Brookawn Diner Construction moving fast

  • July 18, 2014

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 marketplace. The old Brooklawn Diner fed a full house for breakfast, dinner and the after hours crowd. It was noticeable before it's shuttering a few years ago that it was getting a little rundown. When the tax man came and…

Introducing 42Freeway.com

  • July 17, 2014

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.

Deptford Pizza Hut Closing?

  • July 17, 2014

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. The odd thing is, when I called, the store is definitely opened and the woman answering the phone had no idea if they were closing

Deptford HomeGoods Store Construction Progress

  • July 16, 2014

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 the windows shows opening could still be a ways off. No mention of the location on the website yet. Perfect timing for a store opening as one assumes they'll be ready to go for the fall and holiday shopping season

41 and County House: Old House and property

  • July 16, 2014

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 grass is well maintained. Will do some googling on this when I get back home.

Child Care Centers of America Construction looks impressive

  • July 16, 2014

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. Looks like a very impressive and large building.