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Hotel construction begins near Oxford Casino

Construction of a 93-room Hampton Inn has begun on the site across from the Oxford Casino on Route 26 in Oxford.

Eight entrepreneurs get SCORE 'Success Awards'

Lori Valigra |

SCORE, the largest collaborative mentoring organization in Maine, handed out its “Success Awards” to eight entrepreneurs Thursday in a partner event with Maine Startup & Create Week.

Lewiston bank plans to spin off trust dept.

Lewiston-based Androscoggin Bank is seeking permission from state and federal regulators to spin off its trust department into a separate company.

Lewiston car dealer indicted for forgery, theft

The owner of U Turn Auto Sales in Lewiston has been indicted by a grand jury after several customers complained last year that their cars were being repossessed for no reason.

Lewiston charter service buys Rockland firm

Northeast Charter & Tour Co. Inc. in Lewiston has acquired the assets and operating rights of a trolley and limousine service in Rockland.

Oxford Networks to merge with Portsmouth firm

Lewiston-based Oxford Networks has reached an agreement to merge with a Portsmouth, N.H., firm, which it said will make it the largest competitive telecommunications provider headquartered in...

Konica Minolta acquires IT firm with Westbrook, Lewiston offices

Dylan Martin |

National IT giant Konica Minolta Business Solutions USA Inc. announced Tuesday that it has acquired SymQuest Group, a managed IT services firm with a growing presence in Maine.

How Sawyer Fredericks of NBC's 'The Voice' ended up with a Maine-made guitar

Dylan Martin |

When 16-year-old Sawyer Fredericks won the eighth season of NBC talent competition "The Voice" Tuesday night, most viewers probably didn’t know he was playing a...

Lawsuit against Argo could stifle Lewiston project

A legal dispute between Argo Marketing and its former landlord could put a halt on a luxury apartments development being proposed by the company’s founder and CEO.

Deep snow, cold delay start of maple syrup season

Colder-than-normal temperatures and deep snow are delaying the start of Maine's maple syrup season, which traditionally begins in March.