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Jumpstart Maine college students prepare their business pitches for a shot at $25,000

A group of Central Maine students are getting ready to seize the opportunity....

November 11, 2019

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Millennial leaders featured in new Central Maine Growth Council project

A montage of those featured in the Central Maine Growth Council’s MIllennials Investing in Mid-Maine project....

October 31, 2019

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Waterville siblings purchase another building downtown

Tom and Tracy Nale buy 99 Main St., the former Al Corey music building adjacent to the Arnold Block that the siblings bought in spring...

October 22, 2019

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Report: Colby College’s recent investments producing big results

Independent analysis of the economic impact from the college’s investments, both on campus and in the city, shows that from 2014 to...

October 15, 2019

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Unique fund features incentives to invest in Waterville’s growing downtown

They say it’s one of the first economic development corporation-owned funds in the country....

October 8, 2019

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Collaboration in Waterville: Startups Growing Out of Coworking Space

Nick Rimsa, left, founder of Eariously, and RJ Anzelc, Founder of Bricks Coworking and Innovation Space...

September 27, 2019

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Press Release: Downtown Waterville Launches Qualified Opportunity Fund to Attract Investment in its Opportunity Zone

WATERVILLE, ME – Central Maine Growth Council (CMGC) is proud to announce its launch of one of the first economic development...

September 25, 2019

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Inside the new Waterville Opportunity Zone ‘megafund’

Main Street in Waterville, part of the city’s Opportunity Zone. The Central Maine Growth Council has created the Elm City Opportunity...

September 25, 2019

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Preliminary plan unveiled for $9.14 million project to improve downtown Waterville

About 100 people turned out Tuesday for a meeting to discuss future downtown improvements, including making Main and Front streets two-way....

September 11, 2019

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Oakland to poll community on internet service as it looks to improve broadband access

A couple of Main Street business owners noted that they are excited about the prospect of infrastructure improvements, as their businesses...

September 4, 2019

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