Boston Business & Tech

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Amazon To Open New Distribution Facility In Revere

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REVERE – The city of Revere will welcome Amazon next year when the online retail giant moves into the now vacant Necco candy factory in 2020. Last…

Sarah Anne Luoma

East Boston Church Being Converted Into Condos, Residents Upset

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BOSTON – After being vacant for four years, East Boston’s Our Lady of Mount Carmel will be transformed into condominiums. This news has upset some local…

Sarah Anne Luoma

Three Boston Researchers Awarded Nobel Prize for Work in Global Poverty

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BOSTON – Three Boston researchers have won the Nobel Prize in Economics for their work in global poverty.Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo, both of MIT, and…

Sarah Anne Luoma

Despite Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Filing, Somerville Brewing Company Vows To Stay Open

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SOMERVILLE – When Somerville Brewing Company first began production in 2011, it didn’t take long for them to find a customer base both regionally and nationally.…

Jeff Bernstone

Amazon Sets Up Shop at Natick Mall in New "4-Star" Store

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NATICK – When it comes to the best malls in Massachusetts, I often find myself partial to the Burlington Mall because of how many times I visited…

David Mello

MGM Springfield Loses 200 Employees To Encore Boston Harbor

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SPRINGFIELD – MGM Springfield President Michael Mathis revealed on Thursday at a meeting with the Massachusetts Gaming Commission that the casino lost nearly 200 full-time employees back…

Sarah Anne Luoma

Boston Dynamics Adds Robot Dog to Market

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WALTHAM – Boston Dynamics is a major robotics group in Waltham that spun off from MIT almost 30 years ago. Since then, it has become a premier…

David Mello

Mark Wahlberg Ventures into the CBD Industry

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BOSTON – When Massachusetts voted to legalize the recreational use of marijuana during the 2016 election, many industry insiders expected it to be a source of massive…

David Mello

Amazon To Hold Job Fair In Boston On Sept. 17

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BOSTON – Amazon will be holding a job fair in Boston and several other locations in the hopes of filling 30,000 openings, according to Boston 25.…

Sarah Anne Luoma