Livermore and Appleton approve so-called local food and community self-governance ordinances, joining six other towns that did the same thing last year.
Shaw Bros., which bought the Busque Quarry last fall, received the go-ahead from the town of Windham this morning.
The glitch prevented customers from using debit and credit cards at checkout counters in most of the chain's 181 stores in five Northeast states.
The Postal Service is changing its service standards beginning July 1.
A company affiliated with Central Maine Power Co.'s parent company has been picked to build a pipeline system in the Augusta region to serve state property.
It also reduces its forecast for U.S. economic growth this year from up to 2.9 percent to 2.4 percent.
From manufacturing to high tech companies, employers report problems with filling jobs.
A survey shows concerns about the economy's strength causing delays in adding employees.
A manufacturing breakdown delays plastic license tags required for traps, costing fishermen time and money.