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With MDOT's $5M proposal, Wiscasset's downtown is at a crossroads

Renee Cordes |

It's an impasse in all senses of the word: Wiscasset business owners worried about losing storefront downtown parking are growing more vocal as the Maine Department of Transportation...

Kestrel Aircraft evicted from Brunswick Landing

The Midcoast Regional Redevelopment Authority has evicted the aircraft manufacturing company Kestrel from Brunswick Landing.

Waterville’s part in Trafton Road project moves forward

Waterville’s part of a business/government partnership to bring business development to the southern end of the city took a step forward Tuesday night when the city council gave initial...

Boothbay’s Route 27 roundabout revitalization almost done

A roundabout on Route 27 in Boothbay is nearing completion and other building projects in that vicinity are in the works.

Bar Harbor floats ideas for former ferry terminal

A committee of the Bar Harbor Town Council discussed possible uses for the former Bay Ferries Ltd. terminal.

Eimskip ramping up its Portland ship calls as MDOT plans second crane

Renee Cordes |

Starting Dec. 1, Icelandic-owned shipping company Eimskip USA will call into Portland once a week as the state moves ahead with plans to bring in a second crane.

Henshaw departs as director of Maine's ports

John Henshaw stepped down Wednesday as executive director of the Maine Port Authority, the state agency overseeing Maine's marine and rail facilities in support of economic development.

MDOT project puts downtown Wiscasset on 'most endangered historic places' list

The Maine Department of Transportation's project to improve traffic flow and safety on Route 1 through downtown Wiscasset is being cited by Maine Preservation as a threat to the town's historic...

Brunswick-Topsham bridge named to 'most endangered historic places' list

James McCarthy |

Maine Preservation has added the Frank J. Wood Bridge spanning the Androscoggin River between Topsham and Brunswick to its 19th Most Endangered Historic Places List, an annual listing that identifies...

Ballot initiative adds a wrinkle to Portland's cold storage, Camelot Farm projects

The Portland City Council placed a citizen initiative, put forward by a group called Give Neighborhoods a Voice, on the Nov. 7 ballot. If approved, it would allow Portland residents to block zoning...