Kyle Alspach

Massachusetts State House in Boston (credit: AP)

Mass. Pays Out $225 Million For Unused Sick Time

Massachusetts paid out $225 million to state workers for unused sick time in 2010.


Workers, Employees, Technology Jobs, Computers

Technology Companies Hiring In Massachusetts

While many employers still aren’t hiring in Massachusetts, large technology companies are an exception, especially when it comes to jobs in research and development.


(Photo courtesy: Samuel Adams Brewery)

Proposed Bill Could Save Local Brewers Money

Local brewers are concerned about the way they’re being taxed, based on their size.


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Wireless Electricity? Watertown Company Says Yes

A Watertown company claims it’s found a way to safely transmit electricity through the air, using magnetic fields.


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Oil Prices Up, Natural Gas Down

Oil prices are up 30 percent this year, but not natural gas.