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Leicester pot shop to open Tuesday as Mass. cannabis stores can finally open

Zachary Comeau |

Recreational marijuana sales will begin on Tuesday, and Leicester-based Cultivate Holdings will be one of two adult-use retail locations open for business east of the Mississippi River.

Fallon revenues rise 23% to $411M

Grant Welker |

Fallon Health saw $5.6 million in net income on $411 million in revenue in the third quarter, the Worcester insurer reported Thursday.

Uxbridge doctor, employee charged in Adderall distribution

An Uxbridge doctor and her former employee were arrested Thursday and charged in federal court in connection with a federal drug conspiracy involving the amphetamine Adderall.

UMass Medical School professors illustrate immigrant journeys

Grant Welker |

UMass Medical School professors told their stories Wednesday as two of more than 1,000 at the school who were born outside the United States.

Framingham grants license to Zagster for bikesharing

Zachary Comeau |

Framingham on Wednesday joined the growing list of cities giving bikesharing a try, granting an exclusive two-year license to Zagster.

Worcester State freezes tuition, fees for 2019-2020

Worcester State University tuition and fees will remain at their current level for at least another school year.

Worcester attorneys nominated for Family Court judgeships

Charlie Baker on Wednesday tapped two Worcester attorneys for Probate and Family Court judgeships.

Report: Opioid epidemic keeps jobs unfilled

According to a new report, the opioid epidemic is costing Massachusetts businesses more than $2.5 billion annually.

SBA brings Emerging Leaders program to Worcester, 19 graduate

Zachary Comeau |

For the first year, the U.S. Small Business Administration brought its Emerging Leaders program to Worcester, the agency announced Tuesday.

Gas connection halt puts development in the crosshairs

State House News Service |

The state's twin natural gas crises are now taking a toll on housing and economic development in Massachusetts.

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