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The Somerville company had grown to about 600 employees in the mid-20th century, making sturdy envelopes, boxes, and file folders for medical records.
Inaugurated in 1998 as "a way to fill a bad booking weekend," according to the Club Passim website, the twice-annual campfire.
The Boston Tech Guide, a website aimed at curating content related to Boston's tech startup scene and the brainchild of venture capitalist Rob Go, is set to launch by the end of September.
Mr. Augustine Goba, laboratory director at Kenema Government Hospital Lassa fever laboratory, diagnosed the first case of Ebola in Sierra Leone.
In the near future, the leaders of Massachusetts Institute of Technology will have to decide whether they want to take part in the worldwide scam known as bitcoin.
Researchers in Cambridge, Massachusetts say an experimental drug to treat multiple sclerosis is showing promise in clinical trials.
Encouraged by a decision in the Massachusetts Land Court, anti-nuclear activists are forging ahead with a lawsuit, arguing that the Pilgrim nuclear station in Plymouth and its storage of spent nuclear fuel have hurt property values in the area.
The Democratic primary race between Marian Ryan and Michael Sullivan for Middlesex district attorney is essentially the general election, since there's no Republican challenger.
Someone who has been mugged in a dark alley will likely never want to return there, having associated that location with a fear of being attacked.
The CEO of a Massachusetts ALS research organization said donations from the Ice Bucket Challenge are responsible for expediting the timeline of a clinical drug trial by two years.
Bo Guagua, son of fallen Chinese politician Bo Xilai, receives his masters degree in public policy from Senior Lecturer John Donohue at the John F. Kennedy School of Government during the 361st Commencement Exercises at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on May 24, 2012.
Peter Theo Curtis talks to reporters near his mother's home in Cambridge, Massachusetts on Aug. 27. A U.S. journalist says he is overwhelmed to learn of the efforts that went into securing his release from a Syrian extremist group.
When Rachel Dutton looks at a wheel of cheese, she sees a menagerie. "I fall in love every time I look at a cheese rind.
A group of alumni that has previously criticized Harvard University for how much it pays its endowment managers is again finding fault after compensation more than doubled in three years at the investment arm.
The day when people can order products online and have them delivered by a drone may not be far off.
Fan Yin Lee died March 9 in Cambridge, Massachusetts. He was 88 years old. In Chinese phonetics, "eight" is pronounced much the same as "prosperity."
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