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FairPoint, unions ratify contract, end dispute

FairPoint Communications has ratified a new contract with two unions that had been striking for months, a move that will allow 1,800 members across Maine and two other states to...

FairPoint, unions near deal

FairPoint Communications and two unions have reached a tentative agreement on a new contract that could end a four-month strike and bring employees back to work.

Tilson Technology raises $600K from Buffalo firm

Tilson Technology Management Inc., a Portland-based telecommunications services provider, has raised $600,000 in venture capital as part of a $2.2 million equity capital...

FairPoint strike was nation's largest in 2014

The ongoing strike by FairPoint Communications workers was the largest, continuously running work stoppage in the country last year, according to a new federal report.

Time Warner hosted outing for state lawmakers

Time Warner Cable, Maine’s largest Internet provider, provided a steak dinner and footed the lodging bill for some state lawmakers at an overnight "education...

New wireless ISP gets Pine Tree Zone status

Redzone Wireless LLC, a newly formed wireless Internet service provider in Camden, has been certified as a Pine Tree Development Zone company.

Kemp Goldberg changes name to reflect agency's values, growth ambitions

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It was an unusual assignment for Kemp Goldberg Partners.But after the Portland-based advertising and public relations agency lost...

Labor board dismisses FairPoint complaints

The National Labor Relations Board has indicated that FairPoint Communications was not bargaining in bad faith with striking workers, according to the company.

PUC: Don't give $62.8M subsidy to FairPoint

The Maine Public Utilities Commission said FairPoint Communications should not receive a requested $62.8 million subsidy from the state that would help pay for basic telephone...

DeLorme scores important court victory

DeLorme Publishing, the Yarmouth-based company that makes the Maine Atlas and Gazetteer, scored an important court victory this week in a patent infringement lawsuit, but its legal...