Wednesday, March 6, 2013
The new fitness club and sporting goods store are located at The Street in Chestnut Hill.
Two years after Chestnut Hill said goodbye to Macy's, new retail is opening up at the former department store site. Both Sports Club/LA and City Sports are slated to open next week in the The Street's new, 115,000-square-foot building at 55 Boylston St. (Route 9) in Chestnut Hill. Sports Club/LA will open on Monday, March 11, according to the fitness club's website. The website lists the club hours as Monday-Friday, 5:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. and Saturday-Sunday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. The "jewel box"-concept sports club will feature a number of "technologically-advanced" fitness programs and high-end amenities including a functional training studio, group fitness and a full-experience cycling studio complete with high definition video that allows …
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
The City Sports will be reopening in the new building next door and Century Bank will be moving to the new Chestnut Hill Square development.
[Updated 12:20 p.m. with information on the City Sports opening date.] As one building goes up, another comes down. If you travel Route 9 often, you've probably noticed a few new piles of rubble at The Street in Chestnut Hill, as the building that housed City Sports and Century Bank was recently torn down. The tear-down is just a few doors away from The Street's new, 115,000-square-foot building that will house a number of new restaurants and retail stores, including a new City Sports location, a Sports Club/LA, Pinkberry and Showcase Super Lux movie theater. Century Bank, which closed the Chestnut Hill location in fall 2012, has decided to move its branch to the new Chestnut Hill Square development, which is slated to open in fall 2013…
Thursday, January 24, 2013
The new sports club and shopping center at 55 Boylston St. is still under construction, but parts should be opening up by late February. A "jewel box" concept Sports Club/LA as well as Pottery Barn and City Sports will be some of the first areas to open.
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