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Patrick Administration Calling On Volunteers for 8th Annual Park Serve Day on April 26
The Patrick Administration is encouraging residents to volunteer at state parks and beaches across the Commonwealth on Saturday, April 26, 2014 for the 8th Annual Park Serve Day.
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Tue Apr 22, 2014
NeuroPhage discovers GAIM-changing molecules to combat Alzheimer's and related diseases
Researchers from NeuroPhage Pharmaceuticals, Inc. have engineered a series of molecules with the potential to treat most neurodegenerative diseases that are characterized by misfolded proteins, such as Alzheimer's, Parkinson's and Huntington's diseases.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Woman showcases artists with disabilities
Marty Tiedeman conducts a tour of the DreamAbility exhibit at the Escondido Municipal Gallery to a group of women from the Rancho Bernardo Chapter of the Brandeis National Committee that raises money for Brandeis University of Waltham, Massachusetts.
Christopher Attaya Joins Strategic Healthcare Programs as Vice President of Business Intelligence
Strategic Healthcare Programs, a national healthcare data analytics and benchmarking company, has named Christopher M. Attaya its Vice President of Business Intelligence.
The Globe and Mail
CPPIB takes major stake in U.S. private equity fund
The U.S. private equity fund owns prominent brands such as Sunny Delight and Mattress Firm The U.S. private equity fund owns prominent brands such as Sunny Delight and Mattress Firm The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board is investing $477-million to take a major stake in a U.S. private equity fund that owns prominent brands such as Sunny Delight ... (more)
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Homeless Man Charged in Connection with People's United Bank Robbery
A 26-year-old homeless man was arrested Friday and charged in connection with the robbery at People's United Bank on Main Street in Waltham Thursday, according to a MyFoxBoston report.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Men's Cargo Pants Turn Refined for Spring
MIKE TROIANO NEEDED to get something off his chest, and he went to social media to do it.
Around the Region: April 18, 2014
Vantage Builders, a general contractor based in Waltham, has built a $500,000 clean room and office for Persimmon Technologies Corp., a technology company, at 178 Albion St. in Wakefield.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Alleged Triggerman in Tyler Zanco's Murder Turns Himself In
Domingo Mendes, the 22-year-old Belmont man who allegedly shot Waltham's Tyler Zanco to death on March 20, turned himself in to Waltham police Thursday evening.
Waltham Stabbing, Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested
Waltham police have arrested 24-year-old Luis Santiago, who was wanted in connection with a March 22 stabbing and armed robbery on Prospect Street in Waltham, according to a department release.
Raytheon breaks ground on Miss. expansion
TV in Meridian reported Gov. Phil Bryant, U.S. Rep. Gregg Harper, R-Miss., joined company and local officials at Wednesday's groundbreaking.
Gubernatorial hopeful Avellone says he's only one with complete package in governor's race
From creating jobs to lowering health-care costs, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Joe Avellone emphasized on Wednesday he's the only candidate with the complete package to address the critical issues in Massachusetts.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's defense mimics D.C. sniper's
An apparent defense team plan to cast accused terrorist Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as the impressionable, possibly fearful dupe of his dead older brother Tamerlan mirrors the strategy that saved one of the notorious Beltway snipers from death row more than a decade ago - and is probably Tsarnaev's "best shot," a former federal prosecutor told the Herald.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Design And Reuse
Sidense Exhibiting at TSMC 2014 North American Technology Symposiums
April 16, 2014 -- Sidense will be exhibiting at the North American TMSC Technology Symposiums and discussing its low-cost, secure and reliable 1T-OTP non-volatile memory IP, available from 180nm to 20nm including HV and BCD process nodes.
Missing: 17-Year-Old Waltham Girl
Waltham police are asking for the public's help in locating 17-year-old Maria Rojas Ramos, of Waltham.
Sharewood Project in Malden receives grant from Massachusetts Medical ...
Waltham, Mass. - April 15 - The Sharewood Project in Malden has received a $10,000 grant from the Massachusetts Medical Society and Alliance Charitable Foundation to support the clinic's free health services to vulnerable residents.
Regionally Renowned Dance Instructor Joins Hopkinton Center for the Arts
The Hopkinton Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the addition of Ms. Nathalie Navert to its faculty.
Mesa Labs buys Massachusetts firm's assets for $9.9 million
Mesa Laboratories Inc. of Lakewood said Tuesday it has acquired "substantially all" of the assets of BGI Instruments Inc. and BGI Inc., based in Waltham, Mass.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Ira Stoll: A Conservative Defense of Brandeis University
John Podhoretz, in Commentary , called the decision by Brandeis's president, Fred Lawrence, "nothing less than the act of a gutless, spineless, simpering coward," and a "monstrous capitulation to the screaming voices of unreason."
Massachusetts tax-filing website is experiencing delays
The Massachusetts Department of Revenue 's online tax filing system is experiencing long delays and residents are reporting trouble registering onto the site.