Author Archives: Brian Rahill

Development Spotlight: Shop Second Saturday

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Has this happened to you? You’re a web development professional.  Maybe you’re a freelancer or maybe you’re part of a team.  You’ve almost built the website of your client’s dreams but there’s a hitch; they want some features that moves the project just out of reach of your resources or skill level. We’ve had good…

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Cerahelix’s New Look

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Cerahelix Inc.‘s revolutionary technology, the helix NFM, uses DNA to make incredibly small, uniform holes in ceramics, creating a filter for liquids that is chemical resistant, resists fouling, and creates liquids of high purity. The helix NFM can have a significant impact on the sustainability of the earth: according to CEO Susan MacKay, replacing a…

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A Makeover for Maine Adaptive

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It’s the mission of Maine Adaptive Sports & Recreation to bring access to recreational sports to Maine adults and children with physical disabilities. They’re passionate about the fact that everyone should be able to have a healthy relationship with recreational sports, and they provide of 3500 lessons free of charge each year. Here at RainStorm,…

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Worldwide Leader in Laser Particle Sizers Launches New Website

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Sequoia Scientific is passionate about advancing the Environmental Sciences. Their Environmental Science research and products are invaluable in the field. In working with RainStorm,  Sequoia Scientific sought to build a modern site that made their research more readily available to the community. The brand new Sequoia website is designed to be a sleek and picturesque one-stop…

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Maine InfoNet Launches New Website

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Maine InfoNet provides an invaluable resource by connecting academic, public, school, and special libraries across the state. It also provide the libraries access to a shared library catalog.  This gives the libraries access to a wide range of lending resources they wouldn’t otherwise have. One of the challenges with the Maine InfoNet Website was that even…

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Maine Space Grant Consortium Launches New Website

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Maine Space Grant Consortium is funded by NASA to enhance space exploration, education, and research in Maine. Based out of Augusta, Maine, MSGC provides students, educators, and researchers with exciting opportunities to learn about and study space. We’ve been working with Maine Space Grant Consortium since 2006. The new website has an updated look and user-friendly interface, and features rotating…

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Popular Mobile App, 7 Little Words, Revamps Website

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7 Little Words is a fun, simple, and challenging word puzzle that is enjoyable even for those who don’t think they like word games. This mobile application has been downloaded by millions of people all over the world, and is based out of Caribou, Maine. The popularity of mobile devices (tablets, smartphones, etc) is increasing rapidly,…

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The Town of Houlton launches new municipal website

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The Town of Houlton is a service center community, offering full-time police, fire and ambulance service. Nestled in Northern Maine, Houlton is a town of over 6,000 residents, and is located near the United States – Canada border. The new Town of Houlton website is built on the easy-to-use WordPress content management system, and features a dynamic…

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New Bangor schools sites focused on informing the community

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The Bangor School Department is a body of ten schools committed to “academic excellence for all.” Located in Bangor, Maine, the school department serves thousands of students from kindergarten through twelfth grade. In working with RainStorm, the school department sought to build a site that is more modern and is geared towards informing parents and…

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Street’s Landscaping showcases services with a single page website

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Street’s Landscaping is a family-owned business which provides lawn care, sitework, and paving services to residential and commercial customers in the greater Bangor area. The website is built with WordPress, and enables staff to add new photos, update content, and change the slideshow with ease. The single page design showcases the entire site content, and scrolling…

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New Alström Syndrome International website supports those with rare disorder

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Alström Syndrome International seeks to provide support, information, and coordination world-wide to families and professionals in order to treat and cure Alström Syndrome. There are currently nearly 800 individuals with this disorder in fifty-two different countries. The new website contains resources for families and professionals, encouraging them to join the community and connect with others.…

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