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Waterville’s Paul J. Schupf Art Center gets $100,000 gift from Kennebec Savings Bank

Waterville Creates! and Colby College are working to raise $18 million for the art and film center, which will bring together the Maine...

July 15, 2019

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New Waterville events center planned in former American Legion building

Waterville businessman Bill Mitchell is renovating the building at 21 College Ave., which will open Sept. 7 and host concerts,...

July 14, 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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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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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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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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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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