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Bowdoin College launches multi-million-dollar sports facility revamp

Bowdoin College plans an $8 million renovation of historic Whittier Field, and Magee-Samuelson Track, named partially in honor of Olympic champion, Maine native and 1979 graduate Joan Benoit...

Falmouth location is latest Radio Shack casualty

Radio Shack announced its bankruptcy filing in February 2015, and began closing stores in Maine, starting with 13 in Portland, Bangor, Brunswick and other communities. 

Court: S. Portland must pay full cost of defending against pipeline suit

South Portland, which has already spent more than $1 million to defend its environmental ordinance, will be fully responsible for additional legal costs in fighting a lawsuit over transportation of...

Sea Bags opens 10th and largest store in Portsmouth

Sea Bags, the Portland-based company that makes nautical-themed totes from reclaimed sailcloth, opened its 10th and largest store along the Portsmouth, N.H., waterfront.

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...

Sanford mill with a long history has a new owner

Laurie Schreiber |

SANFORD — A historic mill building that dates to the 1920s will be repurposed by a custom veneer business whose owner who will use part of the space for himself and eventually lease out the...

Maine's oldest bank comes to Portland's Old Port

Renee Cordes |

Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution opened its first branch in Portland on Monday, hanging its shingle in the Old Port as it nears its 190th anniversary.

Maine Brew Bus acquires Maine Beer Tours

The Maine Brew Bus LLC has acquired Maine Beer Tours LLC, a similar company providing all-inclusive tours to breweries, wineries and distilleries in Greater Portland.

Investment group agrees to buy Scarborough Downs

A group of investors led by a Massachusetts developer has signed an agreement to purchase Scarborough Downs.

LePage floats idea of merging MDOT and Maine Turnpike Authority

Gov. Paul LePage speaking at a town hall meeting in Gorham Wednesday night floated the idea of merging the Maine Turnpike Authority with the Maine Department of Transportation, suggesting that it...