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Westward Joe: Dunkin’ tries Calif. once again

Dunkin Donuts has opened two new locations in California in preparation for a large expansion into the Golden State.

New Marlborough hotel moves ahead


(UPDATED) Minnesota-based CSM Corp. has closed on a parcel of land in the Marlborough Hills office park, paying $1.95 million for the parcel, where it will develop a Hilton Garden Inn to serve the...

Democratic governor candidates spar over casinos

State House News Service |

With three weeks until primary polls open, the three Democrats vying to succeed Gov. Deval Patrick debated everything Tuesday from the legalization of marijuana to indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry and...

Westborough Chick-fil-A to employ at least 80

Chick-fil-A said its inaugural Central Massachusetts store in Westborough will employ at least 80.

Fitch: Restaurateurs watch minimum wage hike closely

John Agoglia |

While a federal minimum wage increase seems like a long shot, city and state raises such as the one passed last month in Massachusetts, have the restaurant industry nervous, according to New...

Worcester roads to close for Obama visit

President Barack Obama's presence in the Worcester area will be felt tomorrow, even for those who haven't snagged a ticket to the Worcester Technical High School commencement.

Central Mass. tourist attractions ready for a busy summer

With a full slate of indoor and outdoor activities and a targeted ad campaign g the Worcester area is becoming a hot spot for summer fun.

Southbridge Hotel has new operator

Emily Micucci |

Southbridge Hotel & Conference Center has selected the Shaner Hotel Group as its new management company, according to a statement from Pennsylvania-based Shaner.

Reverberations of Plainville casino


With Massachusetts seemingly ready to roll the dice, Plainville and the Interstate 495 south area are suddenly poised to become the state's de facto capital for Las Vegas-style gambling.

Old W. Brookfield pub returning to its roots

One of the nation’s oldest operating taverns is undergoing a major renovation in West Brookfield, part of an effort to revitalize the town center.

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