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CABOT MILL ANTIQUES in Brunswick recently announced that at the end of 2016 it had passed $1 million in sales per annum. On Dec. More...

MTI funds $95,213 in seven awards

Brunswick, Dresden companies involved

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Fed’s Yellen expecting gradual pace for hikes

WASHINGTON   Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said Tuesday that the central bank still expects to raise interest rates gradually this year. But she said the Fed also recognizes the dangers of waiting too long to tighten credit.  More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

Celebrate a new space at Chamber After Hours

The former RollEase building at 8 Leavitt Drive in Brunswick (on Brunswick Landing) is the host site for the February Chamber After Hours hosted by Harpswell Costal Academy. More...

Eaton Peabody adds Babcock to its staff

PORTLAND — Eaton Peabody, with an office in Brunswick, recently announced that Ernest Babcock has joined the firm and will be working in the Portland office.  More...

Oakhurst donates $22,445 to The Salvation Army

PORTLAND — Oakhurst, a Northern New England dairy brand, recently announced that it is donating $22,445 to The Salvation Army. More...

Card joins Norway Savings Bank as market manager

BRUNSWICK — Norway Savings Bank recently announced that Crystal Card has accepted the position of assistant vice president, market manager of the Maine Street and Cook’s Corner Brunswick offices.  More...

Home buyer education class slated in Westbrook

WESTBROOK — Coastal Enterprises, Inc., a nonprofit community development organization located in Brunswick, with the support of Maine State Housing Authority, will offer the home buyer education class on Saturdays, March 18 and 25, from 9 a.m. More...

Bar Harbor Bank donates $11,296 to nonprofits

BAR HARBOR — Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, with a branch in Topsham, in partnership with its employees and directors donated $11,296 through the bank’s Community Commitment program during 2016.  More...

U.S. Cellular schedules workshop in Topsham

TOPSHAM — U.S. Cellular associates will host a free device workshop in Topsham to show residents how to protect the devices that keep users connected daily. More...

Good Shepherd presenting award to Hannaford

AUBURN — Good Shepherd Food Bank recently announced that it will present the 2017 JoAnn Pike Humanitarian Award to Hannaford Supermarkets in honor of the company’s service to the community. More...

Skidompha Book Shop opens new location

DAMARISCOTTA — The Skidompha Secondhand Book Shop in downtown Damariscotta has opened in its new waterfront location. The new place is at 17 Backstreet Landing (behind Elm Street Plaza).  More...

Atlantic Federal promotes two Brunswick managers

BRUNSWICK — Atlantic Federal Credit Union recently announced the promotion of two Brunswick managers. Stacey Chenevert has been promoted to vice president of retail services, and Dawn Houle has been promoted to branch manager.  More...

MTI provides help with economy action plan

BRUNSWICK — The Maine Innovation Economy Advisory Board, with leadership and support from Maine Technology Institute, has published the 2017 Maine Innovation Economy Action Plan.  More...

FIVE QUESTIONS

... with Helen C. Watts, a structural engineer

BOWDOIN 1. Helen, you said you grew up in Brunswick and now live in Bowdoin. Please fill in the gaps and tell us a little about yourself. What do you enjoy doing in your spare time, etc.? More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

Responding to the workforce crisis: Chamber events, programs

One of the major concerns facing businesses in the Midcoast, and throughout the state, is the lack of workforce. More...

Japan central bank upgrades outlook

TOKYO Japan’s central bank upgraded its outlook for growth in the coming year on Tuesday, but hedged its bets by keeping its lavish monetary easing unchanged. More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

In our fourth and final profile of Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber award recipients, we focus on two individuals and one organization that epitomize what community building is all about — giving your all for the greater good.  More...

Ceremony on Friday at Maine Street Sweets

BRUNSWICK   The Brunswick Downtown Association will celebrate the opening of Maine Street Sweets with an official ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday at 4:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.  More...

Eight graduate from New Ventures Maine program

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