Chamber News

Needham
March 07, 2019
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Reshaping Needham’s future

By John Rufo Currently on the town’s docket of issues are three very different zoning amendment proposals that, if approved by Town Meeting this spring, stand to shape a newly diverse range of residential types and placemaking strategies in different ways. Through three newly proposed...

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March 06, 2019
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Biotech is booming in Watertown

Life science companies are increasingly choosing Watertown, with dozens of biotech companies already in town and new space being developed to make way for more. By Charlie Breitrose Life science companies are increasingly choosing Watertown, with dozens of biotech companies already in town and new...

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March 05, 2019
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Area business leaders step up to support economic vitality

The chamber is starting off 2019 with a strong foundation of support across all pillars of the business and nonprofit community: banks, hospitals, financial firms, entertainment and retail destinations, higher ed and media have all signed on to partner with the chamber. Our annual partners underwrite our events,...

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Newton
March 04, 2019
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Fuller concerned about proposed bus changes

Mayor Ruthanne Fuller is raising concerns about several proposed changes to MBTA bus routes serving the Newton and neighboring communities. The changes are part of the T's Better Bus Project, a system wide initiative the transit agency describes as a "first step in our...

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February 14, 2019
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Northland modifies Needham Street mixed use project

http://www.newtonma.gov/gov/aldermen/default.asp Northland Investment Corporation has made some revisions to its planned mixed-use development on a 28-acres parcel along Needham Street in the N-Squared Innovation District. The refinements include: Several buildings were made smaller. Moving a parking garage underground ...

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February 13, 2019
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Student showcase gets down to business at Innovate 128

A cloud service that promises to make the internet simpler; a platform for real estate photographers; and a disinfectant spray that promises to clean up the world took home top honors at the inaugural Innovate 128 startup event. By Chuck Tanowitz A cloud service that...

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Needham
January 31, 2019
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Needham Night celebrated the town’s economic and cultural vitality

Photo by Keene Vision Photography: Needham Select Board Chair Dan Matthews presenting Jay Spencer with Businessperson of the Year Award Three Needham businesses, one local entrepreneur and a local legend were honored at the Newton-Needham Regional Chamber’s second annual Needham Night Dinner, Jan. 30 at the Needham Sheraton Hotel. Needham...

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Needham
January 04, 2019
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Paulette Harwood to receive lifetime achievement award

The Newton-Needham Regional Chamber will present Paulette Harwood with a lifetime achievement award at the chamber’s annual Needham Night Dinner on Jan. 30 at the Needham Sheraton Hotel. After nearly 60 years of teaching dancers in Needham and Newton, Harwood retired and closed her...

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