Avis Buying Zipcar In Deal Worth Nearly $500 MillionAvis is leaping into the car-sharing service business by buying Cambridge-based Zipcar for $491.2 million.
Talbots Sold For $193.3 MillionThe struggling women's clothing chain Talbots is being acquired by Sycamore Partners for about $193.3 million in cash, an abrupt turnaround after buyout talks appeared to stall last week.
Obama's Vineyard Vacation Home Sold For $21.9 MillionThe Martha’s Vineyard estate where President Obama and his family have spent their last three summer vacations has been sold.
Salem Church To Begin Renovation Paid For By $787K Silver Sale A centuries-old Salem church that sold its valuable silver collection to fund a renovation plans to start the $1.3 million project in the next few weeks.