WBJournal | Economic Development http://www.wbjournal.com/ Get the latest news about Economic Development en-us <![CDATA[Church preservation group to appeal judge's denial of injunction to halt demolition]]> 2018-06-19T13:53:09
A group of citizens trying to prevent the demolition of the Notre Dame
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<![CDATA[O'Sullivan: Worcester is on the biotech map]]> 2018-06-19T13:03:07
According to Kevin O'Sullivan, the head of MBI, Worcester has arrived
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<![CDATA[WBDC seeks demolition of old State Hospital building]]> 2018-06-19T11:50:38
The Worcester Business Development Corp. is seeking to demolish a long
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<![CDATA[Judge denies injunction to stop Notre Dame demolition ]]> 2018-06-18T11:08:08
A Worcester Superior Court judge has denied a preservation group's mot
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<![CDATA[Baker signs $623M life sciences bill]]> 2018-06-15T16:15:49
Gov. Charlie Baker on Friday signed a $623-million life sciences bond
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<![CDATA[Last-ditch injunction hearing urges Notre Dame preservation]]> 2018-06-14T16:47:25
A judge will issue a ruling on an injunction to delay demolition of th
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<![CDATA[AC Hotel to hold grand opening Thursday]]> 2018-06-14T11:54:48
The AC Hotel at 125 Front St. is hosting a grand opening at 5 p.m. tod
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<![CDATA[Location, Inc. opens in Mercantile Center]]> 2018-06-13T12:11:14
Data sciences company Location, Inc. has opened its new headquarters i
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<![CDATA[Worcester seeks artists for $11M downtown upgrade]]> 2018-06-13T11:07:59
Worcester is looking for artists to make its $11-million reconstructio
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<![CDATA[City Council likely puts nail in coffin of Notre Dame preservation]]> 2018-06-13T11:01:27
Despite pleas from preservation groups, the Worcester City Council too
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<![CDATA[Let's start with reasonable zoning laws]]> 2018-06-11T06:00:00
Worcester County and especially the city of Worcester are in a homebui
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<![CDATA[Fitchburg group to build one-ton paper airplane]]> 2018-06-05T14:30:44
Fifteen local artists hope to create the largest paper airplane ever a
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<![CDATA[Insulet, AIRM land $3.8M in tax incentives for job creation]]> 2018-06-05T11:09:09
Two Central Massachusetts life sciences companies have landed more tha
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<![CDATA[WCCA TV lands $200K grant for 9M project]]> 2018-05-17T11:39:28
Worcester Community Cable Access (WCCA) has been awarded a $200,000 gr
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<![CDATA[House passes life science bill]]> 2018-05-17T10:21:07
The Massachusetts House on Wednesday nearly unanimously approved a bil
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<![CDATA[Worcester Railers second season to start Oct. 13]]> 2018-05-16T11:18:53
The Worcester Railers will try to duplicate its successful first seaso
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<![CDATA[State lawmakers begin sports betting talks after SCOTUS ruling]]> 2018-05-15T10:48:39
Monday's ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court that states are free to le
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<![CDATA[MassLive sees growth in Central Mass.]]> 2018-05-14T06:00:00
New York-based Advance Local is growing its presence in Central Massac
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<![CDATA[Organizations should think ahead when lining up their next leader]]> 2018-05-14T06:00:00
That lack of advance planning makes a difference to the bottom line.
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<![CDATA[Hopkinton architectural firm co-founder to retire]]> 2018-05-10T13:27:30
Michael Gorman, who founded the Gorman Richardson Lewis Architects fir
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