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New Waterville interchange drawing traffic, commercial interest

A month-old Interstate 95 interchange in Waterville is drawing traffic as well as increased commercial interest in the previously hard-to-get-to southern section of the city.

Krispy Kreme coming to Maine, two shops to open this fall

A mid-September opening is planned for Maine's first Krispy Kreme donut shop, in Saco.

Augusta board OKs Capitol Street office complex


The Augusta Planning Board reluctantly approved a plan for two new office buildings on Capitol Street a block from the State House, partially on land that for decades housed the Department of...

Lewiston's Agora Grand Event Center goes on the market

The owner of the Agora Grand Event Center in Lewiston and neighboring inn is selling the properties for $1.2 million.

Some L/A merger opponents call for boycott of pro-merger businesses

A Facebook post is calling on opponents of the proposed Lewiston-Auburn merger to put a list together of businesses funding One LA, with an implied call to boycott those businesses.

Auburn food sovereignty moves forward

The city of Auburn took another step forward toward food sovereignty, when the city council gave initial approval to an ordinance that would allow Auburn farmers to sell locally grown food directly...

Bates Mill No. 5 cleanup application to be resubmitted

A funding setback delayed a brownfields cleanup at Bates Mill No. 5, but planned tenants are still looking to move in.

Spirited debate at Lewiston-Auburn merger hearing

No clear consensus emerged at Monday's public hearing in Auburn on the proposed merger of Lewiston and Auburn that is scheduled for a public referendum on Nov. 7.

Revving up for rum production in Gardiner

Craft beer may be king in Maine, but could a rum revolution be brewing?

Immigrant-welcoming food market proposed in Augusta

A group of organizers is proposing to build a food market in downtown Augusta as a welcome center for immigrants.