MetroWest communities get $60K in downtown planning grants

Four MetroWest communities — Ashland, Marlborough, Shrewsbury and Stow — have received $15,000 state grants each for planning efforts to...

Should state offices move from Boston to Worcester?

Boston is home to state department headquarters but also is very expensive for office space, leading to a potential solution: moving those offices to...

Boston Scientific to buy Minnesota prostate firm for up to $406M

Boston Scientific plans to buy a Minnesota firm making minimally invasive therapy for men with prostate issues in a deal valued at up to $406 million.

Worcester incubators combining, raising $2M

Two Worcester incubators, Action! Worcester and the Worcester CleanTech Incubator, are joining efforts, combing their spaces and kicking off a...

Honey Farms office moves out of Worcester after $39M purchase

The convenience-store chain Honey Farms has moved its headquarters out of Worcester after being bought last year by a Waltham-based company.

Business cards play more of a marketing role in digital era

Business cards once had to serve as Rolodex-filling necessities if someone wanted to remember how to reach an important or distant contact. In the...

Fitchburg State remaking theater as new community, incubator space

A theater on Fitchburg's Main Street has sat vacant for decades as a lost opportunity to help revitalize a stretch of downtown but the building is...

Electric vehicle charging stations popping up in Central Mass.

In Central Massachusetts, more electric car charging stations are popping up, and they're being used far more than ever.

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