Cannabis tester ProVerde inks agreement with Milford

Cannabis tester ProVerde Laboratories has finally negotiated a host community agreement with Milford after months of what its founder called delays that halted the company's business prospects.

Northborough commercial building sells for over $2M

A commercial building in Northborough at the Berlin line near the Solomon Pond Mall has sold for $2.15 million.

Downtown Westborough building sold for $1.3M

A 147-year-old downtown Westborough building has sold for nearly $1.3 million, land records show.

Mass. unemployment stays at 3.6%

Bay State employers added 6,000 jobs last month and have added 68,100 jobs since August 2017, the state announced Friday as the unemployment rate held firm at 3.6 percent in August.

Cannabis regulators begin final inspections

Marijuana regulators have completed at least one final inspection of a retail marijuana shop and more are scheduled.

TJX appoints new director, its fifth female member

TJX Cos. has elected a former executive at UBS Wealth Management USA as its newest director.

UMass fined $230,000 for data breaches

UMass Memorial Medical Group and flagship hospital UMass Memorial Medical Center will pay the state $230,000 after complaints of two data breaches.

Mass. health insurers ask HPC for Question 1 analysis

Health insurers on Wednesday asked a state agency to produce in the next month an independent analysis of the costs associated with Question 1.

Worcester entrepreneurship mentoring program gets $80K state grant

Worcester Roots, an organization that helps with economic and other opportunities, has received an $80,000 state grant as part of an entrepreneurship mentoring program.

Worcester to conduct citywide housing study

A new study slated to begin this fall will seek to compare best housing practices in Worcester and similar cities and to update a previous housing study done in 2012.

IPG Photonics' tax break approved by state

The tax break for IPG Photonics' planned $70 million expansion of its Oxford headquarters has been approved by the state.

Clinton industrial building sold to real estate firm

An 80,000-square-foot manufacturing building and parking lot in Clinton has sold to a real estate firm for $3.4 million.