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Statler Mill redevelopment faces opposition over low-income housing


Eight years after Augusta acquired the 32-acre former Statler Mill property on the east side of the Kennebec River, and 16 years after the mill closed, the city is still struggling with developing...

Lewiston buildings nominated for National Register of Historic Places

Lewiston’s Downtown Commercial Historic District and the 19th-century Le Messager building on Lisbon Street have been nominated by the Maine Historic Preservation Commission for listing on the...

Country's No. 20 scaffolding business finds new home for its growing business in Portland

Laurie Schreiber |

Seacoast Scaffold & Equipment — one of the nation's top scaffolding firms — found larger offices, warehouses and land to accommodate its growing business when it purchased 600 Riverside...

Divided over development: Damariscotta’s move to find balance leaves developer in tough spot

Maureen Milliken |

On the far north end of Main Street in Damariscotta, the sound of construction fills the air as a Dollar General and Sherwin Williams paint store go up on land that housed a long-vacant...

Bar Harbor business and historic building packaged for unusual sale

Laurie Schreiber |

In an unusual deal, Beverly and Peter Bono — who've operated the Christmas Spirit Shop in the historic Grant Building at 80 Main St. in Bar Harbor since 1995 — are seeking to sell both...

Century-old law firm joins Lewiston's revitalization push

Laurie Schreiber |

Berman & Simmons, a law firm that specializes in personal injury and medical malpractice, is renovating the historic building in downtown Lewiston that has served as the firm's headquarters for over...

Four-story 45-unit condo project approved for East Bayside

Portland planners have approved a four-story, 45-unit condominium complex in Portland’s East Bayside neighborhood.

South Portland zoning changes set stage for West End development

The South Portland City Council approved new zoning rules that city officials say will reshape two of the city’s neighborhoods.The council...

From kiosk to showroom: Scarborough remodeling business makes leap to Route 1 visibility

Laurie Schreiber |

Ryan Cheplic, owner of Harbor Heights Tile & Granite LLC, wanted a showroom in Scarborough and he wanted it to be visible. He met both objectives in purchasing a 1,140-square-foot mixed-use building...

ANM Properties adds retail business to Bangor’s Exchange Street


City Drawers, a Belfast-based women's wear and lingerie shop, is coming to Bangor. The six-year-old business has signed a long-term lease to set up shop in the block of buildings on Exchange Street...