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Gardiner in the News: 

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January 2015

“The Heart of Gardiner”

Gardiner, a small city on the Kennebec, keeps making big plans — and this time they might even come true.

http://www.downeast.com/heart-gardiner/

January 2015

Gardiner Main Street recognized for outstanding community work

http://www.centralmaine.com/2015/01/03/gardiner-main-street-recognized-for-community-work/

January 1, 2015

Emery’s Meat & Produce opening in Gardiner!

http://www.centralmaine.com/2015/01/01/emerys-meat-produce-opening-in-gardiner-closing-augusta-and-monmouth-stores/

December 16, 2014

Walter Weymouth to perform at Slates on Monday, Dec. 22. Gardiner singer’s country-pop album is “Common Man.”

http://www.centralmaine.com/2014/12/18/walter-weymouth-to-perform-at-slates-on-monday-dec-22/

November 29, 2014 Central Maine business briefs

Monkitree of Gardiner is a quarter-finalist in the 2014 Independent We Stand Independent Small Business of the Year Award.

http://www.centralmaine.com/2014/11/29/central-maine-business-briefs-25/

November 11, 2014 Gardiner Co-op to announce downtown location!!!

The organizers of Gardiner Co-op & Cafe, a venture that’s been in the works for more than three years, say an angel investor bought a building for the group and will let it lease space.

http://www.centralmaine.com/2014/11/11/gardiner-co-op-to-announce-downtown-location/

November 1, 2014 The Bicycle Coaltion of Maine organized Bike Maine’s ride, including a stop in Gardiner and a big spread by local cooks.

http://www.bostonglobe.com/lifestyle/travel/2014/11/01/for-many-travelers-ecotourism-giving-way-altru-tourism/nWqf4eDolS4qsB4xpBH8hP/story.html

October 26, 2014 Downtown Gardiner Library has secured more than $100,000 in grants this year to pay for renovations to the room that will help protect its collection for years to come.

http://www.centralmaine.com/2014/10/26/gardiner-library-to-renovate-archive-room/

October 10, 2014 Johnson Hall commended for their contribution to theater

http://www.centralmaine.com/2014/10/10/johnson-hall-commended-for-its-fabulous-events/ 

September 9, 2014 Gardiner launches downtown business plan contest. Gardiner Main Street hopes the contest will attract entrepreneurs with ideas for new businesses downtown or current businesses looking to expand.

http://www.centralmaine.com/2014/09/09/gardiner-launches-downtown-business-plan-contest/

June 2, 2014 Partnership with Bank of Maine puts focus on Gardiner’s downtown

http://www.mainebiz.biz/article/20140602/CURRENTEDITION/305299993

September 5, 2013 Here’s the best news of all: Lisa’s Legit Burritos, Gardiner’s delightful gathering place for great food and conversation, will soon open a second location on Water Street in Augusta.

http://www.centralmaine.com/2013/09/05/travelin-mainers-lisas-legit-burritos-will-put-a-smile-on-your-face/

October 14, 2013 Gardiner’s A1 Diner hits another historic milestone: 25th Anniversary

http://www.centralmaine.com/2013/10/14/gardiners-a1-diner-hits-another-milestone_2013-10-14/

November 17, 2013 Gardiner voted one of the best towns in Maine!!!

http://www.nerdwallet.com/blog/reviews/best-towns-maine-young-families/

April 15, 2013 Gardiner officials business owners hope the opening of Alex Parker’s Steakhouse, and other changes to the dining mix downtown, will keep pushing the city’s downtown revitalization efforts forward.

http://www.centralmaine.com/2013/04/15/gardiner-steakhouse-opening-seen-as-boost-to-downtown-renaissance/

April 28, 2013 Gardiner officials hope to provide free Wi-Fi to the downtown area and Waterfront Park by this summer with the goal of attracting new visitors.

http://www.centralmaine.com/2013/04/28/gardinercity-aims-for-wi-fi-in-downtown-park_2013-04-28/

February 2, 2013 Encouraging businesses to stay put in Downtown Gardiner

http://www.centralmaine.com/2013/02/18/one-of-three-gardiner-pop-up-stores-stays-put-past-holidays/

 Click through our various photos albums below:

Swine and Stein Oktoberfest

Ribbon Cutting

Art Walk

The Gawler Family

Dark Minds

Downtown Gardiner

Assorted Events

Memorials

Historic Homes in Gardiner, Maine

Historic Churches in Gardiner, Maine

Johnson Hall Gardiner, Maine