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Leominster artist gets $10K loan for art studio

A local artist has been given a $10,000 loan from the North Central Massachusetts Development Corp. to start an art studio.

IPG increased profits 16% in 2018

Oxford laser manufacturer IPG Photonics was able to weather the storm of tariffs and other political factors and record a 16-percent growth in profits for 2018

Sterling won't support recreational marijuana grower Acreage

Zachary Comeau |

Acreage Holdings is hoping to eventually win town approval to grow and produce recreational cannabis products at its Sterling facility, but it may be an uphill battle.

Wormtown to become official brewery of WooSox

Zachary Comeau |

Wormtown Brewery in Worcester will be the official hometown brewery of Boston Red Sox' top minor league team once Polar Park is built.

Temescal Wellness to open Hudson pot shop Wednesday

Temescal Wellness will open its second recreational cannabis retail location in Hudson on Wednesday after more than a month of delays.

Biz confidence in Mass. at lowest level since October 2016

State House News Service |

The Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM) Business Confidence Index lost 0.9 points, falling to 57.7, its lowest level since October 2016

Central Mass. chambers split over $400K in development funds

Four Central Massachusetts chambers of commerce have received more than $100,000 each in state funding to help with initiatives targeting small businesses.

Seven Central Mass. downtowns receive project funding

Seven downtown initiatives in Central Massachusetts from Athol to Wayland have received a boost through the Massachusetts Downtown Initiative.

Restaurant Depot in Milford to open Wednesday

Zachary Comeau |

The wholesale supplier Restaurant Depot is set to open a Milford location on Wednesday, bringing 38 new jobs to the town.

SeaChange International acquires Denmark company for $5.5M

Acton video platform provider SeaChance International has acquired a Denmark-based video and TV cloud platform for a total of $5.5 million.

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