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Startups in UMaine and MTI accelerator to pitch investors after completing program

The four Maine startups in a pilot accelerator program launched in September by the University of Maine and the Maine Technology Institute will pitch their ideas at a showcase event next month in...

Bangor Daily News buys St. John Valley Times

Bangor Daily News’ owner Bangor Publishing Co. has acquired the 58-year-old St. John Valley Times weekly newspaper from Walls Newspapers of Birmingham, Ala.

Upgrade planned for Maine Air National Guard rescue station

U.S. Sen. Angus King toured the Maine Air National Guard's 101st Air Refueling Wing's fire crash and rescue station in Bangor on Thursday, two days after the Senate approved two bills that would...

Maine native wins $1 million TED Prize for her work in archaeology

A Bangor native has been awarded a $1 million prize from the TED Foundation to pursue her work in the field of archaeology.

Senior center building in Bangor sold

Hammond Street Senior Center in Bangor has sold its building and shut down operations of the senior community organization.

BJ's Wholesale Club to open third Maine store

BJ's Wholesale Club is opening the doors to its third store in Maine on Saturday in Bangor, where the wholesaler has hired 85 employees.

Hollywood Casino fighting with city of Bangor over tax valuation

Hollywood Casino in Bangor is appealing the city’s valuation of its Main Street properties and leases, saying the city overvalued them by more than half.

Bangor Savings Bank to sponsor UMaine women’s basketball

Bangor Savings Bank will be the title sponsor of the University of Maine’s women’s basketball team for the next three years, the university’s athletic department and its multimedia...

Emera makes case for $175M in transmission projects in northern Maine

Last week, the Maine Public Utilities Commission began its investigation into Emera Maine's plan to complete 32 transmission projects over the next five years, expected to cost $175 million and raise...

First part of EMMC's $305M expansion to open next year

The first phase of a $305 million expansion project at Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor is expected to open by the end of March 2016, the Bangor Daily News reported Monday.