Laura Portney

A Walkable New Gateway to Watertown

When Laura Portney graduated from Clemson University, she faced a pivotal decision: pursue her master’s degree at Boston Architectural College, or enter the workforce full-time at architects Prellwitz Chilinski Assoc., Portney chose to do both.

Towns To Pilot Bus Rapid Transit Features In 2018

Communities around Greater Boston, in partnership with the MBTA, will seek to create faster and more reliable commutes for more than 30,000 bus riders through a sequence of three pilot projects testing bus rapid transit (BRT) features over the course of 2018.

Goddard Preschool To Open In Watertown Following 9K SF Lease

Strong Fundamentals Corp., doing business as The Goddard School, leased space in Watertown recently. The Goddard School, a nationwide preschool program owned by Sunny and Simmi Verma, plans to renovate the interior of its first Watertown location at 26 Chestnut St. The lease totals 9,000 square feet. The school is scheduled to open in...

Eastern Standard Founder Leases Space At Athenahealth Complex In Watertown

A company affiliated with the founder of the popular Eastern Standard restaurant in Boston’s Kenmore Square has signed a lease at the Athenahealth campus in Watertown, which recently received approval to add an outdoor beer garden. Athenahealth, an electronic health records company, is updating its 760,000-square-foot campus as an attraction to its growing workforce....