Graduation gifts: What to give, what to expect


Spending on graduation gifts in the U.S. is expected to reach $5.6 billion this year, according to a new survey from the National Retail Federation.

Vermont school piloting urban campus in New London

Spark Makerspace is opening up a whole new range of creative possibilities for do-it-yourselfers by partnering with a respected Vermont build-and-design school that will be teaching a series of courses in the region starting in July.

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Griffin named Eastern Savings Bank CEO

Lisa H. Griffin was named president and CEO of Eastern Savings Bank Thursday after a serving for three weeks as the interim in that position.

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