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FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England, announced today that ECHO Lake Aquarium and Science Center, an award-winning LEED-certified facility in Burlington, VT, has chosen FirstLight’s Internet service to support the company’s growing network infrastructure needs.     As a non-profit aquarium and science center accommodating up … Read More

Transaction expands FirstLight’s presence throughout New Hampshire ALBANY, NY – October 14, 2014 – FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating fiber optic networks in Upstate New York and Northern New England with connectivity to Canada, announced today that it has completed its acquisition of substantially all of the assets of New Hampshire-based G4 … Read More

Relationship offers businesses in traditionally underserved areas access to enhanced Internet service FirstLight Fiber, a facilities-based telecommunications service provider operating in Upstate New York and Northern New England, announced today that it will provide next generation IP services to business customers located along Maine Fiber Company’s existing fiber infrastructure, also known as “Three Ring Binder.” … Read More

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ALBANY BUSINESS REVIEW – August 28, 2014 – FirstLight Fiber, a telecom company headquartered in Albany, has positioned itself to offer more services in markets across the Northeast through the acquisition of a New Hampshire internet service provider. FirstLight Fiber, previously called Tech Valley Communications, announced Wednesday that it was acquiring G4 Communications, a Manchester, … Read More

New Hampshire Business Review – August 27, 2014 – FirstLight Fiber of Albany, N.Y. announced Wednesday that it has reached an agreement to acquire G4 Communications, one of New Hampshire’s oldest Internet service providers, further consolidating state’s telecommunications industry and stepping up its challenge to FairPoint Communications and Comcast in the battle to gain share … Read More

FIERCE TELECOM – August 27, 2014 – FirstLight Fiber is expanding its presence in the New Hampshire market by reaching an asset purchase agreement to acquire all of G4 Communications’ holdings, including its customer base and its Manchester, N.H., data center. Both companies expect the deal to close after meeting customary regulatory approvals. So what … Read More