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Mid Coast Hospital offers real help for long-term weight loss

Mid Coast Hospital offers real help for long-term weight loss

 

Mid Coast Hospital's popular Center for Weight & Lifestyle Change is offering two new classes: one class meets every Thursday, for 12 weeks beginning April 19, and the other class meets every Tuesday for 12 weeks beginning September 13.

Maine Environmental Education Association Announces The 2012 Environmental Education Awards

 

The Maine Environmental Education Association (MEEA) will announce the winners of its annual environmental education awards recognizing this year's most outstanding environmental educator, school, business and environmental program in the state of Maine.  These awards will be announced at MEEA's annual conference on Friday, March 23rd at the Chewonki Foundation in Wiscasset, Maine at 8:30 a.m. Winners for 2012 include:

·      Oakhurst Dairy:  The Maine Environmental Education Association Business of Year

·      Lincoln Middle School, Portland, ME:  The Maine Environmental Education Association School of the Year

·      Kennebec Land Trust: The Excellence in Environmental Education Program Award

Yarmouth Boat Yard Expands with New Service Center and Heated Indoor Boat Storage Facility

Yarmouth Boat Yard Expands with New Service Center and Heated Indoor Boat Storage Facility

Yarmouth Boat Yard has broken ground on their new service center and indoor heated boat storage facility. The new 6,500 s.f. building will facilitate year-round boat service work and provide indoor heated storage. The building will be completed and ready for service work beginning this June.

"The new service and heated indoor storage building is in-keeping with focus on providing a full-service experience for our boating customers," said Yarmouth Boat Yard owner Steve Arnold. "The building will give us the ability to perform additional year-round service for engine repowers, fiberglass work, electronics installation and other boat repairs and maintenance."

Social Media Monday - Business Page Timelines

Social Media Monday - Business Page Timelines

 

 

Have you seen the new Timeline for business pages?

Facebook is converting their business pages to the Timeline that we utilize on the personal profiles on March 30.  Of course for those that can't wait they have released an early version.

Things to know.......

TideSmart Talk with Stevoe features Russell Walters, Dave Herring, Dennis Carey and Fred Forsley

TideSmart Talk with Stevoe continued on Saturday, March 10 with a round table on Maine outdoor recreation, followed by business and leadership discussion. In the first hour, Host Steve Woods (Stevoe) talks about why he decided to run for U.S. Senate, and what he thinks is the biggest problem that we face as a country today.

Russell Walters and Dave Herring

In the first hour, Stevoe is joined in studio by Russell Walters and Dave Herring to talk Maine outdoor recreation. Walters has more than 30 years of experience in the adventure industry and he is currently president of Northern Outdoors, a four-season adventure resort in western Maine.

Oakhurst Dairy Recognized for its Best in Class Sustainable Business Practices by Innovation Center

Oakhurst Dairy Recognized for its Best in Class Sustainable Business Practices by Innovation Center


Oakhurst Dairy Recognized for its Best in Class Sustainable Business Practices by Innovation Center for U.S. Dairy

Company Receives Honorable Mention in Outstanding Dairy Processing & Manufacturing Sustainability Award Category

 

20 Entrepreneurs across Maine receive $411,268 in MTI Seed Grants leveraging $626,880 in additional

REVISED 20 Entrepreneurs across Maine receive $411,268 in MTI Seed Grants leveraging $626,880 in additional investment

At its February meeting, the Maine Technology Institute (MTI) Board of Directors awarded $411,268 in 20 new Seed Grants to entrepreneurs from Old Town and Orono to Camden and Rockport to York. MTI Seed Grants support early-stage research and development activities for entrepreneurs to bring new products to market.  Seed Grants were awarded in five of the state’s seven technology sectors; advanced technologies for forestry and agriculture, aquaculture and marine technology, biotechnology, environmental technologies and information technology.