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Downtown Lockwood Mill Buildings Purchased by North River Company for Redevelopment

WATERVILLE, ME – On the heels of its acquisition of the successfully transformed Hathaway Creative Center, North River Company has...

June 18, 2019

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Mill buildings in Waterville sold and slated for development

North River Company bought the two northernmost Lockwood Mills buildings and plans to redevelop them with commercial and retail on the...

June 18, 2019

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Meridians Kitchen & Bar opens in Fairfield, expanding from grocery shop

The new restaurant at 166 Main St. in Fairfield offers locally sourced and Maine-inspired dishes across the street from Meridians retail...

June 16, 2019

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Colby announces $26 million hotel project to start next month

The Lockwood Hotel, with 53 rooms, a restaurant, bar and limestone facade to reflect the city’s past, is expected to open in the fall...

June 3, 2019

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Actor Ed Harris donates $75,000 to Waterville art and film center project

Harris, who starred in the 2005 HBO film “Empire Falls,” which was filmed in Waterville, says the city holds a “fond...

May 24, 2019

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Biotech firm gets MTI grant to expand Waterville laboratory

PHOTO / MAUREEN MILLIKEN GenoTyping Center of America will use a grant from Maine Technology Institute to expand its laboratory in...

May 10, 2019

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GenoTyping Center of America awarded Maine Technology Institute (MTI) grant to scale its Waterville laboratory operations

Waterville, Maine, May 9, 2019 – Genotyping Center of America (GTCA) is excited to announce that it has been awarded a grant from Maine...

May 9, 2019

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West African cuisine to join international food offerings in Waterville

Jordan Benissan plans to open Mé Lon Togo Bistro at 220 Main St. in the middle of May. The restaurant will feature West African dishes...

May 6, 2019

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Colby College gets ‘remarkable’ naming gift for future downtown Waterville art center

The Paul J. Schupf Art Center at the heart of the city will be named for longtime art collector and Colby benefactor, Paul J. Schupf. Colby...

April 23, 2019

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Waterville, Fairfield facade programs offer matching funds for building improvements

Waterville grants have been awarded for business improvements, but Fairfield still is accepting applications for a facade and marketing...

April 12, 2019

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