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Recreational Pot Shop Opens In Newton
News 10 hours ago
Recreational Pot Shop Opens In Newton
Source CBS Boston

NEWTON (CBS) – A new recreational pot shop opened in Newton on Saturday – the first one in the state founded and led by a woman physician. Garden...

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After Shark Attacks, Is Cape Cod Ready For Tourist Season?
News 1 day ago
After Shark Attacks, Is Cape Cod Ready For Tourist Season?
Source CBS Boston

WELLFLEET, Mass. (AP) — As Cape Cod’s tourist season gets underway, there’s uncertainty after two shark attacks — including Massachusetts’ first...

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‘More Than A Ballpark’: Worcester Red Sox Stadium Could Reshape City
News 3 days ago
‘More Than A Ballpark’: Worcester Red Sox Stadium Could Reshape City
Source CBS Boston

WORCESTER (CBS) – This summer, work gets underway for a $240 million project in the City of Worcester. The Worcester Red Sox are just weeks away...

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MBTA, Keolis Vow To Clean Property Neighbors Call A ‘Dangerous Eyesore’
News 1 week ago
MBTA, Keolis Vow To Clean Property Neighbors Call A ‘Dangerous Eyesore’
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – Gordon Bedford pulled out a piece of paper tucked into a fence along Hyde Park Avenue in Jamaica Plain. “This is one of the tickets...

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Best Thrift Stores In Boston
News 1 week ago
Best Thrift Stores In Boston
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (Hoodline) – Looking for something unique, vintage, previously loved, or just a good deal? A thrift shop may be the way to go. Hoodline...

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Party City Closing 45 Stores Amid Global Helium Shortage
News 2 weeks ago
Party City Closing 45 Stores Amid Global Helium Shortage
Source CBS Boston

(CNN) — Helium is the second-most abundant element in the galaxy, yet Party City is struggling to find enough of the gas to fill balloons. Balloons...

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Lego-Like Modular Units Could Help Solve Boston Area’s Affordable Housing Crisis
News 2 weeks ago
Lego-Like Modular Units Could Help Solve Boston Area’s Affordable Housing Crisis
Source CBS Boston

NEWTON (CBS) – Affordable housing is a critical issue that is going from bad to worse in many Massachusetts communities. One developer is thinking...

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Subway Closed More Than 1,000 Stores In The United States Last Year
News 3 weeks ago
Subway Closed More Than 1,000 Stores In The United States Last Year
Source CBS Boston

(CNN) — Subway, the world’s largest fast-food chain, is struggling to adapt to more health-conscious, tech-savvy customers. So it’s rapidly...

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Market Basket, Trader Joe’s Make List Of ‘Standouts’ For Low Grocery Store Prices
News 3 weeks ago
Market Basket, Trader Joe’s Make List Of ‘Standouts’ For Low Grocery Store Prices
Source CBS Boston

TEWKSBURY (CBS) – A handful of supermarkets familiar to New England shoppers have made Consumer Reports’ list of “standouts” for low grocery store...

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Stop & Shop Strike Cost Parent Company Up To $110 Million
News 1 month ago
Stop & Shop Strike Cost Parent Company Up To $110 Million
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – The 11-day strike at Stop & Shop cost the supermarket chain’s parent company up to $110 million. In a statement Wednesday, Dutch...

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Kohl’s Goes All-In On Amazon, Bringing Free Returns To Every Store
News 1 month ago
Kohl’s Goes All-In On Amazon, Bringing Free Returns To Every Store
Source CBS Boston

(CNN) — Kohl’s brought Amazon into a small number of stores almost two years ago. Now Kohl’s is throwing its full weight behind the partnership....

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Stop & Shop Employees Excited For Return To Work After Strike Ends
News 1 month ago
Stop & Shop Employees Excited For Return To Work After Strike Ends
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) - Stop and Shop employees got back to work Monday morning. Both sides have reached a tentative contract agreement, putting an end to...

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Stop & Shop Workers’ Strike Over, Tentative Agreements Reached
News 1 month ago
Stop & Shop Workers’ Strike Over, Tentative Agreements Reached
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) — Stop & Shop announced Sunday evening that the corporation has reached “fair new tentative agreements with UFCW Locals 328, 371, 1445...

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As Strike Continues, Stop & Shop Workers Receive Support From Shoppers, State Officials
News 1 month ago
As Strike Continues, Stop & Shop Workers Receive Support From Shoppers, State Officials
Source CBS Boston

SOMERVILLE (CBS) – The strike at New England Stop & Shop stores is now in its second weekend. On Saturday, Massachusetts Attorney General Maura...

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Frustration Mounts As Stop & Shop Strike Enters Second Week
News 1 month ago
Frustration Mounts As Stop & Shop Strike Enters Second Week
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – As the Stop & Shop strike enters its second week, some workers are expressing frustration. “I’m feeling angry. We need our benefits....

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Stop & Shop Strike Having An Impact On Stores, Customers
News 1 month ago
Stop & Shop Strike Having An Impact On Stores, Customers
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS/AP) – The Stop & Shop strike is nearly a week old and it’s starting to have an impact. The supermarket chain admits it has limited...

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Stop & Shop Workers Strike Enters Day 6: Contract Talks Continue
News 1 month ago
Stop & Shop Workers Strike Enters Day 6: Contract Talks Continue
Source CBS Boston

NORTH ANDOVER (CBS) — Stop & Shop employees in North Andover stood in a picket line Tuesday morning as they entered day six of the strike....

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Stop & Shop Worker: People Crossing Picket Lines ‘Are Killing Us’
News 1 month ago
Stop & Shop Worker: People Crossing Picket Lines ‘Are Killing Us’
Source CBS Boston

QUINCY (CBS) – Workers from a Quincy Stop & Shop tell WBZ on day five of their strike, they aren’t done yet. “I’ve been doing this since I was 16...

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Stop & Shop Workers Return To The Table For Contract Negotiations
News 1 month ago
Stop & Shop Workers Return To The Table For Contract Negotiations
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – Stop & Shop workers are back at the bargaining table with the company and federal mediators, Stop & Shop confirmed Saturday. United...

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Stop & Shop Stores Open During Strike With Temporary Workers
News 1 month ago
Stop & Shop Stores Open During Strike With Temporary Workers
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS/AP) — Stop & Shop supermarkets in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut are now being staffed by temporary workers while tens of...

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Stop & Shop Workers Go On Strike; Customers Told To Leave Stores
News 1 month ago
Stop & Shop Workers Go On Strike; Customers Told To Leave Stores
Source CBS Boston

QUINCY (CBS) — Thousands of Stop & Shop workers walked off the job and went on strike Thursday afternoon. Some customers reported being told to...

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Cedric The Entertainer On Calvin Butler: “It’s A Fun Character To Play”
News 1 month ago
Cedric The Entertainer On Calvin Butler: “It’s A Fun Character To Play”
Source CBS Boston

The Neighborhood is coming back around this coming Monday, April 15th at 8:00 PM ET/PT, only on CBS. The Neighborhood stars Cedric The Entertainer,...

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Walmart Is Adding Thousands Of Robot Janitors To Its Stores – Here’s Why
News 1 month ago
Walmart Is Adding Thousands Of Robot Janitors To Its Stores – Here’s Why
Source CBS Boston

(CNN) — Walmart wants store workers to help out customers instead of mopping up floors and unloading boxes in backrooms. So it’s increasingly...

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New England States Have Some Of Country’s Highest Property Taxes
News 1 month ago
New England States Have Some Of Country’s Highest Property Taxes
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – If you live in New England, chances are you’re paying one of the highest property taxes in the United States. A CBS News report...

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Home And Condo Sales In Massachusetts Increase
News 1 month ago
Home And Condo Sales In Massachusetts Increase
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (AP) — The real estate sales in Massachusetts have increased over last year. The Massachusetts Association of Realtors said Wednesday that...

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Activist Investors Want To Shake Up Bed Bath & Beyond
News 2 months ago
Activist Investors Want To Shake Up Bed Bath & Beyond
Source CBS Boston

(CNN) — Activist investors want to shake up Bed Bath & Beyond, which has fallen behind rival retailers in recent years. Three activist funds said...

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Wayfair Opening First Physical Retail Store In Natick Mall
News 2 months ago
Wayfair Opening First Physical Retail Store In Natick Mall
Source CBS Boston

NATICK (CBS) – Boston-based Wayfair is opening a retail location in the Natick Mall later this year. It will be the online furniture seller’s first...

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Market Basket Assures Wilmington Shoppers ‘Our Stores Are Ghost-Free’
News 2 months ago
Market Basket Assures Wilmington Shoppers ‘Our Stores Are Ghost-Free’
Source CBS Boston

WILMINGTON (CBS) - Fear not, Market Basket shoppers. The grocery store chain doesn't believe there are any ghosts at its Wilmington location....

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Shop & Drink? Sudbury Whole Foods Wants To Serve Alcohol To Customers
News 2 months ago
Shop & Drink? Sudbury Whole Foods Wants To Serve Alcohol To Customers
Source CBS Boston

SUDBURY (CBS) – This could make grocery shopping less of a chore – the Whole Foods in Sudbury wants to serve beer and wine to customers while they...

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Harvard ‘Shamelessly’ Profits From Photos Of Slaves, Lawsuit Claims
News 2 months ago
Harvard ‘Shamelessly’ Profits From Photos Of Slaves, Lawsuit Claims
Source CBS Boston

BOSTON (AP) — Harvard University has “shamelessly” turned a profit from photos of two 19th-century slaves while ignoring requests to turn the...

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