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Strega's Lounge Chairs, Mixer, Tables and Bar Stools to be Sold Saturday

Strega's Lounge Chairs, Mixer, Tables and Bar Stools to be Sold Saturday

Much of the contents of the former Strega and Red Lulu restaurant will be sold this weekend.
Market Basket Decision Could Come by Week's End

Market Basket Decision Could Come by Week's End

Company's fish vendor cuts ties, questions if CEOs are trying to sabotage the company.
Data Breach at Shaw's in Massachusetts

Data Breach at Shaw's in Massachusetts

Officials said there is no evidence yet that consumer data has been misused.
Market Basket Deal In the Works, Patrick Says After Filing Conflict of Interest Disclosure

Market Basket Deal In the Works, Patrick Says After Filing Conflict of Interest Disclosure

Gov. Deval Patrick says he has spoken to both sides in the Market Basket dispute and that a deal is in the works.
Gas Prices Continues to Fall, Salem Prices Nearly Lowest in State

Gas Prices Continues to Fall, Salem Prices Nearly Lowest in State

The price for regular, self-serve unleaded gasoline dropped by 6 cents per gallon this week.
Dozens of Hospital Jobs Include Nurses, Lab Biller

Dozens of Hospital Jobs Include Nurses, Lab Biller

Take a look at the job openings at Salem Hospital.
Animosity Continues in Market Basket Fight

Animosity Continues in Market Basket Fight

Demoulas family members continue to clash via press statements but might be making progress toward a sales agreement.
Yelp's Top 10 Pizza Places in Massachusetts: Do You Agree?

Yelp's Top 10 Pizza Places in Massachusetts: Do You Agree?

Where is your favorite place to grab a slice?
Artie T. Rejects Market Basket Board Offer

Artie T. Rejects Market Basket Board Offer

In a statement, former DeMoulas supermarket chain CEO says other shareholders should accept offer to purchase the company.
Company That Has Starred on 'Storage Wars' To Auction Off Contents of Salem Units

Company That Has Starred on 'Storage Wars' To Auction Off Contents of Salem Units

The contents of more than 20 units at a Salem storage center will be auctioned off in late August.
Layoffs Officially Begin at Some Market Basket Stores

Layoffs Officially Begin at Some Market Basket Stores

Company spokesperson says store directors are making decisions about staffing levels.
Salem Shucker Tops the Best in the Business

Salem Shucker Tops the Best in the Business

The head shucker at Turner’s Seafood at Lyceum Hall won the competition at the Boston Seafood Festival.
Market Basket to Cut Hours, Boycott Continues and Another Company Shows Interest in Purchasing Supermarket Chain

Market Basket to Cut Hours, Boycott Continues and Another Company Shows Interest in Purchasing Supermarket Chain

With business down 90 percent since the work stoppage began last month, employees are seeing the effects, but holding firm in their beliefs.
Salem's Best Pizza is 'Amazing'

Salem's Best Pizza is 'Amazing'

The winners were crowned on Monday night in Salem's Best Pizza contest.
Two More New Businesses Open at Northshore Mall

Two More New Businesses Open at Northshore Mall

Changes continue at the largest mall in the region.
LIVE UPDATES: Market Basket Employees Rally Tuesday

LIVE UPDATES: Market Basket Employees Rally Tuesday

Upwards of 15,000 expected to attend Tuesday's rally in Tewksbury.
Arthur T. Demoulas Offers to Return to Work, Help Stabilize Business As Soon As Sunday Night

Arthur T. Demoulas Offers to Return to Work, Help Stabilize Business As Soon As Sunday Night

In a statement issued Sunday, says these steps are critical and in the best interests of associates, customers, vendors and shareholders.
Sales Tax Holiday Returns, Will You Buy Something?

Sales Tax Holiday Returns, Will You Buy Something?

A sales tax holiday is on the calendar for 2014, planned for the third weekend of August.
Salem Boutique Named 'Best of Boston'

Salem Boutique Named 'Best of Boston'

One of the 286 "Best of Boston" winners from Boston magazine is a boutique in Salem.
Market Basket Takes Out Ads, Plans Job Fairs Next Week

Market Basket Takes Out Ads, Plans Job Fairs Next Week

The company is looking to hire after ordering employees to return to work Monday or be replaced.