Leighton’s Landing Farm is an Etsy shop run out of Franklin, Maine that is doing business near the top of a very niche market, with products that have shipped to California, Europe, Australia and Japan.
Chipotle has agreed to pay $240,000 to former employees of its closed Augusta location as part of a settlement for illegally closing the restaurant in the middle of a union organizing drive in July of 2022, according to the Maine AFL-CIO.
Fishers of Maine lobster, one of the most lucrative seafood species in the U.S., had a smaller haul during a year in which the industry battled surging fuel and bait prices, rebukes from key retailers and the looming possibility of new fishing restrictions.
For a few years now, Quality Jewelers spends the month of December hiding gifts around Bangor and the surrounding towns for their Facebook followers to find. It’s a little game they call Finders Keepers.