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Postal union concerned about Staples merger

Sam Bonacci |

Staples' bid to buy its chief rival, Office Depot, has been knocked by the American Postal Workers Union (APWU), which told Federal Trade Commission investigators that the merger proposed by the...

Healey: Amazon facility a 'distribution warehouse'


Attorney General Maura Healey said Tuesday she believes an Amazon facility in Stoughton that plans to open on Thanksgiving qualifies as a "distribution warehouse," rather than a retail store that...

Worcester arts fair to generate $25K

Sam Bonacci |

The winter edition of local arts fair stArt on the Street is set to bring nearly $25,000 in sales to Worcester in December, the organizing committee announced Tuesday.

Amazon worker says retailer should close on Thanksgiving


Camille Carrigan wants to spend Thanksgiving with family just like many other Americans who don't have to work on the national holiday.

Central Mass firms set sights on international markets


Westborough-based eClinicalWorks is a company near the top of its field. It's one of the top vendors of electronic health records systems for U.S. doctors' offices and a big player in the development...

Framingham pushing for $34-million downtown MassBay campus

Emily Micucci |

Local stakeholders are in the process of re-pitching a $34-million downtown Framingham satellite campus of Massachusetts Bay Community College to the Baker Administration after a host of community...

Movers & Shakers

HEIDI M. LANDERS and REBECCA LYNCH were hired by Worcester social service agency The Bridge of Central Massachusetts. Landers is director of nursing. A resident of Barre, she is a graduate of...

Liquor retailer opens first Mass. store in Natick

Emily Micucci |

Total Wine & More, a national liquor retailer, has opened its first Massachusetts store at the Clover Leaf Mall on Speen Street in Natick.

Iconic Worcester toy store to close

Sam Bonacci |

The Classic Toy Shop that has been providing toys and games to the children of Worcester and surrounding communities for the past 35 years will shut its doors before the end of the year.

Dudley Toyota dealer to change hands; remain open

Sam Bonacci |

A long-standing auto dealership in Dudley, Tri-State Toyota, will become McGee Toyota of Dudley as the community’s only new car dealership cleared its final hurdle towards a sale Monday night.

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