Business News

10:49 pm , 03/06/2015 Sun Journal

PORTLAND — A Brunswick man on Thursday filed a $5 million class action suit against Anthem Health Plans of Maine, charging that the company failed to adequately protect the personal information of its clients prior to the data breach reported in February.

5:09 pm , 03/06/2015 Sun Journal

RUMFORD — Police and rescue workers have responded to the scene of a serious accident on River Street, near the police station. The accident happened just before 5 p.m. Friday when a tan SUV struck a telephone pole, breaking it into pieces.

5:01 pm , 03/06/2015 Bangor Daily News

MILLINOCKET, Maine — Town officials are doing all they can to help the business interests of a New Hampshire investment firm in hopes that its proposed $140 million pellet mill will break ground this year, they said Friday. Cate Street Capital Inc. and two corporate entities it created when it …

4:28 pm , 03/06/2015 Sun Journal

ROCKPORT — A marine researcher is working on a tool he says will allow the state to forecast the level of economic loss suffered by its shellfish industry due to a harmful algae bloom called red tide, which discolors water and makes mussels and clams unsafe for people to eat.

4:28 pm , 03/06/2015 Sun Journal

ROCKPORT — A marine researcher is working on a tool he says will allow the state to forecast the level of economic loss suffered by its shellfish industry due to a harmful algae bloom called red tide, which discolors water and makes mussels and clams unsafe for people to eat.

3:04 pm , 03/06/2015 Bangor Daily News

A BNSF Railway train loaded with crude oil that derailed and caught fire Thursday afternoon was still burning Friday, and the company warned that shipments along the line could be delayed up to 48 hours. BNSF said its train originated from North Dakota and derailed in a rural area south …

1:27 pm , 03/06/2015 Bangor Daily News

PORTLAND, Maine – Regal Naseef has been named the director of development and communication at The Iris Network. A fundraising and communication professional with over 20 years of experience, Regal has strengthened and built capacity for hundreds of nonprofits both in the State of Maine and internationally. Regal is inspired …

1:26 pm , 03/06/2015 Sun Journal

A Bancroft Contracting Corp. crew watches a worker try to shovel frozen ground Friday morning to reach a leachate pipe-main break under Route 2 in Mexico after a Swasey Excavation excavator dug down near the pipe.

1:26 pm , 03/06/2015 Sun Journal

A Bancroft Contracting Corp. crew watches a worker try to shovel frozen ground Friday morning to reach a leachate pipe-main break under Route 2 in Mexico after a Swasey Excavation excavator dug down near the pipe.