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Mass. Part-Time Workers Can Start Accruing Paid Sick Time July 1

A new Massachusetts law is about to hit the books. WBZ NewsRadio 1030 business reporter Jeff Brown takes a look at the state’s sick leave law:

06/27/2015

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Popular Concord Toy Shop Closing Permanently

A popular toy shop in downtown Concord is going out of business due to a fee being charged by the new landlord.

05/20/2015

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General Mills Plans To Cut 800 Jobs, Close Methuen Facility

Massachusetts would lose about 250 jobs.

03/18/2015

Four wheelchair athletes say Peter Pan drivers got upset when they couldn't board the bus alone.

Epic Snow Has Meant Economic Woes For Mass. Businesses

Every workday lost during New England’s winter has meant millions of dollars taken out of the regional economy.

03/07/2015

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Lawmakers Push For Amtrak To Allow Small Pets On Trains

It all began with Lily, a 15-pound snowball of a French bulldog with the face of a tough guy and the personality of a princess.

02/17/2015

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Mass. Shoppers Stock Up On Supplies Ahead Of Major Snowstorm

Shoppers wasted little time making their way to grocery and home improvement stores ahead of the potentially historic snowstorm.

01/25/2015

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J.C. Penney Closing Five New England Stores

Among 40 J.C. Penney stores closing will be a handful in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Vermont.

01/08/2015

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Staples To Close More Stores Than Originally Planned

Staples Inc. says it will close more stores than previously announced this year as it tries to reposition itself to remain competitive.

11/19/2014

WBZ Business Breakfast: The Makings of a Female Leader
L-R: Mark Hannon, Senior Vice President & Market Manager for CBS RADIO Boston; Danielle Vilagie, Tracey Noonan, Marcy Reed, Gloria Larson, Deborah C. Enos and Anthony Silva.

Full House for WBZ Business Breakfast on “The Makings of a Successful Female Leader”

More than 550 people attended the WBZ Business Breakfast at the Sheraton Boston where five top business leaders talked about the risks, failures and successes of their careers.

11/06/2014

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What Days Are Best To Find Retail Bargains?

Most shoppers love a good bargain, and you might be surprised to learn how easy it is to make sure you are getting the best price and selection at the stores you love.

11/06/2014

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