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Massachusetts gas prices have fallen 3 cents this week, which is a trend of decreasing prices at pumps across the country, according to a Monday press release from AAA Southern New England. PHOTO VIA FREEPHOTO.COM

Massachusetts gas prices continue to fall below $3 per gallon

After years of high gas prices, drivers in Massachusetts will be able to fill up their […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
The market for gluten-free products is expanding as more people become aware of the health benefits of the diet. GRAPHIC BY SAMANTHA GROSS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Gluten-free trend incites app startups, expects increased market value in coming years

Gluten, the protein composite that everyone loves to hate, has proven to be lucrative for businesses […]

by · November 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Jacqueline Thong is the co-founder and CEO of Klio Health, a web and mobile health care platform aimed at simplifying the health care system. PHOTO COURTESY OF JACQUELINE THONG

Women InBusiness: Jacqueline Thong of Klio Health digitizes healthcare

This is part of a bi-weekly series of profiles about women in business. Although it may […]

by · November 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Boston community members mingle before the “Intro to the Boston Design Community” at the General Assembly meeting at 51 Melcher St. Tuesday night. PHOTO BY ERIN BILLINGS/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

The ABCs of CSS: The InBusiness guide to coding programs in Boston

Although a U.S. Department of Labor report announced Friday the lowest unemployment rate since July 2008, […]

by · November 13, 2014 · 1 comment · Features, InBusiness
During the fiscal year 2014, 15 of 19 Boston colleges and universities enrolled in the voluntary Payment-in-Lieu-of-Tax, or PILOT, program failed to meet their suggested payment amount. GRAPHIC BY OLIVIA DENG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

BU falls short of PILOT payment, still contributes most of all other educational institutions

During fiscal year 2014, 15 of the 19 colleges and universities in Boston did not pay […]

by · November 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Natalie Siddique, a 2013 Boston University College of Arts and Sciences graduate, launched a web platform called Moja Gear Saturday for rock climbers to interact and buy gear. PHOTO COURTESY OF NATALIE SIDDIQUE

Women InBusiness: BU grad launches online hub for rock climbers

This is part of a bi-weekly series of profiles about women in business. Though Boston University […]

by · November 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Boston University College of Engineering seniors Kanav Dhir, Alex Wong and Deven Dayal create the Bzzy website at the Make_BU Hackathon in March. PHOTO COURTESY OF KANAV DHIR

BU ENG seniors developing app to measure busyness of given location

Ever wondered if there will be a seat open in the George Sherman Union? Or whether […]

by · October 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
While the National Retail Federation predicted that the average consumer would spend $77.52 on Halloween this year, several Boston University students and Boston Costume store employees said locally, less money would be spent on costumes. GRAPHIC BY EMILY ZABOSKI/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Halloween spending report not reflective of Boston expenditures

Leaves have started falling, the air is getting colder and pumpkins are appearing in windows and […]

by · October 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
Boston-based companies such as Bow & Drape and Gloss48 are tackling two issues in the fashion and beauty industry: providing customizable niche products and a platform for new designers. GRAPHIC BY MIKE DESOCIO/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Boston-based companies striving to make over beauty, fashion industry

As large fashion retailers such as Urban Outfitters and The Gap, Inc. report a continued trend […]

by · October 23, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness
The executive board of the female networking organization Ellevate Boston University Chapter poses at SPLASH in September. PHOTO COURTESY OF ELLEVATE BU CHAPTER

Women InBusiness: Ellevate BU prepares women for professional world

This is part of a bi-weekly series of profiles about women in business. Of the 500 […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Features, InBusiness