All posts by Darren Fishell

Darren Fishell

About Darren Fishell

Darren is a Portland-based reporter for the Bangor Daily News writing about the Maine economy and business. He's interested in putting economic data in context and finding the stories behind the numbers.

Eastern Mountain Sports to close Portland store in bankruptcy deal

A Delaware bankruptcy judge has given Eastern Mountain Sports’ parent company approval to close its Portland store on Marginal Way, in addition to 47 others. The judge on Thursday approved the request from Eastern Outfitters, which owns Eastern Mountain Sports and Bob’s Stores. The closures are part of the Chapter 11 bankruptcy plan for the UK-based Sports Direct […]