With Karamís Homewood Suites opening in May, Worcester officials are working to get more development in Washington Square, particularly the parcel across Summer Street from the hotel.

Creating a walkable Worcester

Grant Welker |

Worcester officials are looking to Washington Square as a way to bring the city's walkable districts together.


Former Niche chef training Worcester up-and-comers


Cornelius Rogers moved on from Niche Hospitality to help train the next generation of Worcester chefs at the Worcester Regional Food Hub.

James Vander Hooven took over as Mount Wachusett Community College president in March after serving as vice president for enrollment management at Landmark College.

New era at MWCC

Laura Finaldi |

Mount Wachusett Community College's new president, James Vander Hooven, said he will look to continue the college's extensive partnerships with area businesses.

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The Regional Envionmental Council of Central Massachusetts uses urban farms through its YouthGROW program. Pictured are program members (from left) Jennifer Nguyen, Mulki Abdi, Robert Jackson, Carol Himenez and Kelvyn Pacheco.

Worcester could create zoning for urban farms

Urban farming in Worcester is growing, and city council is proposing zoning changes that could help cultivate the industry.

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Jon Radoff, co-founder and CEO of Disruptor Beam, Inc. in Framingham

Framingham firm recreates Game of Thrones authenticity

Disruptor Beam in Framingham has developed three social games based on some of today's hottest entertainment licenses: Game of Thrones Ascent, Star Trek Timelines and The Walking Dead: March to War.

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UMass Medical School, Sullivan Insurance, and Country Bank were some of the local organizations that announced new promotions and hires.

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