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Colby College: Downtown Waterville investment 'already paying off'

Maureen Milliken |

Colby College's $50 million investment in downtown Waterville is already showing an economic payoff in the local economy, with the 100,000-square-foot Bill and Joan Alfond Main Street Commons...

Colby College to develop Waterville hotel itself

Maureen Milliken |

The college terminated its agreement with Portland-based Olympia Companies in January for the project, which is part of the college's $50 million investment in downtown Waterville.

Auburn loses Lufthansa Constellation restoration project to Germany

After 10 years at the Auburn-Lewiston Municipal Airport, Lufthansa Technik is moving its project to restore its Lockheed L-1649A “Super Star” Constellation back to Germany. The project...

Three counties get $210K boost for economic development planning


The U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration will award $210,000 to Androscoggin, Somerset, and Aroostook counties to foster economic development, support small...

Waterville arts hub renovation gets $2 million boost from Colby benefactor

Maureen Milliken |

The contemporary art gallery that's part of the 93 Main St. renovation will be named for donor Paul Schupf, who has also donated to the Colby College Museum of Art in the past.

Waterville's hot single-family home market isn't cooling down

Maureen Milliken |

Maine's hottest 2017 market for home sales is continuing to stay hot in what's traditionally a bad time of year to sell a home.

Colby, Waterville Creates! collaborate on downtown arts building renovation

A landmark downtown building will be renovated, reduced and developed into an arts hub in a collaboration between Colby College and nonprofit Waterville Creates! Plans for the regional arts hub at 93...

Belgrade Realtors open agency in renovated mixed-use building

Two Belgrade Lakes village upper Main Street buildings have a fresh look, renovated office space and new occupants, including the newly formed Lakehome Group brokerage.

Colby's first Waterville downtown development piece is in place

Maureen Milliken |

The first building in Colby College's multi-property Main Street project is renovated and occupied, and other downtown projects, both the college's and those by others, are following.

Szanton Co. breaks ground on Lewiston's Hartley Block project

Laurie Schreiber |

The Szanton Co. broke ground Thursday on The Hartley Block development in downtown Lewiston, which will create 63 residential units and 4,000 square feet of street-level retail and restaurant space.