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Four businesses to be honored for expanding Portland’s ‘economic vitality’


Portland Development Corp. and the city of Portland will recognize Eimskip, Bristol Seafood, Think Tank Coworking and Fork Food Lab at a Nov. 30 awards ceremony for their roles in expanding the...

ImmuCell Corp. completes $20M facility in Portland


ImmuCell Corp. (Nasdaq: ICCC), a growing animal health company based in Portland, has completed the construction phase of its $20 million production facility.

Portland citizen-led zoning initiative defeated


Portland voters on Tuesday rejected a citizen-led initiative that would have allowed a zoning change to be blocked if 25% of voters who live or own property within 500 feet of the proposed change...

Avesta, Portland Chamber oppose Portland's Question 2 initiative


Avesta Housing and the Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce announced on Friday their opposition to Portland's Question 2, a citizens' initiative on the city's Nov. 7 ballot that would allow a...

Six-story hotel proposed for Portland

Miel’s Development Group in West Palm Beach, Fla., has filed an application with the city to build a six-story, 128-room hotel at 203 Fore St. in Portland, on an existing parking lot and next...

Ramblers Way readies Portland store amid search for other sites

Renee Cordes |

Ramblers Way, the Kennebunk-based maker and retailer of “clothing for a good life” started by Tom’s of Maine founder Tom Chappell, is coming to downtown Portland.

Residence Inn sale price among largest deals of year


The recent sale of the Residence Inn by Marriott Portland ranks among the richest commercial real estate deals of the year — and is among the largest Maine hotel deals in recent years.

Report: Rising sea levels will affect Bayside neighborhoods

A Bayside Adapts report says the Portland neighborhood between Back Cove and Forest, Cumberland and Washington avenues could experience a sea-level increase of two feet to six feet by 2100.

Portland's Residence Inn sale indicates strong market

Laurie Schreiber |

Norwich Partners sold the Residence Inn Portland at 145 Fore St. to an undisclosed buyer in a deal that closed Oct. 13.

Play ball! Portland makes Top 10 of minor league cities

James McCarthy |

Portland once again made it into SmartAsset’s top 10 rankings of the best minor league baseball cities or towns, ranking sixth out of 159 communities analyzed in 2017 by the online financial...