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Historic Portland property sells for reduced price

The front portion of the historic Masonic Temple at 415 Congress St. in Portland was sold in an auction Thursday for $1.6 million, nearly half of what its previous owner was hoping...

Pepsi to close Portland, Augusta warehouses

PepsiCo is closing warehouses in Portland and Augusta, a move that will impact 100 employees and could possibly happen within the next month.

Portland, Bangor lag behind national economy

The metropolitan areas of Portland, Bangor and Lewiston-Auburn were way behind the nation in economic growth for 2013, according to new federal figures.

Portland waterfront property up for sale

Developers are planning to sell a 1.3-acre waterfront property in Portland that connects the Old Port with another waterfront parcel that has major redevelopment plans.

Haven's Candies gets new owner, CEO

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Haven’s Candies, a Westbrook-based chocolate maker, has been sold to a Freeport businesswoman, making her the company’s seventh owner since it was founded in...

Nova Star finds winter route to aid next season

The Nova Star ferry will stay open this winter after finding a winter route that will generate revenue and help the vessel return for a second season next year.

Portland arena likely to outsource management

The arena formerly known as Cumberland County Civic Center may soon hand management over to one of two Pennsylvania-based firms that are currently in talks with the arena’s...

Maine boombox startup plans to take on Bose

Two Portland entrepreneurs have successfully raised $60,000 for their Kickstarter campaign goal to launch a sturdy, waterproof and Bluetooth-enabled boombox, just after the Maine...

Portland travel agency acquired by Denver firm

Hurley Travel Experts, a Portland-based travel agency founded in 1993, has been acquired by the larger, Denver-based Direct Travel Inc.

Over 52K Maine credit cards appear on black market

More than 52,000 Maine credit cards have appeared on a black market website, most likely as a result of a data breach at Home Depot, a