Saturday, December 7, 2013
Maine by the numbers
A daily snapshot of the state's economy
New Building Permits for October
Number of new building permits for single-family units in October 2013
Number in October 2012
Source: U.S. Census
News from July 6, 2013
Critics say medical facilities plead poverty and lay off workers but continue to compensate executives and surgeons with substantial payouts.
The fight to take the PC company private is set to culminate in a shareholder vote on July 18.
Indoor Street View, a Google Inc. contractor, has already created virtual tours of some Portland businesses, including The Alpaca Shed and the Portland Regional Chamber.