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Worcester Out of Airport Business for $17 Million

Filed in Business, Featured, Local News by on May 28, 2010 1 Comment
Worcester Out of Airport Business for $17 Million

It’s hard to believe it has been a year since we posted about Mass Port agreeing to buy the Worcester Regional Airport from the city of Worcester.  The negotiations are finally over and Mass Port has agreed to  buy it for $17 million and some land transfers. The $17 million is also much needed in […]

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Worcester’s Hanover Insurance Big Mover in Globe 100

Filed in Business, Featured, Local News by on May 20, 2010 0 Comments
Worcester’s Hanover Insurance Big Mover in Globe 100

Hanover Insurance Group of Worcester jumped from 69 to Number 5 on the Globe 100 list this year.  It also topped the list of Financial Industry companies on the list.  Attributing it’s success to a conservative investment strategy Hanover Insurance seemed to be ahead of the rest of us in its views of the equity […]

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Worcester Area Colleges Commencement Season 2010

Worcester Area Colleges Commencement Season 2010

This weekend Worcester area colleges continue to confer degrees to their graduates.  If you look at the 13 major Worcester area colleges 5 will be holding commencement ceremonies this weekend May 15th and May 16th. The commencement season kicked off this past weekend with Senator Scott Brown speaking at Nichols College.  It was one of […]

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Worcester Thinks Its Prepared for Water Emergency

Filed in Lifestyle, Local News by on May 4, 2010 0 Comments
Worcester Thinks Its Prepared for Water Emergency

Though the Metro Boston water main break and resulting state of emergency has not been reported on much in the National Media it would be pretty hard to miss it in Massachusetts. Worcester which was not affected by the MWRA problem seems confident that they would be able to handle a similar emergency. They are […]

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