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.

November 14 2014
Press releases

Nantucket Island Resorts Named One of Boston Globe’s 2014 “Top Places to Work”

(November 14, 2014) Nantucket Island Resorts has been named one of the “Top Places to Work in 2014” in the seventh annual employee-based survey project from The Boston Globe. This year, 125 Massachusetts-based companies made the list and Nantucket Island Resorts ranked 11th in the “Large Employer” category (250-999 employees) – an impressive feat as this was the first year the company was invited to participate in the survey. The results were published in the November 16, 2014 edition.

November 10 2014
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Opening Soon at The Pinehills - Lifestyle Design Company, Setting the Space

The Pinehills is pleased to announce the newest addition coming soon to the Village Green Shops & Services! Setting the Space is known as the region’s premiere company in home staging and interior design services. The Pinehills Village Green will be their fourth retail location offering unique items for the home, inside and out.

October 31 2014
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Retail options take off at LaGuardia Airport

(October 31, 2014) As LaGuardia Airport awaits modernization with terminal upgrades, improved transportation links and more efficient air-traffic control technology, its retail operation moves steadily forward. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Wednesday to celebrate the revitalization at Terminal B with the opening of a half dozen brand new shops and restaurants.

Airport retail developer MarketPlace Development implemented its first phase of an overall plan to upgrade retail options for travelers, 27 million of whom passed through LaGuardia Airport last year.

October 25 2014
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Halloween Happenings at CambridgeSide Galleria

Cambridge, MA (October 2014) – Kids can double their trick-or-treating fun this year at CambridgeSide Galleria.  On Thursday, October 30, 2014 from 4 to 6 p.m., kids are invited to visit the Happy Halloween Hideout on Level 3 to receive a FREE trick-or-treat bag and goodies (while supplies last).  This annual tradition promises a safe and fun-filled adventure for little ghosts and goblins (ages 12 and under) to trick-or-treat at participating stores.

October 17 2014
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Marinalife Names Nantucket Boat Basin “Best Transient Marina”

Nantucket Boat Basin was voted Marinalife’s “Best Transient Marina” by subscribers and boaters nationwide. The winners will appear in the magazine’s winter 2015 issue.

“We are honored to receive this award as it is a true testament of our commitment to providing guests an authentic experience. We are dedicated to continue offering exceptional guest service that is synonymous with Nantucket Island Resorts,” said Christina Martin, Assistant Director of Marina Operations at Nantucket Boat Basin.

October 15 2014
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Chiang Mai Thai Open at CambridgeSide Galleria

CAMBRIDGE, MA (October 2014) – Chiang Mai Thai is now open at CambridgeSide Galleria ( in the Food Court on Level 1.  Chiang Mai Thai offers fresh, flavorful cooked meals including traditional Thai favorites and newly created tempting menu items from mild to spicy. From Sesame Chicken to Pad Thai, Kee Mao to Sweet Thai Chile Chicken or Pineapple Fried Rice, the menu is colorful and delicious. All offered at affordable prices.

October 14 2014
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Philadelphia International Airport Hosts 4th Annual Restaurant Week

PHILADELPHIA — Oct. 14, 2014 — What do fajitas, cheesesteaks, penne and chicken marsala have in common? All are affordable, tasty entrees available during Philadelphia International Airport’s (PHL) fourth annual Restaurant Week, held Oct. 20-27.

PHL’s Restaurant Week will offer passengers the chance to enjoy pre-selected, three-course menus for $20 per person. (Some restrictions apply; see restaurant menus for details.) Participating restaurants include:

•         Cantina Laredo (Concourse E)

•         Chickie’s & Pete’s (Terminal A West, Concourses C, D & E)

October 6 2014
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White House | Black Market Opens at Chestnut Hill Square

CHESTNUT HILL, MA (October 6, 2014) – Fashion boutique White House | Black Market has opened at Chestnut Hill Square (  White House | Black Market offers fashionable and sophisticated clothing and accessory items, from everyday basics, to wear-to-work, to elegant fashion, primarily in black and white and related shades with seasonal color splashes.

September 29 2014
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First ever L'Occitane Allows Passengers to Enjoy a "Oui" Bit of France

PHILADELPHIA — Sept. 29, 2014 — Passengers can now experience the French retail scene, without ever leaving Philadelphia. The grand opening of PHL’s first-ever L’OCCITANE en Provence took place yesterday in the B/C Connector. Representatives from MarketPlace Philadelphia Management, the Department of Aviation and L’OCCITANE celebrated the arrival of the French beauty boutique with a ribbon cutting ceremony.

September 12 2014
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Andrew Harper’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards Names The Wauwinet a Top U.S. Hideaway

The Wauwinet has been recognized in Andrew Harper’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards in the “Top 20 U.S. Hideaway” category of 50 rooms or less. The Wauwinet, Nantucket’s signature Relais & Châteaux property, was the only hotel on island to receive this award with an overall score of 96 (out of 100). The results were announced in the September 2014 issue.

July 21 2014
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Cibo Bistro Gourmet Market and Brighton Collectibles Earn Honors

PHILADELPHIA — July 21, 2014 — The Philadelphia Marketplace Food & Shops at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) announced Cibo Bistro Gourmet Market, Terminal C, and Brighton Collectibles, B/C Connector, as its Restaurant and Retailer of the Quarter, respectively, for Q4 2013-2014.

July 15 2014
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CambridgeSide Galleria Presents a Day of Free Family Fun

Cambridge, MA (Summer 2014) – CambridgeSide Galleria will host the Fifth Annual Run & Ride at CambridgeSide on Sunday, July 27th. The duathlon is for children ages 5 to 13, with prizes, race t-shirts, giveaways, entertainment and more.  Race winners will be awarded an iPad (see for complete details). Plus, there will be a Kayak Fun Race for ages 10 to 13.