Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Wasabi is located outside of Macy's at the South Shore Plaza.
A re-submitted application to serve beer and wine at Wasabi at the South Shore Plaza was looked upon more favorably by Braintree officials Tuesday afternoon than when the Japanese restaurant withdrew its request for a license last September. Eight months ago, Wasabi officials decided not to pursue its license application after members of the Board of License Commissioners questioned the establishment opening without full permitting and suggesting that it would store alcohol in a location separate from the licensed premises. On Tuesday, the three board members present – Chair Joe Powers, Russell Jenkins and Marybeth McGrath – voted to approve the Wine and Malt Restaurant License after a revised presentation by attorney Carl Johnson. Johnson…
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Local resident Elissa Garza will be serving as South Shore Plaza’s Style Setter.
A local woman has been selected by Simon Malls to be the fashion blogger for the South Shore Plaza. Elissa Garza will provide a local opinion on all things related to fashion, beauty. She was selected along with 40 others nationwide out of an applicant pool of 700. Garza lives in the metro Boston area and works in Cambridge, Simon said in a press release. "Hoping to create something substantial when it comes to fashion, Elissa will take her love for fashion and scoping out the latest trends, fashions and accessories and showcase all her discoveries on her Style Setter blog, all of which can be found at South Shore Plaza," according to the release. Garza submitted a sample blog post that was voted on by Facebook fans. Along with writing …
Wednesday, April 24, 2013
The event is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Dellaria Salon at the South Shore Plaza.
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Wednesday, April 24
The first glimpses of spring always inspires us to freshen up our hair and wardrobes after a long, drab winter. People all over New England will be able to try a new hairstyle-- and do a good deed at the same time-- on Sunday, April 28 some of the region's top salons come together in support of HAIRraising for Boston Children's Hospital. For the fourth year, salons will go to all lengths for kids as part of HAIRraising for Boston Children’s Hospital founded by hair legend, John Frieda of John Frieda Hair Care and John Frieda Salons, and his business partner, Gail Federici. From 11:00a.m. – 6:00p.m. Dellaria Salon at South Shore Plaza will be participating in the HAIRraising event on Sunday, April 28th. For a donation*, customers will …
Monday, April 22, 2013
The One Fund is the central non-profit raising money for the victims of the Boston Marathon attack.
Simon Malls and Premium Outlets across New England, including South Shore Plaza in Braintree, have donated an initial $100,000 to The One Fund Boston to support victims of the Boston Marathon bombing that left three dead and more than 170 wounded. Customers who visit the New England malls are also encouraged to donate to the fund through May 31 at Guest Services. “Simon Property Group has a large presence in Boston and the surrounding communities. We are proud to be assisting in the donation process for the families affected by the unfortunate events on Marathon Monday,” Brian Jenkins, Vice President, Simon Property Group – New England said in a statement. “We are a part of the great city of Boston and proud of our commitment to the city …
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Crumbs Bake Shop first opened its doors in 2003 on the Upper West Side of Manhattan.
Wednesday, April 3
South Shore Plaza announced Tuesday that Crumbs Bake Shop will be opening this spring and will be located on Level 1 near Macy’s. The South Shore Plaza is the fourth Simon location to open in New England and joins other Simon malls including: Burlington Mall in Burlington, MA, Northshore Mall in Peabody, MA and the Pheasant Lane Mall in Nashua, NH. Crumbs Bake Shop first opened its doors in 2003 on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. The menu is a blend of comfort-oriented classics and elegant backed goods, but the specialty of the house is the Crumbs Signature size cupcakes. With more than 50 varieties baked fresh daily and a new cupcake of the week every Monday, Crumbs offers a flavor for everyone. The cupcakes and baked goods are made …
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
The K-12 Braintree artwork will be displayed through April 11 near Macy's.
The Braintree Public Schools Art Department and the South Shore Plaza proudly presents the annual K-12 Student Art Exhibition. Student art work will be on view near Macy's from 4 p.m. Monday, April 1 through 2 p.m. Monday, April 11, 2013.
Friday, March 22, 2013
RUUM American’s Kid’s Wear now open at South Shore Plaza will be celebrating Grand Opening Events and Surprise Promotions Today – Sunday.
Friday, March 22
Brought to you by the founders of The Children’s Place, Ruum is the new destination for kids clothing, footwear and accessories. Launching this spring, Ruum (pronounced “Room”) offers head to toe outfitting, exceptional quality, and great value. Join Ruum at its newly-opened 21 stores and online at www.ruum.com for the Grand Opening March 22-24. A store opens today at the South Shore Plaza in Braintree. Enjoy surprise promotions, fun activities for kids, and free giveaways all weekend long. During the Grand Opening, Ruum will also kick off a month-long sweepstakes with daily winners and the grand prize of a $2000 Ruum gift card. Event promotions will include great deals for online and in-store purchases, including Instant Win savings …
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Walk for Hospice of the South Shore will take place Saturday, March 23.
Thousands of people are expected to take to the halls of Braintree's South Shore Plaza on Saturday, March 23, to benefit Hospice of the South Shore at South Shore Hospital. All of the proceeds from the 22nd Annual Walk for Hospice of the South Shore will benefit hospice patients. Hospice of the South Shore provides end-of-life care to hundreds of patients annually, regardless of their ability to pay. The event will be held from 7 to 10 a.m. before the day of shopping begins. Walkers of all ages, from various local communities, are expected to participate in the annual fundraiser. Music and plenty of children's activities will fill the Plaza during the Walk. The Wall of Memories for personalized notes will also be set up. Register to walk …
Sunday, March 17, 2013
The fire was clear by 6:30 p.m. Sunday.
There was a small fire Sunday around 6 p.m. at the South Shore Plaza that was cleared quickly, according to the Braintree Fire Department. Initial reports put the location in the basement of the Granite Street mall. The scene was clear as of 6:35 p.m. Reports on Twitter indicated that the Plaza was evacuated because of the fire.
Thursday, March 7, 2013
Children can get their photos taken with the Easter Bunny in the South Shore Plaza from now through March 30.
The Easter Bunny hopped his way to the South Shore Plaza in Braintree on Saturday, March 2. He will be at his post on the first floor in the Nordstrom wing from now through Saturday, March 30. The Easter Bunny will be at the South Shore Plaza Monday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sundays from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. for photos.