Saturday, October 22, 2011

Shop City - Then and Now


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Teall Ave. and Grant Blvd., Syracuse.

Former tenants:

Fanny Farmer Candies
First Federal
Grants
Liggetts Rexall Drugs
Childrens Bootery
Uniroyal
HSBC
Speigals
Real estate*
Corcorans Liquor Store
Tops 'n Bottoms
Intermission
Montgomery Ward
Acme
Phillips Shoe Repair
Green Hills
Neisners
Casual Male & Female
Fabric store*
Syracuse Paint & Varnish
Ice cream*
Video arcade*
Endicott Johnson
Fays Drugs
New Domain
Ames
Peters
Grand Union
P&C (twice)
Hit or Miss
Pizza Hut
RadioShack
Record store*
Restaurant*
Payless ShoeSource
Chappells
Fotomat
National Auto Supply
Wheels Discount Auto
McCrorys
Sally Beauty Supply
Sugarplum Boutique
Sweet Chunkys BBQ
Hallmark Cards
The UPS Store
OnBank
Fleet Bank
Carrols Cinema
CinemaNational
Skaneateles Savings Bank
BSB Savings Bank
Andrays Hair Styling
Meltzers Restaurant
Shoe stores*
S&H Green Stamps Store
Country Buffet*
Rainbow Rent to Own
Eckerd
AJ Wright
D&K Stores
Nail Art
Strauss Stores
TBD
Quiznos Subs
Blimpie Subs (via Mobil)
Blockbuster
CW Price
Citizens Bank
Dots Fashions
Yummy Buffet (formerly Super King and Super Nova Chinese Buffet)
Ginga Japanese steakhouse
Antonio's to Go

Current tenants:

Tops
Smokers Choice
Marks Pizzeria
Nexes Hair Styling
China House
McDonalds
Curves
Valu Home Center
Rite Aid
Shop City Wines & Liquors
Appliance Parts
Metro PCS
M&T Bank
First Niagara
Shop City Veterinary Hospital
Fallas
Authentic Clothing & Footwear
Pawn King
Cricket
Dollar Tree
Family Dollar
Rent-a-Center
H&R Block
State Farm
Advance Auto Parts
Empire Visionworks
The Fish Cove
Atlas Chiropractic
US Coast Guard Recruiting
Mobil/Runway/Subway
City Laundromat (coming soon)
Variety Bargains (just opened)

What I wish would open there:

avenue
diBella's Subs
SECNY FCU
Family Video
Godfathers Pizza

Subject to change.
*Name TBD.

Dedicated to the memory of John Navè, "Mayor of Shop City".