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Businesses are catering to the Sandwich Generation

Emily Micucci |

Small businesses aren't as beholden to employees thrust into the new trend of adult caregiving, but they still must find a way to operate and retain talent.

SBANE offering manufacturing consulting grant

Zachary Comeau |

The Small Business Association of New England has developed a matching grant program intended to provide consulting expertise manufacturers in the state.

Health care ombudsman could cut through state's red tape, industry says

State House News Service |

Navigating different sets of regulations and state offices poses a challenge to those charged with patient care in Massachusetts, health care experts and officials say.

Dudley solar farm to save $1.5 million in energy costs

A Boston solar company has completed a 2.4-megawatt solar farm in Dudley to provide energy to Worcester-area businesses.

Marijuana industry awaits as state regulators gear up

State House News Service |

As the state builds its regulatory framework for the new legal marijuana industry, businesses and entrepreneurs are chomping at the bit to do business here.

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40 Under Forty: Robert Fecteau

BirchTree's foundations were laid when Fecteau started selling his bread out of the back of wife Avra Hoffman's Subaru, and then moving onto farmers' markets.

40 Under Forty: Asmar N. Akman

Born as a first-generation American from parents Sabri and Meryem Akman – who left Turkey to give their children a better future – Akman moved from Webster Square to New York City for...

Boxborough residents fighting a rising tide

Grant Welker |

As housing demand rises for their community, Boxborough residents are fighting new developments, even though they have little choice in the matter.

Craft brewing booming in Central Mass. amid sustainability concerns

Zachary Comeau |

Despite the congenial attitude among Central Mass. breweries, the statewide industry association is worried growth may become unsustainable.

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