January 11, 2012 RSS feed / Business

Sea Coast chooses FitzVogt for 3 properties

Food service decision involves Falmouth, Topsham locations

TOPSHAM — Sea Coast Management Co. More...

Lisbon CU celebrates opening of branch

LEWISTON — Lisbon Community Federal Credit Union recently celebrated the grand opening of its new Lewiston branch, according to a news release. More...

HR group to hold annual law update

LEWISTON — On Jan. 17, the Central Maine Human Resources Association will hold its annual law update, from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., at the Ramada Inn and Conference Center in Lewiston. More...

Woodex becoming employee owned

GEORGETOWN — Woodex Bearing Co. has been in continuous operation by one name or another since 1905, starting in Wakefield, Mass., as a trademark of the Neveroil Bearing Co. More...

Farmer workshop series scheduled

LEWISTON — The New Farmer Workshop Series will be held every Tuesday beginning Jan. 31 and ending March 13, according to a news release. In case of a storm event requiring a cancellation, the workshop will be held the next day at the same time. More...

Downtown group to hold annual meeting

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Downtown Association will hold its annual meeting titled “Back to Business: Successful Strategies for the New Year” on Jan. 19 at the Daggett Lounge on Bowdoin College’s campus. More...

Freeport Yoga Company

NEW BUSINESS IN THE SPOTLIGHT

SERVICES OR GOODS OFFERED: Yoga for all levelsand abilities, specialty classes and workshops.LOCATION: 81 Bow St., Freeport.HOURS: Classes at all hours: 5:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m.,noon, 5:45 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. More...

L.L. Bean boot gets a kick from retro trend

Outdoors retailer adding 125 jobs to keep up with demand

BRUNSWICK A nearly century-old hunting boot is catching on with a younger generation that sees the utilitarian footwear as hip. More...

SBA is seeking award nominations

WASHINGTON — The U.S. More...

Alcohol seller, server training scheduled

BATH — A course on alcohol seller/server training for clerks, servers, managers and owners of establishments with alcohol licenses will take place on Jan. 31, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., at 34 Wing Farm Parkway, Bath. Registration is required. More...

Barrington offers hairstyling in Topsham

TOPSHAM — Cindy Barrington has joined Bubb’s Hairstyling as an independent stylist. Barrington offers haircuts, hairstyling, perming, coloring and waxing among other services. More...

Honors & openings

W-P earns award for Newport project

TOPSHAM — Wright-Pierce, a New England- based water, wastewater and infrastructure engineering firm, recently earned the Grand Conceptor Award from the American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) of Maine for the innovative upgrade design More...

Spectrum Generations fills two positions

AUGUSTA — Spectrum Generations recently announced that Diane Woodworth is its new director of development, according to a news release. More...

Women’s Fitness to hold open house

BRUNSWICK — On Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Women’s Fitness Studio & Spa will be holding an open house. The event offers the opportunity to take a tour, try a class and meet the spa staff. More...

Bath Savings worker named top volunteer

BATH — Jean Libby of Bath Savings Institution has been named Volunteer of the Year by the Yarmouth Chamber of Commerce. More...

Transcription firm in Woolwich recognized

WOOLWICH — The Mainebased medical transcription firm NEMT was recently awarded high marks for its services with the release of the “2011 Best in KLAS Awards: Software & Services” report. More...

Fiona’s

NEW LOCATION IN THE SPOTLIGHT

SERVICES OR GOODS OFFERED: Eat in, takeout,catering. Home-cooked meals, burgers, subs, fries,breakfast, lunch, dinner. Homemade baked goods,cookies, whoopie pies, bread pudding, cakes. More...

News from the Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

There are a lot of different electronic gadgets available today, and being a gadget-type guy, I like just about all of them. One particular device, however, I had no desire to own: the Kindle. More...

Mussomeli joins physical therapy staff in Topsham

TOPSHAM — Maine Feldenkrais and Physical Therapy recently welcomed the newest member of the practice, Ivy Mussomeli, D.P.T. More...

Homebuyer course slated in Topsham

TOPSHAM — Coastal Enterprises, Inc., a nonprofit community development organization, with the support of Maine State Housing Authority, will offer the firsttime homebuyer seminar on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Jan. More...