WBJournal | Economic Development http://www.wbjournal.com/ Get the latest news about Economic Development en-us <![CDATA[Engineering firm VHB to leave Union Station for Mercantile Center]]> 2018-08-10T11:32:48
National engineering firm VHB has signed a long-term lease for nearly
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<![CDATA[Data storage company closing 114-worker Marlborough facility]]> 2018-08-09T12:29:47
The data storage company Western Digital is closing a 114-worker facil
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<![CDATA[Baker to allow sales tax holiday this weekend]]> 2018-08-09T11:09:03
Gov. Charlie Baker plans to authorize a sales tax holiday for this wee
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<![CDATA[Baker vetoes welfare benefits, traffic congestion tolling bills]]> 2018-08-06T09:38:28
Gov. Charlie Baker on Friday made a dent in the flurry of bills that l
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<![CDATA[Milford Crossing 92% leased with two new tenants]]> 2018-08-02T13:16:14
Milford Crossing has signed leases with two new tenants, bringing the
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<![CDATA[Health care, education bill talks falter at finish line]]> 2018-08-01T11:20:24
The House and Senate stumbled across the finish line Tuesday night as
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<![CDATA[Proposal could tax Airbnbs at 17.5 percent]]> 2018-07-30T09:46:47
Short-term housing units rented through websites like Airbnb could be
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<![CDATA[Galvin: Make benefit districts subject to public records law]]> 2018-07-27T11:22:13
Before lawmakers legalize community benefit districts that would have
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<![CDATA[$600M economic development bill aims to correct imbalances]]> 2018-07-26T10:42:43
The Senate's chairman of the Economic Development Committee said a $60
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<![CDATA[Frank Carroll sells downtown building for $2.9M]]> 2018-07-26T10:40:32
A five-story office building on Main Street in downtown Worcester has
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<![CDATA[Movers & Shakers]]> 2018-07-23T06:00:00
Movers and shakers in Central Massachusetts from July 9 to July 23.
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<![CDATA[The best defense is a good offense]]> 2018-07-23T06:00:00
The state's affordable housing laws create a nightmare scenario for Ce
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<![CDATA[Notre Dame group proposes public garden as compromise ]]> 2018-07-17T11:21:16
The group suing the owners of the Notre Dame des Canadiens church are
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<![CDATA[Front Street apartment complex completed; 26% leased]]> 2018-07-12T16:27:59
Final construction has been completed on the 145 Front at City Square
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<![CDATA[Mass. legislators to take up Baker's $610M economic development bill ]]> 2018-07-09T11:11:43
With just over three weeks left for formal sessions, the Legislature i
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<![CDATA[The most influential people in the Central Mass. economy ]]> 2018-07-09T06:00:00
In compiling our annual list of the most powerful people in the Centra
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<![CDATA[The Power 50: Edward F. Manzi Jr.]]> 2018-07-09T06:00:00
Fidelity Bank, with its $809 million in assets and 143 employees, has
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<![CDATA[The Power 50: Nobuhiko Tamura]]> 2018-07-09T06:00:00
Tamura and the Marlborough-based drugmaker are big players in the stat
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<![CDATA[The Power 50: Kevin O'Sullivan]]> 2018-07-09T06:00:00
O'Sullivan is something of a godfather for the biomanufacturing surge
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<![CDATA[The Power 50: Ann K. Tripp]]> 2018-07-09T06:00:00
As SVP, CIO and president of Hanover subsidiary Opus, Tripp is respons
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