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Waldoboro loses manufacturer, 25 jobs

The Science Source, a Waldoboro-based manufacturer, has moved operations south after being purchased by a Florida-based company in early August.

ALS donations could boost Jackson Lab work

A major surge in donations to the ALS Association prompted by the viral Ice Bucket Challenge campaign could lead to more research work for the Bar Harbor-based Jackson...

Gorham co. gets $1.2M for nuclear fusion project

MEGA Industries, a Gorham-based manufacturer, has received a $1.2 million contract to manufacture components for what could become the world’s largest nuclear fusion...

New Lewiston-Auburn magazine launches this fall

A new magazine covering the Lewiston-Auburn area is set to launch this fall, several months after Lewiston Auburn Magazine shut down when its publisher was arrested on...

LOOKBACK: Celebrating Mainebiz's 20th anniversary

Lori Valigra |

In this shortened work week leading up to Mainebiz’s 20th anniversary edition on Sept. 8, we will run an online feature in our Daily electronic edition to share what we...

Maine’s largest-to-date wind farm gets initial OK

The state has given initial approval of a $398 million, 62-turbine wind farm in Bingham that has been proposed by a subsidiary of the Massachusetts-based First Wind.

Machiasport business reopens, rehires 40 workers

Cooke Aqauculture, a local producer of farm-raised Atlantic salmon among other kinds of fish, has reopened its facility in Machiasport.The...

Head of Central Maine business group resigns

Darryl Sterling has stepped down as executive director of Central Maine Growth Council, an  economic development group that serves Waterville, Winslow, Fairfield and...

UMaine System loses fourth president this year

University of Maine at Machias President Cynthia Huggins will become the state university system’s fourth president to step down within the last three months.

MaineHealth acquires Franklin health network

Franklin Community Health Network is joining the MaineHealth system as its 30th member this October after receiving approval from the state this week.