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MCED's executive director, Don Gooding, announces resignation

The executive director of the Maine Center for Entrepreneurial Development, Don Gooding, has announced his resignation from the nonprofit effective June 17.

CEI's new CEO is a familiar face in Maine

Coastal Enterprises Inc. announced that its board of directors has unanimously chosen Betsy Biemann as the organization's next CEO. It also promoted Keith Bisson to the position of president.

Director looks at 'Moneyball' as inspiration for PMA's future

James McCarthy |

Mark Bessire, director of the Portland Museum of Art, readily acknowledges it's a fair question to ask why the museum is engaged in a multi-year effort to reimagine itself when its...

Leadership change after 23 years at Maine Children's Home

Laurie Schreiber |

Recently, a woman in her 40s approached Maine Children's Home for Little Wanderers' outgoing executive director, Sharon Abrams, to congratulate her on her imminent retirement. Abrams...

Skowhegan Main Street expands beyond downtown

The Skowhegan downtown revitalization organization is expanding its designated focus area to include all of the town, shifting its focus to economic development throughout the community.

Maine Preservation honors historic rehab and preservation projects

The Maine Preservation honored 16 historic preservation projects throughout the state at its annual awards ceremony last week, including the Press Hotel in Portland and the Mill at Dover-Foxcroft.

Maine organizations to receive $10 million in funding for rural health care facilities

Three Maine health care and community organizations are receiving nearly $10 million in federal loans for the expansion or construction of new facilities.

Arundel Barn Playhouse to be sold

The building housing the Arundel Barn Playhouse is in the process of being sold to owners that plan on creating a live music venue.