Wednesday, June 5, 2013
The supermarket is opening at the former Johnnie’s Foodmaster site in West Somerville.
A new Stop & Shop at the former Johnnie’s Foodmaster site in West Somerville will open on Friday, June 21, according to an announcement from the supermarket chain. The Stop & Shop is at 105 Alewife Brook Parkway, about three miles from the Stop & Shop at 760 Fellsway and about four miles from the new Stop & Shop at 471 Salem St., which was also a Johnnie’s Foodmaster and opened in January. Johnnie’s Foodmaster closed all 10 of its locations in November. The new Stop & Shop will be open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday through Saturday, and from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Sunday, according to the announcement. More on Medford Patch New Stop & Shop Opens in Medford [VIDEO]
Friday, January 11, 2013
Ribbon cutting ceremony held Friday morning.
Officials from both the City of Medford and Stop & Shop gathered Friday morning to celebrate the opening of the new Stop & Shop supermarket at 471 Salem St., which housed Johnnie's Foodmaster until its closure in November. Store Manager Rich Nolan said the store has many of the same amenities, including a full perishable department, that a Stop & Shop superstore would have. "This was an established footprint and we put the new format in here," Nolan said. "They did it in a relatively, remarkably fast time." City Councilors Fred Dello Russo and Rick Caraviello as well as State Rep. Paul Donato were attendance at the grand opening ceremony. Regular store hours will be 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Boston.com reported the news Monday.
Boston.com is reporting the new Stop & Shop location on Salem Street in Medford is expected to open this Friday, according to an announcement from the company. The location at 471 Salem St. was a Johnnie's Foodmaster supermarket chain until this past November, when it closed along with the all of the company's other locations. Shortly thereafter, Stop & Shop announced their plans to lease the former Foodmaster location and open a new supermarket there. According to Monday's Boston.com report, the new Stop & Shop will employ about 100 people and about 30 of them are former Johnnie's Foodmaster employees. A Stop & Shop already exists in Medford at 760 Fellsway.
Monday, January 30, 2012
Local Girl Scouts will be wrapping up January and heading into February with a host of cookie booth sales at the Stop and Shop on 760 Fellsway.
For Monday, January 30, the Girls Scouts will be at Stop and Shop from 3 until 6 p.m. The same goes for later in the week, Friday, February 3 and Monday, February 13. Medford Troop #71174 will wrap up their January/February cookie booth sales with a final day on Saturday, February 23 from 10 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Cookies are $4 a box.
Friday, December 30, 2011
From 12:30 - 4 p.m., Girl Scouts will be at the 760 Fellsway Stop & Shop selling their one-of-a-kind treats.
Medford Girl Scouts will be hosting Girl Scout cookie booth sales throughout December and January. Today, the scouts will be at the 760 Fellsway Stop & Shop from 12:30 to 4 p.m. Be sure to stop by and get your Thin Mints, Caramel deLites, Peanut Butter Patties, Shortbread, Peanut Butter Sandwiches, Lemonades, Thanks-A-Lot and Shout Outs. America’s favorite cookies are only available until March 9th!