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Eight Portland apartment buildings sold for $7M, One Monument Way sold

Laurie Schreiber |

A mechanism to defer capital gains taxes helped clinch the sale of eight apartment buildings in Portland in a $6.965 million deal and led to the sale of a prominent office and retail building in...

UNE professor receives $493,000 in NOAA grants to study fisheries

A University of New England marine sciences professor was recently awarded two federal grants totaling more than $493,000 to fund studies aimed at improving the commercial fishing industry and the...

Developer proposes new hotel near Portland’s eastern waterfront

A developer is proposing to build a six-story hotel with condos on the top floor near Portland’s eastern waterfront, the Portland Press Herald reported Tuesday.

Bangor Savings Bank announces $10 million Portland expansion

Bangor Savings Bank announced in a press release Tuesday morning that it would be revealing plans for a $10 million expansion Thursday.

DiMillo's Yacht Sales acquires Acadia Yachts in Maryland

Portland-based DiMillo’s Yacht Sales announced Monday it had acquired Acadia Yachts Sales, a yacht dealership and brokerage firm in Oxford, Md.

Maine Medical Center unveils $40M operating room wing

James McCarthy |

Portland's Maine Medical Center unveiled its state-of-the-art $40 million operating wing Monday, a two-story vertical expansion erected on top of the medical center's lower Bean Building near the...

Portland sustainability startup wins $100,000 investment in pitch competition

Rapport, a Portland startup that develops software for businesses to track sustainability metrics, won a $100,000 investment from AOL founder Steve Case's investment company during a pitch...

Benjamin Shaw's Vets First Choice bites into traditional distribution

Lori Valigra |

Benjamin Shaw focuses calmly and steadily on his visitor during a recent interview at his Portland office. The only "tell" that there's intensity behind his quiet demeanor is...

Holy Donut owner Leigh Kellis leverages doughnut sales with smart data collection

Jennifer Van Allen |

Five years ago, Leigh Kellis was a single mom living in her parents' attic, bartending at Enzo Wine Bar and on the verge of becoming a Spanish teacher.

Distillery to open in Thompson's Point next year

A distillery plans to open a production facility, tasting room and space for private events at Thompson's Point in Portland next year, the Portland Press Herald reported Tuesday.