Net neutrality ... and the changing face of real estate

Tomorrow, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission will be voting to possibly repeal the “Net Neutrality” regulations put in place in 2015 by the Obama administration. More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

December gatherings not to miss, part two

This is the second of two articles in the “December Gatherings” series. Two weeks ago we ran the first part of this article for events happening at the beginning of the month and here is part two. Happy Holidays. More...

SpaceX launching recycled rocket

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.   Space Age hand-me-downs are soaring to a whole new level.  SpaceX plans to launch its first recycled rocket for NASA today. More...

Study reveals economic benefits of Casco Bay to region, state

PORTLAND The Casco Bay region provides $17.1 billion in direct economic activity — 32 percent of the gross regional product — and 219,000 direct jobs, according to a new study published by the Casco Bay Estuary Partnership (CBEP). More...

SBA reveals annual Lender Award recipients

AUGUSTA   The U.S. More...

Topsham captures second place

BAR HARBOR   Bar Harbor Bankshares, which has a bank branch in Topsham, concluded their annual “Food for Good” community food drive in November. More...

Bank duties change for Topsham’s Michelle Curtis

TOPSHAM   Bar Harbor Bank & Trust recently announced Michelle Curtis’ transition from senior vice president, regional market manager/ retail banking to a new role as senior vice president, treasury services sales officer.  More...

Lisbon CU presents checks for Ending Hunger campaign

Advocate visits area in November

LISBON   The 16th annual Maine Credit Unions’ Ending Hunger Walking Tour, which began in late October at the Maine State Credit Union in Augusta, concluded in late November.  More...

Board game available for purchase from BDA

BRUNSWICK   Just in time for the holidays, the Brunswick Downtown Association has created Brunswick-Opoly, a version of the beloved board game Monopoly that features Brunswick businesses and organizations.  Games are $35 each, and all proce More...

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Lisbon restaurant takes home ‘Project of the Year’ award

LISBON A Lisbon landmark transformed into a family restaurant was honored recently as the Maine Downtown Center “Project of the Year.” More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

Nominations now open for Chamberlain, business awards

One of the best things we do at the Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber is we give annual awards to deserving individuals and businesses. These awards are our way of saying thank you to the people in our communities who help us thrive. More...

Black Diamond Whiskey

BRUNSWICK “We’re unapologetic, unaged and unrefined. More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

December gatherings not-to-miss, part 1

December is the busiest of months with shopping, year-end activities, adjusted holiday schedules and many gatherings of friends and colleagues. More...

Home prices show big increase

WASHINGTON   U.S. home prices rose at the fastest pace in more than three years in September, lifted by a record-low supply of houses for sale.  More...

Moving up, moving out

Original TechPlace company gets its own space at Landing

BRUNSWICK One of the first companies to move into TechPlace at Brunswick Landing is also the first to graduate from the shared technology and office hub at the former Brunswick Naval Air Station. More...

Morrill captures award at Lisbon Credit Union

LISBON — Lisbon Credit Union recently announced that Jessica Morrill is the ROCKSTAR Award winner for the fourth quarter of 2017.  She was rewarded with a trophy, $50 and a paid day off.  Morrill started with the credit union 20 years More...

Heritage center hires communications chief

PORTLAND — The Maine Heritage Policy Center recently announced that Terry Brown is the organization’s new director of communications.  Brown is a nationally published writer with 25 years of professional experience in corporate and p More...

7 Mid Coast Hospital physicians honored

BRUNSWICK — Seven Mid Coast Hospital physicians were recently honored for their supervision of Tufts University School of Medicine/Maine Medical Center Longitudinal Integrated Curriculum students at Mid Coast Hospital.  More...

S.W. Cole acquires Massachusetts firm

TAUNTON, Mass. — S.W. Cole Engineering, Inc., headquartered in Bangor, has acquired Tibbetts Engineering Corp. of Taunton, Massachusetts. More...

Downtown group holds benefit auction

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Downtown Association’s 13th annual benefit auction, “Magic on Maine,” took place in October at The Daniel Hotel in Brunswick.  More...