Noteworthy news about New England Development and our diverse portfolio of properties

Media coverage of New England Development’s many projects keeps businesses, partners, communities, and customers informed of NED’s accomplishments, accolades, and community activities.

News organizations across the country are sharing the excitement of New England Development's new projects, new retailers, and new shopping and dining opportunities.  

This is but a small sampling of the news coverage garnered by New England Development and our family of companies. A curated selection, below, provides a glimpse into articles and television coverage being published about our projects, people, and partnerships.

February 11 2021
Press releases

Fusion Dolls Pops Up at Westgate Mall

BROCKTON, MASSACHUSETTS (February 2021) – Fusion Dolls has popped up at Westgate Mall in Brockton ( A Black, woman owned business, Fusion Dolls creates dolls and accessories that are multicultural. The doll maker celebrates diversity, providing girls with dolls that look like them. Fusion Dolls is located by Old Navy.

February 11 2021
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GoPixelYourself Reopens with New Content At CambridgeSide

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (February 2021) – GoPixelYourself (, an ‘Instagrammable museum’ creating an experience for all ages, has extended its stay at CambridgeSide ( into 2021. GoPixelYourself will reopen on Friday, February 12, 2021 with a limited engagement highlighting Galentine’s Day, Valentine’s Day, Saint Patrick’s Day and other surprises.

February 9 2021
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Westgate Mall Hosts Winter Clothing Drive for The Salvation Army of Brockton

BROCKTON, MASSACHUSETTS (February 2021) - Westgate Mall is hosting a winter clothing drive to gather much needed cold weather wear to help benefit The Salvation Army of Brockton. Items needed include adult and child size coats, hats, gloves, and scarves that are new or gently used. Donations can be dropped off in the specially marked basket at Old Navy, or with a security guard through March 7, 2021. An online donation to The Salvation Army of Brockton can be made by visiting

February 2 2021
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Palm Beach Outlets Announces Opening of Three New Local Eateries

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (February 2021) - Palm Beach Outlets ( has announced the opening of three new locally owned eateries: Grilled Cheese Gallery, The Madres Mexican Fresh, and Souvlaki Fast. Each dining concept offers fast, fresh, and flavorful fare.

Grilled Cheese Gallery features grilled cheese selections, soups and sides, salads, vegetarian options, and a children’s menu in a modern space with outdoor seating.

January 26 2021
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Asheville Outlets to Host Healthy Food Drive with MANNA FoodBank

ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA (January 2021) – Asheville Outlets has announced a Healthy Food Drive with MANNA FoodBank from Tuesday, February 2 through Sunday, February 14, 2021. As food insecurity continues, Asheville Outlets has partnered with MANNA FoodBank to collect healthy nonperishable foods for distribution to those in need in western North Carolina.

January 25 2021
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CambridgeSide to Host American Red Cross Blood Drive

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (January 2021) – Donate blood and help save lives. Make an appointment for the American Red Cross blood drive on Friday, February 12, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at CambridgeSide. The American Red Cross is now testing all blood, platelet, and plasma donations for the COVID-19 antibody. Additional safety guidelines are in place to ensure all donors are socially distanced.

January 21 2021
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Outlets of Des Moines Announces 2021 Blood Donation Drives with LifeServe Blood Center

ALTOONA, IOWA (January 2021) – Outlets of Des Moines ( is pleased to announce six blood donation drives in 2021 with LifeServe Blood Center. The need for blood continues to be great, and these vital blood drives help many. Each will be held in Space 120 near SKECHERS at Outlets of Des Moines. Dates are Wednesday, February 3 and Saturdays, April 3, May 29, July 31, October 2 and December 4, 2021, all from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

January 19 2021
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Midwest Local Vendor Market Announces Winter 2021 Dates at Outlets of Des Moines

ALTOONA, IOWA (January 2021) – Find unique and unexpected items from local Iowa artisans at the Midwest Local Vendor Market at Outlets of Des Moines. From fashion to jewelry, home décor, wellness and spa products, baked goods and more, the Midwest Local Vendor Market offers something for everyone. Social distancing protocols will be followed. Winter market dates are scheduled for Saturdays, January 30, February 27, and March 27, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. For more information, visit

December 28 2020
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Westgate Mall Welcomes The Little Free Library with Brockton Library Foundation

BROCKTON, MASSACHUSETTS (December 2020) – Westgate Mall has partnered with the Brockton Library Foundation to welcome The Little Free Library. Westgate Mall visitors are encouraged to take a book from the selection within the library stand located near Burlington. The Little Free Library also accepts books from those who may want to donate. The Brockton Library Foundation supervises The Little Free Library ensuring a constant stream of volumes.

December 16 2020
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Celebrate The Holidays With PHL Food & Shops

PHILADELPHIA — Dec. 11, 2020 — It’s the most wonderful time of the year and PHL Food & Shops at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) is celebrating the holidays with special perks and promotions.

With everything from fashion and beauty to tech and travel necessities, travelers and shoppers at PHL can find something for everyone this holiday season. PHL Food & Shops has 80-plus eateries and retailers that are currently operating during the COVID-19 pandemic.

December 11 2020
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SoulCycle Chestnut Hill Square Extends Outdoor Classes Through Winter 2021

CHESTNUT HILL, MASSACHUSETTS (December 2020) – SoulCycle at Chestnut Hill Square is extending outside rides through the coming winter months. Through SoulOutside, SoulCycle offers their signature 45-minute indoor cycling class in a socially distanced outdoor environment. Winter classes will be held at a newly constructed, heated outdoor studio tent featuring 46 bikes in the parking lot of the center. The new tent has been built to weather a New England winter. Classes are available seven days a week, from 7:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

December 10 2020
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CambridgeSide Spreads Hope & Cheer this Holiday Season

CAMBRIDGE, MASSACHUSETTS (December 2020) – CambridgeSide presents Spread Hope & Cheer for the holiday season, offering several ways to give to those in need including toy drives for local children, online giving opportunities and more. CambridgeSide also offers a festive place for shoppers to visit for holiday cheer, including the debut of the highly anticipated GoPixelYourself “Instagrammable Museum” showcasing holiday vignettes and live weekend visits from Santa.