WordPress parent company acquires Maine firm

A Bath-based web firm has been acquired by Automattic, the parent company of the popular WordPress publishing platform used by Sony Music and Time Inc., among other notable...

Disagreement continues over Market Basket sale

Market Basket’s board of directors have yet to reach an agreement over the proposed sale of the Massachusetts-based supermarket chain to ousted CEO Arthur T. Demoulas.

BIW's potential $100M contract 'an important win'

Bath Iron Works has landed a contract potentially worth more than $100 million if the U.S. Navy exercises all options for planning yard services in BIW’s littoral combat ship program.

Texas insurer pulls out of Maine, cites ACA issues

Mega insurance, a Texas-based company, is discontinuing health plans for about 7,000 Mainers after announcing that it will leave the state as national operations decline.

Halted Auburn freight service may have local impact

Canadian National Railway, Canada’s largest freight railroad, is discontinuing its service to Auburn’s intermodal facility this November, potentially impacting local businesses and the future of...