Winchester Local Business
Local business in Winchester, MA
Tuesday Nov 24 | via The Washington Post
Oil jumped after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane near the border with Syria, fanning concern that conflict in the region may intensify. Futures rose as much as 4.1 percent in New York. Comment?
Thursday Nov 19 | via Berkshire Eagle
New York Times bestselling author Simon Winchester will discuss his new book, "Pacific: Silicon Chips and Surfboards, Coral Reefs and Atom Bombs, Brutal Dictators, Fading Empires, and the Coming Collision of the World's Superpowers," as part of the Stockbridge Library's Speaker Series. The program will take place at 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22, in the Selectmen's Meeting Room at the Town Offices, 50 Main St. Winchester tackles this "oceanic behemoth of eye-watering complexity" by focusing on key moments since 1950 that speak to the greater trends and larger truths about the ocean's significance to us today. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 17 | via The Washington Post
Hedge funds have turned more pessimistic on oil as prices flirted with $40 a barrel for the first time since August. "The speculators keep trying to pick the bottom and keep getting burned," Michael Lynch, president of Strategic Energy & Economic Research in Winchester, Massachusetts, said by phone. Comment?
Friday Nov 13 | via Ars Technica
Earlier this week, an administrator for a private Facebook group called " Winchester, MA Residents " received a notification from Facebook that a comment made on the group's site had been removed. The comment was made beneath a controversial post about a local high school not using the pledge of allegiance, but what was unusual was that the comment in question neither incited violence nor was it harassing-in fact it seemed quite measured in its tone. Comment?
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