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    Thursday, January 19, 2017
    SMH Offers Taking Charge of your Health by Planning Ahead with Advance Directives NORWAY, ME – Stephens Memorial Hospital is pleased to offer “Taking Charge of Your Health by Planning Ahead with Advance Directives”. Advance Directives are legal documents that allow you to spell out your decisions about end-of-life care ahead of time such as "terminal illness" or ...read more
    Categories: Community, Health, General News, Press Release
    Tuesday, January 17, 2017
    Hancock Named 2017 National Lumber Dealer of the Year Casco, Maine-based firm honored for its culture that promotes individual initiative and data-driven insights For immediate release | Hanley Wood’s ProSales Magazine selected Hancock Lumber as their 2017 ProSales Dealer of the Year . The Dealer of the Year Award honors outstanding achievements in construction supply operations, management ...read more
    Categories: Economic, General News, Press Release
    Friday, December 30, 2016
    New Minimum Wage and Overtime-Exempt Minimum Salary Take Effect in Maine Jan. 7 Labor Department will take temporary non-enforcement position on tip credit and minimum overtime-exempt salary pending legislative or federal action. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 15, 2016 MEDIA CONTACT: Julie Rabinowitz, 207-621-5009 AUGUSTA—The Maine Department of Labor advises employers of their legal ...read more
    Categories: Economic, General News
    Monday, December 19, 2016
    (Pictured Left to Right: Zachary Maher, Loan Officer at Community Concepts Finance Corp; Marilyn Geroux, District Director at the U.S. Small Business Administration) Dec. 14, 2016 AUGUSTA—At a ceremony on Tuesday The U.S. Small Business Administration has awarded Community Concepts Finance Corporation with the honor of Top Performing Microlender for the second year in a row. To achieve this ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, General News
    Friday, November 11, 2016
    For immediate release - Two of Hancock Lumber’s Eastern White Pine Mills have earned certification into the United States Department of Labor’s (USDOL) Safety and Health Achievement Recognition Program (SHARP). The USDOL recognizes small business employers who have used OSHA's consultation program services and operate an exemplary injury and illness prevention program. Company ...read more
    Categories: General News, Press Release
    Friday, July 22, 2016
    By: Jessie Perkins July 22, 2016 Nestled at the base of the Mahoosuc mountain range, Bethel and its neighboring towns are woven together geographically and economically to form a community that thrives along with its natural surroundings. The area has progressed with a changing world but not lost sight of its heritage. Tourism has long been a part of the economy, and it’s now more important ...read more
    Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest, General News
    Thursday, July 14, 2016
    Mt Abram derives 100% of its electricity from renewable energy 80% created from on-site solar array GREENWOOD, ME- July 13, 2016. Mt Abram Ski Area derived 100% of its energy from renewable sources during 2015. The on-site 803 panel, photovoltaic solar array created 290 MWh for 2015, approximately 80% of total usage. The remaining 20% was purchased as REC’s from Renewable Choice Energy. Mt. ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News, Economic
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