Union Square is hipster central
Move over, Cambridge. These days, anyone seeking a countercultural adventure comes to Somerville.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe Innovation EconomyIn Somerville,...
The Somerville company had grown to about 600 employees in the mid-20th century, making sturdy envelopes, boxes, and file folders for medical records.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Guide to Boston's startup scene, brainchild of NextView founder Rob Go, to launch in September
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.
Los Angeles Times
How Market Basket employees saved CEO Arthur T. Demoulas
Meat department manager Bob Dietz hugs cashier Mary Olson after watching a televised speech by restored Market Basket CEO Arthur T. Demoulas at a store in Chelsea, Mass.
Sentinel & Enterprise
Leominster Retirement Board hit over pension-hike denial
A statewide association representing retired municipal employees is criticizing the city's Retirement Board for voting in July not to give retirees a cost-of-living pay increase in their pensions for the fifth straight year.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
New Assembly Square MBTA Station Has Opening Date
The new Assembly Square MBTA Station, between Wellington and Sullivan Square stations on the Orange Line, will open Tuesday, Sept.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Melrose Man Charged with Shoplifting, Assault and Battery in Somerville
A 36-year-old Melrose man allegedly shoplifted eight door hasps and two boxes of heavy-duty staples from the Somerville Home Depot on Mystic Avenue Thursday, Aug. 21, and pushed a loss-prevention employee to get away.
Partners HealthCare Reaches Payment Agreement With Somerville
Partners HealthCare has reached an agreement with the city of Somerville to make annual municipal services payments for offices it plans to build in Assembly Square.
Somerville's Ikea Way To Nowhere
On Somerville's McGrath Highway, between a used car lot's waving purple gorilla mascot and Chester Avenue, you'll find a sign pointing drivers to Assembly Square and Ikea Way.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Belmont Woman Charged with OUI in Somerville
A 29-year-old Belmont woman was arrested at about 12:03 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, and charged with operation of a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol.
Barber Earns Endorsements in State Rep Race
Christine Barber announced the endorsements of Mass Alliance, Progressive Massachusetts, The Progressive Democrats of Somerville, Medford for Massachusetts, Cambridge Somerville for Change, and Progressive Democrats of Massachusetts.
New Assembly MBTA Station 1 Of 6 Slated For Somerville In The Next Decade
The MBTA's first new rapid transit station in 26 years, at Somerville's Assembly Square, is set to open before the end of the summer, a T spokesman said Friday.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Somerville celebrates first Haitian-Brazilian cultural festival
Haitian and Brazilian communities congregated on Sunday in Somerville's Union Square Plaza for a colorful afternoon festival, the city's first joint celebration of the two cultures.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
New Bedford City Council questions basement rules
In some cases, New Bedford has required homeowners to demolish finished basements before homes could be sold because they were not properly licensed.
Coworking: A Workplace Paradigm Shift
Where do you work? For most with a desk job, the answer used to be the office, home, or even a coffee shop.
Institute considers rerouting Saferides
Students should watch for changes to the Saferide schedule this year as the MIT Office of Parking and Transportation works with various student groups to finalize and implement new shuttle routes.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Around the Region: Aug. 20, 2014
Real Estate Alert reports the parent of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank is in negotiations to buy Apartment Realty Advisors, a move that could unite two Portland offices.
Top ten Red Sox who played in the Cape Cod Baseball League
As the days grow shorter and the breezes a bit cooler in the waning days of August, the Cape Cod Baseball League closes its doors after another 10-week season unlike anything you will experience anywhere else.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
State Rep Candidate DiBenedetto Receives Endorsement
Erin DiBenedetto, Medford School Committee member and candidate for State Representative announced today the endorsement of the Somerville Labor Coalition - a group representing over six-hundred employees in the City of Somerville.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Banker & Tradesman
Eat Barbecue And Help Plan Union Square's Future
The Chicago-based real estate company recently selected as master developer of Somerville's Union Square will host a community kickoff event on Tuesday night to discuss its vision for the future of the neighborhood.