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Fish: What Does Broadening the Sales Tax Mean?

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Should voters repeal Maine's new tax reform law? Read More...

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Soapbox Derby: Sales Tax
Opinion
Carrie Jones and Scott K Fish
Due to a people’s veto effort by Maine Republicans, LD 1495—a bill planned to broaden Maine’s sales tax base—will be on the ballot in June. Take a moment to read what our Soapbox duo thinks of the issue before casting your vote.

Scott K Fish: What to Do About Unemployment

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Last time ME unemployment was this high was 1992. Read More...

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January 2010
Soapbox Derby: Unemployment
Opinion
Scott K Fish

The last time unemployment in Maine was this high was 1992. And while Maine's unemployment rate is lower than the national average, it isn't great.

What should be done to combat unemployment?

Maine Ahead: New Biz Magazine on Newsstands by Dec. 7

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'The mission of our magazine iis to improve Maine‘s economic vitality and prosperity.' Read More...

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December 2, 2009

Maine Ahead magazine is now in front of 15,000 Maine executives
New business magazine to be on Maine newsstands statewide by December 7.

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BangorMetro.com Feature: The Bangor Troop Greeters

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The Bangor Troop Greeters have been active for almost two decades. Read More...

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Star Volunteers
Lifestyle: The Way We Get By
Melanie Brooks and Jodi Hersey

The Bangor Troop Greeters have been active for almost two decades. Thanks to an award winning documentary, audiences across the nation are learning what it takes for these senior citizens to serve their community through volunteering.

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