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Husson nets $20K grant for cardiac research

The Husson University School of Pharmacy has received a $20,000 national grant for research aiming to improve the outcomes of patients receiving cardiac stents.

MTI, UMaine launching new startup program

The Maine Technology Institute and the University of Maine are launching a startup accelerator program in Bangor next month for up to three startups that have “high-growth potential.”

Chick-fil-A to open first Maine location

National restaurant chain Chick-fil-A plans to open its first location in Maine next year.

Bangor delays vote on minimum wage increase

Citing the need for more information, the Bangor City Council has voted to delay any action on a minimum wage increase until after this November’s election.

Bangor to vote on minimum wage increase

The Bangor City Council on Monday will decide whether to increase the city’s minimum wage from $7.50 an hour to $8.25, with subsequent increases made in the next few years.

Growth spurt: The County Federal Credit Union expands its offices, assets under new CEO

Lori Valigra |

Rising over the lobby of The County Federal Credit Union's newest branch in Houlton is a wall-to-wall replica of nearby Gateway Crossing footbridge, which stretches across the Meduxnekeag...

New lead biologist for lobster monitoring program

Kathleen Reardon, who has coordinated the state Department of Marine Resources' lobster monitoring programs for the past 10 years, has been named the lead lobster biologist for the state.

Tilson awarded $270K for broadband project

Portland-based Tilson Technology Management has won a $270,335 contract to design, engineer and build a broadband network in a section of Ellsworth that includes the city's Commerce Park, an...

Alfond siblings tie in list of wealthiest Mainers

The two richest Maine residents are siblings Bill and Susan Alfond, each with an estimated net worth of $1.2 billion, according to a Forbes magazine ranking.

Downtown Millinocket group shuts down

A group aimed at boosting Millinocket's downtown has folded.