The Portland City Council has postponed vote on a measure to provide financial incentives to owners of short-term rental property in the city to convert them to long-term rentals, but approved another restricting when people can walk dogs off leash.
Congressional leaders of both parties and President Donald Trump are calling for a fourth package to help restart the economy after the COVID-19 pandemic — this one aimed at infrastructure. But Maine’s delegation differs on priorities and timing.
U.S. Sen. Susan Collins' office is warning small business owners of another emerging scam targeting small business owners who might be seeking payroll relief through the new "Keeping American Workers Paid and Employed Act."
The Augusta office building that houses Maine’s Department of Environmental Protection was closed Tuesday for a deep-cleaning after an worker there tested positive for COVID-19. But the union that represents state employees is demanding that the state keep the Ray building on the campus of the old AMHI hospital closed longer.