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Waterville Main Street leader is giving hope to Maine downtowns

Jennifer Van Allen |

As executive director of Waterville Main Street, Jennifer Olsen is the first one to acknowledge the city's challenges.

Gallery expansion to be reviewed in Rockland

A proposal to build a five-story, $3 million building expanding the Dowling Walsh Gallery in downtown Rockland is going to the city's Planning Board tonight, the Penobscot Bay Pilot reported Monday.

Co-working space slated to open in Westbrook in November

Paul Koenig |

A marketing professional in Westbrook is planning to open a co-working space in 1,800 square feet of the historic Dana Warp Mill.

A 'Hatchery' for student entrepreneurs: Foundation grant helps launch COA's venture incubator

Laurie Schreiber |

A donation to College of the Atlantic's business incubator will allow an unusual program to graduate from its scraping-by status to a permanent place in the curriculum.