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Financing workshop offered for local businesses

WICKED LOCAL – The Marlborough Economic Development Corporation and the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce will offer a workshop later this month to assist local business owners in securing financing. ... read more

Marlborough: MEDC workshop helps businesses access financing

COMMUNITY ADVOCATE – The Marlborough Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) and the Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce (MRCC) have teamed up to help local business owners secure financing for their new or existing ventures. ... read more

The future of downtown? Council to review proposed zoning changes

MAIN STREET JOURNAL – Mixed-use developments, redesigned buildings, and a parking permit program are among the major proposed changes reflected in a Downtown Village zoning proposal that is now before the City Council. The aim is to reduce development deterrents and increase development incentives in Marlborough’s central district. ... read more

Eying development, Marlborough weighs parking changes

METRO WEST DAILY NEWS – City officials and regional planners met Thursday night to put their heads together on ways to reform downtown parking ahead of a possible zoning change that may bring more development to the center of the city. ... read more

Worcester Business Journal’s 2014 40 Under Forty: Tim Cummings

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Birthplace: Stoneham ... read more

Atlantic wheels and deals as another big tenant hunts for space (Yes, another Marlborough story)

BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL – Another day, another big deal in Marlborough. ... read more

The MetroWest/495 economy: slow and steady as it grows

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL – For years, the business community in Marlborough has been rooting for a new full-service hotel to support the lodging and event needs of corporate users in the area. ... read more

An ode to Marlborough and the Bay State’s beautiful churn

BOSTON BUSINESS JOURNAL – Critics generally take one of two narrative tracks after a story has been published: either I have a vendetta against this or that institution, or I am carrying someone else’s water. Sometimes it’s both. ... read more

GE life sciences division coming to Marlborough, will create 220 jobs

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL – General Electric has settled on Marlborough as the home of its health care and life sciences division, the company announced Wednesday morning. ... read more

GE Healthcare Life Sciences to create new US headquarters in Marlborough

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 20, 2014 – GE Healthcare Life Sciences announced today that it will open a new 160,000 square-foot facility in Marlborough, Massachusetts, as the new headquarters for its US operations. A $21M investment in the long-term future of this key GE Healthcare growth business, it will establish a new site for more than 500 GE Healthcare Life Sciences employees, including the creation of more than 220 new jobs in the US’s leading life sciences and biotechnology cluster. Recruitment has begun with the site scheduled to open in Spring 2015, offering a dynamic working environment and career opportunities with a global leader in technology, science and business innovation. ... read more