Milford Regional unveils hospital renovations

Milford Regional Medical Center has reopened a cancer and palliative care floor after $7 million in renovations to patient rooms and other areas.

Worcester County home prices outpace state as prices hit March record

Grant Welker |

Median single-family home prices hit $268,250 in Worcester County in March, outpacing state price increases from last year, which across Massachusetts marked a record high.

Boston Scientific's Q1 earnings miss estimates as banned products impact profit

Zachary Comeau |

Shares of Marlborough medical device maker Boston Scientific opened Wednesday trading down 2% as the company's first quarter financials came in under expectations.

Chef to manufacture marijuana ice cream in Framingham

Cloud Creamery, is seeking a manufacturing license from the Cannabis Control Commission to operate a facility in Framingham where it plans to make cannabis-infused ice cream.

Earth Day climate change grants flow to 27 communities

The Baker administration on Monday marked Earth Day by announcing $725,000 in grants to 27 communities, including Ayer, Bellingham, Franklin, Holliston and Northborough.

Waters Corp. value down 15% as international sales slide

Zachary Comeau |

Shares of Milford lab equipment manufacturer Waters Corp. fell about 15% at the opening Tuesday.

Northbridge OKs agreement for The Botanist's 100K-sq.-ft. cannabis production facility

Zachary Comeau |

The Botanist is one step closer to building what could be more than a 100,000-square-foot facility cannabis cultivation and manufacturing facility in Northbridge.

Canadian firm to buy Botanist parent upon U.S. pot legalization

If the production and sale of cannabis becomes legal federally, Central Mass. marijuana retailer The Botanist will become the brand of a large Canadian firm.

Good Chemistry, Worcester's first recreational pot shop, to open May 1

Good Chemistry was given notice Friday from the state to begin operations in three calendar days and become Worcester's first cannabis shop.

Milford Regional opens new Franklin facility

Milford Regional Medical Center has opened a new outpatient center in Franklin to move some existing area services and adds others.

Boston Scientific anticipates $25M hit after FDA pulls women's health products

Boston Scientific said Wednesday is forecasting a $25 million hit to its 2019 revenue after the U.S. Food & Drug Administration yanked two of its product lines from the market.

Framingham Heart Study lands $38M federal financing

The seven-decade-old Framingham Heart Study has been renewed for another six years with $38 million in new funding from the National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute.

Miach Orthopaedics adds two executives ahead of FDA submissions

Westborough biotech Miach Orthopaedics has added two senior executives with expertise in regulatory submissions and clinical trials as the company looks to bring its ACL repair technology to market.

Former Milford bottle manufacturing plant to become warehouse

Zachary Comeau |

The recent buyers of a vacant bottling plant in Milford have proposed a major renovation of the 322,000-square-foot facility.

FDA orders Boston Scientific to stop selling women's health product

Zachary Comeau |

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has ordered Marlborough medical device maker Boston Scientific and another manufacturer to immediately stop selling transvaginal surgical mesh products.

Heartland Water Technologies to open China office, expand in Latin America

Zachary Comeau |

Heartland Water Technologies in Hudson announced on Tuesday two key hires as it looks to expand its international operations in China and Latin America.

Cumberland Farms reportedly exploring sale

Grant Welker |

Cumberland Farms may be exploring a sale that could end eight decades of the Westborough chain's ownership under the Haseotes family.

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10 Things I Know About ... Outsourcing

Anupam Koul |

Always be prepared. Buyers should exercise care in determining what they do, who they approach and how they conduct themselves.

Cumberland Farms going after Starbucks crowd with new convenience stores

Grant Welker |

Cumberland Farms still has 99-cent coffee but is going more upscale with kiosks with menus featuring espresso and an Italian ciabatta sandwich.

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