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Take it slow, drivers: Work crews abound as downtown Waterville road work continues

Waterville – Some of the most visible work happening this week as part of the $11.92 million project is near the police station at Colby...

April 22, 2022

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$18 million art center, a cornerstone of downtown Waterville’s rebirth, takes shape

Waterville – The Paul J. Schupf Art Center at 93 Main St. is expected to open in early December, with art galleries, cinema and teaching...

April 4, 2022

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Startup accelerator Dirigo Labs opens in central Maine

Waterville – Dirigo Labs in Waterville announced its first cohort of 12 companies this month....

April 1, 2022

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25th Maine International Film Festival scheduled for July in Waterville, Skowhegan

Waterville – The festival, known as MIFF and scheduled to run from July 8 to 17, typically attracts thousands of film enthusiasts to...

March 28, 2022

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Waterville accelerator picks lineup of 12 startups

Waterville – From Brunswick rocket company bluShift Aerospace to a Milford-based tenant screening platform called TrustedRentr, 12...

March 21, 2022

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Waterville Creates to host Youth Art Month exhibit

Waterville – In conjunction with the exhibition, Waterville Creates will launch the Youth Arts Access Fund on March 1....

February 28, 2022

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NYC-based developer looks to spend more than $20 million to renovate former Lockwood Mill in Waterville

Waterville – North River Co. officials hope to begin transforming about half the building at 6 Water St. next year into residential...

January 3, 2022

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Colby College, Other Maine Locals Help Revive Hard-Hit Former Mill Town

Waterville – Not long ago, Waterville, Me., was a city of empty storefronts, with its streets in disrepair. Now, some 25 new...

November 25, 2021

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Maine college invests in once-struggling mill town, hoping rising tide will lift both

Waterville – Colby College president David Greene stood on a dusty street corner in this central Maine city, looking at the buckled...

October 26, 2021

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New collaborative space among Colby’s additions to Waterville arts scene

Waterville – The Greene Block + Studios will house artist fellows, exhibits and performances....

September 27, 2021

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