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Cross Insurance Arena gets new GM

The Cross Insurance Arena’s management firm has named a new general manager for the Portland arena formerly known as the Cumberland County Civic Center.

Cate Street, GNP owe taxes, seek tax break

New Hampshire investment firm Cate Street Capital and two of its corporate entities owe the town of Millinocket $1.49 million in late tax payments for its shuttered paper mill...

Chicago firm buys Topsham retirement home

A Chicago investment firm has purchased The Highlands senior living community in Topsham, one of the largest and oldest of its kind in Maine.

Osborn, wind developer reach agreement

The town of Osborn has approved an agreement to receive $1.87 million over 20 years in exchange for letting the parent company of First Wind develop 14 wind turbines...

Portland officials mull affordable housing rule

The city of Portland has proposed a new ordinance that would require new residential developments with 10 or more units to set aside a certain amount of units for affordable...

Panel finds Auburn firm discriminated

The Maine Human Rights Commission ruled this week that Auburn manufacturer Tambrands Inc. likely discriminated against a work applicant because of his age.

Co-working space to open in Bar Harbor

A new co-working space in Bar Harbor is expected to open this April, giving professionals and small businesses a new and affordable option for office space.

Oakfield wind project wins court’s favor

A $360 million wind development under construction in Oakfield fought off a legal challenge this week after a federal judge ruled in its favor on Monday.

Lewiston insurer gets lion's share of ACA signups

For a second year in a row, Maine Community Health Options has signed up the majority of Mainers seeking health insurance through the Affordable Care Act’s federal...

Farm equipment worker gets jail sentence

A Searsmont man has been sentenced to nine months in jail for stealing more than $18,000 worth of goods from his employer, Union Farm Equipment, and selling them on eBay.