Last year we were all surprised by the news that Canadian Coffee and Donut shop Tim Horton's was planning on coming to the White Horse Pike in Stratford NJ. This week the town of Stratford is boldly saying that construction will start within the week, and it will take 4 months to build. Article includes my rambling thoughts on Tim Horton's and coffee in our area.
Over at Franco's Place in Westmont New Jersey, you can get a Gobbler Panzarotti... yes Turkey, Stuffing and Cranberry sauce in a deliciously crisp fried panzarotti, on and pour on the Turkey gravy! This is the Original Tarantini Panzarotti... Gobbler style! Taking the Thanksgiving "Season" to a whole knew level! We have a video taste testing tour at the bottom of the article... click the image below! And if you are wondering "what is a panzarotti?"... well it's a South Jersey staple and we explain that also!
The October 22nd Monroe (Williamstown) Township Planning Board meeting will be reviewing a request to open a Medical Cannabis dispensary on the Black Horse Pike at the Berlin-Cross Keys Rd intersection, on the left side of the building which also houses Tires Plus.
Dollar Tree is moving into the recently closed Lindenwold Walgreen's, located in the corner of the massive Patco parking lot. This is a relocation of their nearby Somerdale store. Many will remember the Walgreens Patco address years ago was home to the Pufferbelly restaurant!
The Williamstown BHP Taco Bell / KFC was approved last year to be torn down and rebuilt in the center of the lot as a Taco Bell only. Last month (August) they came back to the Planning Board asking to adjust the plans to support a double lane drive-thru. The attorney for the project clearly states that the need for the change was driven by this year's Covid pandemic.
Camden County's Habitat for Humanity organization is opening their second ReStore location in Lawnside NJ, in the Shop-Rite shopping center. Specifically 10,000 sq ft of space which was previously Fashion Bug. They are targeting a product mix of new and gently used items in Home Furnishings, Home Decor and Housewares. The Oriental Palace restaurant will be ReStore's next-door neighbor.