Arbella: 10 Things You May Have Missed from the Week in Business

Governor Charlie Baker Friday urged consumers to patronize local businesses and sought to extend the Valentine’s Day holiday to a week of post-storm spending to help retailers, restaurants, and other firms recover from the relentless snow. Economists estimate the drop in consumer spending, missed days at work, and transportation delays have cost the state more than $1 billion in lost business activity and measurably reduced the economic growth rate in the beginning of 2015. Read More