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Maine craft brewers bullish on growth prospects in 2019

Renee Cordes |

Maine’s craft brewers are bullish on expected output growth over the next two years, with expectations of double-digit increases in both 2019 and 2020, says a new report.

Anthem invested $1M to advance health initiatives in Maine in 2018

The Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield Foundation invested more than $1 million in Maine nonprofit organizations in 2018, supporting efforts to improve the health of communities and engage people in...

Freedom Boat Club of Maine readies for spring expansion to Portland

Renee Cordes |

Although the spring boating season is still a few months off, Freedom Boat Club of Maine announced it will add a location in Portland as flagged by owner Steve Arnold in an interview with Mainebiz...

Cellardoor Winery wins 10 gold medals at North America’s largest wine competition

Staff |

Cellardoor Winery — which has a vineyard, winery and tasting room in Lincolnville and a tasting room at Thompson’s Point in Portland — won 10 gold medals, including two “best...

A look back: A 1994 exhibition is a blockbuster for PMA

The Portland Museum of Art’s summer of 1994 exhibition, "Rodin," featuring the works of French sculptor Auguste Rodin, turned out to be a blockbuster.

WEX signs agreement to acquire Discovery Benefits for $425M

James McCarthy |

WEX Inc. announced today it has signed an agreement to acquire Discovery Benefits Inc., a high-growth employee benefits administrator based in Fargo, N.D., for $425 million.

Supermarket competition heats up with Hannaford's plans to add new store in Brunswick

Staff |

Hannaford Supermarkets announced Wednesday it will locate a store in the former Bookland and adjacent Staples space at the Cook’s Corner Mall in Brunswick — a project providing a...

Three long-time food-and-beverage purveyors retool store lineups

Coffee By Design, Rosemont Market & Bakery and Mainely Wraps have all closed individual locations for a range of reasons.

Nonprofits pump $12B a year into Maine’s economy, report says

Nonprofit organizations in Maine contribute around $12 billion a year to the state’s economy and employ more than 98,000 people, says a report by the Maine Association of Nonprofits.

Grant, loan mean last remaining portion of Wilton mill will come down

Maureen Milliken |

The last remaining pieces of Wilton’s former Forster Mill will come down with $300,000 in grant and loan money for the ongoing environmental cleanup.

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