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Immigrant Welcome Center to double its space

Maureen Milliken |

The hub for immigrant resources is adding the fourth floor at 24 Preble St. in Portland to its first-floor quarters, for more than 7,900 square feet, an expansion that will allow a digital language...

Northland Enterprises Bayside development continues to grow

Maureen Milliken |

The company bought the former Century Tire property, along with some other buildlings, in the Portland neighbhorhood in 2015 and is seeing the results.

Portland to sell last city-owned Bayside property

The last of six Bayside properties owned by the city of Portland is poised to be sold to local developer Tom Watson.

Portland's Abyssinian Meeting House project gets boost from city

Maureen Milliken |

The historic Abyssinian Meeting House at 75 Newbury St.,Portland, which is being restored with the goal of becoming a living museum, got a boost with a $36,000 grant from the city as the $1.5 million...

Investors bet big on Bayside neighborhood

Laurie Schreiber |

Plans are underway in Portland's Bayside neighborhood to rebrand a section as “The Flatiron Block.”

Portland ties for top volunteer ranking in U.S.


Portland is tied with three cities at No. 1 out of 70 in the U.S. ranked by annual volunteer hours per resident, according to the personal finance website WalletHub.

Arctic beer with 'message' for Trump to spice up Sunaana festival

Renee Cordes |

Arctic craft beers from Norway will spice up this weekend's Sunaana Winter Music Festival in Portland, one of which contains a cheeky note to President Donald Trump on the label.

Portland weighs adding projects to its waterfront TIF district

The addition of the future WEX headquarters at Thames and Hancock streets and three properties on Union Wharf to Portland's waterfront tax increment financing district could benefit future waterfront...

Investor group goes off-market on $5.75M Stroudwater deal

Laurie Schreiber |

A group of five local investors has purchased 1685 Congress St., in the Stroudwater section of Portland, from Stroudwater Associates for $5.75 million. The property, called Stroudwater Crossing,...

Ocean Gate Plaza's new life is paying off

Maureen Milliken |

The 130,000 square feet in the nine-story building at 511 Congress St. in Portland are spoken for, and a 300-space parking garage is in the works, the result of rebranding and renovations by the...