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Market Basket Stalemate Has Mixed Impact On New England Farmers

The employee revolt at the supermarket chain coincides with what farmers say has been a great growing season but some who rely on big Market Basket orders are not reaping the benefits as well as others.

08/23/2014

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Demand For Local Food Makes New England Fertile For Crop Of Young Farmers

Farmers and industry experts say New England is bucking a trend toward larger, but fewer, farms because many residents want to buy food locally and young entrepreneurs want to produce it.

08/22/2014

Workers protesting outside the company’s headquarters in Tewksbury August 4. (WBZ-TV)

Arthur T. Demoulas’ Final Bid For Market Basket?

Arthur T. Demoulas, the former Market Basket CEO at the center of the employee revolt, is expected to submit his final bid to buy the supermarket chain Friday, according to a published report.

08/22/2014

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The Rules Of Living Together

According to the Census Bureau there are over 8 million couples living together and these are just the ones telling the Census Bureau about it.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/22/2014

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Boston Puts Brakes On Haystack Parking App

A new app that allows people to find parking spaces in Boston is being shut down in response to a vote by the city council.

08/21/2014

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Marriage The Second Or Third Time Around

According to the Forest Institute of Professional Psychology, 67% of second marriages and 74% of third marriages end up in a courtroom.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/21/2014

Parenting, School, Uniform, Mother, Child

Divorce And Kids

Children are the innocent bystanders in a divorce.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/20/2014

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Report: Market Basket Aims To Reach Deal By End Of Week

There are signs of possible progress in the Market Basket standoff.

08/19/2014

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Dividing Assets Or Debt During Divorce

If there is money involved, people behave poorly! I have never met a non-warring couple when it comes to a divorce.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/19/2014

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Jack Williams Announces Plans To Step Away From Full-Time News Anchoring At WBZ-TV

WBZ-TV News anchor Jack Williams announced his decision to reduce his workload after 39 years with the station in order to spend more time with his family and continue his involvement in the “Jack Williams’ Endowment for Wednesday’s Child.”

08/18/2014

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Celebrity Endorsements

There’s no doubt about it. Celebrity sells. That’s why companies that make everything from drinks to makeup to credit cards pay millions for stars to endorse their products. Here is a look at some recent celebrity endorsements.

May 15 is National Chocolate Chip Day.  Did you know Massachusetts resident Ruth Wakefield, owner of the Toll House Inn in Wakefield, accidentally invented the chocolate chip cookie in the 1930s when the chocolate she used to make her specialty cookies did not fully melt. The chocolate in that batch was from a bar of Nestle bitter chocolate. She reached out to Nestle and they began producing chocolate chips. Thanks, Ruth!!!

Besides the chocolate chip cookie, Massachusetts boasts many more inventions. Click through the gallery to see some of them. (Photo by Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Hub Of Invention

May 15 is National Chocolate Chip Day. Did you know that chocolate chip cookies were accidentally invented in Massachusetts. Take a look at some of other things invented in Mass.

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Made In Mass.

Many products, companies and brands with national and global recognition call Massachusetts home. Some of them are family businesses, some are large corporations but all of them have interesting stories.

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Notable Inventions By M.I.T. Grads

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is one of the most prestigious schools in the nation for a reason.

Ben Affleck

Movies Made In Massachusetts

Seems like every week a new movie is being filmed in Massachusetts. Here is a look at some well know, and not so well known, films shot in the Bay State.

‘Jersey Shore’ Cast On Wall Street

‘Jersey Shore’ On Wall Street

The cast of MTV’s “Jersey Shore” skipped the beach for a day to ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange.

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