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2:52 pm , 03/27/2015 Bangor Daily News

On March 20th, Danielle Burke and Sven Bartholomew from Bangor Savings Bank presented a $2,000 check to United Cerebral Palsy of Maine. “This grant awarded from the Bangor Savings Bank Foundation to United Cerebral Palsy of Maine signifies our commitment to improving the quality of life in the communities we …

12:58 pm , 03/27/2015 Sun Journal

PORTLAND — A third effort is afoot to get marijuana legalization on Maine's ballot. Democratic state Rep. Mark Dion of Portland says he is talking to other legislators about co-sponsoring his bill.

12:40 pm , 03/27/2015 Sun Journal

AUGUSTA — Officials say Maine's unemployment rate ticked down to 5 percent last month. The Maine Department of Labor said Friday that the state's jobless rate declined slightly from 5.2 percent in January and 5.9 percent a year ago.

12:17 pm , 03/27/2015 Bangor Daily News

SOUTHWEST HARBOR, Maine — Acadia Family Center has been awarded a grant by a Maine foundation that prefers to remain anonymous.  The $10,000 grant came in response to a funding request for two capital improvement projects at the center that will directly impact clients: an entryway renovation and the purchase …

12:03 pm , 03/27/2015 Mainebiz
A bill aiming to restore up to $38 million in funding to Efficiency Ma

12:02 pm , 03/27/2015 Bangor Daily News

ORONO, Maine — Blair Genther has been promoted in the Orono office of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc., as a financial adviser. His office is located at 44 Main St. Blair will be part of Harlan, McGillvray, Kallem and Hackmann, a financial advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. As a financial …

12:00 pm , 03/27/2015 Bangor Daily News

PORTLAND, Maine — About 2,800 Emera Maine customers who bought electricity supply from the company People’s Power are set to get a credit on their power bills to correct improper fees the company charged to customers in 2013. The Maine Public Utilities Commission on Thursday announced the refunds would start …

11:56 am , 03/27/2015 Mainebiz
An effort to open a new national park in the Katahdin region has gotte

11:53 am , 03/27/2015 Mainebiz
A Maine business delegation attended the Arctic Technology Conference

11:50 am , 03/27/2015 Bangor Daily News

Spurwink Shines Light on Autism Awareness with Entertaining and Memorable Films 5th Annual Sprout Touring Film Festival Scheduled in Venues Throughout Maine PORTLAND, Maine—According to latest statistics from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, one in 68 children is born in the U.S. with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. …