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In tight industrial market, even unlisted properties sell

Laurie Schreiber |

A 42,000-square-foot warehouse/storage building, at 360 Civic Center Drive in Augusta, was never listed.

Kenway Corp. acquired by Pennsylvania firm

Augusta-based Kenway Corp., which manufactures custom composite products for a wide range of industries, announced Monday that it has been acquired by Creative Pultrusions Inc., located in...

Former Tim Hortons site will become Dunkin' Donuts

Laurie Schreiber |

A former Tim Hortons site for sale in Augusta and on the "a.m." side of the street finds a ready buyer in a Dunkin' Donuts franchisee looking for a high-traffic-volume location.

With recent deal, Antigoni's Pizza will expand to Augusta

Laurie Schreiber |

The owner of Antigoni's Pizza in Lewiston purchased a former Pizza Hut building at 23 Bangor St. in Augusta for $340,000. The building was on the market for four years.

Augusta ponders commercial blasting rights

Rock-blasting at commercial quarries in Augusta has prompted councilors there to reconsider noise provisions in the city's mineral extraction ordinance.

Sen. Collins pushes bill to enhance federal historic tax credits

James McCarthy |

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, has joined a bipartisan effort in Congress to enhance the federal historic tax credit program that is used extensively to spur real estate investment.

Rural Maine health centers to get more than $700,000 in federal funds

The U.S. Department of Health and Services has announced that it will award a total of $732,842 in federal funding to three Maine health centers.

LePage plans to delay voter-approved 3% tax surcharge

Gov. Paul LePage's proposed state budget doesn't include the increased funding for schools, estimated to be as much as $157 million, that would come from the voter-approved initiative to add a 3% tax...

LePage still fuming over PUC's solar net metering decision

Gov. Paul LePage still isn't happy about the Maine Public Utilities Commission's Jan. 31 decision changing the way home solar generating facilities are treated under Maine law, which he says falls...

Bangor Savings Bank opens Augusta branch

Bangor Savings Bank opened a new full-service branch in Augusta on Feb. 2.