Business News

11:07 am , 04/23/2014 Tech Talk
Redundant Fiber Broadband Equipment in the Maine Data Center

This switching equipment has a twin in another building to protect against network failures.

11:05 am , 04/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

MILLINOCKET, Maine — The New Hampshire investor who could create a new market for the state’s forest products industries intends to proceed with its plans to build a $140 million pellet mill despite a recent $9 million reduction in a state bond, officials said Wednesday. Thermogen Industries leaders are “disappointed” …

10:46 am , 04/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

AUGUSTA, Maine — Thursday, April 24, is recognized nationally as Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. Gov. Paul R. LePage is encouraging Mainers to actively participate in bringing children, between the ages of 9 and 15, into the workplace for all or part of the day, according to a press release. LePage will deliver …

10:19 am , 04/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

LEWISTON, Maine — The Western Maine Labor Council will be host to the  2014 Workers’ Memorial Day and May Day Dinner remembering the 22 Maine workers who died on the job in 2013. It will be held Friday, April 25, at the Franco-American Heritage Center, 46 Cedar St. Socializing starts …

10:00 am , 04/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

PORTLAND and AUGUSTA, Maine, and MANCHESTER, N.H. – Dan Mitchell, shareholder and chairman of the Data Security Team at Bernstein Shur, will speak at the Information Security Media Group’s Fraud Summit in San Francisco, Calif., on April 29. Mitchell spoke at the inaugural Fraud Summit in 2013 held in New Jersey and …

9:45 am , 04/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

 AUGUSTA, Maine — Maine Department of Environmental Protection Commissioner Patricia Aho presented the federal Environmental Protection Agency EPA’s annual Environmental Merit Awards to four Maine recipients.“I’m delighted to celebrate Earth Day by recognizing and congratulating Maine’s leaders in environmental stewardship. Maine was well-represented at the EPA’s annual award ceremony this …

9:08 am , 04/23/2014 Bangor Daily News

CUMBERLAND, Maine — Norton Financial Services, which offers employer sponsored retirement plans and investment management services to business and individuals, announced today that Peter J. Fendler, President of Norton Financial Services, and Raymond A. Emery, one of Norton’s Chartered Financial Consultants, have been recognized as leaders in their industry by …

7:47 am , 04/23/2014 Sun Journal

SOUTH PORTLAND (AP) — The number of existing single-family homes sold in Maine last month jumped almost 13 percent when compared to the same month a year ago.

7:47 am , 04/23/2014 Sun Journal

SOUTH PORTLAND (AP) — The number of existing single-family homes sold in Maine last month jumped almost 13 percent when compared to the same month a year ago.

7:34 am , 04/23/2014 Sun Journal

JACKMAN (AP) — A New Hampshire husband and wife charged by a moose while snowmobiling in Maine are under investigation for possibly following the animal.