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News and opinion on local businesses and economics.
Bank Executive Arrested for Insider Trading

Bank Executive Arrested for Insider Trading

A former executive of a Boston-based bank was arrested and charged Monday with participating in an insider trading conspiracy.
Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

The popular fall-flavored drink will be returning Aug. 25, nearly a month before the official start of autumn.
10 Retail Job Openings Near Watertown

10 Retail Job Openings Near Watertown

Looking for a new job?
Waltham’s Embassy Cinema Sells for $3.1 Million

Waltham’s Embassy Cinema Sells for $3.1 Million

Its new owners plan to keep it a movie theater.
Itsy Bitsy Thrifty Children’s Consignment Grand Opening This Weekend

Itsy Bitsy Thrifty Children’s Consignment Grand Opening This Weekend

High-end looking boutique consignment store set to open its doors May 3.
Zagat Picks Somerville Doughnut to Represent Massachusetts

Zagat Picks Somerville Doughnut to Represent Massachusetts

See which doughnut made Zagat’s ‘50 States, 50 Donuts’ post.
Wegmans Adding 1,600 Jobs to Massachusetts

Wegmans Adding 1,600 Jobs to Massachusetts

The supermarket chain is opening three locations in the next year.
Wegmans Announces Open Date for Chestnut Hill Store

Wegmans Announces Open Date for Chestnut Hill Store

The wine, beer and spirits part of the store will open in March. The store grand opening is in April.
CVS to Stop Cigarette, Tobacco Sales in All Stores Nationwide

CVS to Stop Cigarette, Tobacco Sales in All Stores Nationwide

Products will be off store shelves nationwide by Oct. 1.
MSPCA-Angell Animal Medical Center Opens its Doors in Waltham

MSPCA-Angell Animal Medical Center Opens its Doors in Waltham

The new MSPCA-Angell West will offer similar services as its Jamaica Plain location.
Where Can Parents Turn Now?

Where Can Parents Turn Now?

With the sudden closure of Isis Parenting, Beth Israel offers a solution with The Parent Connection.
Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

Is The Wrong Job Better Than No Job At All?

How to make the best of a less than perfect job situation.

Uncle Sam Will Pay $3,000 To Give You The Flu

Healthy and under 50? Here's a way to make some quick money.
Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

Is a Joint Bank Account the Secret to a Happy Marriage?

How sharing finances brought one couple closer together.
How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

How to Make Sure You Can Always Find a Job

Follow these steps for lifetime job security.
Now Hiring in Watertown for: Property Manager, Receptionist, Sales Manager

Now Hiring in Watertown for: Property Manager, Receptionist, Sales Manager

Here are five positions that are available.
Michaels, Latest Retailer to Warn of Possible Customer Data Breach

Michaels, Latest Retailer to Warn of Possible Customer Data Breach

Federal law enforcement, security experts working on the situation.
Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Password 'ABC123'? Yeah, Change That

Tips for generating impenetrable Internet passwords.
One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

One of Three Women Live At or Near Poverty, Shriver Report Finds

Two-thirds of women consider themselves the family breadwinner.
Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Best Companies to Work for in 2014

Google grabs the top slot yet again on Fortune list.