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Those counting on a tax break in mid-August still have to wait to find out what day to head to the stores. Both the House and the Senate passed the annual sales-tax holiday, but lawmakers disagree...
The Federated Cos., a national real estate investment group with offices in Boston and Miami, has purchased the property on Worcester's Cambridge Street that includes a Price Chopper supermarket.
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Presented by: The Chamber of Central Mass South
When: 5:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.
Where: Publick House Historic Inn, Sturbridge
For more information: http://cmschamber.ning.com/events/cms-chamber-summer-clambake
Description: Kick off the evening with cocktails at the Red Barn. Clambake buffet in the Garden Tent starts at 6 p.m. with New England clam chowder, steamed clams, pasta salad, cole slaw, baked potatoes, corn on the cob, and more. Your choice of a 1 1/4-lb. lobster, 12-oz. sirloin steak or vegetarian entrée. Build-your-own dessert station: strawberry shortcake and fresh whipped cream. Live music.
|Rank||Company||Local Employees||Year founded|
|1||Genzyme Corp. (Sanofi), Framingham||2,400||1981|
|2||Boston Scientific Corp., Natick||1,700 (1)||1979|
|3||Waters Corp., Milford||1,341||1958|
Source: Individual companies. Note: List includes companies in the biotech, medical device, medical equipment and pharmaceutical industries./Compiled by Roger Magnus.
(1) Data are from 2012; company did not provide more current data.