July 27, 2016 RSS feed / Business

HEATHER PERRY

Brunswick jewelry designer of heirloom treasures

BRUNSWICK Nestled in the mill at Fort Andross in Brunswick is the studio of Heather Perry, who has been making and re-imagining jewelry since 2003. More...

Wicked Joe Coffee Co. obtains B Corp status

Roastery in Topsham

TOPSHAM Topsham-based Wicked Joe Coffee Roasting Company recently announced its status as a certified B Corporation (B Corp). More...

Maine farms, businesses receive rural energy grants

Lisbon Falls, Dresden locations on list of 13

SPRINGVALE USDA Rural Development Under Secretary Lisa Mensah and Maine Rep. More...

L.L. Bean to provide gift card to all runners

Race scheduled for Aug. 6

CAPE ELIZABETH   New for 2016, outdoor retailer L.L. Bean will provide a $10 gift card to all TD Beach to Beacon runners during the bib and T-shirt pickup at the pre-race expo, race officials recently announced.  More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Six pack of family fun: six events in the next six weeks Summer is half over, unbelievably — where did it go? More...

Consumers’ confidence: Steady

WASHINGTON   American consumers are feeling confident about current economic conditions, but are a bit warier about the future.  More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR:  More...

Midcoast CU opens branch

FREEPORT   Midcoast Federal Credit Union recently announced the opening of its fifth branch and new corporate headquarters in Freeport.  Now open for business, the Freeport building is located at 186 Lower Main St. More...

Brunswick artist nails it

John Bisbee gets creative in Fort Andross studio

BRUNSWICK Tucked in a tiny space in the back of Fort Andross, Bowdoin College artist-in-residence John Bisbee churns out beautiful works of art from the humble 12-inch nail — well, actually hundreds of 12-inch nails — but as Bisbee’ More...

Maine Prep schedules courses for area students

BRUNSWICK — Two different Maine Prep SAT prep courses for Brunswick area high school students will meet from 6:30-8:30 p.m. every Sunday beginning on July 31, and every Tuesday and Friday beginning on Aug. More...

Home buyer course offered in Brunswick

BRUNSWICK — Coastal Enterprises, Inc., a nonprofit community development organization, with the support of Maine State Housing Authority, will offer the home buyer education class on Mondays and Wednesdays, Aug. More...

CEI to present course on residential properties

BRUNSWICK — People considering purchasing buildings with residential rental units, or current owners who want to enhance their skills and knowledge, are encouraged to attend “Owning and Managing Residential Rental Properties” presen More...

5?'s ... with Becky Shepherd of Wild Oats Bakery & Cafe

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Tilbury House receives loan funds

THOMASTON The Midcoast Economic Development District recently provided financing for expansion of the active title list at Tilbury House Publishers. More...

Freeport Cafe, other diners participating in ‘Dine for Vets’

FREEPORT   During the month of July, five local diners — including the Freeport Cafe — are coming together to “Dine for Vets,” asking their customers to help support Maine veterans, one dollar a time.  More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Nationwide, this has been a very difficult week for many Americans. More...

AMC Theatres buying European group for $1.2B

NEW YORK AMC Theatres is buying European movie theater operator Odeon & UCI Cinemas Group from private equity firm Terra Firma in a deal valued at $1.21 billion. More...

Factory orders dip 1 percent in May

WASHINGTON   Orders at U.S. factories dipped in May, dragged down by less demand for steel, aluminum, furniture, electrical appliances and military aircraft.  More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

MESSAGE FROM THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR:   Experiencing Bath Heritage Days on the Fourth  This holiday weekend my wife and I experienced our very first Heritage Days in Bath.  I picked up a shift volunteering for Main Street Bath helping a More...

Fiore joins downtown community

Artisan olive oil, vinegar store opens in Brunswick

BRUNSWICK Though they had been open to the public for three weeks, a ribbon cutting ceremony on June 21 marked Fiore’s official welcome to downtown Brunswick. More...