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Submissions from 2017

Report: Nonprofits Mean $11B a Year to Maine Economy, Renee Cordes

Focus. Augusta/Waterville: In the Shadow of Augusta, Two Downtowns Flourish, Gardiner and Hallowell Taking Different Paths to Economic Development, Renee Corres

Ask ACE, Elizabeth Greason

Focus: Greater Portland, Mainebiz Staff

Focus. Technology, Mainebiz Staff

Maine's 2016 Home Sales Hit 18-year High, Mainebiz Staff

‘Road Map’ for Strengthening State’s Forest Economy Sets Nine Priorities, Mainebiz Staff

How To: Make Manufacturing Cool Again, Nancy Marshall

Bob Evans Buys Pineland Farms Potato Co., James McCarthy

Inside the Notebook. Can Maine Take Advantage of the New 'Age of Timber'?, James McCarthy

InterSpec Acquired by Salt Lake City Firm, James McCarthy

Nonprofit Acquires Millinocket Mill Site, James McCarthy

On the Record [with] Jessica Burton, James McCarthy

Politics & Co. Bill to Protect Monhegan Threatens Aqua Ventus Offshore Wind Project, James McCarthy

Politics & Co. Commission Lays Out Proposals to Strengthen State’s Struggling Biomass Industry, James McCarthy

Portland Museum of Art Reopens After $2.7M Makeover, James McCarthy

Sappi to Invest $165M in Skowhegan Mill, James McCarthy

The List. Maine’s Largest Chambers of Commerce: Ranked by Membership as of January 2017, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Patent Holders, Ranked by Number of Utility Patents Granted to Companies with Maine-based Inventors for Years 2011-2015, Stephanie R. Meagher, compiler

The List. Maine's Latest and Largest Green Buildings, Stephanie R. Meagher

The List. Maine's Largest Private Employers, Ranked by Average Monthly Employment Range, 2016, Stephanie R. Meagher. compiler

Business That Measures Down to the Microgram Plans Major Expansion, Laurie Schreiber

Portland Housing: Striking a Balance for All Incomes, Laurie Schreiber

Seaside Inns Find New Investors, Laurie Schreiber

VIP Owner Buys Auburn Office Building, Laurie Schreiber

Bangor's 'Sole Man' : New 3-D Printer Can Change Materials on the Fly, Make Sneaker Parts Faster, Lori Valigra

Biz Money. Aquaculture Has $138M Total Economic Impact on Maine, Lori Valigra

Can’t Be a Food Hub Without Farmers: Annual Maine Farm Show Draws Largest Crowd in 76 Years, Lori Valigra

Colby’s Master Plan: College, Community Unite to Brighten the Lights in Downtown Waterville, Lori Valigra

Composites Company Keeps Low Profile, Lori Valigra

Growing a 'Cannabiz' in Maine: Wellness Connection of Maine, Sowing a Successful Business Brings Mine-Altering Costs, Lori Valigra

Inside the Notebook. Piecing Together a Future from a Tattered Past, Lori Valigra

Inside the Notebook. This Farm Encourages Weed Growth, Lori Valigra

New Law Could Help Smaller Manufacturers, Lori Valigra

On the Record [with] Andrew Chang, Lori Valigra

On the Record [with] Josh Schlesinger, Lori Valigra

On the Record [with] Kate Cone, Lori Valigra

Unum Moves Nimbly in Changing Market, Lori Valigra

Builders Grapple with Labor Shortage; Construction Business is Booming, but Where Are the Workers?, Jennifer Van Allen

Cranes in the Air: Commercial Development is Booming, but Concerns Grow, Jennifer Van Allen

5 on the Future: Big Changes in Washington Might Still Mean Incremental Growth in Maine, Peter Van Allen

An $18M Redevelopment Planned for Eastport Cannery, Peter Van Allen

Mainely Tubs Joins the Growing Roster of Maine ESOPs, Peter Van Allen

Submissions from 2016

How to: Navigate End-of-Life Care and Related Conversations, Daryl J. Cady

Fact Book: Doing Business in Maine, [Editorial staff writers]

How to: Work with Your Commercial Lender to Grow Your Business, David M. Eldridge

Maker of Wire Mesh Used in Lobster Traps Expanding Workforce and Round-the-clock Manufacturing, Laura Finaldi

Hands-on Management: Sustainable Growth Planned for Good Natured Brand, Tina Fischer

Mission in a Bottle: In the Beverage Business, Details Matter, Tina Fisher

How to: Finance a Business Venture, Will Hatt

Giving Guide 2016-2017 : Your Resource for Corporate Contributions, Mark Jeanneret, project editor

Iconic Threat: Wicked Whoopies' Business Continues to Grow, Lisa Joy

How to: Protect a Small Business from Computer Disaster, Nick Knowlton

How to: Figure out the Legal Implications of Workplace Wellness Programs, Patricia Lambreti

How to: Sublet Your Way Around a Commercial Real Estate Shortage, Justin Lamontagne

How to: Avoid Moving from One Bad Job to Another, Rob Levine

How to: See Value in Negative Role Models, Rob Levine

Commentary. Get Rid of the Monkeys, Steve Lovejoy

2017 Book of Lists, [Mainebiz Editorial Staff]

A New Private Practice Takes Advantage of ‘Jobs for New England’ Financing, Mainebiz Staff

CEI's new CEO is a Familiar Face in Maine, Mainebiz staff

Chocolate-maker Among Finalist for Fellowship, Mainebiz staff

Federal Team Established to Aid Forest Product Industry, Mainebiz staff

Garbage to Garden Wins $100K Greenlight Maine Purse, Mainebiz staff

J&S Oil, Owner of Eight Xpress Stop C-Stores, Acquired by Massachusetts Energy Company, Mainebiz staff

New National Monument Praised and Criticized, Mainebiz Staff

Owner of Wind Farms in Maine Files for Chapter 11, Mainebiz staff

Pine State Trading Sells Its Convenience Store Division, Mainebiz staff

Politics & Co. Asking the $13.4M Question: Will the PUC Biomass Bidding Process be Competitive?, Mainebiz staff

Politics & Co. What You Need to Know Going into Nov. 8 Election, Mainebiz Staff

Report: Maine Infrastructure Needs Solutions and Investment, Mainebiz Staff

Scarborough Real Estate Firm Extends its Holdings in Boston's Northwestern Suburbs, Mainebiz staff

Startups Continue to Garner Interest from Funding Contests, Mainebiz staff

The Bambino Scrapbooks: Portland's History IT Digitizes Ruth's Storied Career, Mainebiz Staff

The Fastest Growing Companies in Maine Runners Up, Mainebiz Staff

Why Did the Coast Guard Bypass BIW for Cutter Contract?, Mainebiz Staff

How to: Create Your Company's Media Fact Sheet, Nancy Marshall

How to: Master the Art of Storytelling to Build Your Company's Brand, Nancy Marshall

How to: Use Meditation and Mindfulness to Help Your Business, Nancy Marshall

Focus. Banking & Finance: Largest Maine-based Banks, Heide Martin, compiler

Maine's Largest Small Business Administration Loans, Ranked by Loan Amount, 2015, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Highest Paid Lobbyists, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Highest-paid State Employees: Ranked by Total Annual Compensation, 2015, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Chambers of Commerce, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Credit Unions, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Nonprofit Organizations, Ranked by Fiscal Year 2014 Assets, Heide Martin, compiler

The List. Maine's Largest Power Plants: Ranked by Summer Generating Capacity in Megawatts, Heide Martin, complier

How to: Keep 'Must-have' Gadgets from Taking the Place of Practical Tools, Jodi Martin

An Island Community Confronts Economic Challenges, James McCarthy, author, photographer

Addressing Maine's Drug Crisis, James McCarthy

AMC Gets Forest Management Certification in Maine, James McCarthy

Bill Would Boost FAME's Large Business Investments, James McCarthy

'Build Your Own' Hangar Lots Available at Brunswick Executive Airport, James McCarthy

Businesses Wary About New Overtime Rules: New OT Rules Take Effect Dec.1, Here's What You Need to Know, James McCarthy

Business Leaders of the Year. 'We're Just Beginning': Pineland Farms Potato Co. Rodney McCrum Won't be Resting on any Laurels, James McCarthy

CEI Lands $20M USDA Loan to Boost Community-building Projects in Rural Maine, James McCarthy

CMP, Emera Maine Propose New Transmission Line for Northern Maine, James McCarthy

FAA Invests $26M in Aviation Gateways, James McCarthy

FairPoint, Public Advocate Reach Agreement Over Regulatory Dispute, James McCarthy

FairPoint Strikers Win Victory in Maine's Business Court, James McCarthy