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Dooney’s Pub Voorhees Opened Last Week! Photos inside!

Dooney’s Pub has opened in Voorhees NJ on Rt 73! It is a large bar and restaurant complex just a few miles away from what we consider 42Freeway territory! Dooney;s is all new with 4 distinct areas and plenty of beers on tap…and showcasing Guinness products!

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Metro Diner Sale Price Was $4.5 Million. Demo Started Today

We weren’t the first to publish that the Metro Diner demolition started today, but we are the only ones to tell you it was sold for $4.5 million bucks… and it’s a HUGE windfall for nine years of ownership. If you didnt think Convenience Store Wars were real, you will now…

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Jefferson Hospital Washington Twp Phase 1 Garage (and Tower Info)

The Jefferson (Kennedy) Hospital in Washington Township is undergoing a massive $205 million expansion, with the key feature being a new 7 floor patient tower with 60 private rooms (and room for 60 more). The Phase 1 eight level parking garage has quickly risen at the far edge of the property, and is targeted for a spring 2019 opening.

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Dave and Buster’s Approved For Gloucester Township – Images and Details

42 Freeway was the first to tell you back in May that Dave and Buster’s is coming to the Gloucester (Township) Outlet center off of Route 42, and now we can say the project was approved by the planning board. Other outlets later added an early 2020 opening is targeted. Article has images and description!

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Toy City and Halloween City Pop-Up Coming to Deptford

A combined Toy City and Halloween City popup store will be opening soon in Deptford. The location is the recently closed Babies R Us store in the Forman Mills Shopping center at Clement’s Bridge Rd and 41. Parent company Party City hopes to fill a void left by the global closing of Toys R Us.

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The Mile Bar in Runnemede has Opened!

The Runnemede locals have been waiting for this one… The Mile Bar and Restaurant on the Black Horse Pike opened for business today, and 42Freeway stopped in to check it out.

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Deptford’s Viet Pho is Pho-nomenal

Viet Pho opened recently in Deptford NJ, close to Hobby Lobby on Almonesson Road. If you haven’t tried “pho” yet, this is a great place to give it a try.

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Jaileene’s Bar and Grill taking over Amanda’s Bar None in Gloucester Township

The building signage went up this week for Jaileene’s Bar and Grill in Gloucester Township NJ. The location is on Lower Landing Road, and takes over the location of the well liked but short-lived Amanda’s Bar None. We reached out to Management and have a preview of their theme!

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Bellmawr’s Massive Direct Connection Road Project Overview (295/42/76) VIDEO!

It’s massive.  Probably the largest and most impactful road project in South Jersey in 70 years. And no one seems to know the. With support columns going up, 42Freeway video tries to answer questions.

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Williamstown Sam’s Club Adding Gas Station

Construction is taking place behind the Sam’s Club in Williamstown for a new Sam’s branded gas station.  With Sam’s facing the Black Horse Pike, the gas station location could be considered “behind” Sam’s… but it is still prominently located on busy Cross-Keys Road

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Route 42 Gloucester Township Construction: Bridge Rebuilding

Route 42 in the Gloucester Township area is also seeing construction, as the state ramps up a project to replace two sets of bridges which run over Lower Landing Road and the Big Timber Creek. Coming behind this is another Gloucester Township bridge… and even more (which we will post about shortly)

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Deptford Clements Bridge Road Project Update: Deptford Movies, Inspira Medical, and Super Wawa!

It was intended to be a presentation of the plans for a new Super Wawa on Clements Bridge Road, and it turned into discussions on the Inspira Project and the Deptford Movies Project. We had a chance to chat with the Deptford Movies owner! The core of the information is in a way too long commentary video, but it covers several previously unknown items, development challenges and solutions, the desire for new roads, and additional details on the Inspira Project.

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New Bar/Restaurant Coming to Hollydell Ice Arena in Washington Township

Remodeling is already under way at Sewell’s Hollydell Ice Arena, where they are adding a 3rd ice rink, and a second floor bar and restaurant!

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Seven Star Diner Reopens – Crowds are Already Back!

After 4-5 days of being closed for an electrical outage, the Seven Star Diner reopened earlier today (July 30).  Word of the reopening is spreading fast as the beloved eatery is already bustling, with all of the dining areas more…

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The Wegmans Supermarket Property in Washington Township Gloucester County (Video)

“We need a Wegmans” is a very common comment on all of my post. Were you aware that Wegmans owns 30 acres of land in Washington Township… for the last FIFTEEN YEARS!?

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Super Wawa Finally Coming to Deptford – Clements Bridge Road

A long rumored Super Wawa for Clements Bridge Road in Deptford finally surfaces, with a planning board meeting scheduled for August 8th

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Seven Star Diner Temporary Closure: Electricians and New Equipment On-site

An electrician’s truck and a NEW large piece of kitchen hardware are on site at the Seven Star Diner (Deptford NJ) this late Friday Evening. We are in the third day of closure due to an “electrical outage”, and despite a strong rumor mill… it really does seem like this is just a temporary electrical outage.

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Toys R Us Hires Firm to Advise on the Sale of Properties; Includes Deptford and Cherry Hill

The Toys R Us company officially closed all of it’s stores a month ago, and this week their property group signed a deal with Raider Hill Advisors to assist in the selling of 284 buildings, located in 46 states.  This includes the Deptford and Cherry Hill stores.

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Xfinity Turnersville in Front of Target. Opened December 2017

This one is only 7 months late!   Xfinity expanded its full retail store presence with a new location in Turnersville, in a new building located in front of the Target Store on the Black Horse Pike. It’s definitely not your old school Comcast store…

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Washington Township Looks to Demolish Watson Turkey Plant on Black Horse Pike

The long abandoned factory building tightly wedged into the highly traveled Black Horse Pike and Sicklerville Road intersection in Turnersville is targeted to come down, with the township taking control by requesting bids on the demolition of the building

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Royal Farms Targeting Black Horse Pike in Washington Township? Town Moves to Adjust Zoning

Washington Township is looking to update zoning along a segment of the Black Horse Pike, to allow Convenience/Gas stores. Indications are that they are planning on a Royal Farms. Read on for more insight

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Super Wawa for Connie Mac’s Pennsauken Approved

The Super Convenience Gas Store War continues, with Wawa looking to move into Pennsauken at Cooper River, at the site of well know bar/restaurant Connie Mac’s. CONNIE MAC’S IS STILL OPEN!! On July 3rd, the Pennsauken Planning Board approved the plan for the Super Wawa, as well as a minor subdivision approval to split an adjacent lot, making the Super Wawa property slightly larger than the Connie Mac’s property.

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Republic Bank Blackwood-Clementon Road Opens July 28 (Gloucester Township)

A new Republic Bank branch opens on Blackwood-Clementon Road on July 28th.  The location is at the site of a former Shell gas station, at a traffic light which also has the recently (surprisingly) closed Denny’s.  Across the street construction has started on  a new Royal Farms convenience and gas store.

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Winslow Royal Farms at Berlin-Crosskeys Road and Johnson Road Construction Starts Up

The continuing wave of Royal Farms stores construction continues, with construction equipment and lot markings appearing at the intersection of Berlin-Crosskeys Rd and Johnson Road, directly across from a long operating Wawa. 

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Deptford NJDOT Facility Next to BJ’s/Target Looks to Move to Haddonwood Property on 41

You probably didn’t realize NJDOT has a large maintenance yard next to BJ’s Wholesale Club in Deptford. Well they want to move to Rt 41 at the old Haddonwood property. Haddonwood has some interesting history with Walmart AND Shoprite!

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Royal Farms Blackwood-Clementon Road Construction Starts

The Royal Farms Convenience Store and Gas Station slated for Blackwood-Clementon Road in Gloucester Township is finally showing signs of construction… literally, a “Royal Farms Coming Soon” sign to coincide with the ongoing lot preparation.

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Dough Life Opens in Deptford Mall

Dough Life opened today at the Deptford Mall (center court). Everything about it looks like an ice cream shop… but it’s not!

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Brooklawn’s Metro Diner Officially Closed. Live Stream Video and Commentary (YouTube)

42Freeway visited the Brooklawn Metro Diner, hours after it closed for the last time. We tour the parking lot giving commentary on why Wawa wanted this location, the layyout… and even some memories.

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Brooklawn’s Metro Diner Closing Monday June 4

The Metro Diner is in its last days, with multiple employees stating Monday June 4th is the beloved diners last day. They expect to close early on Monday, with that time not yet determined.

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Mexican Mariachi Grill Rowan Glassboro Opens! Photos!

On Thursday the long-awaited Mexican Mariachi Grill opened on the now bustling Rowan Boulevard.  42 Freeway stopped in Friday for dinner and margaritas! Read on about our experience and lots of photos!

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Deptford Mall Sears Survives Today’s Latest Wave of Sears Store Closings, and Will REMAIN OPEN. Other New Jersey Store Impacts

The Deptford Mall Sears survives today’s latest wave of Sears Store closings, and will remain open

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Deptford’s Freeway Diner Finally Comes Down – Fast

Deptford’s Freeway Diner finally comes down Monday to make way for new stores.

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Bottlestop Liquor Opened in Gloucester City

A new liquor store called Bottlestop is opening up very soon in Gloucester City on Rt 130 North. The building is located next to Cheerleaders Bar, and was recently completely remodeled.  As you would expect, this a full beverage location offering Beer, Wine and Liquor.

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Dave and Buster’s Coming to Gloucester (Township) Premium Outlets?

In a recent tenant’s meeting, Gloucester Premium Outlets management told tenants that Dave and Buster’s has signed a lease to develop a new location in the land surrounding the Outlets, with a targeted opening of late 2019. It’s incredibly early in the process and things can change, but exciting news regardless.

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Favorites Off-Track Wagering and Sports Bar. Derby Bets Start Friday May 4th!

Kentucky Derby betting started today (Friday) at Favorites on Blackwood-Clementon Road in Gloucester Township. 42Freeway never got around to posting about them when they opened 4 years ago, so we give our readers a peek into the venue, and what to expect if you brave the crowds for the Derby.

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Fat Louie’s Sandwiches and Pizza opens in Deptford – Sam’s Club Center

Woodbury’s famous Fat Louie’s Sandwiches (and pizza, and more!) has opened their third location, this one in Deptford NJ just a few doors down from Sam’s Club.

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Deptford Movies Project to Appear at May Planning Board Meeting.

The Deptford Movies development team appears before the planning board next week asking for minor adjustments and final approval on their theater project, which was initially approved 4 years ago. Is this a strong indication that we’ll see the project start soon?

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Amanda’s Bar None Closes for New Ownership and Construction

Amanda’s Bar None in Gloucester Township (Blackwood) has closed. New ownership and updates are in the plans

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Pesce Ristorante Coming to Washington Township’s Mozzarella Grill Location

Pesce Ristorante coming to Sewell/Washington Township, in the long closed Mozzarella Grill location in the Acme Shopping Center. Township resident Connie Macini plans a late summer opening.

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Steve’s Grilled Cheese and Quesadilla Company opens in Stratford. Joins Glassboro and 4 others.

Steve’s Grilled Cheese and Quesadilla Company opened up last week on the White Horse Pike in Stratford NJ, in what was originally a Friendly’s restaurant. 

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Tesla Cherry Hill Sales Service Center Opens Next Week? Deptford Mall to get Superchargers (Pics, Video)

A Tesla combo story. The Deptford Mall is getting Tesla Superchargers, and the Cherry Hill Sales and Service center on Rt 70 is ready to open. Pics and video!

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Deptford Kirkland’s opens Wed April 11th. Area is Home Décor Headquarters

Kirkland’s Home Décor store at the Court of Deptford on Almonesson Road is in the final steps of loading in product, and is targeting an end of April opening, according to a company social media representative.

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Dollar General Coming to Wenonah’s Beloved Bernie’s Market Location

Wenonah/Deptford’s long beloved Bernie’s Food Market will see new shoppers again, as Dollar General has plans to remodel and expand the store building.

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Republic Bank Proposed for Deptford Mall. Corner Closest to Bonefish

Republic Bank representatives appeared before the Deptford Planning Board meeting on April 4, 2018 to present their plans for a new bank location in the parking lot of the popular Deptford Mall.

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Mind Blown! Amato Brothers Deli and BAR Opens in Oaklyn NJ. Photos!

Amato Brothers Deli and BAR opened yesterday in Oaklyn New Jersey, on the White Horse Pike. My mind is blown on this one, as I had no clue it was coming until they posted their “first day soft opening” post, and a friend sent to me

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Mexican Mariachi Grill and Bar Opens Soon at Rowan Glassboro!

Exciting things continue to happen at Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard, as a second full-bar restaurant is close to opening. Mexican Mariachi Grill!

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Liberty Virtual Reality Arcade Opens at Rowan Glassboro

Liberty Virtual Reality Game Arcade has opened on Rowan Boulevard in Glassboro! Immerse yourself in amazing 3D virtual worlds. A lot of fun for kids, families and Adults. Located close to Chickie and Pete’s

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Carmen’s Bellmawr: Trying Their Cheesesteak for National Cheesesteak Day (Video)

It’s National Cheesesteak Day Today, and 42 Freeway takes a visit to what many believe is one of the best cheesesteak places in the state of New Jersey. While this post may be too late to catch them on this Cheesesteak Holiday, they are open everyday. See article for Video to see what everyone is talking about!

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Top Golf Mt Laurel Construction Update. MASSIVE! Springtime is Golf time! (Photos)

Top Golf, a massive and exciting golf based entertainment facility is rising from the fields in Mt Laurel, next to Costco. Consider it a Dave and Busters for golfing! Yes its out of our core area, but cool enough that you’ll want to check it out when it opens in late Fall 2018. Info and photos in the article!

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Geets Diner Williamstown First Look! Open for Limited Hours Ahead of Grand Opening (Pics!)

The long beloved Geets Diner in Williamstown NJ has reopened for limited hours this week, ahead of their Saturday March 24th Official Grand Opening!

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Ricci’s Hoagies (Glassboro Rowan) : Philadelphia Magazine 2017 Best Hoagie Winner

“Hoagie of the year!” says Philadelphia Magazine, about one of South Philly Ricci’s Hoagies. And now you can get one close to home at the new Rowan Boulevard Glassboro location.

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Cookie Munchers: Rowan Glassboro (Video!). It’s Spring Break Week at 42Freeway

Cookie Munchers is a new and unique cookie bakery on Rowan Boulevard (Glassboro), and Brandon and Cassie have an awesome story of early success based on inguinuity and hard work! Check out the YouTube interview in the article, its an awesome story!

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The Mile Bar coming to Runnemede NJ at Antonietta’s location. Running Company Stores Owner Gives it a Run

It’s fitting that a guy who is a runner, then found success owning running themed retail stores, would open a bar called “The Mile” in RUNnemede, NJ.

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Cross Keys Brewing Co. Opens in Williamstown NJ. Photos and Video!

Williamstown New Jersey welcomes a second brew pub opening, with Cross Keys Brewing Company opening on North Main Street. The location sits back off the road a little, behind what was a large farmhouse.

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13th Child Brewery Opens in Williamstown NJ : Photos and Live Video

The first of two new breweries opened in WIlliamstown. 13th Child Brewery opened on S. Main St last week. Article has pics and Live Video

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New Deck Bar Preview! Golden Nugget Tavern Berlin NJ (Video/Photos)!

Famous for their wings and Country Music, the Golden Nugget Tavern in Berlin New Jersey is finishing up an exciting new outdoor deck and bar to be ready for the warm weather of 2018. Cilck article for details, Video and photos!

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Deptford Ashley Homestore Outlet Opened

A new Ashley Homestore Furniture Outlet opened on Friday, March 2nd, 2017… in Deptford New Jersey. The store sits between the Burlington Factory Store, and the Launch Trampoline Park. This one snuck up on us, as it was supposed to be a different furniture store!

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Inspira Hospital Mullica Hill Taking Shape: Photo

Development of the new Inspira Hospital in Mullica Hill is moving fast, just 9 months after the ground breaking ceremony.

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Royal Farms Gloucester City NJ is Open. Photos and Video Commentary

The third Royal Farms convenience store has opened in South Jersey, in Gloucester City. Short post includes a few photos from in the store, and Mark gives some video commentary on Royal Farms in South Jersey.

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Super Wawa Sewell at Clancys has Significant Progress

A new Super Wawa is finally showing significant progress in Sewell/Mantua on Woodbury Glassboro Road at the former location of Clancy’s Bar and Restaurant.

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Bellmawr Royal Farms Opened January 22, 2018. Facebook Live Video

The area’s second Royal Farms convenience store opened on Monday January 22nd, in Bellmawr New Jersey. Click into the article to view Mark’s Facebook live video from the new store. (May require a Facebook account)

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Glendora Holiday Inn Express proposed for Black Horse Motel Property

A four story Holiday Inn Exrpress and Suites is proposed for the Glendora section of Gloucester Township, at the intersection of Black Horse Pike and Lower Landing Road. This is the site of the former Black Horse Motel, with its locally famous neon sign and rumored “Eddie and the Cruisers” connection.

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Deptford: Kirkland’s in, Dressbarn out. Same Store location?

Home décor retailer Kirkland’s is coming to Deptford. The Dress Barn in Deptford on Almonesson is closing. Will Kirkland’s move into the Dress Barn’s store location?

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European Wax Center coming to Deptford. Joins Sicklerville and other area locations

The Court at Deptford on Almonesson Road has another new signing, with The European Wax Center moving in to a store between Hobby Lobby and Catherine’s, and close to Pier One.

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Turnersville NJ: Kids First Swim School coming to Walmart Shopping Center

Turnersville NJ will also be the location of a new Kids First Swim School, to be opened across the lot from the Turnersville Walmart. Yesterday we reported on a location coming to Deptford NJ.

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Kids First Swim School coming to Deptford, NJ between Launch and Chuck E Cheese

The amazing turnaround continues at the Court of Deptford on Almonesson Road, where Kids First Swim Schools will be opening a new location. This is the center featuring Hobby Lobby, Red Lobster, Olive Garden, Burlington and more!

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Stratford NJ: Royal Farms, Dollar General and more coming to Bradlees Center White Horse Pike

The mostly forgotten large Bradlee’s shopping center on the White Horse Pike in Stratford has been sold, and up first is a Royal Farms, a Dollar General, and much bigger plans for the remainder of the 22 acre property.

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Walmart Deptford and their NY Giants Fascination

The Deptford Walmart, while 5 miles away from the Philadelphia Eagles stadium, features an extensive assortment of New York Giants holiday product. Yesterday I FB live streamed about it and got some interesting comments. Today, I offer additional written commentary.

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Chick-Fil-A Planned for Barrington NJ’s White Horse Pike. Chicken Challengers!

Chick-Fil-A is targeting a new store location on the White Horse Pike in Barrington NJ, based on comments in the town’s newsletters and council meetings. The area target is becoming a core commercial sector for the town, in the area of the new Super Wawa and Wild Wings Cafe

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Five Below Confirmed for Audubon Crossing. Spring 2018 opening.

The Audubon Crossings shopping center, home to Walmart and other stores, will be adding a Five Below discount Kid’s store, with plans to be open in the Spring of 2018. They are also preparing a new corporate office location on Market St Philadelphia, for 350 corporate employees!

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Deptford NJ Friendly’s on Rt 45 Demolished, New CVS Pharmacy coming

The Friendly’s Restaurant on Route 45 (Deptford/Mantua) was torn down recently to make way for a new CVS pharmacy, which will be relocating from across the street.

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Edge Fitness Deptford Opened this weekend. Photos and Video Walkthrough

Edge Fitness Deptford opened this weekend, and is the second in the area with Washington Township opened in October. The Deptford location is a large facility offering an impressive amount of features, at a budget price. Definitely worth checking out!

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Salsa Fresca BYOB Mexican is open in Washington Township

Salsa Fresca Mexican BYOB is open on Egg Harbor Road. Walk just 50 feet to Salina liquors for your favorite beverage, and then head into Salsa Fresca! Read on for details and photos!

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Ulta Beauty Turnersville is Open! Giveaways this weekend

The Ulta Beauty store in Turnersville NJ opened up today (Friday November 17th), and during the weekend they are featuring giveaways and other promotional items!

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McDonald’s 5-Points Washington Township Reopens with New Modern Look

The Sewell 5-Points McDonald’s reopened after a weeks long complete remodel. More modern looking inside and out, they also offer touch screen ordering and payment as an option! Photo gallery in the article!

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Deptford Freeway Diner property update; Starbucks and AT&T Wireless

The Freeway Diner property development presented to the Deptford Planning Board. The plans call for a new full Starbucks store, and an AT&T Wireless store!

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MamaBuntz Donut Company opens in Washington Township. (Video too!)

The MamaBuntz Donut Shop has opened in Washington Township, very close to the Kennedy (Jefferson) Hospital. The unique twist is how they are focusing on the unique toppings!

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Royal Farms Magnolia NJ has opened. A Facebook live video walkthrough

South Jersey’s first Royal Farms has opened in Magnolia NJ, on the White Horse Pike. Click into the article to see my Facebook Live quick store walkthrough! Be sure to go and like our page!

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Deptford Raymour and Flanigan Outlet plans for Opening Wednesday Oct 25, 2017

The new Raymour & Flanigan Outlet store in Deptford NJ opens for business on Wednesday October 25, 2017, based on a sign seen hanging in the store front window a few days ago.

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Royal Farms Magnolia Opens November 2nd. South Jersey’s First

The long awaited first South Jersey Royal Farms store opens on November 2nd, based on signage displayed at the location. Read on for more details of the store and a link to a very detailed overview of what to expect from Royal Farms

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McDonald’s at Washington Township 5-Points Closed for Major Remodeling

The McDonald’s Restaurant located just off the “5-Points” intersection in Washington Township (Sewell) is closed for a major remodeling.

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Audubon’s Evolve Fitness, Marshalls and Ross are all open

The Audubon Crossing Shopping Center on the Black Horse Pike has opened up 3 new large tenants over the last 6 weeks or so; Ross, Marshalls and Evolve Fitness.

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Heritage’s Dairy New Larger Format West Deptford Store Opened (Photos)

Locally owned Heritage’s Dairy Stores has opened up a new larger format store in West Deptford! Read more about the store and check out our photos from Opening Night!

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Planet Fitness Coming to Cross Keys Road

The well known fitness chain, Planet Fitness… is moving into Cross Keys Road, at the site of the closed Michael’s Craft Store in Sicklerville, closer to Berlin.

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A Taste Of Philly Ice Cream West Deptford : Grand Opening Weekend

They started out as a Woodbury pretzel baker, but the second incarnation has them in West Deptford NJ focusing on Ice Cream and Coffee. The Grand Opening is this weekend (Sept 8)

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Hibbett Sports Store coming to Turnersville

Hibbet Sports is a sports and sneaker retailer, and they are moving into Crosskeys Commons, which most know as the Turnersville Walmart Shopping center. 

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A Second Gloucester Township LIDL Supermarket to be located on Blackwood-Clementon Rd?

Gloucester Township Mayor, David Mayer, recently mentioned in a Courier Post article that German Supermarket chain LIDL is interested in a second location in town, at the Commerce Plaza II on Blackwood-Clementon Road, in the same center as Cherrywood Liquores and across from the Shoprite.

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Rainy Saturday in Camden: Donkey’s Cheesesteaks and Cooper River Distillers (Photos)

A cheesesteak on a round poppy seed roll? The nationally famous Donkey’s Place is open the first Saturday of each month. And while you are there, drive a little further to visit Cooper River Distillers for some locally made rum and whiskey.

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Cinder Bar and Restaurant coming to CROSS KEYS ROAD, Williamstown near IHOP

Another new Bar / Restaraunt is planned for Cross Keys Road! Cinder Bar will be developing their second location in Williamstown, near the IHOP which is close to the Black Horse Pike

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Berlin Royal Farms Approved in June for Cross Keys Road and White Horse Pike

In June the Berlin NJ Planning Board approved a Royal Farms Convenience and Gas Store to be located at the intersection of Cross Keys Road and White Horse Pike.  The location is currently an empty lot at the busy intersection, which shares the intersection with CVS and King of Pizza.

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Washington Township Proposed Royal Farms Store Next to Verchios Still Facing Hurdles

In the fall of 2016, Royal Farms convenience and gas stations approached Washington Township officials regarding approvals for a new store to be located near the intersection of Hurfville-Cross Keys and Fries Mill Roads. Some hurdles have appeared for this location, mainly concern for nearby township ground water wells.

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Ulta Beauty coming to Washington Township’s Walmart Shopping Center

From the readers of 42 Freeway who noticed the “Coming Soon” sign on Tuckahoe Road, Ulta Beauty is opening a new location in Turnersville Washington Township, within the large shopping center which also is home to Walmart.

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Royal Farms Coming to Cross Keys Rd at Johnson Rd (Winslow). Across from Wawa

Recently Winslow Township gave full approval for a new Royal Farms Convenience and Gas store, to be located at the corner of Cross Keys Rd and Johnson Road, which will sit on the corner of what is now a large farm, across from an existing Wawa and somewhat close to the Tilted Kilt and Friendly’s shopping center.

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TWO more Furniture stores for Deptford: Value City and Raymour Flanigan Outlet

Two new discount furniture stores are coming to the Deptford retail power center district;  Value City Furniture is moving in next to Burlington Store on Almonesson, and Raymour and Flanigan is opening a SECOND Deptford location as an outlet… taking over the closed HH Gregg location over in the Sam’s Club shopping center.

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Aldi Supermarket planned for Cross Keys Rd. Potential FOUR Supermarkets at Intersection

Aldi Supermarkets have approval from the Winslow Township Zoning Board for a new Supermarket on Berlin-Cross Keys Road, behind the Panera Bread and Wendy’s

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Royal Farms Progress Photos: Gloucester City, Bellmawr, Magnolia 08/12/2017

A quick look at the progress of the three originally planned South Jersey Royal Farms convenience stores. Photos taken on 08/12/2017

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Famous Carmen’s Hoagies opens second location at Del Buono’s.

The famous Carmen’s Hoagies are now teamed up with the famous Del Buono’s bakery, with a new Carmen’s Deli II located within the Haddon Heights Bakery. Pics in the article

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Deptford’s Filomena’s Opens Outdoor Patio Bar

Deptford’s Filomena’s Lakeview Restaurant continues to find ways to make a good thing better, by opening a beautiful outdoor patio and bar. Pics in the article.

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Deptford 100+ Acres Sold. Previously approved for mix use. Ohio buyer owns a sports center.

A 100+ acre property in Deptford New Jersey was sold to an Ohio investor. The property was previously approved for mixed-use development, and the new buyer has experience with a large indoor sporting venue.

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It’s OPEN! The Blackwood Dunkin Donuts

The long awaited Dunkin Donuts on the Black Horse Pike (next to the Outlets and in the same shopping center as Sam’s Bar) has finally opened! Images are in the article

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Pet Valu coming to Deptford on Almonesson Rd

Pet Valu is moving into the Court of Deptford II on Almonesson Road, in the same center as Bob’s Discount Furniture, Old Navy, and Barnes and Noble.

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Caliber Collision moving in to Diamond Furniture Building Turnersville

The Diamond Furniture store on Route 42 in Turnersville is slated to become a Caliber Collision location.

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Bruster’s in Woodbury Heights (Rt 45) demolished for Starbucks

The Woodbury Heights building which housed the Bruster’s Ice Cream and Nathan’s Hot Dog eatery was only about 6 years old, but this week it was demolished to make way for a new Starbucks.

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Deptford’s Friendly’s on Rt 41 Marketed for Redevelopment. Area is primed for more changes

The Friendly’s Restaurant property on Rt 41 in Deptford is still open and service customers, but it is actively being marketed for Redevelopment.

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Deptford Courtyard Hotel Photo Tour! Opens Thurs July 13th.

Deptford’s new Marriott Courtyard Business Hotel opens for their first guests this Thursday, July 13th. 42Freeway was given a preview tour, and inside the article we have a photo gallery to share with our readers.

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Westmont Plaza to get Target Express small format store?

The website for Westmont Plaza in Haddon Township is showing a 48,000 sq ft Target Store in it’s site plan. Last fall Target announced they would be “targeting” the development of smaller stores for urban and college areas.

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I just bought Fireworks at the Deptford Target

I just bought two large packs of fireworks at the Deptford Target! Read on to see what is available right now in some New Jersey stores!

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It’s a fancy Taco Bell: Cross Keys Rd Gloucester Township

In what has become one of my most asked about happenings, yes… it is a Taco Bell being constructed in front of the Acme on Crosskeys Road in Gloucester Township

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Freeway Golf Course Sold in January

In January of 2017, the previously closed Freeway Golf Course in the Sicklerville section of Gloucester Township, was sold to an area property investment company.

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Deptford Courtyard Hotel opens in July. Will include bar lounge

Marriot is report that the new Deptford Courtyard Hotel on Route 41 at the Route 42 entrance is scheduled to open in July. It will feature a lounge/bar area within the hotel..

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Indian Vegetarian Restaurant Dinner Bell opened in Glendora

Dinner Bell, a new Indian Restaurant, has opened this spring in the Glendora section of Gloucester Township.  The new restaurant is located on the Black Horse Pike, directly behind a Dunkin Donuts.

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Mexican Restaurant coming to Washington Township’s Egg Harbor “Italian Eatery” Road?

The closed Casa Vecchia eatery on Egg Harbor Road in Washington Township is starting to see new life, as construction can be seen taking place inside the former Italian eatery… and unofficially I am hearing it could become a Mexican eatery.

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Cherry Blow Dry Bar Open in Deptford NJ

Cherry Blow Dry Bar has opened in Deptford, joining the reborn shopping center which has seen the addition of Hobby Lobby, Burlington. They offer glam styling services at affordable prices, and is part of a rapidly growing new franchise.

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Deptford’s Launch Trampoline Park: A photo visit

42Freeway takes a tour of the recently opened Launch Trampoline park in Deptford NJ! Click the article link to see photos!

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Wild Wing Cafe Barrington Preview! Opens June 2nd. Hiring Now!

42Freeway gets a preview tour of the new Wild Wing Cafe in Barrington, which is scheduled to open on June 2nd. They are hiring for all positions!

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Audubon’s new Marshalls and Ross stores under construction

Audubon Crossings Shopping Center is currently building Marshalls and Ross stores, joining Walmart, Monster Pets, and others!

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Deptford’s Anytime Fitness Sneak Peak! Opens this week (May second week)

Anytime Fitness 24 hour gym is opening in Deptford this week, and is located in front of the Home Depot on Hurffville Road. Full article has first look preview photos!

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Two Sweet Boutique opened in Deptford on Hurffville Road

Two Sweet Boutique has opened in Deptford on Hurffville Road, and is owned by a local Washington Township family who live very close by. Delicious chocolates, candies, cakes and more! Many photos in the article!

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42Freeway video tour of Royal Farms Convenience Store

Video review of Royal Farms convenience stores, which are being developed in several South Jersey communities. They are similar to Super Wawas… but are they really? Youtube link in article.

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Hollister Deptford Mall Reopens May 19, 2017

According to their Instagram feed, the Deptford Mall Hollister store reopens after a full remodeling, on May 19, 2017. 

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Royal Farms planned for Blackwood-Clementon Road (Superfresh)

Plans are in the works for building a Royal Farms Super convenience/gas station along Blackwood-Clementon Road in Gloucester Township. The address (1409) puts the location right in the Commerce Square shopping center which was the location for the Superfresh Supermarket… which was recently torn down.

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Amalfi Pizzeria Ristortante – Egg Harbor Road Washington Township

Amalfi Pizzera and Ristoranti opened several weeks ago in Washington Township on Egg Harbor Road, close to 5 points. 42Freeway stopped in, and again, and finally write a post about this new eatery which is already seeing amazing popularity.

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Kadar Orthodontics New Office – Egg Harbor Road

Kadar Orthodontics, which has been doing business in Washington Township for years, has started construction on a new “green” office on Egg Harbor Road, next to the Acme supermarket.

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Deptford to get Edge Fitness (Video!)

The old Deptford Pathmark is about to see new life, as Edge Fitness recently signed a lease on 36,000 square feet of the building, and has started construction. Click the article to see their announcement video and a few other possibly interesting items!

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Turnersville Target lot to get Mattress Warehouse and more

The former Bob Evans location in front of the Target Store on Black Horse Pike Turnersville will be multiple stores, and the first one is Mattress Warehouse.

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The Edge Fitness coming to Washington Twp’s Sports Authority Building

The Edge Fitness Club is taking over the recently closed Sports Authority location in Washington Twp.

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Republic Bank coming to Cross Keys Rd Winslow…

[ad_1] Republic Bank coming to Cross Keys Rd Winslow The location is next to the locally famous “Creanies” Ice Cream place, and is the last parcel developed as part of the CarMax property. The Republic Banks are beautiful almost all…

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Bellmawr’s Revolutionary Era home which sits in the path of the 295/42 road proj…

[ad_1] Bellmawr’s Revolutionary Era home which sits in the path of the 295/42 road project, has been demolished according to South Jersey Observer. This is surprising news to many considering the numerous efforts to save the house, including a lawsuit…

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Appliance retailer HHGregg closing stores in South Jersey

[ad_1] NJ 101.5 reports that HH Greg is closing South Jersey stores, including Deptford Appliance retailer HHGregg closing stores in South Jersey Source

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Blackwood Dunkin Donuts on Black Horse Pike Close(r) to Opening?…

[ad_1] Blackwood Dunkin Donuts on Black Horse Pike Close(r) to Opening? The small shopping center at Black Horse Pike and Davistown Rd, more widely recognized as “Sam’s Bar” center has been in a the remodeling mode for a long time.…

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New bar on Blackwood-Clementon Road! Don Tequila!…

[ad_1] New bar on Blackwood-Clementon Road! Don Tequila! In the Save-A-Lot center across from the KFC, it’s technically Lindenwold but in the same continuing strips of stores on Blackwood-Clementon road. Previously it was Bamboo Bernies, and my last visit years…

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K-Mart Blackwood Closing Sale. Super Bowl Sunday is the day to go. …

[ad_1] K-Mart Blackwood Closing Sale. Super Bowl Sunday is the day to go. The challenge with closing sales is timing… going on a day where the discounts are deep but there is still enough merchandise to choose from. I just…

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Verizon Store coming to Washington Twp’s “The Dump” lot. …

[ad_1] Verizon Store coming to Washington Twp’s “The Dump” lot. One of the most asked questions in my email and Facebook page, we found the answer in Township meeting minutes. The new Verizon store will be in the same location…

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Pita’s & Greens opened before the holidays at Deptford Mall food court…

[ad_1] Pita’s & Greens opened before the holidays at Deptford Mall food court The new eatery replaces the recently closed A&W store. They feature salads, pitas, gyros and more! [ad_2] Source

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Rowan Glassboro Chickie and Pete’s OPENS

The long awaited Rowan University Chickie and Petes opened on Monday January 23rd, and 42 Freeway was there!

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Deptford Autozone Open, Anytime Fitness coming (Home Depot Shopping Center)

The Home Depot center on Route 41 in Deptford has a new neighbor as Autozone opened this week, and another store is scheduled to open in March 2017.

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Wild Wing Cafe coming to Barrington NJ

Groundbreaking has taken place for Wild Wing Cafe in Barrington NJ, an exciting restaurant concept that features delicious food, alchohol and live entertainment. Read the article for details.

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IHOP Restaurant Proposed for Deptford’s Lowe’s Center

The Deptford Planning Board meeting for September included a presentation by the Burlington Operating Group to build a new IHOP restaurant in Deptford. 

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Autozone moving into Deptford’s FootAction building at Home Depot 

Remodeling has started on a new AutoZone store to be located on Hurffville Rd in Deptford, in the large building which sits in front of Home Depot and previously housed shoe/sneaker stores.

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Quality “Gloucester” Inn demolition started ahead of Royal Farms construction

Demolition has started on 2 of the 4 buildings which make up the Quality Inn Hotel complex on Rt 130 in Gloucester City, to make room for a new Royal Farms convenience store.

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Deptford Starbucks at Freeway Diner Property Confirmed

The long rumored Starbucks full store at the site of Deptford’s closed Freeway diner has been confirmed as a signed deal by regional retail broker Equity Retail Brokers

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Deptford New Hotel Construction Started on Route 41

Construction has started on one of the two new hotels planned for Deptford, to be located on Rt 41 across from the Staples and AT&T Store, and at the entrance to 42 Freeway South.

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Applebee’s coming to Gloucester Premium Outlets

The August 9th Planning Board Meeting at Gloucester Township included a discussion on adding an Applebee’s to the Gloucester Premium Outlet shopping center, which would be the shopping destinations first restaurant offering alcohol.

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Deptford Filomena’s New Bar – First Look. An Amazing Transformation!

Deptford’s popular Filomena’s Lakeview Restaurant has found a dramatic way to improve itself, with the opening of its enlarged and remodeled bar and seating area. Its worth a visit.

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Lidl Supermarket Proposed for Washington Township

A big thanks goes out to the readers of 42Freeway, who via comments on our Facebook page’s visitor posts figured out that the German supermarket chain LIDL is looking to build a new store on Route 42 in Washington Township.

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Sports Authority Closing Sale – Washington Township

The Sports Authority chain is closing, and we stopped in at the Washington Township store to check out their Going Out Of Business sale.

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Bellmawr Landfill has liquor license from The Pennant

Back in November 2015, the Bellmawr Landfill redevelopers took ownership of the Pennant Rock Club’s liquor license. This means two things…

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Launch Trampoline Park coming to Deptford

A trampoline park is coming to Deptford, to be located in a newly popular shopping center in the heart of Deptford’s Shopping District. Read the article for location!

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German discount Supermarket LIDL, targets Gloucester Township’s Nike Missile Base for US entry.

LIDL is a German discount supermarket chain who is targeting Gloucester Township as one of its first locations for its entry into the US markets. Read the full article for location and additional details.

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Inspira HealthPark coming to Deptford? Inspira buys 30 acres next to long delayed Movie project.

Inspira Deptford Healthpark buys 30 acres of land in Deptford across from the old Pathmark. No details on plans yet, but it does make you wonder if Inspira is looking to establish a large medical presence in Deptford. This is located adjacent to the long delayed Deptford Movies project.

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New Friendly’s at Gloucester Premium Outlets

In early February, the Gloucester Premium Outlets welcomed a new store; a Friendly’s restaurant and ice cream shop. The new Friendly’s is located in the 300 building in a spot directly next to a small outdoor children’s play area, and Toys-R-Us is just a few stores down!

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1000 Degrees Pizza – Deptford Mall

Back in early January a new eatery opened up in the Deptford Mall, 1000 Degrees Pizza!

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Garage Clothing Store coming to Deptford Mall 

“Garage” is a teen female oriented clothing store, and they are coming to the Deptford Mall.

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Deptford’s Old Country Buffet Closes.  74 stores shuttered nationally. 

The Deptford Old Country Buffet restaurant, located in the Home Depot shopping center along Rt 41, closed abruptly this month.

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Hobby Lobby Deptford crafting towards March 7 Opening

The Hobby Lobby website indicates that the new Deptford store opens on March 7th. The new store is located on Almonesson Rd, in the Shopping Center that recently saw the opening of a new Burlington Store, and is also home to long standing popular spots; Olive Garden, Red Lobster and Chuck E Cheese.

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PDQ Chicken Opens on Cross Keys Road in Sicklerville, NJ

PDQ, a new casual chicken restaurant chain has made its way to the Philadelphia area, setting up on the Winslow side of Cross-Keys Road at the front of the large Carmax complex.

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Hobby Lobby Sicklerville Opens Monday Oct 5. Preview Photos Here!

Hobby Lobby Sicklerville/Cross Keys opens Monday Oct 5th at 9am! 42Freeway was in the store on Saturday before the official opening and grabbed some pics. Read on for thoughts on the store and a few photos

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Tilted Kilt Sicklerville Preview Photos! Opens Monday Oct 5!

Gloucester Township continues its own streak of big openings, with the long awaited Tilted Kilt restaurant opening on Monday, October 5th at 11am. 42 Freeway was there for the VIP preview party on Saturday, and we have the exclusive preview photos of the beautiful restaurant and servers!

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Audi of Turnersville constructing a new Dealership

A new car dealership has started taking shape on Route 42 in Turnersville, located between the Target store and Holman Ford.

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Williamstown Applebee’s opened on August 17th

Williamstown Applebee’s opened on August 17th

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Hobby Lobby Sicklerville crafts an October 2nd opening

The Hobby Lobby website states the Gloucester Township Sicklerville store opens October 2nd, which is less than a month away! The are hiring now, and the store pays well for retail. Read on!

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Deptford Movies Delay: A Hospital wanted our property

The Deptford Movie theater project on Clements Bridge Road has been stalled for almost two years.. now they say a hospital wanted the property.

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Bellmawr Aldi Opens Sept 14th

Bellmawr will soon be back in the Supermarket business again, with the opening of the new Aldi store set for less than one month away, on September 14th, 2015! They’ve put up a billboard on a major highway to make the announcement.

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Bellmawr’s Italia Pizza Reopens! New Management from another famous Pizza Spot!

Bellmawr’s Italia Pizza reopened last week with a completely new management team, and they come with pizza making credentials more than worthy of Bellmawr’s beautiful Italia Pizzeria. Brothers Joe and Charlie from Vito’s Pizza in Cherry Hill have reopened Bellmawr’s Italia Pizza, after Italia closed abruptly a few months back.

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Gloucester Premium Outlets open Thursday! Celebrity, Bands and Fireworks

Absolutely the biggest 42Freeway story of the year is the new Gloucester Premium Outlets, in the Blackwood section of Gloucester Township. It’s also the most impactful as the opening of this shopping center changes everything! Read on for information regarding the grand opening events, and other random thoughts

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Brooklawn Shopping Center New Major Tenants

The Brooklawn Shopping Center surprises everyone with the start of construction that will completely transform the shopping center! They are adding a diverse mix of new tenants, including national retailer Petco, a thrift store, and a dialysis center.

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Bellmawr Super Wawa is Open! 10 pics. Interesting Changes

The new Bellmawr Super Wawa opened today! We stopped in and grabbed 10 photos. A few interesting changes in place to improve human traffic flow, including a tobacco checkout!

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Plaza Azteca Sicklerville Exclusive Preview Photos – Opens Monday June 22nd

While the new Plaza Azteca Restaurant opens on June 22nd… 42Freeway was excited to have been invited to a friends and family preview dinner! Here is an exclusive look inside the eagerly awaited restaurant!

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Bellmawr Closures: Walgreens

While the long awaited Super Wawa opens this week, and Bellmawr won the Aldi lottery which they hope to see opened this year, we learned this week that beloved Italia’s Pizzeria closed and the Walgreen’s closes next month

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Mt Ephraim’s The Spread Tavern completely new rebuild!

The old local bar The Spread Eagle Inn is gone… and in its place a completely new bar “The Spread” is taking its place.

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Trio Tavern Williamstown Outside Bar Opening Party Saturday June 13

It’s been a long road back from a devasting fire, but on June 13th The Trio Tavern celebrated one of its final steps in its rebirth…. They officially reopened the outside bar.

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Bye Bye Ballys Deptford?  New Development Proposed. 

It was one of the first large full health clubs in the area but the last few years it has sat quietly deserted, almost forgotten… on a very busy core retail road. And if recent proposed plans come together, the 2 acre property will come to life again… but not the building.

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Bellmawr Super Wawa opens June 19

Wawa made it easy by posting the Grand Opening date on their website… June 19th. Store opens at 8:00am and Ribbon Cutting is 10:00am

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First Look Inside: Brooklawn Diner. 12 interior photos!

Today was the Grand Opening of the Brooklawn Diner, and 42 Freeway was there within the first hour. Read on for our overview of the amazing changes, and click through the gallery of 12 interior photos!

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Tilted Kilt Construction Update – Early June

After what appeared to be a slow start through last winter, construction on the Tilted Kilt Sicklerville has really ramped up. Click article link for more pics.

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Brooklawn Diner Opens Wednesday June 10th 7am

After more than a year of remodeling, which seems have been more about building a whole new diner… The beloved, and now beautiful again Brooklawn Diner opens on Wednesday June 10, 2015 at 7am!

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Plaza Azteca Sicklerville Opens June 22nd!   42Freeway exclusive

The long awaited Plaza Azteca on Cross Keys Road at the Shops at Cross Keys opens on June 22nd!

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Freeway Diner Closing after Memorial Weekend. Starbucks coming

The Freeway Diner in Deptford NJ is closing after 37 years of business, and planned for the location is a small strip mall to include a Starbucks and a rumored Pep Boys facility.

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Village Pub Washington Twp Early May Opening

The Village Pub is taking over the hot spot previously known as Lazy Lanigan’s and they are targeting an early May opening. Bar Week at 42Freeway.com

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Bar Week: King Street Pub – Gloucester City’s Synagogue

A Jewish synagogue in Gloucester City… that for several years has been a local pub and recently reopened after an interior remodel? Welcome to the King Street Pub.

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Bar Week: Tilted Kilt Gloucester Township

A new bar/restaurant is being developed on Cross-Keys road, the Tilted Kilt. Its a sports bar in the Hooter’s category, with their own twist on server uniforms. More information and photos at 42Freeway.com

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Two Hotels Proposed for Deptford -Rt 41 Hotel Corridor

Two more hotels were proposed for Deptford along Rt 41 near the mall at the entrance to the 42 Freeway, possibly turning Hurffville Rd into a regional Hotel corridor.

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ALDI coming to Bellmawr and Woodbury!!!

Breaking News! Today (March 27) Aldi completed the purchase of the Bottom Dollar Food locations…. and they’ve announced that 30 Bottom Dollar Stores are being converted over to ALDI .. and BELLMAWR, Woodbury, Glassboro and more made the cut!!

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Play It Again Sports coming to Deptford

Used and new sporting goods retailer Play It Again Sports is moving into the Plaza at Deptford (best known as where the Pathmark Supermarket was located).  The new PIAS store is moving into a space that previously house a Fashion…

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CarMax Crosskeys moving towards Spring/April Opening

The new CarMax location on CrossKeys Rd in Sicklerville/Winslow Twp is moving towards a spring opening, with online references pointing to April.

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Open!  Burlington’s New Deptford Store in soft opening mode

While the official date is March 2oth, I just bought a nice 5 pack of work “dress” socks at the brand new Burlington Store in Deptford, New Jersey… and you can walk in there too! Full article has more photos!

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Gloucester Premium Outlets Construction Video 03/15/2015

Click on for a very short and shaky video of the construction progress at the upcoming Gloucester Premium Outlets, taken roadside on a cloudy Sunday.

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Nemours duPont Pediatric Deptford Design Plans

42Freeway.com gives a quick and exclusive look at the the upcoming 63,000 square foot pediatric medical facility coming to Deptford Twp.

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Sewell’s Children of America Grand Opening Event March 28

A completely new and large day care center is ready to open its doors, and they are holding an open house on March 28th. Children of America is a large chain of educational child care faculties, and its new location has been built from the ground up on Barnsboro Rd in the Sewell area of Washington Township.

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Sewell’s Lazy Lanigan’s to become Village Pub (NJ.com)

South Jersey Times is reporting today that Lazy Lanigan’s in Sewell/ Washington Township will become a new location for Swedesboro’s Village Pub.

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New Deptford Delsea Drive Dunkin Donuts

Construction has started on a new Dunkin Donuts on Rt 47 (Delsea Drive), down by the North-Bound entrance to 295. The location is a long closed bank, which on the other side of it has the entrance to the Inverness Apartments.

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Burlington Store Deptford Opens March 20th

The new Burlington Store in Deptford has its official opening on March 20th, 2015!

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Hobby Lobby Deptford CONFIRMED!

The surprises continue to roll in for the Almonesson Rd area of Deptford, with the signing of Hobby Lobby coming to join the new Burlington Coat Factory at the Court at Deptford!

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Williamstown getting an Applebee’s

The Applebee’s empire in New Jersey grows with the start of construction of a new restaurant in Williamstown. Ground was broken just last week in the Walmart parking lot, in the corner closest to the intersection of Black Horse Pike and…

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Blackwood getting a new Dunkin Donuts near Sam’s Bar

Noticed the sign this weekend, although I had been told previously it was coming. It will be located in the older shopping center where Sam’s Bar is on the Black Horse Pike, and I can only assume it will be…

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Gloucester Premium Outlets First Stores

Just doing some mindless web searching, and I found evidence of the first 3 stores for the Gloucester Premium Outlets. Two of them are hiring for Store Managers!

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New Bar! AJ Millers to put Crafthouse Williamstown up on “racks”

A new bar is opening in Williamstown! AJ Millers is taking over the Craft House location which closed abruptly after only 6 months of operation, and it seems the new owners are connected with Rack’s in Atco NJ!

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Bob’s Discount Furniture Opens Thurs Feb 12

Bob’s Discount Furniture Opens Thurs Feb 12, filling out the Barnes And Noble shopping center in Deptford NJ, and joins the recently opened HomeGoods store. Additional details can be found at an previous 42Freeway post.

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Deptford: Bob’s Opens Feb 12th plus Burlington Factory Career Fairs

More big things happening in Deptford along Almonesson Rd, as Bob’s Discount Furniture readies itself for a February opening and is hiring, while the Burlington Store is having January Career Fairs. Read on to the article for Bob’s Grand Opening Calendar and Burlington Hiring info!

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Plaza Azteca coming to Cross Keys Gloucester Township

The Cross-Keys shopping area has more good news, as mexican restaurant Plaza Azteca is set to move into Gloucester Township. This is a full-sized establishment with alcohol, scheduled to open in 2015. Check out the full article for more details on the new eatery, and its location!

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Bellmawr’s new Super Wawa is taking shape

Bellmawr’s new Super Wawa located on Creek Rd is taking shape as the building’s steel framework in place. Plus initial roadway improvements are easing some of the pain for area residents. More images and the developer’s site plan in the full article.

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Hobby Lobby coming to Cross Keys – Gloucester Township

The latest announcement for Cross Keys in Gloucester Township is the impressive signing of Hobby Lobby, to occupy a new building which was recently approved for construction. Click the artcile link for more information on the new location, the store, Company, and their unique Corporate culture.

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Gasoline drops below $2.00 in Deptford

Deptford takes the crown as having the lowest price gas in the 42 Freeway region. Dipped below $2 over the weekend, and its now down to $1.95. Check out the full article to see were the dueling gas stations (and longer lines) are located!

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Brooklawn Diner Update from Cleary’s Notebook

Well known local news and community site, Cleary’s Notebook (CNBNews) reached out to the new owners of the Brooklawn Diner, who have spent most of 2014 doing a major redesign of the famed diner located on the Rt 130 Circles.   …

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Deptford Forman Mills Opens Today 11/21

In what has to be one of the fastest new large store openings ever, the Forman Mills located in the former Deptford K-Mart location at Clements Bridge and Rt 41.  

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Gloucester Township Premium Outlets – First walls going up

The developers of the Gloucester Township Premium Outlets are not wasting any time, as pre-fab concrete walls have started going up for the new facility.  2015 looks to be an exciting year for Gloucester Township and especially this part of…

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Deptford is HOT! Bob’s Discount Furniture

Continuing its amazing 2014, Deptford scores another win with Bob’s Discount Furniture. A little research has confirmed they are coming to Almonesson Rd. Information on the location, and a confirmation from Bob’s can be found in the article.

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Deptford Forman Mills Moving Fast

Continuing its impressive streak of new store announcements, Deptford scores another win with the planned opening of a Forman Mills store to be located in along Clements Bridge Road, close to the mall. Other details and store location are in the article link!

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Deptford’s Burlington Store Will be Open for Holidays

Well this is impressive.  Just a few short weeks ago we noticed the first sign of construction taking place at the new Burlington Store in Deptford, and according to an article at the South Jersey Times the store will be…

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Brooklawn Diner’s Bright Future

The legendary Brooklawn Diner moves closer to opening, showing off its mostly complete beautiful exterior! We were tipped to the opening by the Brooklawn Town Facebook page and went over to take a few pics. Check out the post link for an additional image.

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Opening Dates for Deptford’s HomeGoods and Ulta stores.

Deptford welcomes 2 new stores in October… and they are next to each other on Almonesson Rd, in the Barnes and Noble shopping center. Opening first is the eagerly awaited HomeGoods.  Their website store locator says the Grand Opening will…

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Burlington Coat Factory Deptford construction starting

Reported several weeks ago, The Burlington Coat Factory is coming to Deptford, and it looks like they are getting ready to start construction!   The location of the store is confirmed to be be in the old Sam’s Club location in…

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Deptford Outback open during remodeling

The Deptford outback restaurant is undergoing a remodel, while still remaining open. The location shares a building with the Bonefish Grille, which seems to be unaffected. Seems like a other positive influence from the new Christmas Tree Stores center, making…

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Pretzel Factory opens in Walmart Deptford Delsea

The first I’ve seen this… The Pretzel Factory opened yesterday inside the Deptford Walmart located on Delsea Drive (47) and Cooper St. This appears to be a full pretzel bakery store, located behind the the cash registers in an area…

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La Casa Vecchia coming to Washington Twp?

Stopped in at the Salina Wine and Liquor store on Egg Harbor Road, and noticed 2 doors down a banner for a new restaurant coming in… La Casa Vecchia coming soon. A great location for a BYOB in a quaint…

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Society of Burgers – Washington Township

A new healthier burger place opened a few months ago in Washington Township. It shares a store entrance with Salad Society in the Lazy Lanigans center, next to the clock water tower and close to “five points”.

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Bellmawr’s Mangia Bene targets Aug 24 reopening. New management

Three very nice gentleman were in Bellmawr’s recently closed Mangia Bene, preparing for a planned reopening on August 24. They recently purchased the place. While the interior will remain pretty much the same, the menu will be all theirs. “I…

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Gloucester Township Outlets Tax Incentives – The Real Deal

After my recent mega-post about Gloucester Township, it was clear that a core concern of citizens was the tax breaks.  Some thought the outlets were getting a free ride.  Some thought the schools would not get tax dollars. So I…

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Deptford HomeGoods signage up

HomeGoods Deptford takes another step closer to opening with the addition of exterior signage. Sign is also up on the entranceway.

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Featured: A Chat with Gloucester Township Mayor, Dave Mayer

For our first featured article, 42Freeway.com sits down one-on-one with Gloucester Township Mayor, Dave Mayer, with a primary focus being the exciting new Premium Outlet Center at the new College Drive exit of Rt 42.

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VIDEO: Bellmawr Creek Road Pedestrian Bridge Walkthrough

42Freeway.com is one of the first to walk the new Creek Rd pedestrian bridge in Bellmawr NJ.   As part of the 900 million dollar “Direct Connection” project to rebuild the 295/42/676 imterchange, several bridges are being rebuilt including the…

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Burlington Coat Factory coming to Deptford

South Jersey Times is reporting today that Burlington Coat Factory is moving into the mostly vacant center on Almonesson Rd, where Sam’s Club, Sports Authority and Circuit City used to be featured tenants.

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Craft House Opens Aug 1 at Williamstown’s Taylor’s location

On Friday August 1st, the Craft House opens on the Black Horse Pike at the former Taylor’s / Alpine location. The bar closed somewhat abruptly this summer so that the changeover could happen. The owners also own a large bar/restaurant…

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New IHOP in Williamstown opening soon. Hiring has started.

Along the hot Cross Keys rd corridor, a new IHOP restaurant is getting ready to open soon. Construction looks almost complete and hiring has started. Nice to see a new IHOP coming to the area as they seemed to have…

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Walls forming at Carmax Winslow

I just noticed that walls started going up at the new Carmax location in Winslow, on Cross-Keys Are directly across from the popular “Shops at Cross-Keys” and adjacent to the Atlantic City Expressway exit.

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Deptford’s Ulta moving to Barnes and Noble center also

The Deptford Ulta store located in the center behind Chili’s will soon be opening at a new location at the Barnes and Noble center, situated between David’s Bridal and the not-opened-yet HomeGoods store. Things must be progressing nicely as they are…

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Sal and Pat’s pizza opens in Bellmawr

A favorite in Gloucester City for many years, Sal and Pat’s Pizza has opened a new location in Bellmawr, taking over the old Bellmawr Pizza / Green Olives location.

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Brookawn Diner Construction moving fast

It was once the “ship” diner but most knew it as the Brooklawn Diner with it’s 24hr operation and bar license. But new owners are breathing new life into the old diner, and possibly shaking up an a crowded dining…

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Introducing 42Freeway.com

In short, 42Freeway.com is a commerce blog featuring stories on new retail developments, roadway improvements, and interesting area events all with the goal to inform and promote the towns along Rt 42.

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Deptford Pizza Hut Closing?

I noticed the Deptford Pizza Hut in the Target Shopping center has a large for-sale sign in front of the property, and a quick Google finds that the property is listed online for sale as a “former Pizza Hut” store.…

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Deptford HomeGoods Store Construction Progress

Almost as soon as Bed, Bath and Beyond moved out… Construction started on a new HomeGoods Store at the location we all know as the Barnes and Noble Center. The outside facade looks mostly ready but a quick glance through…

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41 and County House: Old House and property

This beat up old house sits at a major intersection at Rt 41 and County House rd in Deptford, directly across from Wawa. Seems like a prime location and surprising that no one has grabbed it up for development. The…

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Child Care Centers of America Construction looks impressive

A new nationally based day-care center, Child Care Centers of America, looks to be nearing completion on Barnsboro Rd. The location is next to the Sawyer’s Creek development, near County House Rd where Washington Twp, Gloucester Twp and Deptford meet.…

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