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Soccer-Beijing extend title race with last gasp win
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 20:13:28 -0700

BEIJING, Oct 20 (Reuters) - Beijing Guoan struck a dramatic 94th minute winner from the penalty spot to beat Hangzhou Greentown 2-1 away on Sunday to extended the Chinese Super League title race by another week. Argentine midfielder Pablo Martin Batalla kept his cool to send the goalkeeper the wrong way in stoppage time and leave the capital club six points behind defending champions Guangzhou ...

Boston’s Innovation, Business Circles Remember Menino
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:18:37 -0700

The business and tech communities credit Tom Menino with a huge impact on shaping the Innovation District and boosting economic growth in the city.

Remembering Tom Menino
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:01:44 -0700

Tom Menino, the longest-serving mayor of Boston, died on Thursday following a battle with cancer. He was 71. Described often as the steward of Boston's renaissance, Menino has been honored for turning "The Hub" into a world-class city. Despite these lofty pursuits, Menino also maintained a lifelong connection to the Hyde Park neighborhood where he was born and lived his entire life.

Fuel meter co. to gas up with Kickstarter
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 21:05:44 -0700

A Somerville startup could be the next big innovation in the burgeoning smart-home industry as its fuel monitor hits Kickstarter next week. Tank Utility, the brainchild of former EnerNOC mechanical engineer Nick Mashburn, is coming out of stealth mode with its app-enabled propane meter just in time for the season of home-heating headaches.

First Wind Honored as Employer of the Year at the NECEC’s 7th Annual Green Tie Gala
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 08:41:00 -0700

NECEC awarded Boston-based First Wind the 2014 Green Tie Gala Award for Employer of the Year. With 119 of the company

Strongest Clean Technology Innovators Win Northeast Regional Business Competition
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 07:18:12 -0700

Four companies receive $30,000 in prizes and highlight the strength of Northeast cleantech innovation cluster. Sponsors include Chevron, Wells Fargo, University of Phoenix, Arrow, Parc, MassCEC, NYSERDA, National Grid, NECEC Institute, Foley Hoag, Novozymes, Mintz Levin, Saint-Gobain, EnerNOC, Commerce RI, Silicon Valley Bank, Maine Technology Institute, Plano and Simple, Future360, and ...

Greentown mother who suffered stillbirth starts new nonprofit to help others
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 20:30:12 -0700

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Oct. 13, 2014)– Wednesday is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Infant Loss Remembrance Day. Statistics show up to 20 percent of all U.S. pregnancies end in miscarriage or stillbirth. Misty Howell from Greentown created the nonprofit Hudson’s Bands of Hope to give bracelets to mothers who leave the hospital without their child. Howell lost […]

Boston legend built a stronger city
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 22:03:58 -0700

From the White House to Government Center, Thomas Michael Menino was remembered yesterday as a “bold, big-hearted” mayor who fought to make his beloved Boston a prosperous and inclusive city that would host a national Democratic convention at the TD Garden and an LGBT prom at City Hall.

China developer Agile slumps, seeks loan extension
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 04:05:17 -0700

* In talks with lenders to extend remaining bridge loan * Agile bond yields have doubled in past week (Adds additional comment, detail, share performance) HONG KONG, Oct 13 (Reuters) - Chinese developer Agile Property Holdings Ltd, battling an industry slowdown and speculation about ties to China's former security chief, said it is in talks with banks about extending a bridge loan and the ...

Beloved Mayor Tom Menino remembered for building a stronger Boston
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 02:04:03 -0700

From the White House to Government Center, Thomas Michael Menino was remembered yesterday as a...