It is October in New England and aside from relishing in the unseasonably warm temperatures and the incredibly vibrant fall foliage, it’s also the closing act of the major league baseball season. While our beloved Red Sox have unceremoniously exited the playoffs and, as a result, relegated one of baseball’s most beloved figures, “Big Papi”… Read more »

The Best Laid Plans of Mice and Maine

This past Tuesday, I had the pleasure of attending two noteworthy events in Ellsworth – – a ribbon cutting at the new Union River Center for Innovation and the ground breaking of the Jackson Laboratory’s new $75 million state-of-the-art vivarium. Both of these projects benefited from investments from the Maine Technology Institute and both will… Read more »

Maine Startup Activity and Enthusiasm Attracting Attention

While I cannot claim to be much of a Country Music fan, I do recall hearing a song a couple of summers ago by recording artist Tim McGraw who revealed, “Portland, Maine, I don’t know where that is… and I don’t want to know.” McGraw was ostensibly singing about a partner who had moved to… Read more »