neighborhoods.

Dingley Press in line for TIF extension in Lisbon

Dingley Press, which last year completed a $20.7 million expansion at its plant in Lisbon, received an extension of its tax increment financing agreement with the town that was due to expire this...