1 hr ago
Banker & Tradesman
House Backs New Set-Up For Southfield
A bill that sets up a new management structure for the Southfield development at the former South Weymouth Naval Air Station has been approved by the state House of Representatives, a day before the end of the legislative session.
5 hrs ago
Average US 30-year mortgage rate at 4.12 percent
Mortgage company Freddie Mac says the nationwide average for a 30-year loan slipped to 4.12 percent from 4.13 percent last week.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Gun bill would give chiefs FID card discretion
Massachusetts police chiefs would have the right to go to court to try to deny firearms identification cards needed to buy rifles or shotguns to individuals they feel are unsuitable under a compromise bill released by lawmakers.
Security Systems News
Study: Hybrid suppression systems need own standards
QUINCY, Mass.-A hybrid fire suppression system is a combination water mist and gas suppression system, and because this new technology is a hybrid, there is no one NFPA standard that covers it.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Decision to sell is difficult for grocery families
After a half century of walking the aisles and greeting customers, Stephen Mugar was ready to sell the family business, Star Market.
The Globe and Mail
U.S. seasonally adjusted home prices fall short of expectations in May
A mailman delivers mail to a house for sale in Quincy, Mass. on July 10, 2014. A mailman delivers mail to a house for sale in Quincy, Mass.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Animal cruelty clampdown awaits passage in Legislature
A little more than a year ago, images of an emaciated, cigarette-burned and tortured pit bull emerged, causing a public outcry for justice for the dog that will be forever known as Puppy Doe.
Ditch the Wetsuit: Surfset Fitness Builds Surfer Bodies on Land
Surfing is known for being a great workout, as evidenced by the six, 10, and 12-pack abs of many surfing guys and gals.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Carr: Count on Tsarnaevs' EBT card collection
What's the over-under on how many EBT cards the Tsarnaev gang had in their heyday? Very conservatively, I'm going to say 15. It's difficult to nail down exact numbers, because these are, after all, undocumented Democrats, and God forbid that their privacy rights should ever be violated.
What happens when the shelves at your grocery store are empty?
One week after a company-wide employee dispute slammed the breaks on food deliveries, the shelves are looking pretty barren inside most of New England's 70 or so Market Basket stores.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center held an opening ceremony for its new Quincy location at 275 Hancock Street on July 15. About 100 people attended the ribbon-cutting ceremony and reception.
FST opens new office in Quincy, Mass.
Burlington, Mass. - Fay, Spofford & Thorndike opened a new, 35-person office at 400 Crown Colony Drive in Quincy, Mass.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Banker & Tradesman
YouDecide.com Inc. Relocates Regional Office
The company has leased 1,500 square feet at One Batterymarch Park in Quincy. Richard McKinnon, director of brokerage Services for The Grossman Cos., represented YouDecide.com in the transaction.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Massachusetts to ban shark fin trade
Governor Deval Patrick will sign a bill on Thursday banning the possession and sale of shark fins in the state, officials announced Wednesday.
Phantom Gourmet: Great 8 Fried Clams
Nothing says summer like digging into a plate of fried clams. Phantom reveals the eight spots with the greatest golden fried orders he's ever found.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
A lesser-known awesome view of Boston - and an equally awesome workout
Boston 's Bunker Hill Monument, also whimsically nick-named "Cleopatra's Needle" by Boston locals, is a lesser-known way to see a view of Boston.
Boozang Tapped as Newbury's Associate VP & Dean of Online and Continuing Education
July 22, 2014 - Newbury College President Joseph Chillo announced today that Bill Boozang has been named Associate Vice President & Dean of Online and Continuing Education, effective August 4, 2014.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Man struck by car allegedly driven by former Cambridge police officer dies
A man hit by a car allegedly driven by a former Cambridge police officer in March has died, the Suffolk County district attorney's office said today.
The Salinas Californian
Marijuana edibles sales heat upMarijuana edibles sales heat upMany...
Many pot users turn to edibles because they don't like to inhale or smell the smoke or just want variety.