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Madison Paper Industries sells closed mill's hydro assets

Madison Paper Industries signed an agreement to sell its hydropower facilities to Eagle Creek Renewable Energy LLC, a Morristown, N.J.-based company.

Avesta plans low-income senior housing in Paris

Avesta Housing plans to transform the historic Mildred M. Fox School in Paris into a 12-unit low-income senior housing complex.

Oxford Casino yields bonanza for town, county

A “cascade of revenue” distribution system from the Oxford Casino yielded $1.6 million for the town of Oxford and just over $800,000 for Oxford County in 2016.

Oxford reviews plans for new modular home construction plant

The Oxford Planning Board is reviewing site plans for a new modular home construction plant that could provide as many as 80 new jobs to the area.

Gifford's expands regionally, to offer six new flavors at 'Opening Day'

Lori Valigra |

Saying it is expanding in the Mid-Atlantic and South, Gifford's Famous Ice Cream said today its 2016 gallon sales were up 16% over the prior year and that it will open its stands for the season this...

Wilton furniture-maker expands orders, employees

Under new ownership, Maine Made Furniture in Wilton has secured new contracts and is planning to expand its workforce.

Winterstick Snowboards opens R&D site near Sugarloaf


Winterstick Snowboards, a Carrabassett Valley company, opened its West Mountain R&D Lab at Sugarloaf to do R&D and design hand-crafted retail and custom boards “tailored to meet respective...

Health care entrepreneur to lead 'business development' at Bridgton, Rumford hospitals


Central Maine Healthcare has hired a nationally recognized health care leader to guide business development efforts at Bridgton Hospital and Rumford Hospital.

UMaine Farmington offers more than mere matriculation

The Mainebiz staff had the good fortune of visiting the University of Maine at Farmington last year as part of our "On the Road" series of events.

X Vault Pub pushes the limits for South Paris foodies

Lori Valigra |

At X Vault Pub & Provisions restaurant in South Paris, Dr. Myung Kim and Paul Cornish have created a venue that gives local Mainers a taste of food fusion in a revamped former bank.