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Robert Whitcomb: Raimondo’s No-Bid Contract, Gov. Baker’s MBTA, and Spring—Robert Whitcomb: Raimondo's No-Bid Contract, Gov. Baker's MBTA,…

Five Men Arrested on Drug Charges in Worcester—Five Men Arrested on Drug Charges in Worcester

MA Ranked One of the Worst States for Doctors in U.S.—MA Ranked One of the Worst States for…

Weiss: GOP Health Care Proposal Pull at Last Moment—Weiss: GOP Health Care Proposal Pull at Last…

Release Well-Being Center to Open New Headquarters With Ribbon Cutting Ceremony—Release Well-Being Center to Open New Headquarters With…

Worcester Chamber to Host 2017 Career Fair at Worcester State—Worcester Chamber to Host 2017 Career Fair at…

Smart Benefits: Give Your Benefits a Boost—Smart Benefits: Give Your Benefits a Boost

Worcester Fire Dept. to Host Live Fire Demonstration—Worcester Fire Dept. to Host Live Fire Demonstration

Inside The Matchup: 2017 NCAA Final Four—Inside The Matchup: 2017 NCAA Final Four

College Admissions: How To Keep From Choosing The Wrong College—May 1 is just around the corner...

 
 
 

Smart Benefits: The Compliance Risks of Voluntary Life Insurance?

Voluntary benefits are on the rise as employers look for more ways to provide employees added financial protection and a more competitive benefits package. And...

slides: Seven Things You Need to Know About Norwegian Air Flights

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As GoLocal reported over the weekend, Norwegian Air has been approved to fly from T.F. Green to Europe. The low cost, high ...

Treasurer Goldberg Names Perez, Kim as Deputy Treasurers

Treasurer Goldberg with Sue Perez and Sarah Kim

Treasurer Deborah Goldberg named Sue Perez and Sarah Kim as Deputy Treasurers for the State of Massachusetts on Wednesday. 

Smart Benefits: Five Ways to Avoid National Origin Discrimination Claims

In November, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued new guidance on national origin discrimination, which is prohibited under Title VII of the Civil Rights...

MA Alliance Against Predatory Lending to Host Foreclosure Clinics

The Massachusetts Alliance Against Predatory Lending will host foreclosure clinics to help those that have been foreclosed.  

Home & Business Expo Set to Return in March

The 19th Annual Valley Home & Business Expo is a great place to sell products and market services to more than 3,000 attendees from...

MassDevelopment Issues $4 Million Bond to Buy, Renovate Worcester Mixed-Income Housing

974 Main Street in Worcester is one of 13 properties Main South CDC was able to purchase with the help of the MassDevelopment financing package.

MassDevelopment has issued a $4 million tax-exempt bond on behalf of Nuestras Casas Limited Partnership, an affiliate of the Worcester nonprofit Main South Community Development Corporation....

Smart Benefits: The ADA Interactive Process Explained

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires employers to reasonably accommodate their employees’ disabilities and engage in an interactive process when a request for...

Sen. Warren, Baldwin Seek Information on Goldman Sachs’ role in Trump’s Economic Policies

Elizabeth Warren

United States Senator Elizabeth Warren and Tammy Baldwin are seeking information on Goldman Sachs’ role in and influence over the economic policies of the...

Friday Financial Five – February 10, 2017

President Trump announced at a meeting with airline executives that a tax plan is forthcoming. Job creation and increased productivity will drive any and all...

Boston Globe Early Edition Prints that Pats Lose

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The Boston Globe’s early edition Super Bowl headline? “A Bitter End.”

Smart Benefits: Reminder - 1095 Due Dates Looming

In November, the IRS extended certain due dates for ACA health coverage information reporting.

Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce to Host Annual Legislative Breakfast

The Blackstone Valley Chamber of Commerce is set to host their annual Legislative Breakfast at Galliford’s at the Southwick Zoo.  ...

Warren Issues Report on Financial Adviser Conflict-of-Interest Rule Threatened by Trump

Senator Warren

Senator Elizabeth Warren released a report detailing the types of prizes and kickbacks currently offered to retirement advisers for selling certain financial products, even if...

Worcester Economy Has Strongest Year Since Before Great Recession

The Worcester economy had its strongest year since before the great recession.  According to the Worcester Economic Index (WEI), the Worcester economy...

Smart Benefits: Pay Check - How to Avoid Comparisons

It’s natural for employees who are friendly – and even those who aren’t – to bring up the topic of compensation...

Friday Financial Five – January 27, 2017

While Republican leaders want health care reform, those changes can go in many directions. The movement to repeal it without a detailed replacement option may...

Assumption to Show Documentary on Market Basket Family Feud

Assumption College will show a screening of the documentary “FOOD FIGHT: Inside the Battle for Market Basket,” about the 2014 battle for the...

Worcester Chamber to Highlight Progress of Entrepreneurs During Demo Night

The Worcester Regional Chamber of Commerce will hold a demo night and open house at the midway point for StartUp Worcester Businesses to...

Smart Benefits: OSHA Log Postings Required Starting Feb. 1

Most employers with more than 10 employees (some low-risk industries are exempted) must keep a log of serious work-related injuries and illnesses to assist in...

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