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Waterville-based tech startups mark milestones in their development

Founded by Colby and Thomas college students, the businesses have their roots in the Greenlight Pitch competitions backed by both schools,...

June 28, 2020

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PR: Two Waterville-Based Startups Awarded MTI Software Development Grants

WATERVILLE – Maine Technology Institute (MTI) has awarded software development grants to two Waterville startups, Easy Eats and...

June 16, 2020

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PR: Grantees Announced for Downtown Waterville’s Façade and Building Improvement Grant Program

WATERVILLE, ME, 4/14/2020 – Central Maine Growth Council (CMGC) is proud to announce the successful grantees of its Façade and Building...

April 13, 2020

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Workshop for Waterville’s downtown facade grants now virtual

11 businesses on Main Street in Waterville were recipients of last year’s grant that garnered more than $290,000 worth of new...

March 19, 2020

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Waterville, Bangor gear up for second round of downtown facade grants

The former Emery block at 80 Main St. in Waterville, which now is home to Day’s Jewelry, was awarded a 2019 facade grant and restored...

February 27, 2020

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Colleges Invest So ‘What’s the Town Like?’ Gets an Upbeat Answer

A number of small schools like Colby, in Maine, are hoping to improve off-campus amenities by helping to revitalize downtowns. Miller...

February 25, 2020

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PR: Applications Open for Downtown Waterville’s Façade & Building Improvement Grant Program

WATERVILLE, ME, February 25, 2020 – Central Maine Growth Council (CMGC) has opened the application process for the second cycle of its...

February 25, 2020

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Lunders to help fund art collaborative buildings in Waterville

The philanthropists are donating $3 million to the effort to renovate the buildings at 14 and 20 Main Street where offices of the Lunder...

February 17, 2020

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Eater’s 11 Hottest Restaurants in Maine Right Now

The expansion of a popular natural wine and craft beer shop offers a finer dining spot in the town of Fairfield. Plans for a wine bar...

February 4, 2020

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Couple to open restaurant, bar, deli, market in downtown Waterville

The Portland Hunt & Alpine Club owners Andrew and Briana Volk are aiming to open Verna’s All Day at the end of the year in the...

January 27, 2020

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