Business

By - 9/19/17 - 10:17 pm
Abell

The US Attorney's office today charged Edward Abell, 44, of Gloucester with wire fraud and money laundering for allegedly embezzling $3 million from Racepoint Global, a Boston-based public-relations and marketing firm.

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By - 9/16/17 - 11:47 am

The Globe reports. Why not throw Wonderland in, too, while they're at it?

By - 9/15/17 - 9:41 am
Nativity scene at the Dedham BJ's

Oh, look what Daniel Sullivan spotted at the Dedham BJ's.

By - 9/13/17 - 8:33 pm
Big windmill

There's a little DCR park along the Mystic River behind Assembly Row in Somerville, where you can get a good view of the Amelia Earhart Dam, the new casino and smokestacks of the old Mystic Generating Station.

By - 9/13/17 - 10:50 am

The Wine Gallery chain is planning a new outlet in a new Seaport Boulevard building that its attorney says would be the first store to offer everything from beer to hard liquor in the South Boston Waterfront area. Read more.

By - 9/10/17 - 2:11 pm

Lufthansa says Massport owes it at least $2.8 million for a 747 engine heavily damaged when it sucked in a good part of a snowbank next to a taxiway at Logan Airport in 2015. Read more.

By - 9/8/17 - 1:40 pm

The owner of the Crimson Galleria and nearby properties clustered along JFK Street wants a federal judge to block a proposed Winthrop Street dispensary, arguing marijuana remains illegal under federal law and so its proposed operators - and the city of Cambridge, the town of Georgetown and the state of Massachusetts - are violating the federal anti-racketeering law. Read more.

By - 9/7/17 - 11:51 am

Skanska said today that PTC is leasing 250,000 square feet of space in its new 17-story office tower at 121 Seaport Blvd. and will move its corporate headquarters there from Needham. Read more.

By - 9/4/17 - 1:02 pm

WFXT reports on the picket line that started this morning on Tremont Street downtown.

By - 8/28/17 - 4:24 pm

The Springfield-based bus company, which connects Boston to the Pioneer Valley and other points, reports it's ending its affiliation with the national bus company. Peter Pan says this will let it offer more express service and better fares. Read more.

By - 8/26/17 - 2:57 pm

The Globe reports Millennium Partners is beginning to talk up a $100-million proposal for a tramway from South Station to the Seaport.

By - 8/26/17 - 10:41 am

The Boston Sun reports on one couple's idea to turn 29 Commonwealth Ave. into 11 stories of gilded fun for people with the sort of money it would take to join a place that features a fitness center on one floor, a giant game room on another and a rooftop patio - but not one where live music would be played.

By - 8/25/17 - 12:26 pm

The Boston Licensing Board yesterday ordered a five-day suspension for Agoros Bar and Grille on Chestnut Hill Avenue for a July 14 incident in which BPD detectives found three underage BC students enjoying some draft Bud Light. Read more.

By - 8/23/17 - 11:38 am

Jamaica Plain News reports a juice bar is going into the part of the old Harvest building on South Street that wasn't taken up by the daycare.

By - 8/21/17 - 10:37 am

The Globe talks to some current liquor-license holders who object to a City Council proposal to increase the number of liquor licenses in the city because it might affect their investments in licenses - something made possible by the state cap on the number of licenses in the city. Of particular concern: Read more.

By - 8/16/17 - 11:19 pm

WBUR reports the beer company will remove the beer ads at a couple of local liquor stores that appropriated the design of the Roxbury Loves/Mandela mural in Roxbury.

By - 8/16/17 - 6:54 pm

WBUR reports city officials have granted a permit to white supremacists for a rally on Boston Common on Saturday. Read more.

By - 8/16/17 - 9:58 am

A worker at the Gillette plant in South Boston and two accomplices have pleaded guilty to federal charges that they stole shaving cartridges hot off the assembly line to sell online, the US Attorney's office in Boston reports. Read more.

By - 8/14/17 - 9:37 am
Fountainhead yacht in Boston Harbor

Fountainhead, a yacht owned by Sears CEO and Ayn Rand fanboi Eddie Lampert, is back in Boston Harbor this morning, as Scott G. Sewall alerts us. Read more.

By - 8/9/17 - 11:02 am

Boston Restaurant Talk reports the Intermission Tavern on Tremont Street is up for sale - and that it "can be delivered vacant, allowing investors the opportunity to redevelop the Property on an immediate basis."