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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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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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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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Starting up young talent in Waterville: New program helps students get businesses off the ground

Students from Colby and Thomas colleges made up the inaugural group of Summer Startup, a Waterville mentoring program for young...

September 2, 2019

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Waterville businesses on the move

Kevin Joseph stands for a portrait at his new restaurant, Guacamole’s on Main Street in Waterville, on Tuesday. Morning Sentinel...

August 28, 2019

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Waterville Startup Eariously Awarded MTI Grant

COURTESY / CENTRAL MAINE GROWTH COUNCIL Eariously cofounder Nick Rimsa, with a presentation of the company’s software, which turns...

August 20, 2019

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Waterville-based Startup Eariously Awarded MTI Software Development Grant

WATERVILLE, ME – Eariously, a software startup based in Waterville, ME, has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Maine Technology...

August 20, 2019

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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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