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2014-04-14 16:25:21

Alternative model to emphasize unmatched collaboration and provider autonomy to manage and improve health BOSTON, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tufts Medical Center and Lowell General Hospital today announced plans to form a new health system. Designed as an alternative model, this new system will foster collaboration between and among community-based and academic medical providers to effectively identify patient needs and manage the health of the communities they serve....

2013-04-25 16:30:57

Saul N. Weingart, MD, PhD to spearhead continuous quality improvement BOSTON, April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tufts Medical Center has appointed Saul N. Weingart, MD, PhD of Newton, Mass. as its next Chief Medical Officer. Weingart is a nationally renowned leader in the movement to improve hospital quality, currently serving as Vice President for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. He recently received one of the highest...

2013-04-20 12:20:26

BOSTON, April 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- We thank the people of Boston and the nation for the prayers and support they are sending to Richard and to our family. Please continue to pray for Richard, a wonderful father, husband, son and brother, and a dedicated police officer who loves his work and helping people. Richard remains in serious condition so we are focused on supporting him; please respect our privacy. We will not be responding to any media requests at this time. Should there be any...

2011-05-04 07:24:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT) today announced that the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) submitted a notice to bidders for the construction of a new Orange Line T station for Assembly Row at Assembly Square. The new station at Assembly Row will be the first to be built on the Orange line since the Southwest Corridor Stations in 1987 and will be located between Sullivan Square and Wellington Station. (Logo:...

2011-02-11 10:36:00

Tufts Finds "Outrage Talk" on the Rise among Liberals & Conservatives MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While the tragic shooting in Arizona has spotlighted the vitriol that seems to pervade political commentary, objective research examining the scope of this disturbing phenomenon has been lacking. In the first published study of its kind, social scientists at Tufts University's School of Arts and Sciences have found that outrage talk is endemic...

2011-02-09 08:49:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., Feb. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT) today announced that the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) board voted to approve a memorandum of agreement (MOA) between Federal Realty and the MBTA -- another significant milestone in Massachusetts' largest development project. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050907/DCW070LOGO ) The approved agreement which received unanimous support from the board outlines the...

2010-11-09 11:49:00

BOSTON, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gerardo Villacres, a member of the Bunker Hill Community College Board of Trustees, and leading figure in media, marketing and community affairs delivered the keynote address Wednesday, November 3, at the 64th annual dinner of the Somerville Chamber of Commerce. Villacres is also the co-founder of "El Planeta," the largest Spanish-language weekly in the Boston area. Ronald Bonney, Jr., who serves as First Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees...

2010-01-25 15:20:16

Cities that win Olympic bids experience neither boom nor bust in their real estate prices, but gain construction jobs as they prepare for the Games, according to researchers at the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia. The UBC study is the first to use real estate variables to test the Games' economic impact on host cities. Sauder School of Business researchers analyzed house prices and construction employment in the years leading up to and after the Olympics in...

2009-04-08 08:00:00

Finishing a multimillion dollar renovation of a perfectly located building, [2N+1] Data Centers Boston is pioneering a new modular design for data centers. And as a result, corporations are discovering a more affordable and efficient way to secure their data and ensure uptime SOMERVILLE, Mass., April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- [2N+1] Data Centers Boston is now up and running with a growing cadre of clients. Once a five-story factory, the new facilities offer 45,000 square feet of data center space....

2009-02-05 07:07:00

BRIDGEWATER, N.J., Feb. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Victory Marketing Group, Inc. of Bridgewater N.J., announced today they are donating a printed flyer to a group of Somerville High School parents. These parents are attempting to establish a school sponsored Junior Varsity and Varsity Hockey team for their children known as "The Pioneers". The flyer will be presented at a Somerville Board of Education meeting. The flyer will consist of a group photo of potential Somerville High School team players...