The city has approved nearly $8 million in tax breaks to spur development of the former Filene’s department store site in Boston’s Downtown Crossing.
Millennium Partners wants to build a 600 foot tower, filled with apartments and condominiums, while revitalizing the Burnham Building that once held Filene’s.
Attention brides: Filene’s Basement’s famous “Running of the Brides” event may not be dead yet.
It could be the end for Boston’s most famous eyesore.
The last Filene’s Basement store in the city closed its doors for good on Thursday night.
For bargain hunters in Boston, Black Friday was part of a long goodbye to retail icon Filene’s Basement.
Apparently, some people have money to burn.
Filene’s Basement has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and plans to liquidate their operations.
Dozens of brides-to-be lined up early Friday morning for the annual Running of the Brides.
Filene’s Basement is closing four more stores in Massachusetts.