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Originally posted at 2:22 p.m. Updated at 2:55 p.m. *** Framingham Building Commissioner Michael Tusino has determined The Walden Center for Education and Research, Inc. application for a building permit is qualified under the Dover Amendment to construct an educational institute at the former Marist property at 518 Pleasant St. The Dover amendment ... (more)
Framingham, Mass. Cumberland Farms is reportedly selling 27 stores in New Jersey, Delaware, and Pennsylvania, to Petroleum Marketing Group, based in Woodbridge, Va.
Ransford Environmental Solutions Inc. in Framingham, has been certified as a Woman Owned Business Enterprise by the Massachusetts Supplier Diversity Office.
The closings, all in North America, will help the company meet its pre-tax savings goal.
Two new cases of measles have been announced in Middlesex County. The Department of Health has not issued specifics about the two newest cases, or even where possible exposure may have occurred.
Local business partners, BOSE, Samba and Trader Joe's were recognized by the Town Manager, Robert Halpin and the Board of Selectmen and Board of Health for the exceptional response to last week's health alert/measles outbreak in keeping their customers, employees and the general public safe from further exposure.
On Monday, March 3, 2014 the Town of Framingham was recognized by the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources, Secretary Richard Sullivan and Commissioner Mark Sylvia for becoming a Designated Green Community and presented the Town with a $301,900 grant to fund municipal clean energy projects; along with the Towns of Blackstone and Concord .
The Eastleigh Farm family is holding a reception Saturday, March 8, to honor first responders, who rescued trapped cows after a barn roof collapse on Feb. 19. "The heroic and tireless efforts of the members of the Framingham Fire Department, Police Department and Department of Public Works, while enduring frigid temperatures, saved the lives of ... (more)
By Susan Petroni An anti-gun group is demanding that Staples no longer allow customers to carry guns in stores.
Fun and Games on Route 9 in Framingham is sponsoring a fundraiser for the 2014 PMC Natick Kids Ride, from noon to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, March 4. All of the proceeds from laser tag and food sales will go to the Jimmy Fund.
The Department of Children and Families has been embroiled in controversy since the disappearance of 5-year-old Jeremiah Oliver last year.
Two candles and two roses were placed at the base of a tree at Austin and Crown streets, where two men were gunned down April 10, 2011.
The Connecticut teen at the center of a contentious custody case that includes a medical discrepancy is having her care transferred back to Tufts Medical Center and the motion to have her father held in contempt of court for breaking a judge's gag order has been dropped.
Pho Dakao, Framingham's first Vietnamese restaurant, held a grand opening celebration on Saturday, March 1. Owner Dang Pham cut the ceremonial ribbon along with Assistant Framingham Town Manager Jennifer Thompson, Framingham Selectmen Dennis Giombetti and Michael Bower, Framingham EDIC Chair Michael Gaitlin, Framingham Police Chief Ken Ferguson, ... (more)
The school district would like to open the town's ninth elementary school in the King administration building.