Maine Needs Migrants

Last November I attended Midcoast Magnet’s Juice 3.0 conference in Camden: a gathering of creative economy types, venture capital folks, community organizers, and entrepreneurs who spent two productive days networking, sharing ideas, and learning. I had the good fortune to … Continue reading

Success Express Seminar Tackles Risk, March 22

A core mission of the Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce is connecting our members with opportunities to stay up-to-date with the latest in a variety of business disciplines, to enhance existing skills, to learn new skills, and to boost … Continue reading

March 14 Business & Community Expo Returns to Rockport’s Samoset

As our newly merged Penobscot Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce (PBRCC) began organizing this year’s Business Expo, we decided to expand the focus of the expo and renamed it the PBRCC Business and Community Expo. The result of this new … Continue reading

Holiday festivals require holiday spirit of volunteering and donations

As we tip into November there’s no escaping the fact that the holidays are approaching. For me, the various celebrations in our local towns serve to highlight how lucky we are to live in such community-minded places, bursting with generosity, … Continue reading

Culture, food focus of festivities in midcoast region

Multiple events focused on art, culture, food and wine will come together in the seaside towns of Maine’s Midcoast during the first weekend of October. Thousands of visitors are expected to attend. On Camden Harbor, against a backdrop of schooners, mountains … Continue reading