Business News

2:45 pm , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — In trying to save someone's life by donating a kidney, former Lewiston police officer Alice Laliberte's life was saved. Laliberte is thankful to be alive, thankful doctors discovered she had lung cancer and thankful that her tumor was successfully removed.

2:38 pm , 11/26/2014 Risk Roundup

The recent tragedies of lost lives in Portland and destroyed property in Biddeford due to fires have landlords and tenants talking about safety. The Southern Maine Landlord Association (SMLA) recently met in Portland to take a deeper dive into both building code standards required of landlords as well as tenants’ vigilance about safety in their ... More

2:37 pm , 11/26/2014 Bangor Daily News

SCARBOROUGH, Maine — The Dunstan School Restaurant, which served buffet-style, modestly priced meals for nearly 30 years in its namesake former schoolhouse, is being sold to an out-of-state grocer that plans to convert the building into a high-end food store. The sale is expected to be complete by Dec. 12, …

2:15 pm , 11/26/2014 Bangor Daily News

CBS Corp. and satellite operator Dish Network avoided a blackout of CBS TV shows and its heavily watched Thanksgiving Day NFL game as the two sides agreed to extend the deadline into next week in order to hash out the details of a new contract. The two sides had been …

1:34 pm , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Ski areas across northern New England are giddy at the prospect of a major Thanksgiving snowstorm. The snow began to fall at Mount Snow in southern Vermont at midmorning Wednesday.

12:55 pm , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — Tight budgets will make it difficult for city road crews to keep up with long-lasting storms this winter, according to Public Works officials.

12:34 pm , 11/26/2014 Bangor Daily News

FAIRFIELD, Maine – Kennebec Valley Community College will hold a public open house for its Precision Machining Technology lab 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 3, in  following major bond and grant-funded improvements and equipment upgrades to the facility over the past year.The lab in the Muriel Frye Building at the Fairfield campus at 92 Western …

12:29 pm , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

AUGUSTA — Maine’s treasurer, attorney general and secretary of state will have to find support from more than just Democrats if they are to survive elections at the State House that could unseat them. After being sworn in on Dec.

12:15 pm , 11/26/2014 Bangor Daily News

SKOWHEGAN, Maine — Maine CareerCenters bring job seekers and employers together. For those who are looking to make a change in careers or get a new job, the Skowhegan CareerCenter will be offering a variety of programs for job seekers in December. “I encourage those considering a New Year’s resolution to find a new job …

12:13 pm , 11/26/2014 Bangor Daily News

WILTON, Maine — For those who are looking to make a change in careers or get a new job, the Wilton CareerCenter will be offering a variety of programs for jobseekers in December. All workshops and events are held at the CareerCenter unless otherwise noted.“I encourage those considering a New Year’s resolution to find …