The Mass Bay Brewing Company, brewers of Harpoon and UFO beers, announced today its acquisition of Clown Shoes Brewing. Clown Shoes, launched in 2009 in Ipswich, Massachusetts, is a nationally distributed brand that produces a wide selection of year-round and limited release beers. [Read more…] Courtesy, The Full Pint

Harpoon Brewery’s parent company announced Monday that it has acquired Clown Shoes Beer, adding the brewer to the company’s employee-owned company.  [Read more…] Courtesy Boston Business Journal

Some of Boston’s most significant developments are going up—or are slated to go up—around or on some of the city’s biggest transit hubs, including South Station and North Station. [Read more…] Courtesy: Curbed Boston, by Tom Acitelli Lead Land Use Counsel, 8 Washington Village : Joseph P. Hanley

On October 26th, South Boston Community Health Center will host our annual Harvest of Hope Auction and Cocktail Reception to benefit the programs and services that ensure access to health care for South Boston families. The event will take place at the Renaissance Boston Hotel in the Atlantic Ballroom and promises to be a spectacular…

Come share an evening with the friends of the Boston Public Market! Proceeds support the Boston Public Market’s Community Engagement Fund, which offers free, public, seed-to-skillet educational experiences within our four walls and throughout our local community. [Learn more…]

Jon Coyne; Kevin Harron; Steve Miller and The Second Generation of the Wong Family, Andy, Bob, Linda, Lisa, Donald, and Stanley The Massachusetts Restaurant Association (MRA) is proud to announce four 2016 honorees that will be inducted into its legendary Massachusetts Restaurant Association Hall of Fame. Made up of experienced and exceedingly deserving food and…

Getting a liquor license for your bar or restaurant can be the headache of all headaches. Knowledge can make it an easier pill to swallow. For most restaurants and bars, liquor licences can make or break your bottom line. BevSpot recently had the chance to sit down with Karen Simao, a partner at McDermott, Quilty…

How craft breweries and consumers stand to win – and lose – from the growing and unregulated practice. Part of the mystique around some of the best craft beer on the market today involves availability. Or, more specifically, the calculated lack thereof. If something is really good – that super-hazy double IPA everyone is talking…

Architect David O’Sullivan shows renderings of proposed apartments. Developer Ralph Vacca wants to replace the old Todesca garage at 4945 Washington St. with a four-story apartment building with 46 units and 67 parking spaces. For the second month in a row, Vacca, his architect and his attorney met with the West Roxbury Civic and Improvement…

Community Organizer Rosy Gonzalez and Attorney Joseph Hanley listen to the protesters while BRA Assistant Project manager Edward McGuire outlines the project to the BRA board It was over in 30 minutes. By a vote of 3 -2 the BRA voted Thursday night to approve the Article 80 review application to build 3200 Washington Street….