FRANK’S

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...

MEREDA’s breakfast event coming up

PORTLAND — Join the Maine Real Estate & Development Association for breakfast in Biddeford at the Pepperell Mill Campus on Nov. 30 for a conversation about “Manufacturing in Maine.”  Panelists participating include:  More...

News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

What I’m thankful for ...

There’s a major competition happening daily in the Midcoast — the competition of recruiting, acquiring and retaining the best employees. More...

Shoppers say fake Fingerlings were sold through big sites

NEW YORK   Shoppers rushing to find Fingerlings, the robotic monkeys that are a hot toy this holiday season, say they’ve been fooled into buying fakes through outside sellers on Amazon and Walmart.com.  More...

Bath Savings lauds employees

Celebration in October

BATH   Bath Savings Institution recently honored employees for their commitment to exceptional service and customer relationships at the Annual Employee Recognition Night. More...

HAPPENING IN WISCASSET

Village welcomes the holidays with Marketfest

WISCASSET   The village of Wiscasset is making plans for a festive holiday season with Holiday Marketfest, four days of special events, shopping opportunities and treats for the whole family.   From Thursday through Sunday, Dec. More...

Housing stability benefits all of us

Thanksgiving is fast approaching, shifting our collective mindset away from property buying and selling complexities to creating welcoming homes and celebrating holiday feasts. More...

4 nonprofits receive grants from Androscoggin Bank foundation

Helping at-risk kids in Maine

LEWISTON   Androscoggin Bank, with local locations in Brunswick and Lisbon Falls, and its MainStreet Foundation recently announced the recipients of its quarterly impact grants for the third quarter of 2017.  More...

Brunswick workshop to focus on long-term care

BRUNSWICK — What do you think of when you hear the term long-term care? Statistically, if you are 65 or older, 70 percent of those individuals will require some form of care at some point in their remaining years. More...

Modern Pest worker achieves certification

BRUNSWICK — Modern Pest Services recently announced that Paul Lavallee, training manager, has been awarded certification as an Associate Certified   Entomologist (ACE) by the Entomological Society of America Certification Corporation.  More...