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Nia Grace opens new Lower Roxbury restaurant
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Nia Grace opens new Lower Roxbury restaurant
In a packed, warmly lit room looking out on Columbus Avenue and the Northeastern University campus, speakers celebrated the grand opening of The Underground Cafe + Lounge Sept. 20.
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Biden’s Push To Ban Employers’ Non-Compete Clauses Draws Mixed Reaction
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Biden’s Push To Ban Employers’ Non-Compete Clauses Draws Mixed Reaction
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For Chase director, local branch is personal
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For Chase director, local branch is personal
The new Mattapan location — the first bank branch to open in the square in decades — is what the bank calls a Community Branch — one with enhanced services, space for community convenings and plans for partnerships with local nonprofits to help neighborhood residents meet needs ranging from financial literacy and credit repair to jobs and skills training.
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Dine Out Boston aims to revitalize restaurants
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Dine Out Boston aims to revitalize restaurants
Sizzling skillets and three-course menus abound in Boston once again during Dine Out Boston restaurant week, August 8-21. For two weeks, diners can experience new restaurants or old favorites through fixed-price lunch and dinner menus ranging from $15-$38.
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Coca-Cola Is Latest Major Company To Pledge More Ad Spending With Black-Owned Media
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Coca-Cola Is Latest Major Company To Pledge More Ad Spending With Black-Owned Media
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Meet The Young Latina Immigrant Behind Boston’s First Zero-Waste Store
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Meet The Young Latina Immigrant Behind Boston’s First Zero-Waste Store
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America faces a housing crisis
According to a report by Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, throughout the country, many rising housing costs are attributable to shrinking housing inventory that favors consumers wealthy enough to make cash offers on homes or those with savings substantial enough to cover both down payments and closing costs.
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Will Biden’s plan help housing?
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Will Biden’s plan help housing?
While the selected communities await expanded affordable housing in their respective locales, the rest of the nation awaits congressional action on President Biden’s goal of improving housing infrastructure as announced in his American Jobs Plan.
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Black businesses are booming
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Black businesses are booming
The murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis a year ago put a spotlight on racial inequality in all forms — including business. The resulting conversation about race has changed where many consumers have been spending their cash. Searches on Yelp for Black-owned businesses across the country jumped 3,085% from February of 2020 to February 2021, according to a data analysis by Yelp.
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Pastor Persists In Efforts To Get Reparations For Tulsa Massacre Victims
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Pastor Persists In Efforts To Get Reparations For Tulsa Massacre Victims
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Haley House, Roxbury Main Streets launch 1st Roxbury Restaurant Week
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Haley House, Roxbury Main Streets launch 1st Roxbury Restaurant Week
The inaugural Roxbury Restaurant Week will infuse the community with savory smells and drool-worthy cuisine June 13-19.
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Report: Racial wealth gap, discrimination block minority businesses from financing
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Report: Racial wealth gap, discrimination block minority businesses from financing
Disparities in family wealth and discriminatory lending patterns are major contributors to Black and Latino entrepreneurs accessing capital and loans to start and grow businesses in Massachusetts, according to a study released by the Boston Foundation last week.
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