Shop Local Saturday

 

Every Saturday, celebrate small businesses with CBS2!

These shops have worked nonstop while spreading joy to the community.

 

 

Super Pet Expo, Edison, New Jersey

 

New Jersey Convention Center
97 Sunfield Ave.
Edison, NJ 08837
For tickets or more information, CLICK HERE

Beth Hocke, Outcast Rescue
Catasauqua, PA
www.outcastrescue.org


Arks-N-Barks
541 Hwy 22 East
Whitehouse Station, NJ 08889
1-888-844-7707
https://www.arksnbarks.com/


NJ Pet Supply
1288 Hwy 33, Unit 2
Farmingdale, NJ 07727
844-275-9800
https://njpetsupply.com/


Bing’s Barkin’ Bakery
0 Ionia Ave, Staten Island, NY 10312
(718) 702-7038
https://www.bingsbarkinbakery.com/


K9 Doodie Patrol
Multiple Locations
609-817-5937
https://www.k9doodiepatrol.com/


East Hanover, New Jersey

 

Sew Jersey
36 NJ-10
East Hanover, NJ 07936
https://www.sewjersey.com/
973 585-7282


Westwood, New Jersey

 

Goldberg’s Bagels
90 Westwood Avenue
http://facebook.com/goldbergswestwood69/
201 666-9896

Watch: Howie Goldberg talks with John Elliott about the importance of supporting family owned and operated businesses.


Music Merchant
157 Westwood Avenue
www.musicmerchant.com
201 666-7777

Watch: John Schlapak of the Music Merchant talks with John Elliott about the value of shopping in person as opposed to online.


 

Stack Creamery
287 Westwood Avenue
www.stackcreamery.com
201 722-4780

Watch: CBS2’s John Elliott checks out Stack Creamery, which opened just after the start of the pandemic.


Ginger N’Cream
350 Center Avenue
www.gingerncream.com
201 666-9896

Watch: CBS2’s John Elliott speaks with Sue Bahng, the owner of Ginger N’Cream, which might be described as a department store that occupies four houses in Westwood, N.J.


Market House
172 Center Avenue
www.markethouseshoplocal.com
201 364-7671

Watch: CBS2’s John Elliott talks with Chelsea Bogart of Market House, which sells unique treasures in Westwood, N.J.


Here are some other businesses in Westwood:

www.westwoodmoviehouse.com
www.hollywoodheroes.com
www.enjoytruefood.com/westwood-market
www.huntandorchard.com


Brooklyn

 

Konditori
114 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
773-797-2118

This Swedish espresso bar has a full menu and is a popular spot in the neighborhood.


Exit9 Gift Emporium
127 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-422-7720

This gift shop works with vendors in the Tri-State Area to spread the “Shop Local” message.

Something Else on Smith
144 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-643-3204

This boutique specializes in items you probably won’t find at big department stores.

DNA Footwear
141 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-797-9701

This family-owned company sells shoes designed in Brooklyn at affordable prices.


Paisanos Butcher Shop
162 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-855-2641

This family-owned Italian butcher shop opened in 1960.


Free People, clothing boutique
113 Smith Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718-250-0050


Bloomfield, New Jersey

 

On Dec. 11, Bloomfield hosted the Bloomfield Center Holiday Hunt.  If people visited five or more local stores or made a $20 purchase, they could be entered to win some holiday prizes. Santa and an ice sculptor showed up too! For more information, CLICK HERE.


J.T. Murdoch Shoes
623 Bloomfield Ave. 
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973 748-6484
https://jtmurdoch.com/

The oldest store in Bloomfield was founded in 1888 and it’s still family owned and operated.


Civilized Nation
549 Bloomfield Ave #3301
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973 566-6600
https://civilizednationshop.com/

Bloomfield’s newest shoe store has an amazing selection of Nike and Air Jordan sneakers (sportswear too).

Jalapeno Cycling
57 Washington St.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973 743-3507
http://jalapenocycling.com

Bike supplies remain low, but this full service bike shop has great gift options.

Anthony’s Cheesecake
71 Washington St.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973 415-8885
http://anthonyscheesecake.com

Anthony’s Cheesecake features amazing cheesecake (of course) and a full menu, too. The business flooded during Ida, but the community rallied to keep it open.


Bury the Hatchet
672 Bloomfield Ave.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973 866-5337
http://burythehatchet.com

Nothing says, “Happy holidays!” like a night of ax throwing with family and friends.

Six Points Pub
574 Bloomfield Ave.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973 337-5401
http://sixpointspub.com

Six Points Pub opened in the middle of the pandemic.


Save & Rave Consignment Shop
615 Bloomfield Ave.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
862 500-1377
http://saveravenj.com/

Owner Alonya Holley sells gently loved luxury goods and her own line of original clothing.

Pharm-D Rx
312 Glenwood Ave.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973 743-3300
http://pharmd-rx.com

This independent pharmacy competes with big box stores by offering delivery services and a juice bar.

Vega Palace Jewelry
572 Bloomfield Ave.
Bloomfield, NJ 07003
973 429-0525
http://Facebook.com/vegapalacejewelry


Forest Hills

 

Aigner Chocolates
103-02 Metropolitan Ave
Forest Hills, NY 11375
http://aignerchocolates.com/

Mark Libertini, a trained pastry chef, described the challenges of running a chocolate shop and owning a small business.

Rachel Kellner discusses how she and her husband came to own Aigner Chocolates.


Wagging Tails
105-22 Metropolitan Ave
Forest Hills, NY 11375 
http://waggingtailsny.com

James, the owner of Wagging Tails, says “the purpose of having a mom and pop shop is to support the community.”


Nick’s Bistro
104-20 Metropolitan Ave
Forest Hills, NY 11375
https://www.nicksbistro.com/

At Nick’s Bistro, “We’re all partners in this. Every one of our employees is an intricate part of making this the success that it is.”

Alfred, the owner of Nick’s Bistro, says community support “was the only reason that we survived throughout the pandemic.”


JLTC
96-09B 72nd Ave
Forest Hills, NY 11375
https://www.jltc.co/

JLTC is another way to treat yourself. It’s more of a clinic than a spa, says the owner.


Brilianna Photography
105-21 Metropolitan Ave
Queens, NY 11375
http://www.briliannaphotography.com/

Cinemart Movie Theater 
106-03 Metropolitan Ave
Queens, NY 11375
https://www.cinemartcinemas.com/

Royal Collectibles
 9601 Metropolitan Ave #1
Flushing, NY 11375
https://royalcomicsnyc.com/

Eddies Sweet Shop 
105-29 Metropolitan Ave #1
Queens, NY 11375


Madison, New Jersey

 

Madison Pet Shop
26 Main Street
Madison, New Jersey
madisonpetnj.com

Madison Pet Shop has been a staple on Main Street since the ’50s.


Prima (menswear)
44 Main Street
Madison, New Jersey
primamadison.com

Prima is busier than ever now that weddings and special events postponed because of the pandemic are resuming.


Tons of Toys
64 Main Street
Madison, New Jersey
tonsoftoys.com

Despite supply chain problems, there’s no toy shortage at Tons of Toys.


Once and Again (consignment)
52 Main Street
Madison, New Jersey
shoponcenagain.com

Consignment shopping is good for the environment because it encourages the community to recycle, renew and reuse items.


Delikositas Madison (restaurant)
42 Main Street
Madison, New Jersey
delikositas.com

Arepas and empanadas are some of the most popular Colombian specialties at Delikositas Madison.


54 Main Street (restaurant)
54 Main Street
Madison, New Jersey
54mainst.net

Celtic Golf
19 Central Avenue
Madison, New Jersey
celticgolfnj.com

The Snooki Shop
52 Main Street
Madison, New Jersey
thesnookishop.com