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Lewiston's Agora Grand Event Center goes on the market

The owner of the Agora Grand Event Center in Lewiston and neighboring inn is selling the properties for $1.2 million.

Some L/A merger opponents call for boycott of pro-merger businesses

A Facebook post is calling on opponents of the proposed Lewiston-Auburn merger to put a list together of businesses funding One LA, with an implied call to boycott those businesses.

Auburn food sovereignty moves forward

The city of Auburn took another step forward toward food sovereignty, when the city council gave initial approval to an ordinance that would allow Auburn farmers to sell locally grown food directly...

Bates Mill No. 5 cleanup application to be resubmitted

A funding setback delayed a brownfields cleanup at Bates Mill No. 5, but planned tenants are still looking to move in.

Spirited debate at Lewiston-Auburn merger hearing

No clear consensus emerged at Monday's public hearing in Auburn on the proposed merger of Lewiston and Auburn that is scheduled for a public referendum on Nov. 7.

Revving up for rum production in Gardiner

Craft beer may be king in Maine, but could a rum revolution be brewing?

Immigrant-welcoming food market proposed in Augusta

A group of organizers is proposing to build a food market in downtown Augusta as a welcome center for immigrants.

Red Barn video goes viral over misidentified $200 fine

A video posted by The Red Barn restaurant in Augusta, complaining about a $200 fine for exceeding noise limits at a fundraiser for a veterans' organization, garnered 1.4 million Facebook hits from...

Hartley Block construction to reverse blighted downtown Lewiston parcel

Laurie Schreiber |

A block of historic buildings in downtown Lewiston that were destroyed by arson a decade ago are the site of a major redevelopment project to be called The Hartley Block, which will include a 63-unit...

In tight industrial market, even unlisted properties sell

Laurie Schreiber |

A 42,000-square-foot warehouse/storage building, at 360 Civic Center Drive in Augusta, was never listed.