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Analysis: University of Maine's engineering program ranks 156th best in the nation, study finds

University of Maine finished in a tie for 156th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Portland-South Portland area posts 179th highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,549 properties in the Portland-South Portland area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 179th highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: Maine posts 23rd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 1,110 properties in Maine started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 23rd highest foreclosure rate in the nation, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Analysis: University of New England medical school ranks 91st best for primary care in the nation

University of New England finished in a tie for 91st in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

University of Maine tops the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Washington County residents is highest in Maine

Washington County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Maine, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: University of New England ranks 93rd best for medical research in the nation, study finds

University of New England finished in a tie for 93rd in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Maine building permits: November 2018

Maine issued 335 building permits for privately owned housing during November, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

BOWDOIN COLLEGE: New Dorms, New Opportunities for Juniors and Seniors

The fall 2019 opening of four brand new Passive House dorms on Park Row added a new element of excitement at this year's housing lottery.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Maine is 34th lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Maine ranks 34th in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Analysis: Maine ranks 15th highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Maine ranked in a tie for 15th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Analysis: Which college volleyball program grossed the most in Maine

Bates College, Bowdoin College and Colby College top the list of highest grossing college volleyball programs in Maine in 2016

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