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trader joes in warwick is open

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im hungry Oct 31, 2008 06:33 PM

it was a mad house this morning,wow!!all the great prosessed foods you love,and a few other great things too.ill wait a week or two to go back,once the hype is a little less,anyways were really happy to not have to drive to hyannis,woooo..........

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  1. HungryChris RE: im hungry Nov 1, 2008 04:31 AM

    It is on my itinerary for today. If only they sold wine too.... we could avoid the trips to Framingham. And since Whole Foods is just up the road, well..........
    HC

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      HungryChris RE: HungryChris Nov 1, 2008 05:45 PM

      Wow, what a madhouse that was! I had a free clementine but could not see waiting in the 30 deep checkout lines. I guess I am happy that they were so well received but could not face the crowd. We were just happy to get the heck out of there.

      HC

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        sarabean RE: HungryChris Nov 2, 2008 05:57 AM

        I'm sure glad they're here, but opening of any place is gonna be crazy. FYI, Providence's winter farmer's market is moving from as220 to the new"ish" ALCO building (valley st by the coca cola factory)..my mouth i literally watering right now over the prospect of trader joe's fishsticks..shame on me!

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          Sean RE: sarabean Nov 3, 2008 03:30 AM

          I walked in and right back out, frickin zoo! I hate when anything new opens in Warwick, it is always a spectacle. I will wait a few weeks before making another attempt.

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            Alica RE: sarabean Nov 3, 2008 04:40 AM

            Sarabean, what is the winter's farmers market? When is it?

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              Zabalburu RE: Alica Nov 3, 2008 07:34 PM

              Look here for info on the winter market:

              http://www.farmfresh.org/food/farmers...

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        susanct RE: im hungry Nov 6, 2008 03:10 AM

        Recently returned from Italy so had to do a Providence food run. I stopped at Trader Joes on the way home, thinking it would still be mobbed, and it was not at all, The lines were about two people deep. Maybe it was the time (6:00) or luck! So happy to have a TJ closer.

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          sheiladeedee RE: susanct Nov 9, 2008 11:22 PM

          Yes, I went last week and it was mobbed, but I figure that weekday evenings should not be bad. Very happy to have them close.

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