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A city of eastern Massachusetts south of Boston. It was once the largest shoe-producing center in the country.


(ˈbrɒk tən)

a city in E Massachusetts. 92,410.
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Brockton Capital LLP acquired 41 of the assets from HPUT's portfolio in a partnership with Dunedin Property for GBP110.
MALDEN -- State education officials are considering waivers for proposed charters schools in Fitchburg and Brockton that were disqualified because the school districts where they would operate are no longer among the lowest performing in the state.
The 12 chair practice is located at 641 Belmont Street, Brockton in the Shaws Westside Plaza.
The boyhood home of Rocky Marciano, a landmark in the late heavyweight champion's hometown of Brockton, Mass.
The collaboration between Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center (CGSMC) in Brockton, Massachusetts and Cogent Healthcare, a leading provider of hospitalist programs, has enabled the hospital to achieve and exceed quality of care goals that earned the facility pay-for-performance bonuses from its major commercial payors.
South African healthcare company Netcare Ltd (JNB:NTC) said it had agreed to acquire the stake of Brockton Capital LLC in UK sector firm General Healthcare Group Ltd (GHG) for GBP11m (USD17.
The humble manhole cover is easy to overlook - unless you work for LeBARON Foundry of Brockton, Mass.
Bridgewater Goddard Park will use the Allscripts Electronic Health Record to share access to patient medical records electronically with the other members of the Brockton-area demonstration group, including Brockton Hospital, Caritas Good Samaritan Medical Center, Brockton Physician Hospital Organization, Inc.
HOUSTON -- The Municipality of Brockton, Ontario, and Veolia Water Canada (Veolia Water) announced a partnership that will unify water and wastewater services under a common contract that emphasizes safety, reliability and environmental responsibility.
The combined circulation of its two daily newspapers, The Patriot Ledger and The Brockton Enterprise, is approximately 88,000, with week-end circulation of approximately 106,000.
Global Resource Options (GRO), national leader in sales of residential solar energy systems, has opened a sales and project management office in Brockton, Massachusetts, the company announced today.