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Membership in Maine Credit Unions

2013

637,370

2012

625,370

Source: Maine Credit Union League

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News from September 9, 2013

September 10, 2013

In Sanford, no run-of-the-mill success Several photos included in this story

Officials celebrate a public-private effort that helped restore the historic Sanford Mill and attract tenants.

September 9, 2013

Hybrids, concept cars generate auto show buzz

Ten of the most eagerly awaited new cars going on display at the Frankfurt Auto Show this week.

September 9, 2013

Pennell's, a Maine Street icon in Brunswick, is sold

The owners of Pennell's Clothing Store say they sold their Maine Street building on Sept. 3 and now have two months to liquidate their inventory.

September 9, 2013

Female official at Treasury considered for Fed board

 If Lael Brainard gets the job, it may ease criticism of the Obama administration over its roles for women.

September 9, 2013

Portland considers changes to food truck rules

20130627_EatRun A City Council committee meets Tuesday to review loosening city regulations.

September 9, 2013

Bon-Ton store fills void at Maine Mall

 Amid challenging times for regional malls comes a rare achievement in South Portland – no vacancies.