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A merger of Lewiston and Auburn would save money, but critics worry at what cost

Lori Valigra |

Rhetoric about the pending November referendum to merge Lewiston and Auburn is heating up.

Industrial space crunch moves north: L/A’s industrial space is in demand

Laurie Schreiber |

Todd Spencer's phone has been ringing off the hook. Spencer is the property manager for Lewiston-based real estate owner, developer and contractor Gendron & Gendron, whose owner and...

Top Gun regional business pitch finalists announced

Staff |

The winners of the Maine Center for Entrepreneurial Development's Top Gun semi-final events were announced after regional pitch-offs in Bangor, Lewiston/Auburn, Rockport and Portland.

Sen. King: Review of Katahdin has 'economically chilling effect'

Staff |

U.S. Sen. Angus King urged the U.S. Department of Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to reaffirm the status of Katahdin Woods and Water National Monument.

Pineland Farms buying former Grants Dairy

Maine's largest cheesemaker plans to consolidate its cheese production operations at the former Grants Dairy in Bangor, creating up to 50 jobs.

Baker Newman Noyes program gives it a leg up on recruiting

Renee Cordes |

Baker Newman Noyes hosted 37 accounting majors last week to get a a running start on recruiting new interns.This year's volunteer activity involved landscaping and other physical labor at YMCA camps...

Historic Naples pub and eatery fulfills buyer's dream

Gary Skellett fulfilled his lifelong dream of owning a small restaurant and pub when he purchased the popular Bray's Brew Pub and Eatery, located in a Victorian-style farmhouse at 678 Roosevelt Trail...

Auction set for former Madison paper mill equipment


New Mill Capital Holdings, in partnership with Perry Videx and Infinity Asset Solutions, will hold a three-day online sale for more than 3,000 pieces of paper mill equipment in Madison.

Sports apparel manufacturer plans to relocate to Farmington

A sports apparel manufacturer that has outgrown its space in the Franklin County town of Industry is looking to move into the former Skane LTD building in downtown Farmington.

Calais hospital to stop delivering babies by year's end

Calais Regional Hospital, citing heavy losses due to a decline in baby deliveries since 2007, will close its obstetrics department by the end of the year.