The Great Exchange gives new life to business discards

AYER -- Devens Eco-Efficiency Center offers a program to businesses that many people may not be aware of. Full Story
Have a spare million or two? Pricey homes top the Nashoba Valley market
If you have serious money to invest in real estate and prefer living with horses, you might want to hit the gas pedal and head north on Route 119. Full Story

Oregon pot stores sell more than $11 million in first 5 days

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — Retailers sold more than $11 million of marijuana during Oregon's first week of legal recreational sales, outpacing the early business done in other states that have legalized pot, according to the Oregon Retailers of Cannabis Association. Full Story
UPS has nearly 800 positions to fill in Chelmsford
CHELMSFORD -- With the busy holiday season around the corner, UPS recently announced that it has nearly 800 positions available at its sorting facility on Brick Kiln Road in Chelmsford. Full Story

Captivate secures new headquarters at Lowell's Cross Point towers
A Sun Staff Report LOWELL -- Captivate, which creates news videos displayed in elevators and lobbies, has agreed to lease 15,000 square feet at the newly renovated Cross Point towers. Full Story

Research beefing up steaks, hamburgers with healthy omega-3s
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Health-conscious consumers might be persuaded to eat more beef if it was fortified with heart-healthy omega-3 fatty acids naturally found in salmon and walnuts, according to researchers and some ranchers who are feeding cattle flaxseed — even marine algae — with an eye to offering another wholesome dinner Full Story

Spain: VW investments guaranteed despite emission debacle
MADRID (AP) — Spain's industry minister says Volkswagen has guaranteed it will follow through with 4. Full Story

Fiat Chrysler avoids strike with new tentative contract
DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler has avoided an expensive strike at its U.S. plants after reaching a tentative labor agreement with the United Auto Workers union. Full Story

Free credits at MIT
CAMBRIDGE -- The Massachusetts Institute of Technology has offered free online courses for the last four years with one major downside: They didn't count toward a degree. Full Story