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Acting Director of SBA Steps Down

| January 23, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The acting administrator of the Small Business Administration is stepping down. Jeanne Hulit announced Thursday that she’s returning to Maine next month to serve as president of the Northeast Community Banking Division at Northeast Bank. Her last day at the SBA is Feb. 7. She said Marianne Markowitz, regional administrator in […]

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U.S. Small Business Administration officials made a visit to the county this week to recognize Lender’s exceptional commitment to small businesses in Maine as well as highlight those small businesses.

| December 3, 2013

Cory LaPlante was just a teenager when he lost his leg due to a rare form of bone cancer. Due to the lack of available care in the County, he had to travel hundreds of miles to New Hampshire to receive treatment. It was then that he promised himself he would go on to college, […]

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County Business is SBA New England Young Entrepreneur for 2013

| April 9, 2013

A county business owner’s hard work is paying off.  Shawn Cunningham reports on how one man saw a need and decided to FIT IT, and now he’s being rewarded for those actions.

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