Class A office space rental in East Cambridge — which contains the tech and biotech hub that is Kendall Square — rose to $57.85 a square foot as of the first quarter of the year, up 7 percent from last year, according to commercial real estate firm Cassidy Turley.
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One of the few remaining major venture capital firms located in the Boston suburbs isn’t planning to stay there for long. North Bridge Venture Partners, based in Waltham, is planning to move to Boston or Cambridge some time later this year, said general partner Michael Skok. Read More
T.S. Eliot famously began one of his most famous poems, The Wasteland, with the lines, "April is the cruellest month..." referring to the emotional weight of the life/death cycle as winter morphs into spring.
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