Shake Shack IPO heats up

Shake Shack is cooking up a hot IPO. The popular burger chain on Wednesday raised the price for its upcoming initial public offering to a range between $17 and $19 a share, up from $14 to $16. It shows that demand for Shake Shack stock has been strong as the company meets with potential investors […]

Fans call to #BoycottHershey after import ban

Chocolate buffs are clamoring for the Hershey Co. to “gimme a break” after the chocolate manufacturer reached a settlement with an importer to stop distributing British-made candy bars. Let’s Buy British Imports, one of the nation’s top distributors of popular food brands from the UK, South Africa and Australia, agreed last week to stop selling […]

Rob Gronkowski is a ‘baller,’ and also the NFL’s top tight end

PHOENIX — The truest words spoken on this Super Bowl week came from none other than Rob Gronkowski, who, as one reporter noted, seems he has “some college kid” left in him. “I mean there’s a college kid left in everyone,” Gronkowski said. “I bet you, too, if you could go back you would for […]

MassLive’s Matt Nocton will attend Super Bowl after winning nationwide sales contest

SPRINGFIELD — MassLive Senior Account Executive Matt Nocton has never been to a professional football game before. But when the New England Patriots take on the Seattle Seahawks in Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, Nocton will be in attendance. Nocton earned first prize in a nationwide Advance Digital sales contest for the fourth quarter of […]

Bryan Stork, Dont’a Hightower limited in New England Patriots Wednesday practice

PHOENIX — Bryan Stork, looking to return from a knee injury that sidelined him for the AFC championship game, was one of four New England Patriots limited in Wednesday’s practice. Linebacker Dont’a Hightower (shoulder), defensive tackle Chris Jones (elbow) and defensive tackle Sealver Siliga (foot) were also limited. Jones was inactive for the AFC title […]

SCIENCE with/in/sight: 2015 Koch Institute Image Awards

Tuesday, March 10 2015 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm This event was posted by Massachusetts Institute of Technology Type of Event Other Events Category N/A (View All) Event Inquiries http://ki.mit.edu/news/events/withinsight/march-2015 Location: Koch Institute at MIT, 500 Main Street, Cambridge, MA Easy breezy… Into the breach… Gut instinct… Resistance is fertile… These are among the titles […]

Police investigating human remains found on Kings Beach in Swampscott

Posted: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 10:32 am Police investigating human remains found on Kings Beach in Swampscott Julie Manganis, Staff Writer Gloucester Daily Times Posted on Jan 28, 2015 by Andrea Holbrook SWAMPSCOTT — Human remains were found Wednesday morning on Kings Beach in Swampscott, officials said. A person walking on the beach reported seeing […]

National Grid nears restoration of major Rockport outages

Posted: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 12:15 pm | Updated: 7:32 pm, Wed Jan 28, 2015. National Grid nears restoration of major Rockport outages Taylor Rapalyea Staff Writer Gloucester Daily Times ROCKPORT — Several power outages throughout Pigeon Cove, Bearskin Neck, and on Marmion Way had been nearly restored by noon today, local police and National […]

Blizzard update: City parking ban expires as cleanup continues

Surfer PAUL BILODEAU/Staff photo A surfer at Good Harbor Beach in Gloucester takes advantage to the large waves as Cape Ann cleans up from the blizzard of 2015. Posted: Wednesday, January 28, 2015 2:14 pm | Updated: 2:27 pm, Wed Jan 28, 2015. Blizzard update: City parking ban expires as cleanup continues By Times Staff […]

Family fears remains may be those of missing mom, Jaimee Mendez

Family fears remains may be those of missing mom, Jaimee Mendez KEN YUSZKUS/Staff photo Digging on the beach near the spot where human remains were found on Kings Beach in Swampscott.  Family fears remains may be those of missing mom, Jaimee Mendez KEN YUSZKUS/Staff photo Police examine human remains that were discovered on Kings Beach […]