York, Oxford county firms can tap $1.1M loan program

A new $1.1 million revolving loan program for small- to mid-sized businesses in York and southern Oxford counties is set to begin in June.The

Winxnet, Hammond Lumber make local acquisitions

Two Maine-based companies — one in the information technology space, and another in the lumber industry — are expanding after acquiring local businesses this week.

Statewide home sales up; median sales price down

Statewide sales of single-family existed homes in March have increased by nearly 13% from last year, but the median sales price has declined by almost 5% to $162,000.Data...

LePage signs ‘patent trolls’ bill into law

It will become more difficult for so-called "patent trolls" to "harass and extort money" from Maine businesses after Gov. Paul LePage signed a new bill into law this week.

LePage seeks trade options, visits UNE Morocco campus

Government and college officials celebrated the University of New England’s new science-focused campus in Morocco at a dedication ceremony this week.Gov. Paul LePage,...