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GE opens $27M, 500-job facility in Marlborough

Sam Bonacci |

GE Healthcare Life Sciences held the grand opening for its U.S. headquarters in Marlborough on Thursday, highlighting the division's $27 million investment in the new facility.

MassDOT announces $88M in Marlborough-area projects

Sam Bonacci |

Road construction will be booming in and around Marlborough in the near future as the state has committed at least $87.8 million in MassDOT projects to take place in the city and the surrounding area

House advancing new bridge and road repair strategy


A transportation finance bill the House plans to take up Wednesday could serve as a model for an eventual new method of funding road and bridge repairs in Massachusetts, according to one lawmaker.

Highways, small bridges on house agenda


The Massachusetts House appears poised to advance legislation authorizing $750 million in spending on highways and $50 million on a new program to make repairs to small bridges.

Oxford pursuing $1M funding for infrastructure improvements

Sam Bonacci |

The town of Oxford is pursuing a $1 million MassWorks grant for improvements along the Route 20 corridor.

The trouble with Worcester's private roads


Worcester’s 81 miles of private, substandard roads impede traffic, development and real estate transactions.

Record revenue projected for MBTA commuter rail

Sam Bonacci |

The MBTA’s commuter rail is anticipating record revenues of $215 million for fiscal year 2016.

Simple improvements count for healthcare innovation too

BY Dr. Tzvi Jonas |

During these exciting days of medical innovation, with developments ranging from advanced robotic surgery to nanoparticle-based cancer treatments, it's easy to forget that simple actions can also...

Protecting young athletes from the opioid crisis

Laura Finaldi |

Sports doctors and trainers are approaching pain management with athletes differently in light of the opioid crisis.

MBTA eyes outsourcing to fix 'broken' inventory system


Describing a dysfunctional inventory system that does not meet industry standards, MBTA officials and a consultant made the case Monday to outsource the operations, while workers argued keeping the...

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