Biostage's science perseveres through dire financial straits

What's it like to bring a company back to life after near bankruptcy? Jim McGorry, CEO of Holliston biotech Biostage, explains how the company never lost faith in its science after being delisted from NASDAQ, having an...

New $1M Fitchburg community health center opens

A new $1-million, 7,400-square-foot community health center in the Market Basket plaza in Fitchburg has been completed.

Aspen Aerogels wins patent case against Dutch reseller

Aspen Aerogels, a Northborough manufacturer of aerogel insulation for the energy infrastructure and building materials markets, announced Tuesday a series of judgments from a German court against a Dutch reseller of an...

R.I. House speaker: PawSox bill dead

Speaking on a Rhode Island talk show, Rhode Island House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello said the House will not vote on the Senate version of the $83-million stadium deal for the Pawtucket Red Sox as the team continues to talk...

Harvard Bioscience acquires Minn. firm for $70M, sells subsidiary for $20M

Holliston medical device maker Harvard Bioscience is set to acquire a Minnesota biomedical firm for $70 million, simultaneous to a $20-million sale of Harvard's subsidiary Denville Scientific.

Fantasy sports bill includes tax, panel

With the legal status of daily fantasy sports set to expire in about five months, Sen. Eileen Donoghue has proposed making the popular fantasy contests permanently legal, putting the Massachusetts Gaming Commission in charge...

Small biz owners urge Baker for relief

Small business owners are appealing to Gov. Charlie Baker for relief from rising labor costs, urging him to tackle spending side pressures on employers when he delivers his State of the State address Tuesday evening.

Oxford firm spends $13M on two Marlborough properties

Two office buildings in Marlborough, including the U.S. home of ReWalk Robotics, have been sold to Oxford-based Minardi Limited Partnership for more than $13 million as the property management firm extends its reach into the...

Southborough office building sold for $1M

A 4,000-square-foot office building in Southborough has been sold to a property management firm for $1 million.

Milford SaaS firm lands $8M investment

Milford-based network software company Connected2Fiber has raised $8 million in series A funding after just two years of doing business, the company announced last week.

Auburn business owner is chamber's third female chair

Kate Sharry, the owner of Auburn business consulting firm Group Benefits Strategies, is the Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce's new chairwoman.

Worcester to buy Saint Vincent parcels for $385K, market site

The City of Worcester is set to acquire property parcels from Saint Vincent Hospital for Worcester Senior Center parking while marketing an unused portion of the center to developers.