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Major upgrade of 75 miles of rail will serve Maine’s resurgent paper industry

Pan Am Railways is matching a $17.5 million federal grant in the $35.5 million project to upgrade its main line in southern and central...

July 12, 2019

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Four Façade and Marketing Grants Awarded to Fairfield Businesses

FAIRFIELD, ME – The Town of Fairfield is excited to announce the successful grantees of the first round of its Façade Improvement and...

July 11, 2019

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Watching the river flow: Along the Kennebec, developers and residents are returning to the river

Anthony Gatti, a partner in North River Co., overlooking the Kennebec River, which is a visual focal point for the company’s Hathaway...

July 8, 2019

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Work starts this week on new $26 million hotel in downtown Waterville

Heavy equipment for blasting and demolition work was moved Monday onto the site of the future Lockwood Hotel on Main Street. An excavator...

July 8, 2019

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Class act in Waterville: How Thomas College grooms students for career success

Laurie Lachance, president of Thomas College, has honed the college’s focus on preparing students for work life. “We’re all about...

July 8, 2019

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Waterville planners give final approval to Colby’s Lockwood Hotel

The Planning Board heard initial plans for the redevelopment of the former Lockwood mills and also gave the green light to a publicly...

July 1, 2019

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Cybersecurity firm expands into Oakland, highlighting growth of online threats

Maine Technology Group will add four new jobs to the area as a result of the expansion as more nonprofits and municipalities are targeted...

July 1, 2019

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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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