Category Archives: Other State News

Employment programs on tap for job seekers in Wilton.

WILTON, Maine — A number of programs for job hunters are being offered in February at the Wilton CareerCenter in Wilton. The program lineup includes Gateway to Employment workshops, vocational rehabilitation, college planning for adults, résumé and i ...

We Compost It! piling on growth.

PORTLAND, Maine — Portland-based composting company We Compost It! has expanded its operations with the addition of a 10-acre processing facility in Auburn. The company, which was previously known as Resurgam, also has a 3-acre processing plant in Port ...

Job fair set for Jan. 27 in Madison.

MADISON, Maine — The Madison Area Job Fair is scheduled for 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 27. The event, which is being sponsored by the Madison Business Alliance, in conjunction with the Maine Department of Labor and Kennebec Valley Community Ac ...

Portland is one of America’s top ‘Startup City’.

PORTLAND, Maine — According to the Popular Mechanics magazine Startup City Project, Portland is one of the top startup cities in the nation. The city was cited for its overall goal of creating new businesses while attracting more innovators. Driving Po ...

Poultry processing plants propagating in Maine.

MAINE — Two new poultry processing facilities, one in Gardiner and one in Edmonds, are slated to open in Maine in the first part of 2015. The facilities will be the first two USDA-inspected poultry processing facilities in the state. The USDA certificat ...