Risky practices included letting drivers go 800 miles without rest, and operating with bad brakes.
With loan default notices also on the rise, observers say it will be a while before Maine sees a rebound like other states.
Consumers are used to bargains, have learned they can live with less, and are burned out on the frenzy of the season.
A report by Maine Audubon that says turbines can be compatible with wildlife is attacked by other advocates.
D.C. Air & Seafood and Christopher Byers of Winter Harbor plead guilty to working with fishermen to conceal the harvesting of nearly 80,000 pounds of scallops.
Some big-box stores offer the policies, favoring the consumer, to compete with Amazon’s deals.
Shelby and Nels Omdal are expanding their Brunswick-based business.
Lower-than-anticipated earnings from a handful of U.S. companies and ‘buyer’s fatigue’ are cited.
Three billionaires saved up to $5.3 million dating back to the depths of 2009 recession.
The renovated Eastland, now a Westin, mixes tradition with modern amenities after a $50 million renovation.