Wednesday, May 29, 2019
New England News
Frank Pepe Pizzeria Napoletana, which operates 10 restaurants in the northeast, will add 2 more in Massachusetts in Watertown’s Arsenal Yards development, and in Burlington, which opens next month. Frank Pepe opened its first MA restaurant in Chestnut Hill in 2015…Ruth’s Chris Steak House will open its 3rd Massachusetts location at Somerville’s Assembly Row…The Boston Planning & Development Agency gave final approval to lease nearly 8 acres of city-owned land at Parcel P-3, known as Tremont Crossing for a $700M, 1.7M SF transit-based mixed-use project across from Ruggles Station in Roxbury. The plan calls for 700 apartments, 405K SF of retail, 108K SF of office and a museum. The retail component will include a BJ’s Wholesale Club, Regal Cinemas, Starbucks, Brooklyn Boulders and CVS...The Bagel Table will open a 1,650 s/f location on the ground floor of 80 Guest Street at Boston Landing, home to the Warrior Ice Arena.The Bagel Table opened their 1st shop at The Street in Chestnut Hill, followed by a 2nd location in Ashland, MA... Brighton Irish bar The Green Briar closed this month after 29 years... Gazit Horizons Inc. has acquired Marketplace Center, a 62,000 s/f retail property near Faneuil Hall, featuring Ann Taylor Loft, Banana Republic and Gap, among others, for $81.8 million.