Hampton Court has begun its annual food drive to benefit the Northhampton Survival Center. The food drive is going on right now and ends December 30th.
A third Shack restaurant is set to open at Lighthouse Square in Groton, CT. Restaurant owner Russell Han has just signed a long-term lease with the Boston-based Schochet Associates Limited Partnership, which owns Lighthouse Square, a small plaza at 441 Long Hill Road that houses Walgreens and several smaller stores.
The Community Action Youth Programs held a successful 2-week pilot summer program full of fun, hands-on activities aimed at leadership development for youth age 10-13 at Pine Crest Apartments.
Schochet Associates/Federal Management was a featured sponsor at the Greater Boston Real Estate Board/Rental Housing Multifamily Conference & Expo.
If we can't get to the beach, we'll bring the beach to us!!! This was the rallying cry for residents and staff at Riverside Towers, a housing development for elderly and disabled residents, overlooking the Mystic River in Medford Square.
Richard Henken is co-chairman of the Rental Housing Association MassHousing Chairman's Challenge Committee.
Read an article from the Athol Daily News, July 7, 2009 about the Summer Theatre Program at Pinecrest.
Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino and the English Works Campaign awarded the first 'City of Boston/ English Works Campaign Certificate of Recognition' to 11 unique local businesses and labor management partnerships for their support of English language classes for immigrants in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Other key labor, community, and educational partners were also recognized.
Berkshire Development Partners LLC is working on its second extension in an effort to finalize its purchase of the Searles/Bryant complex.
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