Atlantic Federal Credit Union recently changed the name of its insurance division to Atlantic Federal Credit Union Insurance.
While the name has changed, the service and range of insurance products offered remain the same.
McTeague Higbee, a law firm dedicated to protecting the rights of Maine’s working people, recently announced that partners Jeffery Cohen and Karen Bilodeau, and Kevin Noonan, managing partner, have been named to the Best Lawyers in America roster for 2018.
University Credit Union, Maine’s only full-service financial institution exclusively serving the University of Maine System’s students, employees, alumni and their families, recently announced several staff promotions in Orono and Portland, one involving a resident of South Freeport.
U.S. Sens. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and Angus King, I-Maine, recently announced that six organizations, including Coastal Enterprises, Inc. of Brunswick, received grants totaling $196,124 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Microentrepreneur Assistance Program.
Cheap soda and burgers helped bring more people into McDonald’s.
Joseph Schmitt has joined Bar Harbor Bankshares as senior vice president, chief marketing officer. His office is located at the corporate headquarters in Bar Harbor.
In late September, IM Wireless held its grand opening/ribbon-cutting ceremony at its new location at 580 Lisbon St. in the Mid-Town Shopping Plaza in Lisbon.
IM Wireless is a Verizon Wireless authorized retailer.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia on Tuesday opened a major investment conference aimed at shining a spotlight on the country’s efforts to overhaul its economy and society after being jolted into action following a plunge in oil prices that threatened the kingdom’s main source of revenue and its long-term stability.
Jaylen Brown celebrated his 21st birthday by playing one of the best games of his young career.
Brown scored 23 points — just two points shy of the career high he set in last week’s season-opener — and the Boston Celtics beat the New York Knicks 110-89 on Tuesday night. He left the court with the perfect present — a win.
The Bowdoin College men’s soccer team will be the second or third seed for the upcoming NESCAC Tournament following a scoreless 0-0 tie at first place Tufts on Tuesday afternoon.
Grace Webber scored the first two goals to carry sixth- seeded Wiscasset to a 4- 1 Class D South quarterfinal girls high school soccer win over No. 3 Searsport on Tuesday.
The Wolverines ( 9- 6) visit No. 2 Greenville for a semifinal on Friday at 3 p.m. Searsport finished 7- 8.
Phil Kessel found a way to upstage Sidney Crosby and Connor McDavid.
The Pittsburgh forward raced down the slot and beat goalie Cam Talbot 42 seconds into overtime to give the Penguins a 2-1 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Tuesday night.
No sweat, Clayton Kershaw.
Carson Wentz has the Philadelphia Eagles on top of the NFL.
And the second-year quarterback has also helped the Eagles maintain their perch atop the AP Pro 32 poll after Monday night’s 34-24 win over NFC East rival Washington.
The final month of the regular season convinced York High School girls soccer coach Wally Caldwell that his team was ready to do some damage this postseason.
York took its first step on Monday.
Brunswick High School girls soccer coach Martyn Davison has seen it before. He has witnessed his Dragons face a team that elects to pack it in on defense, keep the game close, then look for that one break on offense to steal a victory.
On Tuesday in a Class A North quarterfinal on a wet pitch, seventh-seeded Lewiston looked to play defense first.