WBJournal | Economic Development http://www.wbjournal.com/ Get the latest news about Economic Development en-us <![CDATA[Bioresearcher to triple Worcester presence following Ohio merger]]> 2018-12-12T14:27:26
Histo-Scientific Research Laboratories, a research and service provide
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<![CDATA[Fitchburg Redevelopment Authority hires new executive director]]> 2018-12-11T16:52:35
The Fitchburg Redevelopment Authority, an agency working to support an
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<![CDATA[Dual-tax rate hurts Worcester ]]> 2018-12-10T06:00:00
Since 1984, the city council has shifted a portion of the residential
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<![CDATA[North Central chamber wants to grow economic impact to $150M]]> 2018-12-06T11:25:55
The North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce has laid out clear
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<![CDATA[Worcester apartment rents up 16%]]> 2018-12-06T11:23:35
The median rent for a one-bedroom apartment in Worcester has increased
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<![CDATA[Worcester willing to resort to eminent domain for seven potential WooSox properties]]> 2018-11-28T11:52:33
Worcester officials on Tuesday cleared up concerns about possible land
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<![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> 2018-11-26T06:00:00
Check out the Central Massachusetts businessmen and women to recently
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<![CDATA[Spencer Technologies is investing $12M to consolidate its U.S. operations in Medway]]> 2018-11-26T06:00:00
Northborough retail tech provider Spencer Technologies explored possib
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<![CDATA[Norton buys 120 Front St. for $15M as Mercantile Center restructures ]]> 2018-11-20T10:23:51
The 120 Front St. building in the Mercantile Center in Worcester has b
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<![CDATA[Devens a LEED-certified community]]> 2018-11-20T10:21:21
The community of Devens has been named a LEED certified community, an
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<![CDATA[Gas connection halt puts development in the crosshairs]]> 2018-11-14T11:10:09
The state's twin natural gas crises are now taking a toll on housing a
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2018-11-14T11:10:09 /ARTICLE/20181114/NEWS01/181119985 http://www.wbjournal.com/storyimage/WB/20181114/NEWS01/181119985/AR/0/AR-181119985.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Manufacturing and health care lead new South Worcester County economic development plan]]> 2018-11-02T11:41:03
Communities in South Worcester County can now apply for public works g
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2018-11-02T11:41:03 /ARTICLE/20181102/NEWS01/181109990 http://www.wbjournal.com/storyimage/WB/20181102/NEWS01/181109990/AR/0/AR-181109990.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Voke Lofts developer gets initial city approval for $20M Lincoln Square autism school]]> 2018-10-31T10:25:54
A $20-million renovation effort to essentially save the former Lincoln
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2018-10-31T10:25:54 /ARTICLE/20181031/NEWS01/181039992 http://www.wbjournal.com/storyimage/WB/20181031/NEWS01/181039992/AR/0/AR-181039992.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Outstanding Women in Business 2018: Sharry creates a fun, inclusive business community]]> 2018-10-29T06:00:00
Kate Sharry - who has served on the Worcester Business Developme
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<![CDATA[Outstanding Women in Business: 2015 Alumnae]]> 2018-10-29T06:00:00
2015: Executive vice president & COO at Southbridge Savings BankNo
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<![CDATA[UniBank, T&G, Hanover, Table Talk among 19 WooSox founding partners]]> 2018-10-26T10:45:16
So far, 19 companies have signed on to be founding partners of the Wor
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2018-10-26T10:45:16 /ARTICLE/20181026/NEWS01/181029969 http://www.wbjournal.com/storyimage/WB/20181026/NEWS01/181029969/AR/0/AR-181029969.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Rockland Trust to open Worcester location with former Commerce executive]]> 2018-10-25T11:16:17
Rockland Trust is moving further into Worcester County as the bank is
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2018-10-25T11:16:17 /ARTICLE/20181025/NEWS01/181029976 http://www.wbjournal.com/storyimage/WB/20181025/NEWS01/181029976/AR/0/AR-181029976.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Worcester aims to secure $32.5M state grant for PawSox parking]]> 2018-10-22T11:21:13
City Manager Edward Augustus will ask the Worcester City Council on Tu
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2018-10-22T11:21:13 /ARTICLE/20181022/NEWS01/181029997 http://www.wbjournal.com/storyimage/WB/20181022/NEWS01/181029997/AR/0/AR-181029997.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[ $2.5M state grant will aid IPG's $70M expansion]]> 2018-10-19T11:18:09
Oxford laser maker IPG Photonics is getting more public help, this tim
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2018-10-19T11:18:09 /ARTICLE/20181019/NEWS01/181019938 http://www.wbjournal.com/storyimage/WB/20181019/NEWS01/181019938/AR/0/AR-181019938.jpg&MaxW=72&maxh=72
<![CDATA[Experts: Out-of-staters boost Mass. economy]]> 2018-10-16T10:02:09
Economists have long argued that a labor crunch in Massachusetts, punc
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