Last April, the Department of Defense announced military recruits would start using athletic shoes 100 percent made and manufactured in America, in recognition of a law Congress passed in 1941 requiring the department give preference to American-made goods.
For the first time, runners will be able to participate in the New Balance Falmouth Road Race virtually, race officials announced on Friday.
Someone stole eleven pairs of New Balance sneakers from the trunk of a car.
Whether you run, play tennis, swim or do yoga, there is a Boston-based fitness brand that is right for you.
More than 2,600 people showed up at Fenway Park on Saturday to take part in the 5th annual Run to Home Base.
Massachusetts-based New Balance could get a boost worth tens of millions of dollars with a new Pentagon policy providing military recruits with U.S.-made sneakers.
Senators Collins and King say the military’s policy has placed jobs in jeopardy in states such as Maine and Massachusetts, where New Balance Athletic Shoe has offices and plants.
New Balance just signed a deal with Massachusetts to build a Commuter Rail station in Allston.
New Balance has filed plans for a $235 million expansion of its Brighton headquarters that will include a hotel, office buildings, a stadium for track and field and a hockey rink.
New Balance is investing 1.2 million dollars over the next couple years to help the program succeed at an even higher level.