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March 17, 2020

US SBA offers low-interest Federal Disaster Loans to Maine Small Businesses

The U.S. Small Business Administration is offering low-interest federal disaster loans for working capital to Maine small businesses suffering substantial economic injury as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), SBA Administrator Jovita Carranza announced today. SBA acted under its own authority, as provided by the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act that was recently signed by the President, to declare a disaster following a request received from Gov. Janet T. Mills on March 13, 2020. More...

March 13, 2020

A Letter From Tom Peaco about the Expo

To our valued members, I write to you today to let you know that your Chamber leadership has decided to reschedule our Business & Community Expo to a future date to be determined. Plans were well underway for this very popular and anticipated event, which had been scheduled for April 1. More...