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JetBlue's Q2 revenue, earnings soar

John Agoglia |

Second-quarter revenue and earnings for JetBlue Airways Corp., the only commercial passenger airline that flies out of Worcester, took off as higher traffic pushed up revenue to $1.5 billion for the...

Gas-tax question to top 4 Nov. ballot initiatives


Ballot activists can start getting their slogans on now that this year’s statewide ballot questions – all of which have implications for business - have been assigned numbers.

WRTA hires Swedish firm to build new facility

Emily Micucci |

Skanska USA Building, a division of Stockholm-based Skanska AB, has signed a contract with the Worcester Regional Transit Authority (WRTA) to build a new maintenance and operations facility on...

P&W Railroad reaches agreement with clerical union

John Agoglia |

Providence & Worcester Railroad has entered into an eight-year collective bargaining agreement with the Transportation Communications International Union (TCU), which will include a compounded annual...

Westborough shuttle expands routes

Emily Micucci |

Due to growing demand, the Westborough shuttle service operated by the Worcester Regional Transit Authority (WRTA) added a new route this week for Westborough residents living in the downtown area.

Westborough ups the effort to reduce auto traffic

Emily Micucci |

Westborough town officials took aggressive action to reduce the number of cars on the road during peak commuting hours when it launched shuttle service between the MBTA commuter rail station and...

Worcester flight academy relocates, changes name

Emily Micucci |

The former Worcester Regional Flight Academy (WRFA) has moved from the Worcester Regional Airport to the Southbridge Municipal Airport, and changed its name to AeroVenture Insitute (AVI), the...

Sevcon earnings improve in Q2

Emily Micucci |

Southborough-based Sevcon Inc., which makes microprocessor-based controls for electric and hybrid vehicles, attributed higher revenue and income in the second quarter to increased shipments across...

Ambulance service boosts presence in Worcester area

Michael Novinson |

Woburn-based LifeLine Ambulance Services has renewed its Worcester lease and expanded its fleet after signing contracts with several new health care facilities.

Despite rough winter, JetBlue reaches 50k Worcester passengers

John Agoglia |

After five months of daily service out of Worcester Regional Airport, JetBlue has reached its 50,000th passenger, the Queens-based company said. 

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