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Westbrook prepares to fill big void left by employer

The city of Westbrook is preparing to fill a void that will be left by Disability RMS and its 350 employees when the disability insurance company moves to South Portland in...

Westbrook losing major employer to South Portland

Disability RMS, a disability insurance company with around 350 workers, is planning to leave Westbrook and move to South Portland by early 2016.

Texas insurer pulls out of Maine, cites ACA issues

Mega insurance, a Texas-based company, is discontinuing health plans for about 7,000 Mainers after announcing that it will leave the state as national operations decline.

MTI's second head in a row exits suddenly; Blackstone appears safe

Lori Valigra |

For the second time in as many years, the Maine Technology Institute’s head has exited abruptly.Robert A. Martin, president of MTI, was fired on...

Maine's mortgage closing costs rank 30th in U.S.

Maine has the 30th-highest average mortgage closing costs in the nation, $2,497, according to a national

Cross Insurance makes fifth acquisition this year

Cross Insurance of Bangor has acquired a Northeast Harbor-based insurance agency, making it the company’s fifth acquisition this year.

Average ACA premium for Mainers: $99

Mainers paid a $99 monthly premium on average for insurance obtained through the Obama administration’s online marketplace,

Flood insurance hikes make some property buyers think twice

Steeply rising flood insurance rates are making some developers think twice about buying old properties on the water.The...

Fed report says Americans feel climate change impact

Lori Valigra |

The government this morning released its much-anticipated and newest assessment of climate...

Cross Insurance buys Bangor Daily News building

The Bangor Daily News has sold its Main Street headquarters to Cross Insurance.The sale will allow the...